Konar Smith, ATC, CAT (C) (Provisional)

Athletic Therapist

Athletic Therapist Konar Smith is the newest addition to Orillia Sports Medicine’s powerful team. He attended Gannon University, where he graduated with his bachelors in Exercise Science and Masters in Athletic Therapy. Konar graduated with honours and was named a PSAC (Pennsylvania State Athletic Conference) Scholar Athlete for all 4 years of Collegiate Athletic Career. He was also named PSAC Champion Scholar for baseball for having the highest GPA of any baseball player in the entire conference.

Konar has had experience working with a wide range of sports teams and clinical settings. He was fortunate enough to obtain a PBATS (Professional Baseball Athletic Trainers Society) internship with the Erie Seawolves (the Double-A Affiliates to the Detroit Tigers), where he acted as the Assistant Athletic therapist for their 2019 season. In addition, Konar was able to obtain a position with the Erie Otters OHL team for their 2019-2020 as his Capstone placement. Most recently, he assisted with the Barrie Mind to Muscle Hockey Summer Camp, where he assisted in the training of athletes as well as injury prevention and rehab.