Submitted by Chris on Wed, 07/01/2015 - 18:52
Cheerleading is an increasingly popular sport. Along with the increase in participation comes an increase in injuries. Cheerleading has one the highest rates of injury in high school female athletes. One of the most common injuries we see are concussions.
Submitted by Chris on Fri, 05/22/2015 - 08:01
Goal setting is one of the most important tools an athlete can use to increase performance. Every athlete has a goal but the best athletes use goal setting in a systematic way to guide them to success.
Submitted by Chris on Fri, 05/08/2015 - 08:35
The following blog was submitted by Compete Sports Performance and Rehab's Strength Coach AJ Rafter.
Submitted by Chris on Wed, 03/25/2015 - 11:27
Sports and performance psychologists, mental performance coaches and sports coaches are always looking for the best ways to help athletes perform at their peak levels when the time calls for it. A major way
Submitted by Chris on Fri, 03/13/2015 - 08:22
BOX LATERAL HOPS TO SINGLE LEG DECELERATION
Changing direction is a primary skill in almost every sport. The ability to accelerate and decelerate at sudden times is essential and the foundation to explosive strength. Many injuries occur during these explosive movements of acceleration and deceleration; therefore, learning proper form during training will assist in training your body to proper form.
Submitted by Chris on Tue, 02/24/2015 - 11:48
Once your athlete is a diagnosed by a Physician as having a concussion, what are the next steps? Hopefully, your Physician is experienced with sports related concussions and will give you guidelines as to what you can do and what you cannot do. “Often physical and cognitive rest
Submitted by Chris on Wed, 01/14/2015 - 09:19
Over the last ten years, concussions have become a hot topic in youth and professional sports and for just cause. The media is constantly showing violent hits in the NFL, NHL and other sports and the results of the hits are being shown more and more.
Submitted by Chris on Thu, 11/20/2014 - 17:52
Purpose behind the Boot:
Rehabilitative boots are a form of lower extremity bracing. The job of the boot is to restrict the movement of the joint.
Submitted by Chris on Sat, 08/23/2014 - 10:05
Good shoulder mobility can not only improve shoulder function, but also improve performance and limit injuries. This post gives you two simple exercises that can help you increase your shoulder mobility.
Submitted by Ben Torres ATC on Tue, 06/17/2014 - 21:39
Listen to Chris' interview on the Women's World Football Show as he discusses ACL injuries and its impact on athlete's lives!