USA Field Hockey, the National Governing Body responsible for the sport of field hockey in the United States, announces a partnership with TeachAids to help improve the safety of the sport for youth athletes.

The CrashCourse content will be available on the USA Field Hockey website, and athletes will be able to earn a Certificate for completing the education program. 

“As a coach, the safety and well-being of my athletes is a top priority,” Tara Danielson, Head Coach of Stanford Women’s Field Hockey and Athletic Advisor to CrashCourse by TeachAids, explains in a media release. “I’m proud of USA Field Hockey for their efforts to bring compelling education to our youth field hockey players.” 

“We are proud to join forces with TeachAids to foster better understanding surrounding concussions amongst our athletes,” states Simon Hoskins, Executive Director of USA Field Hockey.

The CrashCourse curriculum will be instituted throughout USA Field Hockey’s programs nationwide via its website. The program is also available for free.

[Source: Kafka Media Group]