Omar Partida joins Athleticare Sports Health Foundation for his first year as a certified athletic trainer. He is the current athletic trainer at Madison Sr. High School in Illinois. Omar comes from Fresno State University, where he completed his undergraduate course work. While at Fresno State, Omar helped with football, women’s basketball, and men’s and women’s tennis teams. Omar also attended Pasadena City College and that is where his passion for athletic training began and grew. Omar is a native of Los Angeles, California and plans to go back home and work at the collegiate level. Omar enjoys watching music videos and reading the comments on Youtube in his spare time.