July 20th, 2009

Great River Health Systems will present a free clinic for coaches at all levels from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 4, in the Nike Room at Great River Medical Center, 1221 S. Gear Ave., West Burlington.

Clinic speakers are orthopedic surgeon Theron Jameson, D.O., from Great River Orthopedic Specialists, and certified athletic trainers and rehabilitation professionals from Great River Center for Rehab and Clinics. Former Iowa Hawkeye and current NBA player Ryan Bowen will be the luncheon speaker.

Clinic topics:

  • Basic and sports-specific stretching
  • Concussions
  • Nutrition for athletes
  • Recognizing injuries
  • Shoulder injuries

Registration is required. Participants will receive one renewal activity for coaching authorization. For more information or to register for the clinic, please call Great River Corporate Education at (319) 768-4070.