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Youth Sports Safety Week

Youth Sports Safety Week offers opportunities for learning, pre-sports physicals and concussion testing.
Read below to find the event that's best for you. All events are free.**

Concussion Testing November 17, 2018

ATHLETES:

CONCUSSION BASELINE TESTING:
Open to youth, middle and high school athletes aged 12 and up. Testing with C3 Logix iPad platform will establish baselines for your child's balance and brain function. If s/he later has a concussion, we can retest at our
Free Injury Drop-In Clinic to identify when performance on those tests is back to his/her normal.
Saturday, November 17, 2018, 10 am - 2 pm,
at the Safe Sports drop-in clinic at 35 Kosciuszko St in Manchester

To sign up for a testing time slot

To watch a brief video about C3 Logix testing Click here to register

If you would like to volunteer to help with C3 Logix testing,
Click here to register.

CPR for Coaches November 15, 2018 (5:30–7:30pm)

COACHES:

CPR/AED CLASS:
Thursday, November 15th from 5:30-7:30pm. Sudden cardiac arrest is the leading cause of death among young athletes. This CPR/AED class can help YOU make the difference between life and death! The class is limited to the first 30 participants.
CPR/AED Training will be held at the Safe Sports drop-in clinic located at 35 Kosciuszko Street, Manchester.

To register for this class

(**Note: The class is free. If you require a certification card, there is a $20 fee. This is the fee charged by our American Heart Association Instructor Organization.)

 

Nutrition Workshop November 13, 2018 (6 - 7pm)

PARENTS, ATHLETES & COACHES: NEW LOCATION

NUTRITION FOR PERFORMANCE AND HEALTH WORKSHOP:
Fueling our body foods that make us feel great and energized is important for optimal health and athletic performance. Every time we eat, we are either feeding disease or fighting it. Learn about: Right food, Right Amount of Food, Right Time and Combinations of Food and Fueling for Activity. Parents, athletes and coaches are invited to attend this workshop to ask questions to a Briana Bruinooge, a Registered Dietitian for expert sports-related nutrition advice. The class will be held at The Derryfield, 625 Mammoth Rd. in Manchester. Those interested in attending this Free lecture are invited to

Briana is a Registered Dietitian Nutritionist. She has a strong background in fitness training through her AFAA/NASM and has 400+ sports nutrition hours working for the Minnesota Twins Baseball Organization. Her specialties include: performance nutrition for athletes, weight management, meal planning, motivation/ goal setting and positive body image awareness.

Sports Physicals in partnership with ExpressMED

ATHLETES:

SPORTS PHYSICALS:
Safe Sports Network is partnering with ExpressMED to offer FREE SPORTS PHYSICALS DURING YOUTH SPORTS SAFETY WEEK.

Physicals are available throughout the week by appointment at the downtown Manchester ExpressMED only.

To learn more about the sports physicals offered by ExpressMED located at 35 Kosciuszko Street, Manchester, please call (603) 627-8053

 

Use the links above or call us to sign up for the event that's best for you! 603-627-9728 or email Amy Hollingworth: amy@nhmi.net