Cole Harding
Cole  Harding

Graduate Assistant Athletic Trainer

Primary Sport Assign:
Men's Baseball

Office Phone: 612-625-2827

Cole is entering his second year as a Graduate Assistant Athletic Trainer with the Gopher baseball team. During this most recent offseason, he worked with the USA 18U baseball team during their summer preparation in Minneapolis before a gold medal run in the World Cup of Baseball.

A native of Northfield, MN, Cole graduated from the University of Minnesota Duluth in 2016 with a Bachelor of Applied Science in Athletic Training and a minor in Spanish. Prior to the U of M, Cole gained clinical experience while working with the UMD men's hockey team, Duluth Huskies baseball club and USA Paralympic track and field teams.

Harding holds certifications in Graston Technique M1, Active Release Therapy for the lower extremity and has been a member of the National Athletic Training Association since 2014. As a graduate assistant, he is pursuing a Master of Education in Sport and Exercise Science.

Clinical Interests:
Overhead mechanics and injury
Performance and Recovery Nutrition


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2/22/2018 - W. Ice Hockey

Team USA defeated Canada in a shootout to take home gold at the 2018 Winter Olympic Games.

Mason's 33 points Lifts Gophers to Win Over Iowa

2/21/2018 - M. Basketball

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No. 21 Minnesota men’s swimming and diving team opened up the first night of Big Ten competition with a second place finish and a school record in the 200-yard medley relay. After...

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