Join us for a fascinating interview with one of the true pioneers in our profession. Benny Vaughn pioneered sports massage in the USA and is known for his work with American Olympic teams. For over 30 years, this AMC Lifetime Achievement Award winner has inspired thousands of massage therapists. Many of today’s leading educators, including featured presenters at World Massage Conference, regard Mr Vaughn as their mentor. Join Whitney Lowe, who leads this candid and personal interview, as he sits down and discovers what keeps Vaughn excited and motivated about massage and the future of the profession, even after three decades of service.
Benny Vaughn is an internationally renowned expert in the assessment and treatment of athletic-related injuries and a mentor to some of today’s top educators. He is a Certified Athletic Trainer (NATA), a Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist (NSCA), and a massage therapist for over 30 years. He served on the sports medicine team of the USA Track and Field team for the 2003 World Championships in Paris; the 2004 Summer Olympics in Athens; and the 2007 World Championships in Osaka. He has received the 1989 AMTA National Meritorious award, the 1996 International Achievement Award from the Florida State Massage Therapy Association (FSMTA) and the 2012 Lifetime Achievement Award at the American Massage Conference.