Specialists from the Sports Medicine & Performance Center recently shared information about player safety and injury prevention at the Chiefs Women’s Mini Camp The University of Kansas Hospital Training Complex. The event was co-hosted by USA Football. Nearly 200 women attended to learn information that they can pass on to their children and other family members. Hear what participants and attendees had to say about the camp and lessons learned from the event.
KCTV 5 News co-anchor Ellen McNamara, master of ceremonies for the camp, describes the goals of the event and impact it has on the women who attend.
As a mother of two boys that play football, Brandy Garcia from Overland Park, Kansas, took part to learn what her boys go through when they are on the field to help keep them safe and healthy.
Steven St. John
For Steven St. John, radio personality at Sports Radio 810 WHB in Kansas City, information and education about safety and playing tackling football is extremely important, regardless of the level of competition, and is something that hits home for him.