Partnership to provide Certified Athletic Training Services

at AYSA Managed Youth Soccer Tournaments



Phoenix, Ariz., September 4, 2013 - IDEAL Physical Therapy and Arizona Youth Soccer Association (AYSA) are pleased to announce a partnership whereas IDEAL will provide professional Certified Athletic Training services for AYSA managed tournaments during the upcoming 2013-14 season.


Effective immediately, IDEAL Physical Therapy will become "The Official Physical Therapy Provider of Arizona Youth Soccer". IDEAL Physical Therapy will staff Certified Athletic Trainers at the 2014 Region IV ODP Championships, 2014 Arizona Presidents Cup and the 2014 Arizona State Cup Championships as well as various other AYSA events when athletic trainers are required.


"Arizona Youth Soccer Association is extremely pleased to commence a partnership with IDEAL Physical Therapy," said Leslie Johnson, Executive Director of Arizona Youth Soccer Association. "Partnering with IDEAL will ensure that high quality, professional Certified Athletic Trainers will be present at our major tournaments this season that AYSA is hosting." "Additionally, IDEAL Physical Therapy has locations throughout the Phoenix and Tucson areas which can possibly serve potential on-going physical therapy needs of our players as necessary."



IDEAL Physical Therapy is an outpatient physical therapy company with conveniently located facilities throughout Tucson and Phoenix. All treatment facilities provide restorative and professional patient care services through a holistic approach. IDEAL Physical Therapy's primary goal is to improve patients' quality of life through the application of rehabilitative and restorative services. These techniques are used to achieve maximal adaptation, function and independence. The specific modalities utilized are based upon a patient's individual rehabilitation prognosis and specific patient goals.


IDEAL is committed to maintaining the most highly skilled physical therapists at all locations, with each delivering highly trained, hands-on care using the latest techniques. As part of our commitment to our patients, we invest nearly $100,000 each year in continuing education for our therapists as we are committed to improving people's quality of life. Since accessibility to quality care is key, we have convenient locations throughout Phoenix and Tucson and are "In-Network" with over 98% of insurance companies. We at IDEAL Physical Therapy want to be your selection in physical therapy! For more information, please click here .



Arizona Youth Soccer Association (AYSA) is a 501c(3) non-profit association. AYSA is the official youth soccer association of the United States Soccer Federation and United States Youth Soccer. AYSA represents 78 Member Leagues and Clubs comprising membership of more than 36,900 registered players, coaches, referees and league administrators. Servicing the entire state, AYSA provides rewarding recreational and competitive opportunities for Players of all ages, genders and skill levels. For more information, please click here .