All Athletic training forms must be completed and returned to the athletic training offices BEFORE August 1, 2015. It is required that all athletes read both fact sheets that are included in the athletic training forms (sickle cell trait and concussion). Please send in copies of your insurance cards with your paperwork in addition to proof of sickle cell trait results (if you do not sign waiver). Forms can be returned by fax, email or mail to the following:
Abigail Hoard, MS, ATC, LAT, OTC
Head Athletic Trainer
31 E. Campus Dr.
Bethany, WV 26032
Office – (304)829-7239
Fax – (304)829-7290
Returning athletes: if you did not have a physical last semester, please schedule one with the health center when you return to campus. No athlete can practice without a current physical.
BASELINE CONCUSSION INSTRUCTIONS for FRESHMEN, TRANSFERS AND 1ST TIME ATHLETES
Freshmen, transfers and 1st time athletes must also take a Baseline Concussion Impact test, please review instructions above and take test before August 1.
*Please note that the Bethany College requires all Freshmen and transfers students to have a physical before the start of classes. Please use the form sent by the Bethany College for the purpose of athletic participation. Any other form or format used by your doctor’s office may not be acceptable for sports participation at Bethany College. If you are using some other physical examination form, the physical must be completed no later than 6 months prior to beginning a sport and it must state the exam is for the purpose of athletic participation for the sport in which the student will be involved. Send all physical forms to the Bethany College Student Health Center.