Press Releases & ATs in the News

NYSATA’s 4th Annual Athletic Training Recognition Week

The New York State Athletic Trainers’ Association (NYSATA) will hold its 4th annual Athletic Training Recognition Week from October 14-23, 2016 for schools and organizations across New York State to promote sports safety and honor certified athletic trainers (ATs) for their unique skill-set and athletic healthcare services.  After a successful campaign last year, NYSATA is also extending their...

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NYSATA Congratulates Newest Safe Sports School Award Honorees in NYS

The Safe Sports School Award is an NATA initiative, launched three years ago to promote sport safety and injury prevention for youth athletes, as well as athlete and parent education at the secondary school level.  As part of its events for sports safety awareness from Athletic Training Recognition Week this past fall through National Athletic Training Month (NATM) this March, the NYSATA...

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NYSATA Recognizes 2016 Award & Scholarship Winners

On Saturday, January 9, 2016, NYSATA announced and recognized the recipients of its 2016 awards and scholarships during the NY state business meeting at the eastern regional athletic training conference in Boston, MA. Two professional awards were presented to nine recipients and four undergraduate student scholarships were announced, including the unveiling of a new memorial scholarship. Read...

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Press Release: NYSATA Sponsors 3rd Annual AT Recognition Week and Unveils Funding for Safe Sports School Award

From Friday, October 9 through Sunday, October 18, 2015, the New York State Athletic Trainers’ Association (NYSATA) will hold its 3rd annual Athletic Training Recognition Week – an event to bring attention to safety in athletics and honor certified athletic trainers (ATs) for their expertise in providing premier sports health care.  As part of this year’s event, NYSATA has announced a...

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NYSATA Announces NATA Safe Sports School Award Funding!

As part of our 3rd annual Athletic Training Recognition Week, which will run 10/9/15-10/18/15, NYSATA is excited to unveil a funding program for ten NYS secondary school applicants to the NATA’s Safe Sports School Award! The Safe Sports School Award is an NATA initiative to promote youth athlete safety, injury prevention, as well as athlete and parent education among secondary schools....

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NY High School 1st in Northeast Using Mouthguard Technology as part of Concussion Management

Middletown (NY) High School announces it will be using i1 Biometrics’ Vector MouthGuards for its varsity football team to measure forces of head impacts during practice and games to aid in recognition of potential concussions.  Middletown was the nation’s first high school to test i1 Biometrics’ impact-sensing mouth guard during a pilot program in 2013 and is the first high school in the...

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