As student-athletes, coaches and support staff return to prepare for football, equipment managers are already on the scene getting it all ready to go.
A little-known tax law identifying coaches’ apparel as fringe benefits may expose the majority of universities to hefty fines and new taxation.
For football coaches and equipment managers, understanding the role a solid software system can play in your program is paramount.
Trinity’s Quin Patterson stays continuously educated, deftly manages people and budget resources and willingly embraces new equipment and tech.
As the need to better protect student-athletes intensifies across all sports, the role of custom-fit helmets, shoulder pads and footwear continues its expansion.
Whether it’s helmets custom-fit to each player, shoulder pads, shoes or any other equipment, custom equipment leads to better performance and safety.
Part of preparing for the season is preparing for the end of the season. Your equipment manager can help you finish strong and prepare for the coming year.
Equipment managers must build relationships with athletes, pay special attention to their history, and leverage innovative equipment to increase safety.
Whether it’s practice or a game, University of Wisconsin Badgers equipment manager Sam Wrobel is responsible for making sure the team has what it needs.
The No. 1 rule for football coaches at every level of the game doesn’t show up in your typical rulebook. The rule is, keep your players safe.
For the 2018 season, Kevin Kelley and the Pulaski Academy decided to take a hard look at new helmets for the entire football program. Here’s what happened.
Leo Boese’s rules on equipment usage are hard and fast, and he expects student-athletes to follow them. But he must remain steadfast in educating players.
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