Visiting Team Information

Courtesy: Rider Sports Information
Release: March 13, 2013
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Athletic Training - Visiting Team Information

To: The Visiting Team Athletic Trainer
From: Rider Office of Sports Medicine

The Bronc Athletic Training Staff would like to formally welcome you and your team to Rider University.

The athletic training room will be open approximately two hours prior to competition and will remain open for 30-60 minutes after completion. Our athletic training facility is located in Alumni Gymnasium (Building 2 on the campus map).

In the event that your team is competing at any of the outdoor athletic fields, they will need to plan accordingly to have any athletic training needs taken care of at the training room.

Pertinent Medical Information

Head Athletic Trainer
Tim Lengle, MA, ATC
Office: 609-896-5052
Cell: 609-209-0763

Assistant Athletic Trainer
Henry Minarick, MS, ATC
Office: 609-896-5052
Cell: 609-209-1491

Assistant Athletic Trainer
Karen Vassalluzzo, MEd, ATC
Office: 609-896-5052
Cell: 609-209-1529

Assistant Athletic Trainer
Gina Dain, MA, ATC
Office: 609-896-5052
Cell: 609-209-0441

Athletic Training Room Fax

Team Physician
Sean Cook, MD

Capital Health Systems- Hopewell 609-303-4000
Capital Health Systems- Fuld 609-394-6000

The following services will be available upon your visit:
1. Water and cups
2. Injury ice and bags
3. Modalities: whirlpool, hydrocollator, electrical stimulation, ultrasound
4. Emergency equipment, including AED on-site
5. EMS available

If your team is traveling without a Certified Athletic Trainer:

1. Notify the Rider University athletic training staff ahead of time via e-mail or phone.
2. Electrical modalities will not be provided unless your team travels with a Certified Athletic Trainer or an Athletic Training Student travels with your team with appropriate documentation and instructions.
3. Ensure that your team travels with the appropriate supplies for taping and wound care.
4. Please ensure your coaches have copies of the student-athlete insurance and contact information so that it may be available in the event of an emergency.

We hope that this letter will answer any questions that you may have concerning the safety and medical care of your student-athletes. Please do not hesitate to contact a member of the athletic training staff with any questions.

We look forward to your team's visit and wish you the best of luck for a successful, injury free season.

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