Gwinnett County Parks and Recreation (GCPR) in collaboration with Children’s Health Care of Atlanta is holding the largest sports expo of its kind in the state of Georgia. The 2014 Youth Sports Expo will be held on Saturday, February 1 from 9:00am to 3:00pm at Rhodes Jordan Park.

The 2014 Youth Sports Expo will begin at 8:30am and events continue from 9:00am to 3:00pm commencing with the keynote speaker, Brian Jordan, former Atlanta Braves and Atlanta Falcons player and founder of the Brian Jordan Foundation. Come experience firsthand, his power to motivate and help develop a plan for success.

Participants can earn 0.4 CEUs by attending the following educational sessions:

Child Abuse, Identification, and Prevention – Angela Boy, Dr PH, Program Manager; Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta

The Ins and Outs of Running a Nonprofit Organization – Mike Estep, Gwinnett County Youth Athletic Supporter and Volunteer (Including a Q&A panel)

Marketing Best Practices – Nazanin Weck, Gwinnett County Parks and Recreation, Resources and Marketing Coordinator

What’s New with Artificial Turf and Breaking the Myths – Chris Daniluk, Deluxe Athletics

Healthy Eating for Athletes – Monica Griffin MS, RD., LD; Nutrition Program Specialist;
Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta, Strong4Life

Field Maintenance 101 – Chris Ball, Coolray Field Sports Turf Manager

How to Make a Healthy and Profitable Concession Makeover – Monica Griffin MS, RD, LD; Nutrition Program Specialist; Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta, Strong4Life

Concussions and the Return to Play Act of 2013 – Dr. Shapiro, Concussion Institute at Gwinnett Medical Center

Register Here:
Students – $10
General Admission – $20
Discounted 5-pack Tickets – $80

Check out all the sponsors and vendors participating in the Expo!

For more information, please contact Robin Hinesley at 770.822.8886 or robin.hinesley@gwinnettcounty.com.