Galen Youth On-Site Sports Medicine
EVERY SPORT. EVERY PLAY. EVERY INJURY.

Awareness

Where passion meets our mission.

Youth Sports Statistics
 


STATISTICS

  • More than 3.5 Million kids under age 14 receive medical treatment for sport injuries each year.

  • 76 percent of coaches and officials say that they are not comfortable performing medical care.

  • Children ages 5 to 14 account for nearly 40 percent of all sports related injuries treated in hospitals. On average the rate and severity of injury increase as the child ages. 

  • In the United States, on average, a youth athlete dies every 3 minutes from an undiagnosed heart condition.

  • Sudden cardiac arrest is the leading cause of death in young athletes.

  • Without rapid emergency care, only one in ten young athletes survive sports induced cardiac arrest.

  • Since 2000 there has been a fivefold increase in the number of serious shoulder and elbow injuries amoung youth baseball and softball players.

  • Among athletes  ages 5 to 14, 28 percent of football players, 25 percent of baseball players, 22 percent of soccer players, 15 percent of basketball players, and 12 percent of softball players were injured while playing their respective sports.

  • According to the CDC, more than half of all sports injuries in children are preventable.


Youth Sports Crisis

 

Testimonials

 
Awesome staff! Very caring and compassionate. Thank you for caring about our kids so much <3
— Charlotte, Parent Everett LAX
 
 
 
So excited to have Galen on our sidelines all season! Safety for our youth athletes is #1!! Thank you Galen!!
— Codi, Parent Marysville Youth Football
Great organization! Vital for youth sports!
— Connie
YOUTH FOOTBALL AND CHEER Orgs!! Highly recommend! We just hosted our 7v7/5v5 Ravens Bowl tournament in Auburn, Wa yesterday and Andrew from Galen was awesome!!

Received many praises from other organizations on how fast and professional Andrew was with helping players. Always good to have that peace of mind having a certified trainer for your kids needs. Reserve them now!
— June Malietufa, Athletic Director Auburn Ravens Youth Football and Cheer