In accordance with the Governor’s Stay Healthy, Return Smarter, Return Stronger guidelines a plan to reopen Mesa Parks, Recreation and community facilities in phases is underway.  


Youth athlete health and wellness is important for safe sport participation. The following videos were developed in partnership with A.T. Still University’s Athletic Training programs. These short videos include basic information on the topics of: concussion, heat-related illness, sport specialization, and training preparation for sport.




Concussion  Infographic [PDF]

Heat and Hydration


Heat and Hydration Infographic [PDF]

Sport Specialization



 Sports Specialization Infographic [PDF}

Training Preparation for Sport



Training Preparation Infographic [PDF]

Thank you to AT Still University for being an amazing partner to City of Mesa Youth Sports and our Positive Play Project!

Thank you also to the National Athletic Trainers’ Association Ethnic Diversity Advisory grant program for sponsoring the creation of these videos, as well as Take It Easley Productions, LLC f or shooting and producing the videos. 


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