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Featured Clinic: Sports Performance Training

(From the May 2016 Issue of MedStat)

As a leader in the prevention and treatment of injuries for student-athletes, Nationwide Children’s Sports Medicine can help student-athletes take their game to the next level. The new Sports Performance Training program is designed to help athletes achieve their performance goals, reduce their risk for injury and propel them to long-term athletic success and enjoyment.

The program is designed for student-athletes, grades 6-12, who are healthy or returning from injury. The program is ideal for:

  • One-sport athletes (who run a greater risk of developing overuse injuries)
  • Athletes returning from injury
  • Athletes seeking to maximize their athletic ability

Experts offer age-appropriate and individualized training designed to build functional, durable athletes. Sessions include:

  • Mobility/flexibility
  • Core stability
  • Acceleration/top speed
  • Strength and power
  • Recovery techniques
  • Education regarding the importance of nutrition and sleep

For more information, call (614) 355-6098, email or visit

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