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Web Exclusives
July 30, 2015
Among the technological advances being used by the U.S. national field hockey team at the Pan-American Games are training trackers and special compression socks.
Sports Medicine
July 29, 2015
Ryan Shockey, Head Athletic Trainer at Olivet College, has been named Interim Athletic Director at the school, and plans to continue handling his sports medicine duties.
Sports Medicine
July 29, 2015
With summer workouts now in full swing, this article from Training & Conditioning looks at heat acclimization tips to keep your athletes safe. The article is part of T&C's "Digital Guide to Heat Stress Prevention," an interactive tool containing important information about heat stress illnesses, risks and prevention, along with product solutions from leading heat stress prevention companies. It’s a great resource to share with coaches, players, and parents.
Sports Medicine
July 29, 2015
This article from Training & Conditioning looks at definitions of exertional heat illnesses and methods for avoiding and treating them. The article is part of T&C's "Digital Guide to Heat Stress Prevention," which contains important information about heat stress illnesses, risks and prevention. It also features product information from leading heat stress prevention companies.
Strength and Conditioning
July 27, 2015
Following a number of players suffering torn pectoral muscles, some of whom required season-ending surgery, the Minnesota Vikings took a look at their lifting program and made some changes.
Strength and Conditioning
July 27, 2015
Training & Conditioning is pleased to bring you the first installment of our Digital Guide to Strength and Conditioning! Containing seven specific exercises to use in training your athletes, the guide features text and a video showing each exercise being performed. Here, we provide tips on troubleshooting squat technique.
Strength and Conditioning
July 27, 2015
Training & Conditioning is pleased to bring you the first edition of our Digital Guide to Strength and Conditioning! Containing seven specific exercises to use in training your athletes, the guide features text and a video showing each being performed. Here, we look at three cues that are, perhaps, a bit unusual but can quickly clean up deadlift form. They are “pull the sternum to the back wall,” “squeeze oranges under the armpits,” and “grab the floor with the toes.” Each one fixes common flaws that we’ll briefly describe.
Strength and Conditioning
July 23, 2015
New BYU strength coach Frank Wintrich treats recovery as seriously as working out, giving players a week off for every two weeks in the weightroom.
Sports Medicine
July 21, 2015
Coach education and contact restrictions are both effective tools in reducing injury rates among youth football players, according to a recent study.
Nutrition
July 20, 2015
A North Carolina State University nutritionist is helping a men’s basketball player maintain strength and energy levels during off-season workouts while the athlete fasts for the Islamic month of Ramadan.
Sports Medicine
July 16, 2015
A little known condition in female athletes might also be one of the most common: stress urinary incontinence (SUI). One study finds that 25 to 28 percent of high school and collegiate female athletes have reported SUI, which is defined by the involuntary leaking of urine during exercise. 
Web Exclusives
July 15, 2015
A new study has found that the major cause of concussions in high school soccer players is contact with another player, not contact with the ball. The study, which used data from 2005 to 2014 from a large national sample, gives support to those who oppose banning headers in high school soccer.
Sports Medicine
July 13, 2015
Athletes showing signs of acute hyponatremia should be treated based on the severity of their neurological symptoms instead of lab-measured blood sodium levels. 
Web Exclusives
July 9, 2015
In college, Brian Zettler was told by one of his professors that he wasn’t “athletic training material.” Now he’s the Head Athletic Trainer for the Utah Jazz.
Web Exclusives
July 8, 2015
After making its pre-participation evaluations (PPEs) electronic three years ago, Stanford University now has a treasure trove of information on injuries and recovery times.
Technology
July 6, 2015
At the University of Notre Dame, Strength Coach Paul Longo is asking athletes to wear a watch that can track their sleep, heart rate, and other data.  
Strength and Conditioning
July 2, 2015
Clemson Strength Coach Adam Smotherman stars in a funny video about his preparations for the 2015 football season.
Web Exclusives
July 1, 2015
A University of Michigan football player claims he was pressured to give up his senior season for medical reasons, even though he is fit to play.
Strength and Conditioning
June 15, 2015
New Indiana University men's basketball strength coach Lyonel Anderson is looking to bring hot yoga, oxygen masks, and a sand pit to Hoosier workouts.
Sport-specific
May 16, 2015
By grouping players’ in-season training regimens according to their physical development and role on the team, the strength coach for University of Virginia men’s basketball helps each athlete reach his peak.
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