ANNOUNCEMENT / PRESS RELEASE
CORA Physical Therapy Named Official Sports Medicine and Physical Therapy Provider of APP Tour
CORA Press release
CHICAGO (August 26, 2022) – The Association of Pickleball Professionals (APP) announced today a multi-year agreement with CORA Physical Therapy to be the Official Sports Medicine and Physical Therapy Provider of the APP Tour.
As part of CORA’s sponsorship, the brand will immerse itself at all APP Tour events, including on-site activation spaces, signage, and hospitality opportunities, as well as promotions on social media and APP Tour livestream productions.
“The APP Tour is thrilled to partner with CORA,” said APP Founder Ken Herrmann. “It is a true leader in sports medicine, and the pickleball community will be in great hands for years to come.”
“CORA Physical Therapy is excited to be named the Official Sports Medicine and Physical Therapy Provider of the APP Tour,” said Javier Othon, PT, Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer of CORA. “This partnership with APP allows us to get the word out to the rest of the pickleball community — our experts are ready to make sure your feet interact with the ground and your hands interact with the paddle in a way that optimizes your game, alleviates pain, and keeps you going strong.”
The APP Tour continues its summer circuit with the APP Sunmed Philadelphia Open today through August 28 in Berwyn, Pa. The tournament has a $35,000 prize pool and will be livestreamed on APPTV, available on YouTube and through the APP Tour Facebook page.
About the APP Tour
Founded in 2019, the Association of Pickleball Professionals (APP) serves amateurs, professionals, and senior professionals in one of the fastest growing sports in the country. It is the first and only officially sanctioned tour of USA Pickleball. The 2022 APP Tour slate has over 30 tournaments including four international events, with more than $2 million in prize money. The APP Tour also prides itself on developing the next generation of champions through its Next Gen Series and other youth initiatives.
CORA Physical Therapy is an outpatient rehabilitation company that uses proven clinical practices and cost-effective treatment protocols to return patients to their jobs and lifestyles as soon as possible. Its clinics offer a complete range of treatment, including outpatient physical therapy and general rehabilitation, worker’s compensation therapy, sports and auto injury rehabilitation, and rehabilitation for seniors. CORA operates more than 250 clinics in 10 states: Florida, Georgia, Illinois, Kentucky, Missouri, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee, Virginia, and Wisconsin.