The Kentucky Derby Festival, held every year in Louisville, hosts more than 1.5 million people attending over 70 events including the Marathon and Half Marathon. The course is scenic, yet challenging, and includes stretches through Iroquois Park and Churchill Downs.
How We Helped: ProRehab works in conjunction with Norton Sports Health to support walkers and runners along the course and at the finish line of the Kentucky Derby Festival Half Marathon & Marathon. Our physical therapists and Certified Athletic Trainers provide injury support, tape, and stretch participants before and after the race. Ahead of the race, our staff is at Dr. Curry's Runner's Injury Clinics and the Saturday Training Runs, where we provide pre-run stretching.
Girls On The Run
Girls on the Run is a 501(c)3 nonprofit organization dedicated to creating a world where every girl knows and activates her limitless potential and is free to boldly pursue her dreams. They inspire girls to recognize their inner strength and celebrate what makes them one of a kind. Trained coaches lead small teams through a research-based curricula which includes dynamic discussions, activities, and running games. Over the course of the ten-week program, girls in 3rd-8th grade develop essential skills to help them navigate their worlds and establish a lifetime appreciation for health and fitness. The program culminates with girls positively impacting their communities through a service project and being physically and emotionally prepared to complete a celebratory 5K event.
How We Helped: We are proud to be one of Girls on the Run Louisville's main sponsors.
Healthy Roster is an injury documentation tool with one mission: keep kids active and healthy. It gives parents and coaches peace of mind when their youth athletes get hurt. Their Virtual Athletic Trainer App and Injury Communication Platform quickly and easily connects parents and coaches with Certified Athletic Trainers from local sports medicine groups they know and trust to treat their child and get them back on the field.
ProRehab has partnered with Healthy Roster, a FREE mobile app, to connect athletes with our expert Physical Therapists.
Here’s how it works: when you become aware of an injury, connect directly with a ProRehab Therapist through the app. Enter injury information and a Therapist will contact you to help guide you through recovery.
To get started using ProRehab Healthy Roster:
Download HEALTHY ROSTER from the App Store or Google Play.
Enter one of the below code when creating a new account:
Kroger | PR-KROGER
Landsharks | PR-SHARKS
Louisville Skating Academy | PR-LSA
YMCA | PR-YMCA
Derby City CrossFitt | PR-DCX
Lakeside | PR-LAKE
Cardinal Aquatics | PR-CARD
St Stephens | PR-STSTEPHEN
St Francis | PR_STFRANCIS
I Love Kick Boxing | PR-ILKB
Soul Fitt | PR-SOULFITT
Iron Tribe | PR-IRON
ProRehab General Injury | PR-INJURY
ProRehab Metabolic | PR-W8LOSS
ProRehab Golf | PR-GOLF
Viper Baseball | PR-VIPER
Fern Creek | PR-FC
Triton | PR-TRI
St. Francis School
St. Francis is a Louisville-based private college preparatory day school. St. Francis’ athletic programs include Baseball, Basketball, Bowling, Field Hockey, Soccer, Tennis, Track & Field, and Volleyball.
How We Helped: ProRehab Physical Therapy is proud to provide athletic training services at St. Francis. Go Wyverns!
Fern Creek High School
Fern Creek Traditional High School is a Communications, JROTC, and Media and the Arts magnet school located in Louisville. It was founded in 1923 and was the first high school established in the Jefferson County Public School system. Fern Creek High School’s athletic programs include Football, Cross Country, Volleyball, Basketball, Dance, and Baseball.
How We Helped: ProRehab Physical Therapy is proud to provide athletic training services at Fern Creek High School. Go Tigers!
Louisville Collegiate School
Louisville Collegiate School is a JK-12, co-ed independent day school located in the historic Highlands neighborhood in Louisville. Louisville Collegiate School has athletic programs and offerings for students in Kindergarten through 12th Grade. Individual and team offerings include: Soccer, Cross Country, Field Hockey, Golf, Basketball, Swimming, Indoor Track, Crew, Lacrosse, and Tennis.
How We Helped: ProRehab Physical Therapy is proud to provide athletic training services for Collegiate. Go Amazons!
NewsRadio 840 WHAS is the official broadcast partner for University of Louisville football and men’s basketball, as well the home of the Coach Petrino and Coach Pitino weekly radio shows. 840 WHAS is Kentuckiana’s news, weather and traffic station.
How We Helped: ProRehab Physical Therapy sponsors a daily sports update with Paul Rogers, the voice of the Cardinals, with physical therapists serving as guest experts.
Cards Radio 790 KRD is an iHeartMEDIA radio station featuring 10 hours of live, local programming each weekday focused on University of Louisville athletics. The station provides play-by-play coverage for University of Louisville football, men’s basketball, and women’s basketball games. 790 KRD is also the official broadcast partner for the Louisville Bats, Louisville City FC, and Cincinnati Bengals.
How We Helped: PRPT Physical Therapists appear weekly as guest experts on Louisville First, hosted by Howie Lindsey, to discuss current and relevant injuries, answer sports medicine questions, and more. Louisville First airs 7AM – 10AM Monday – Friday, but you can catch our segment on Tuesdays at 7:20 AM.
Lou Ott Baseball
Lou Ott Baseball trains and conditions aspiring All-Stars ages 7 and up to achieve athletic merit in the sport of baseball. Through private instruction and group training, Lou Ott Baseball combines physical and mental aspects of the sport to initiate players major league aspirations.
How We Helped: ProRehab Physical Therapy is the exclusive physical therapy provider of Lou Ott Baseball.
Derby City Crossfit
Derby City Crossfit offers seminars, beginners courses, and group workouts made up of various functional movements performed at high intensity and designed to get you in the best shape of your life. Open since 2009, their expertise and dedication to development are first-rate!
How We Helped: ProRehab Physical Therapy is the preferred physical therapy provider of Derby City CrossFit. In addition to treating athletes with injuries and returning them to Derby City CrossFit as quickly and effectively as possible, ProRehab’s sports physical therapists will work with athletes to maximize participation and performance. A ProRehab physical therapist may use a variety of the following interventions to prevent and treat sports related injuries, including pre-participation screening, cardiovascular, resistance, endurance and neuromuscular re-education exercise programs, taping and bracing, sports specific ergonomic and training regimens, Blood Flow Restricted Training, and orthopaedic and manual physical therapy.
The YMCA is the nation’s leading nonprofit committed to strengthening communities through youth development, healthy living and social responsibility. With 17 locations in the Louisville area, the Greater Louisville YMCA has been an integral part of our community for nearly 160 years. The Y is dedicated to building healthy, confident, connected and secure children, adults, families and communities.
How We Helped: Our physical therapists are present weekly at the YMCA Norton Commons to help members with aches, pains, and any injuries that may occur. We also provide information to encourage healthy living, including what to know about your blood pressure, and information about our allPRO Sports Performance and metabolic conditioning/weight loss programs. Additionally, in April 2017, the YMCA of Greater Louisville announced a $28 million, 62,000 square foot building in West Louisville, on the corner of Broadway and 18th streets. ProRehab Physical Therapy will have a clinic inside the West Louisville YMCA, which is slated to open in 2019. The clinic will provide West Louisville residents with access to outpatient physical therapy and rehabilitation and will help patients recover from injuries and medical conditions.
Kelsi Worrell, Olympic Gold Medalist and University of Louisville graduate, won a gold medal in the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio for the 100 meter Medley Relay and is the first woman in history to swim the 100-yard butterfly in under 50 seconds.
How We Helped: Kelsi works out regularly at our Highlands clinic with Dr. Daryl Williams, Sports Certified Specialist and Clinic Director, and the allPRO Sports Performance team to ensure the wear and tear on her body can be managed without daily medications. She also sees Daryl for any aches, pains, and injuries.
Where They Are Now: In the pool... training for the 2020 Olympics!
King Louie’s Sports Complex
King Louie’s Sports Complex is a 24,000 square foot state of the art climate controlled indoor arena capable of hosting multiple sporting and other events including lacrosse, field hockey, soccer, and flag football. In addition to the sport leagues, King Louie offers a range of skills clinics, camps, and athlete training and development programs. King Louie’s recently added 22,000 square feet to its existing building, including a training and development center and another small indoor turfed field and turfed training areas. Two outdoor artificial turfed fields are currently under construction and will be ready for play by March 2017.
How We Helped: ProRehab Physical Therapy serves as the exclusive onsite physical therapy provider for King Louie’s Sports Complex. The PRPT staff provide athletic training, physical therapy access, onsite emergency medical care and rehabilitation of sport-related injuries at the facility. Our physical therapists and Certified Athletic Trainers also provide injury prevention services in the form of concussion testing, functional movement screens and wellness seminars.
Texas Roadhouse Cycling
Texas Roadhouse Cycling is a Louisville-based National Amateur Cycling team with three main racing squads; Elite, Masters and Women Teams. In 2016, the Elite Team won the National Team Pursuit Championship, making them a possible discretionary selection for the upcoming World Cup & Pan Am Championships, both stepping-stones to the Olympic games.
How We Helped: ProRehab Physical Therapy’s allPRO Sports Performance team provides both injury prevention and rehabilitation services to members of the elite team.
93.9 The Ville
93.9 The Ville, Powered by ESPN, is Louisville’s go-to station for coverage of Cardinal Athletics. The station is the broadcast home of all things Cardinal Athletics, and also offers exclusive programming including NFL Football, the Playoffs and Super Bowl, the College Football Playoff and National Championship Games, Louisville’s Bowl Games, ACC, SEC, Big 10 and Big 12 Tournament Championship Games, the NCAA Tournament and National Championship, the College World Series, MLB Playoffs and World Series, The Masters and US Open, NBA Playoffs and Finals, and more.
How We Helped: Included in the 93.9 The Ville lineup is "The Deener Show" from 7 AM to 10 AM, where our physical therapists provide interviews twice a week to discuss all things related to sports injuries, return to play, and more.
The Louisville Bats are a minor league professional baseball franchise based out of Louisville Slugger Field in Louisville, Kentucky. The Bats are the Triple-A affiliate of the Cincinnati Reds.
How We Helped: ProRehab Physical Therapy is proud to be the official physical therapy provider of the Bats. Go Bats!
The Louisville Landsharks was started by a small group of triathletes in 1996 looking to connect with other local, experienced triathletes. Membership quickly grew to 100 athletes of all experience and skill levels, so founders amended the vision and goals of the club to support the triathlon experience for novice to elite athletes. Today, the Louisville Landsharks are a 300+ membership multisport club focused on assisting all triathletes in reaching their personal goals.
How We Helped: ProRehab Physical Therapy supports the Louisville Landsharks year round by hosting various events to promote healthy training and injury prevention. We also sponsor the Louisville Landsharks annual triathlon in Taylorsville, Kentucky. Our staff is present at the race to answer questions about injury prevention, training, shoe fit, exercise and physical therapy services, as well as providing stretching to participants.