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A certified Athletic Trainer is present at the Field House for all Gold Crown Events! 

 

Meet Amber Craft
Gold Crown Athletic Trainer

 

Youth Sports Resources

 

What it’s like to get a concussion – Find out from kids who have experienced one and hear what to expect during the healing process.

Sports Dehydration Safety Tips – To keep kids in top shape for sports, it’s important for them to stay hydrated by drinking plenty of fluids.

Stretching For Athletes – Stretching boosts muscle flexibility, range of motion and it minimizes the chance of injuries. Learn more.

Sport Specialization – One or One Too Many? – Expert opinion on the highly debated topic. 

Signs of a Concussion in Young Athletes – What are the red flags in a possibly concussion injury?

Overtraining Burnout in Young Athletes   – In your child’s quest to be a  great athlete, how far is too far?

Parent Resources

 

What it means to be covered by a Children’s Hospital Colorado Athletic Trainer    -KSI Study Findings

Why To Eat Dinner As A Family – We are all busy, read how you can accomplish family dinners. 

How To Be a Positive Parent of a Young Athlete – Here are some tips for being an encouraging and supportive and fan of your child.

Teens and Technology –  How do find a healthy technology balance for your teen.

Health and Nutrition

 

General Nutrition for Athletes – What are 5 nutrition truths you need to know? 

Get Your Child to Drink Water – 11 creative ways to keep your child hydrated.

Healthy School Lunches – Energy packed lunches your kids will actually like. 

Congratulations to our 2017 Children’s Hospital Colorado Sportsmanship Award winners!

 

These campers were selected by their camp coach for leading their team in sportsmanship, attitude and overall hard work during their respective summer camp. Way to go!