SOURCE: National Athletic Trainers’ Association (NATA)
Results suggest a need for collegiate athletic programs to evaluate existing model of care to ensure student athlete safety
LAS VEGAS, NV – A new survey of college and university athletic trainers shows that 51.73% of their collegiate-level sports programs follow the NCAA-legislated independent medical model of care. In addition, 76.26% of respondents feel they have medical autonomy – the unchallengeable authority to determine medical management of athletes. The survey was conducted by theNational Athletic Trainers’ Association’s (NATA) Intercollegiate Council for Sports Medicine (ICSM). Results were presented at a press briefing today during NATA’s 70th Clinical Symposia in Las Vegas.
Co. Springs, Colorado (June 25, 2019) – USA Synchro, the national governing body for synchronized swimming, announces an exciting partnership with TeachAids, a nonprofit leader in global education innovation. Together, the two organizations hope to promote athlete safety through TeachAids’ CrashCourse concussion education.
Tech-Forward Approach, Dynamic Design and “Body Positivity” Mission Positions Value-Based Fitness Concept for Accelerated Franchise Expansion
NEW YORK – Blink Fitness (Blink), a premium-quality, value-based fitness concept that creates an unmistakable and incomparable Feel Good ExperienceTM, announced today a focused franchise initiative targeting key U.S. markets. The strategy hones in on six attractive regions, including Charlotte, Dallas-Fort Worth, Phoenix, Raleigh, Las Vegas and Kansas City.
Doug Cotter Will Fill the Role, Bringing Decades of Experience as an Elite Sales Executive
Cincinnati, OH – June 20, 2019 – LSI Industries Inc., (NASDAQ:LYTS), a leading U.S.-based manufacturer of outdoor and indoor lighting and graphics for commercial, industrial, and multi-site retail applications announced today that it has named a new National Sales Manager for retail national accounts. Doug Cotter will fill the role.
SOURCE: National Federation of State High School Associations (NFHS)
INDIANAPOLIS, IN (June 24, 2019) — The National Federation of State High School Associations (NFHS) will conduct its 100thSummer Meeting June 28-July 2 in its hometown of Indianapolis, Indiana. It will be the first Summer Meeting in Indianapolis and the first in Indiana since the 1966 conference in French Lick. The meeting will be held at the JW Marriott in downtown Indianapolis.
Professional sports league prioritizes first-of-its-kind athlete recovery initiative
Irvine, Calif. – June 20, 2019 – HYPERICE, a leading performance technology company known for its recovery and mobility devices used by the world’s most elite athletes, today announces a partnership with the recently debuted Premier Lacrosse League (PLL) to deliver an innovative athlete recovery initiative designed to improve health and performance. PLL recently disrupted the entire lacrosse community by bringing together 160 of the world’s best players on six lacrosse clubs with an aim at pioneering a new future for the sport. Hyperice and PLL believe this health and wellness partnership will enhance player performance, extend player career longevity and reduce injuries league-wide.
Seattle, WA — June 20, 2019 —Precor®, the company that has revolutionized the fitness industry with its mix and match portfolio of cardio equipment for health clubs and fitness facilities, announced this week that it has reached a new milestone with its networked fitness consoles. As of June 2019, Precor had surpassed 100,000 networked units in more than 7700 facilities in 98 countries. Since 2009, Precor has experienced steady growth in the number of facilities requiring a greater level of connection, and this milestone serves as a strong indicator that connectivity is here to stay.
The PURELL® brand offers a holistic solution that reduces germs in athletic training rooms
AKRON, Ohio (June 2019) – GOJO, the inventor of PURELL® hand sanitizer and a global leader in hand hygiene solutions, is launching the “PURELL SOLUTION for Athletic Facilities” at the upcoming National Association of Collegiate Directors of Athletics (NACDA) conference in Orlando and the National Athletic Trainer Association (NATA) conference in Las Vegas.