Accelerated Rehabilitation Centers Named Official Training Partner For the Chicago Soul Indoor Soccer Team

Jan 14, 2013, 10:15 ET from Accelerated Rehabilitation Centers

CHICAGO, Jan. 14, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Accelerated Rehabilitation Centers—the largest physical therapist owned and managed practice in the U.S.—is excited to announce its new partnership with the Chicago Soul FC of the Major Indoor Soccer League. As the official sports medicine provider for the Soul, Accelerated is committed to providing excellent, quality care and supporting the Soul athletes and coaches.


Accelerated's more than 60 highly skilled, certified athletic trainers and hundreds of physical therapists possess first-hand knowledge and experience related to the exact training and health care needs involved in athletics. The Accelerated sports medicine services are unparalleled in the industry, as their top priority is to help athletes achieve their goals of staying healthy and staying on the playing field.

"Accelerated is excited about this new partnership," said Eric Warner, CEO, Accelerated Rehabilitation Centers. "We are committed to supporting the growth and development of U.S. soccer at the grassroots and top levels; and we are happy to do so in partnership with the Chicago Soul, particularly during their especially important inaugural season."

Through this partnership, Accelerated's athletic trainers and physical therapists will assist in the prevention, treatment, and clinical rehabilitation of athletic injuries. Accelerated's staff members will attend the Soul practices and games, providing on-site injury evaluations, immediate care, as well as valuable guidance on stretching and injury prevention. Accelerated staff members will also be present in an Accelerated booth at every home game, offering free injury evaluations and fun giveaways.

In the Soul's 16th game of its inaugural season, Accelerated will participate in a more expanded capacity. The home game, January 18, 2013, at 7:30 p.m., against the Milwaukee Wave, is Misericordia Night. Misericordia is an organization that offers a continuum of care to meet the diverse needs of persons with mild to profound developmental disabilities, many of whom are also physically challenged. Together with the Chicago Soul, Accelerated will present Misericordia with a donation check. In addition, Dave Franklin, Accelerated COO, will be interviewed in a live radio broadcast during halftime.

About Accelerated Rehabilitation Centers
Chicago-based Accelerated Rehabilitation Centers is a premier provider of a wide array of comprehensive patient services and specialized rehabilitation programs. Since 1989, Accelerated has grown to over 230 outpatient rehabilitation centers in Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Michigan, Wisconsin, Ohio and Arizona, becoming the top choice for many professional athletes, large employers, and busy professionals. For more information about Accelerated, call 877-97-REHAB, or visit

Contact: Kim Rosenlund, Accelerated Rehabilitation Centers, 708-539-9446

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