Hawaii Athletic Trainer Speaks Volumes About Concussion Protocols

A couple seasons back we were lucky enough to travel to the State of Hawaii and the gorgeous Island of Hawaii.  While we were there we visited a few schools to look at their football teams and how they operate.  And we found some great kids and … [Read more...]

BrainChampions.org On ESPN The Fan To Discuss CTE, Youth Football, and Junior Seau

This was not a fun phone call to make.  But we are thankful to have had a chance for our Dirk Knudsen to call in and talk with the 1080 The Fan Radio Personalities Isacc Ropp and "Big Suke" AKA Jason Scukanec to talk about CTE, the Death of Junior … [Read more...]

Football Injuries Top Trauma-Related Deaths Among Young Athletes

Another study has been released and to no surprise it finds alarming statistics when it comes to the injury and death of high school football players. BrainChampions.org was the first group to cry out for help some three years ago on the issue of … [Read more...]

New York Concussion Law Not Even a Good Start

A new law in New York is up for a final consideration by Governor Andrew Cuomo.  Under the bill, students who got concussions would be removed immediately from athletic activities. They would not be able to return until they were without symptoms for … [Read more...]

Tracy Yatsko Joins BrainChampions In Girls Concussion Effort

We are so pleased that we added a new member to our growing family of founders who have been personally hurt and forever changed as a result of concussion and traumatic brain injury they suffered while pursuing their sport.   Tracy will be working … [Read more...]