NICA Concussion Education Resources

All Coaches and NICA Volunteers

General Concussion Awareness for All
Evaluation for Athlete Referral following Suspected Concussion

All Parent Follow-up Resources

Letter to Parent when Referring Athlete to Medical Provider for Suspected Concussion

All NICA-Specific Medical Practitioner Resources

Letter to Physician for Suspected Concussion
Sample Graduated Return-to-play Guidelines Following Concussion
Sample Healthcare Practitioner Medical Clearance w/ notes

State- specific Concussion Resources


Context at a Glance

Concussions occur within ¼ of Reported Student-Athlete and ⅕ Coach Injury Reports

Special thanks to University of Utah School of Health, Christina S. Spencer, MD Pediatrics and St. Luke’s Hospital for support in developing these NICA-specific resources from current best practices in concussion management

Lead Sponsors
Trek Bikes
SRAM Rockshox
Platinum Sponsors
Shimano Specialized
Gold Sponsors
Giro Podiumwear
Silver Sponsors
Canyon USAC
Bronze Sponsors
Feedback Sports Borah The Feed Velocirax Rudy Project Bosch QBP Chargel Cannondale Strike Yakima Terry Terry