SPORTS TEAM TRAINING
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7. What positions are available on the FSMTA Sports Team?
Sports Chair/Committee: This appointed position involves overall supervision of sports massage programs conducted by the Instructors and Chapter Teams; the creation and enforcement of policies and procedures pertaining to the Sports Teams and scheduling and attending all Sports Massage Committee meetings and Executive Board meetings when requested by the State President.
Sports Team Trainer: Responsible for presenting FSMTA Pre & Post Event Sports Massage Training as outlined in the FSMTA 8 hour Sports Massage Training Manual.
Chapter Sports Chair: Responsible for scheduling sporting events, coordinating fund-raising efforts and organizing other pertinent activities for the Chapter Team; this includes communicating with sports community leaders and race officials to assure all documentation, equipment and public exposure is made available.
Assistant Chapter Sports Chair: Maintain records of events, including team rosters and athlete sign-up sheets. Establish and maintain team member contact information
Team Captain: Communicate and act as spokesman between Sports Team and Chapter Chair. Is responsible for all action taken by the team on the day of an event.
Team Member: The role of a team member is to provide professional sports therapy through soft tissue manipulation, active range of motion, hydrotherapy and other duties assigned by the Coordinator.
8. What types of Sporting Events can I expect to attend after taking the FSMTA Sports Team training?
– Marathons – Triathlons – 5K runs and Sprint races – Tennis & Golf Tournaments – Football, Basketball and / or Soccer games – A.C.S. Relay for Life and / or other Charity Events -many more….
9. Who do I contact if I have other questions that are not answered here?
You may contact the State Sports Chair, Diane Forrester (813) 935-7848 Email:firstname.lastname@example.org or your local Chapter President or Chapter Sports Chair.