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USA Football Master Trainers Host Safety Clinic

20140614_124532SOUTH HADLEY, Mass. (WGGB) — USA Football Master Trainers, Vincent DiGaetano and Chris Capezzuto, held a safety clinic on Saturday at South Hadley High School.

The goal of this clinic was to develop skills that will create safer football games for Western Massachusetts-area youth.

Those who participated took part in different workshops and drills to learn proper football techniques. These drills also taught participants how to minimize helmet contact and how to recognize a concussion.

The clinic is part of the Heads Up Football program, an initiative led by USA Football, the official youth football development partner of the NFL and its 32 teams.

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