Dec. 12, 2003
Florida State Athletic Training embarks on a very exciting time as construction on the brand new Don Fauls Athletic Training Room is near completion. Construction began in April of 2002 and is scheduled for full occupancy in spring of 2004.
The 15,000 square foot training room is housed off Doak Campbell Football Stadium and will be utilized by all 18 varsity sports. This facility will be adaquetly equipped with the latest advances that the field of sports medicine has to offer.
Some of the attractions include an in-house pharmacy, x-ray machine, and two physician evaluation rooms. There will also be a 4,000 square foot rehabilitation room with the latest version of a Biodex isokinetic testing machine.
The treatment area will include 24 treatment tables with various modalities, computer injury tracking devices, and 18 taping benches. Florida State’s athletes will have ample accessibility for aquatic therapy as the Don Fauls Athletic Training Room includes a 8′ x 20′ in-ground workout pool, a 9′ x 16′ in-ground cold whirlpool, a 9′ x 16′ in-ground warm whirlpool, and 9 extremity whirlpools.
The training room is complimented with an orthotic room and an education center/teaching lab that will be large enough for 40 athletic training students to utilize.