Star Athlete

Meet CHKD Sports Med's Star Athletes

They row! They wrestle! They dribble and swim! Click here to meet just a few of the local athletes who turn to CHKD Sports Medicine for star treatment when they have athletic injuries.

Ryan Thomas, Wrestling

Ryan Thomas

Age: 17

School: Kempsville High School

Sport(s): Wrestling

Proudest sports moment: When I won my first match in Northern Virginia in Forest Park.

Pregame ritual: I do a light jog, then a few warm-up drills before stretching.

Sports heroes: Tito Ortiz, Brock Lesnar and Chuck Liddell

College team I love: Iowa State University

Professional team I love: Pittsburgh Steelers

Three wishes for my future:

  • To be successful.
  • To make a lot of money.
  • To be happy.