Technology
September 25, 2017
This article first appeared in the October 2017 issue of Training & Conditioning. When a baseball player collapsed on the diamond at Benton (Ark.) High School last spring, an emergency action plan was activated within seconds, and the young man’s life was saved. Heroes included medical personnel, coaches, and administrators—as well as an app on their cell phones.
Strength and Conditioning
September 25, 2017
This article first appeared in the October 2017 issue of Training & Conditioning. Sombor, Serbia is not a place you would expect to see an NBA rising star training with one of the league’s top strength and conditioning coaches. But that’s exactly what happened this past summer. To keep Denver Nuggets center Nikola Jokic on top of his offseason workouts, the team’s Strength and Conditioning Coach at the time, Steve Hess, MEd, MATS, spent 11 days in the player’s hometown, helping the 22-year-old build strength and improve his nutrition.
Leadership
September 25, 2017
This article first appeared in the October 2017 issue of Training & Conditioning. Many athletic trainers like to take on new challenges. John Chandler, MA, LAT, ATC, is one of them, and in 2001, he made the leap from Head Athletic Trainer at Coe College to Athletic Director. He went on to lead the NCAA Division III program to more than 40 championships in the Iowa Intercollegiate Athletic Conference and oversaw several significant facility renovations and construction projects.
Technology
September 25, 2017
This article first appeared in the October 2017 issue of Training & Conditioning. If only athletic trainers could look beneath the skin and see athletes’ muscle patterns in action, they would know which players had an edge—and which were facing the potential for injury. With new technology from a University of Virginia startup, athletic trainers might soon be able to do just that.
Leadership
September 25, 2017
There is no time for turf wars between athletic trainers and EMS when an athlete’s safety hangs in the balance. Here’s how you can work together seamlessly with your local crew. This article first appeared in the October 2017 issue of Training & Conditioning. By Aimee Brunelle
Company News
September 21, 2017
Our innovative flooring systems offer superior shock absorption, reducing stress on the joints and bones. This will help keep users injury-free. Our resilient sports floors allow your athletes to train for peak performance, whatever their goal. These surfaces are also durable and long-lasting, reducing the lifetime cost of the facility.

Pages

Stay at the Top of Your Game!
x
Receive articles like this by signing up for our newsletters