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  • Mon., Jul. 11, 2016 9:00 AM - 3:30 PM EDT Junior Ravens Cheerleaders Camp

    Designed to focus on specific competitive cheer skills, Junior Ravens is the perfect camp for competitive cheerleaders! Participants will have the chance to perform at our annual Fireworks Night during Training Camp at M&T Bank Stadium.

  • Wed., Jul. 13, 2016 9:00 AM - 3:30 PM EDT Lil Ravens Cheer Camp At the 2016 Ravens Cheerleaders Lil Ravens Summer Camp kids will enjoy activities and crafts including, individual cheerleading instruction, performance opportunities, autographs from the Ravens Cheerleaders, and an end-of-camp all-day celebration.
  • Mon., Aug. 01, 2016 7:00 PM EDT Training Camp Military Appreciation Day The first M&T Bank Stadium practice will take place on Monday, Aug. 1 at 7 p.m. This practice – free and open to all fans – coincides with the Ravens’ annual Military Appreciation Day. Approximately 3,500 special seats will be reserved for active service members and veterans who present valid military identification upon check-in at the stadium.
  • Sat., Aug. 06, 2016 6:00 PM EDT Training Camp Fireworks Night On Saturday, Aug. 6 at 6 p.m., the second M&T Bank Stadium practice will showcase the organization’s third-annual Fireworks Night, an event highlighted by post-practice autographs for children and a fireworks/laser show.
  • Fri., Sep. 09, 2016 5:00 PM EDT Countdown To Kickoff Party Presented By Miller Lite Grammy Award®-nominated rock band 3 DOORS DOWN will perform at the Ravens Countdown to Kickoff Party Presented by Miller Lite on Friday, Sept. 9 at Maryland State Fairgrounds. Gates open at 5:00 p.m. Open to all ages.
  • Sat., Dec. 10, 2016 2:00 PM EST Army vs. Navy Football Don't miss one of the greatest events you can ever attend! The Army-Navy Game presented by USAA returns to M&T Bank Stadium on Saturday, December 10, 2016

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Mark Smith
Head Certified Athletic Trainer

Biography

Mark Smith, named the Ravens’ head certified athletic trainer in May 2011, is in his 28th season with the franchise. One of the NFL’s longest-tenured trainers, Smith was appointed to his current position following the retirement of Bill Tessendorf, who worked with the club for 38 years.

1996-2012: (with Baltimore) 2011: Named the Ravens’ head certified athletic trainer in May. 1996: Was one of 28 employees invited to join the team during the franchise’s move to Baltimore.

1985-95: (with Cleveland) 1989: Smith served on a crew that was honored as the “NFL’s Athletic Training Staff of the Year” by the Professional Football Athletic Trainers Society...The group was recognized at the annual Ed Block Courage Awards banquet held each March in Baltimore. 1985: Joined the Browns as an assistant trainer...Also worked for the Browns’ training staff during their 1979-85 training camps while he was employed full-time at Kent State.

1978-85: (with Kent State) Joined the training staff at Kent State, where he initially served as a graduate assistant in 1978 but was hired on a full-time basis shortly thereafter...Also worked for the Browns’ training staff during their 1979-85 training camps.

COLLEGE/PERSONAL: Graduated from Ball State with a B.S. in health education and a minor in athletic training (1978)...Mark and his wife, Peggy, have a daughter, Lyndsey, and son, Mark...A graduate student studying art history, Lyndsey attends York University in England and is a member of its PhD program...As an undergrad, she was a four-year letter-winner on the swim team at Penn State...Mark is a senior pitcher on the Bridgewater College baseball team...He was named the Carroll County Player of the Year as a senior at Westminster (MD) HS in 2009.

Mark Smith, named the Ravens’ head certified athletic trainer in May 2011, is in his 28th season with the franchise. One of the NFL’s longest-tenured trainers, Smith was appointed to his current position following the retirement of Bill Tessendorf, who worked with the club for 38 years.

1996-2012: (with Baltimore) 2011: Named the Ravens’ head certified athletic trainer in May. 1996: Was one of 28 employees invited to join the team during the franchise’s move to Baltimore.

1985-95: (with Cleveland) 1989: Smith served on a crew that was honored as the “NFL’s Athletic Training Staff of the Year” by the Professional Football Athletic Trainers Society...The group was recognized at the annual Ed Block Courage Awards banquet held each March in Baltimore. 1985: Joined the Browns as an assistant trainer...Also worked for the Browns’ training staff during their 1979-85 training camps while he was employed full-time at Kent State.

1978-85: (with Kent State) Joined the training staff at Kent State, where he initially served as a graduate assistant in 1978 but was hired on a full-time basis shortly thereafter...Also worked for the Browns’ training staff during their 1979-85 training camps.

COLLEGE/PERSONAL: Graduated from Ball State with a B.S. in health education and a minor in athletic training (1978)...Mark and his wife, Peggy, have a daughter, Lyndsey, and son, Mark...A graduate student studying art history, Lyndsey attends York University in England and is a member of its PhD program...As an undergrad, she was a four-year letter-winner on the swim team at Penn State...Mark is a senior pitcher on the Bridgewater College baseball team...He was named the Carroll County Player of the Year as a senior at Westminster (MD) HS in 2009.

 
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