WINCHESTER, VA – August 19, 2019 – Blue Ridge United is proud to announce a working agreement with local physical therapy clinic, PRO Motion Physical Therapy, as part of its initiative to provide a full performance environment for its players.
Blue Ridge United Chairman, Dan Lill, had this to say, “Our Club is excited to continue to create the best overall experience for our players that provides both top notch play and training. Blue Ridge United has now developed a relationship with PRO Motion in Winchester that will offer our athletes access to designated on-site injury assessments with athletic trainers and a pathway to rehabilitation if warranted. PRO Motion’s services, along with our current ImPACT baseline concussion protocols, will be important player resources to help identify injuries earlier and allow for safer return to play.”
This partnership will provide Blue Ridge United players a variety of services including the following:
- On-Site Injury Screening
- Athletic Trainer Coverage For Game Days
- Preferred Scheduling For Treatment At PRO Motion Physical Therapy
- Assistance With Club Concussion Protocol
- Injury Treatment And Prevention Education For Coaches, Parents and Players
Dual credentialed athletic trainers and physical therapists John Hunt, Jacob Manley and Brad Dinklocker will be providing sports medicine services for Blue Ridge United. Each of them has experience working with athletes of all ages, sports, and levels from youth to professional sports.
Director of Sports Performance at Pro Motion, John Hunt, says "We're excited about the opportunity to partner with Blue Ridge United and to continue to build on the solid foundation within the association. We believe our injury prevention, recognition, evaluation and treatment programs will assist in the overall sports medicine care of the athletes. We look forward to serving you and keeping you healthy."
This agreement demonstrates Blue Ridge United’s commitment to the well-being of its players. By educating players, parents and coaches within the Club, Blue Ridge United sets itself above the rest in regards to keeping players healthy and on the field!
Details on injury screening dates and educational meetings will be released throughout the year.
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Blue Ridge United is a Not-For-Profit youth soccer organization located in Frederick County, VA. Founded in 1977, we currently offer programming for players ages 3 to 18. We strive to offer an inclusive environment where all players can achieve their goals by offering Recreational and Travel teams and programs throughout the year. Blue Ridge United is a member Club of Virginia Youth Soccer Association (VYSA) and US Youth Soccer (USYS).