Monday July 6, 2009

Belhaven College (MS): We are hearing that Southern Miss grad assistant Garrett Rayborn has accepted the head strength position at Belhaven College.

University of Virginia: Internship Program – The University of Virginia Strength & Conditioning Department is accepting applications for the position of Football Performance Intern for the Fall and Spring semesters. The successful candidate will be required to schedule and maintain a minimum of 20 hours per week with the strength & conditioning department. The program is designed for undergraduate students and the post bachelor professional looking for experience working with elite athletes in a scientifically based and innovative training program.  The daily responsibilities will include: 1. Assisting with supervision and execution of strength training programs.    2. Teaching student-athletes proper techniques and equipment use.    3. Attending to the daily maintenance of the training facilities.    4. Participation in weekly projects and professional development. No monetary compensation will be provided.   Qualifications: Must be self motivated and have a strong work-ethic. Ideal candidates will have a certification from one of the following. (NSCA, CSCS; CSCCA, SCCC; USAW)   Inquiries must be received by: July 22rd for the Fall semester, and November 15th for the Spring semester. To apply send a cover letter, resume, and three professional
references to: University of Virginia Attention: Brandon Hourigan, Director of Football Training and Player Development P.O. Box 400836 Charlottesville, VA 22904   You may also email this information to Emmanuel Ashamu at [email protected] If you have any questions, please call Brandon Hourigan at 434-982-5194 or e-mail at [email protected]