In this episode, Marty and Bill are joined by two young leaders in the world of youth sports safety, Ian McGinnis and Ellis Mair. Ian currently serves as the Director of Health and Participant Safety at NXTsports. Ellis co-founded Go4Ellis, the largest open marketplace for finding Athletic Trainers and finding per diem work. Topics discussed include their background in athletics, concussions, being or working with an injured athlete, taking care of your teammates, and significant advice for parents, coaches and program administrators.
Click here for Ian's podcast recommendation as referenced in the episode and click here for Ellis's website recommendation!
The More Than a Club The Podcast was founded by longtime educators and lacrosse fanatics, Marty Kupprion and retired PA Hall of Fame Coach, Bill Leahy. Join them every other Tuesday as they focus on engaging different perspectives from the world of youth sports.
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