The NT PD Series continues in 2019, starting off with the hot topic Drugs in Sport.
NT Thunder Men’s North East AFL (NEAFL) Team Trainer, Alex Bisset, will take you through the processes involved in drug testing as well as the use of supplements – do you really need them and the hidden ingredients that may be on the banned list.
Sam Keitaanpaa, a NT Darwin Pharmacist and Member of Health Providers Alliance NT (HPANT), as well as a representative from the Alcohol and Drug Foundation (ADF) will also be on hand to provide resources and information on drugs and supplements in sport, and safe sporting environments.
Alex has been a Level 2 Sports Trainer for 12 years and is coming up to his 9th season with NT Thunder mens NEAFL team and more recently with the introduction of Thunder womens team into the VFL. He was also involved with successful Adelaide Crows AFLW inaugural team, often travelling interstate. Alex is a Sports Trainer mentor and presenter with SMA and regularly volunteers at events such as Arafura Games, Hottest 7’s and Battle of the Brigades.
Registration is essential
SMA Members – FREE
Non-Members – $20