Youth Athletics

Dr. Booker on the College Athletic Scholarship Scandal

It’s counter-intuitive, but the college athletic scholarship scandal could lift the reputation of universities like Wake Forest. “If the involved parents in the scandal deemed the universities desirous enough to get that desperate to get their child to be admitted, it likely sends a message to others to check out what Wake Forest offers overall, …

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A Pro Contract for a 13 Year Old? What’s the Game Plan?

Soccer player Olivia Moultrie has signed a multiyear endorsement deal with Nike and a representation pact with sports agency Wasserman Media Group, according to The New York Times. That’s great for her, assuming that she’s still able to play when she’s older, like age 16. Olivia has trained with some of Europe’s biggest clubs, and …

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The Capitol Rehab Sequence Youth Injuries Edition

And just like that, it’s 2019! This will be a very big year for all of our Friends of Capitol Rehab.  In 1964, when then-Cassius Clay defeated Sonny Liston, Clay famously exclaimed, “I Shook Up The World!” We at Capitol Rehab have plans to shake up the world! But first, a story: A friend was telling …

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Soccer player lying injured on the field.

Prevent ACL or Hamstring Injuries, Share a Holiday Recipe

December already? Where did the year go? It has been quite a busy one, and everyone at the office is grateful for all of our clients, but I’m going to go a little off script here in terms of counting our blessings so that I can mention something not very “holidayish.” Likewise, I should also …

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Back to School: Get Into the School-Year Routines

Wow, does it feel like the summer just flew by? Although I can’t believe it’s already the start of the school year, I am eager for the fall to arrive, when the kids return to their school-year routines, and the rest of us are able to resume a little more normalcy. The September newsletter is …

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March Madness Is in the Air, and Capitol Rehab Has Bracket Fever

It’s March and that means one thing — yes, Capitol Rehab’s 22nd anniversary serving our patients — but more so, it’s time for March Madness! This year, Capitol Rehab is doing a March Madness bracket pool with prizes going to participants with the most successful brackets. It’s simple, fun, and FREE, so click here to sign …

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Jacob Copelands mom walking out

It’s All About Jacob Copeland’s Mom … Not

Parents of young athletes are highly invested in the success of their children. But the line between investment and self-fulfillment can easily become blurred. At the college signing day of top 40 college football recruit Jacob Copeland, Jacob’s mom walked out of her son’s proud moment after he chose The University of Florida over his …

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