Athletic Trainers

Complete the 2022 Online Application HERE

March 4, 2022

Dear Athletic Trainer or Sports Medicine Staff Student Intern:

The Volleyball Festival provides an excellent opportunity for students and certified athletic trainers (AT’s) to get hands-on experience in event medicine as an athletic trainer. With over 600 teams from throughout the United States, Canada, Puerto Rico and other countries, the tournament provides a multitude of educational experiences. A staff of approximately 25 Athletic Trainers and 15 athletic training students, who are supervised by an outstanding group of senior staff athletic trainers. You will have opportunities to learn from these professionals and their wide range of experience in the field of athletic training and sports medicine. Additionally, we have a fantastic group of on-site physicians who serve as our Medical Director and assist in the medical care to the participants as well as education of our staff from CORE Orthopedics. Please note priority hiring is given first to returning members of previous Volleyball Festival staff and to those who are available for the entire tournament with no scheduling conflicts.

The Volleyball Festival competition will be held Sunday June 19 thru Sunday June 26, 2022 in Phoenix, AZ at the Phoenix Convention Center.

For the complete schedule, compensation, expectations and application details, please view the below document.

Applications are due March 31, 2022. Please complete the application by clicking HERE. Please note: the application must be completed in ONE SESSION. You will need the information from your resume and the names and phone numbers of 3 references. You will also need a photo .jpg, .jpeg, .png to upload of your BLS CPR & FA Cards. Please remember we wait to see how many previous staff are returning to determine how many new positions are available.

Final Acceptance decisions are made usually by no later than April 30, 2022.

Once accepted, athletic trainers and student interns are sent various google forms to submit their request for any specific roommates and are also asked for other necessary information that may be needed that wasn’t included on the initial application. Once contacted of your acceptance, it's important to quickly provide any roommate request information you may have.

To apply, complete the online application HERE which is automatically submitted to me and reviewed. Again, the application needs to be completed in ONE SITTING and you will need information that is commonly found on a resume, including the names and phone numbers of 3 references.

Feel free to contact me if you have any questions or need additional information.

I look forward to hearing from you!


Dr. Eric J. Fuchs, ATC, AEMT

Volleyball Festival Director of Sports Medicine 

859-582-3042 cell