Can you say with confidence that you know what athletic trainers actually do on a day-to-day basis? Do you know in which aspects Athletic Trainers are trained and skilled? As an Athletic Trainer, it is common to hear phrases and sayings multiple times that, in fact, are not correct. It is important for athletic trainers to advocate for ourselves as coaches and athletes are more commonly just misinformed. Follow the hashtag #falsefacts throughout the day starting at 9:00AM Eastern Time with #falsefacts about athletic training. Join the conversation by using the hashtag. We will post a summary on the blog tomorrow. Happy posting!
We are graduate students in the Indiana State University Post-Professional Athletic Training Education Program.