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NATM YouTube Video Contest WINNER!
March was National Athletic Training Month (NATM) and to celebrate, the CATA hosted the 4th Annual CATA NATM YouTube Video Contest. Athletic Trainers were invited to create a promotional video for the profession of Athletic Training encompassing this year’s theme, ”Athletic Trainers Save Lives.”
And the winner is…
Patrick Kelly, ATC from Los Gatos High School!!
Congratulations Patrick, and thank you to those who participated!
Below are the 3 previous winners.
6th Annual Bailey-Arnheim Games on Saturday, April 28th hosted by CSULB’s Sports Medicine Club
The “Bailey-Arnheim Games” are held in honor of the late Dan Bailey and Daniel D. Arnheim. This one-day event is a chance for athletic training students to represent their respective schools and programs and apply their knowledge and skills while competing in eight events geared toward preparing them for the BOC Exam. The events will require skills in evaluation of injuries, taping, teamwork, problem solving, and other subjects of Athletic Training Education Program curricula.
In addition to the games, the students will attend and participate in workshops and lectures given by working professionals and educators. Also, they will be given the opportunity to network with professionals and peers without the high registration fees of conventions and conferences.
Please join us for the 6th Annual Bailey-Arnheim Games (BAGs) on Saturday April 28th, 2012 at California State University, Long Beach. For more information about the event and registration, please contact Chelsea McGee at email@example.com. See you all there!
Thank you to those who attended the
Walk for Thought Hosted by CATA in Fullerton
The Walk for Thought at Craig Park in Fullerton was very well attended last Saturday, and even though it was pouring rain, supporters continued to show up and have a great time!
Special thanks to Lauren Forsyth for all her hard work organizing such a great event! Thank you also to Chapman University ATEP, Rio Hondo Sports Medicine Club, Long Beach State ATEP, University of La Verne ATEP, Cal Baptist University and CSUF ATEP for showing such strong support in spite of the weather.
The Walk for Thought is the Brain Injury Association of California’s (BIACAL) largest awareness and fundraising campaign. All registrants are encouraged to actively raise funds to help support the ongoing efforts of BIACAL and the California Athletic Trainers’ Association so they may continue to provide programs and services in their respective communities.
Even though the event is over, you can still donate towards the cause!
Saint Francis High School Annual Sports Medicine Competition
Saint Francis will again hold its Sports Medicine Competition on Saturday April 21, 2012 in La Canada. The competition, endorsed by the CATA, brings students together from all over California to test their skills and knowledge in the field of Sports Medicine and Athletic Training. For more details and to register, please click here or contact Eli Hallak at firstname.lastname@example.org