This award is given to an athletic trainer whose work and contributions have significantly impacted the field of Sports Medicine or Rehabilitation for athletes.
Know of a deserving individual? Award Nominations are March 1-15.
Nominations are accepted online between March 1-15 of each year for the High School Strength and Conditioning Coach of the Year, William J. Kraemer Outstanding Sport Scientist, Sports Medicine/Rehabilitation Specialist, Personal Trainer, Nutritional Research, Educator of the Year and Terry J. Housh Young Investigator award. Voting will be online between May 1-15. These awards are presented at the July National Conference.
Nominations are accepted online between September 1-15 of each year for the Professional, College and College Assistant Strength and Conditioning Coach of the Year Awards. Note: Nominees must hold the RSCC distinction. Voting will be online between November 1-15. These awards are presented at the January Coaches Conference.
Congratulations to our 2013 Winner, Terry Grindstaff, PhD, PT, ATC, SCS, CSCS,*D!
Past Award Recipients Include:
2012 - John P. McCarthy, PhD, CSCS,*D, FNSCA
2011 - Greg Myer, PhD, CSCS
2010 - Scott E. Lawrance, CSCS
2009 - Danny McMillian, DPT, CSCS
2008 - Jaynie Bjornaraa, PhD, MPH, PT, CSCS,*D
2007 - Dan Wathen, CSCS,*D, NSCA-CPT,*D, FNSCA
2005 - David Potach, CSCS,*D, NSCA-CPT,*D
2004 - Jeff Falkel, CSCS,*D
2003 - Todd Ellenbecker, CSCS
2002 - Jeff Fahrenbruch, MPT, CSCS,*D
2001 - Donald Chu, PhD