Being a collegiate athlete isn't easy, especially if you are a NCAA Division III student-athlete. It is a continuous grind of hard work, sacrifices, and dedication. You put hours in the weight room to continually enhance your strength and agility. You spend early mornings and late nights on your field of competition honing your craft and visualizing your success. Don't forget the added hours of classes, homework, and group study sessions. Sometimes it just feels like there isn't enough time in the day to get everything accomplished. Then comes finals at the end of the semester and everything amplifies! Here are four health tips to help any student-athlete THRIVE during finals week!
Well, there you go. Four tips to help you thrive during finals. I hope these tips help and that you have a successful end to your term!
About the Author
Ryan Lockard, CSCS, CFNS, is the head trainer and founder of Specialty Athletic Training. He is President of the Autism Society of Oregon's Board of Directors and is accredited by the National Strength and Conditioning Association (NSCA) as a Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist, as well as by the International Sports Science Association (ISSA) as a Certified Fitness Nutrition Specialist. Ryan has worked with individuals with special needs since 2007 and has over 10,000 hours of 1:1 instruction working with individuals that have various special needs.