122 results for author: The Jordan McNair Foundation

Watch Marty and Tonya’s Interview on GMA3

Following the loss of their son, two parents launched a non-profit organization that educates families about the dangers of heat strokes. Read More

How a Color-Changing Mouthguard Developed by a Howard County Dentist Could Help Football Teams Stay Safe in Summer Heat

In recent years, football coaches, school administrators and medical professionals have taken steps to ensure the safety of athletes. One Howard County parent, Dr. George Garbis, teamed with business partner Viron Wildy to design a small piece of equipment that could make a big difference: a color-changing mouthguard. Read More

Parents of Jordan McNair Forge Bond with Fired Athletic Trainer

After University of Maryland football player Jordan McNair died of heatstroke, his parents forgave his athletic trainer and forged a partnership. Read More

Cool First Transport Second Inflatable Cold Water Tubs

Preventive Preparation Sports LLC is introducing The Cool First Transport Second Solo Inflatable Ice Tub for better athlete protection. Read More

Marty McNair Teaches Heat-Related Injury Prevention in South Fulton, GA

The South Fulton City Council said the Johnny Tolbert Ordinance, named after the 12-year-old football player who died in a heat-related emergency in 2016, mandates coaches in South Fulton youth sports programs receive heat-related training.... Read More

Marty McNair Interview at Big 33 2022

The Jordan McNair Foundation was proud to be one of the sponsors for this year's 65th Big 33 Classic played at The Rocco Ortenzio Stadium in Harrisburg, Pa.... Read More

Using a Cold Water Tub

No words are needed to show you how simple it is to set up a cold water tub for your student athlete's practices and games.... Read More

Bringing the Essentials to Practices and Games

Ice, towels, coolers, and cold water tubs can help keep your student athlete safe as the hot weather arrives.... Read More

Cool First, Transport Second

Cold water tubs are an invaluable tool for keeping your student athlete safe. And don't forget the ice.... Read More

More Questions to Know to Protect Your Student Athlete

It's getting hot outside...as your child participates in sports this summer, make sure the coaches are prepared for medical emergencies.... Read More