Author Archives: Aisling Toolan

Jul
10
2015
Soccer

Soccer is the most popular sport in the world, with 265 million registered players worldwide (FIFA, 2015). Soccer brings many physical fitness and social benefits to all who participate, regardless … More…

Aug
11
2014
8.6 Blog

I recently had the honor of spending 2 weeks working at the U.S. Olympic Training Center in Colorado Springs, as part of the USOC medical volunteer program. Being invited to … More…

Apr
18
2014
4.18 Blog

I recently returned from training camp with the U.S. Women’s National Soccer Team. I had the honor of travelling with the team to Denver for a week-long training camp to … More…

Jan
31
2014
1.31 Blog

I recently attended the Hospital for Special Surgery (HSS) Major League Soccer Medical Symposium in Fort Lauderdale, and one of the topics discussed by keynote speaker Dr. Bryan Kelly, Orthopedic … More…

Nov
8
2013
Aisling-soccer championships-2 BLOG

Over the past two weeks I’ve been with the U.S. team at the CONCACAF U-17 Women’s Soccer Championship in Montego Bay, Jamaica. This tournament is a competition for women’s national … More…