John Atkins

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After returning from Army service in Vietnam, John became a Certified Athletic Trainer at the University of Utah. He was exposed to skiing while working with the University’s NCAA national championship ski team and soon after, was hired as the head trainer and conditioning coach for the US Ski Team. He later moved to Vail, Colorado and helped to found the Howard Head Sports Medicine Center, where he served as co-director and president.