Family & My Best Interest
I’ve been with Total Sports since 2007 and I wouldn’t change my management for anyone. I’ve been blessed and fortunate to be a part of a family that cares and always looks out for my best interest. All the athletes are like family an makes being overseas feel like home.
Fastest Woman Alive
Loyalty & Hard Work
“I have been extremely fortunate to work with Total Sports Management for the duration of my professional athletic career. The men and women of Total Sports are exceptionally loyal and hard working. I am proud to call them friends as well as business associates.”
Nick Symmonds, 800M
World Silver Medalist
Chris LayneManaging Director
(423) 314-2733 Worldwide Mobile
Chris serves as Managing Director of Total Sports Management US. He has 16 years’ experience in the Sports Management Profession, which has laid the foundation for a successful career. Chris’s professionalism and ability to relate to others has led to great relationships with coaches, meet directors and shoe company representatives. His work is driven by a high level of ethics and loyalty. Chris is a former collegiate sprinter and has been the Head Cross Country//Track & Field Coach at Milligan College for 14 years.
Laken FritzDirector of Client Services
Director of Client Services
(423) 914-1832 Worldwide Mobile
Laken handles the accounting responsibilities of the office, administers shoe contracts, and serves as athlete liaison for travel and budget inquiries. She is a former collegiate athlete and earned a Master’s in Business Administration from East Tennessee State University.
Stephen HaasClient Services Coordinator
Client Services Coordinator
(812) 219-9944 Worldwide Mobile
Stephen is a former long distance runner for New Balance and a graduate of Indiana University. He currently coaches Team Indiana Elite and spends most of his time on the road for Total Sports Management US serving our client needs. Stephen also coordinates our summer base camp in Leuven.
David PickettSocial Media/Client Services Intern
Social Media/Client Services Intern
(812) 219-9944 Worldwide Mobile
David is a former collegiate track and field athlete who holds a Masters in Sport Management from East Tennessee State University. David handles all facets of our social media.
Natalia RivasClient Services Intern
Client Services Intern
(812) 219-9944 Worldwide Mobile
Natalia is currently pursuing her Masters in Business Administration. Responsibilities for the former collegiate distance runner includes communication with athletes regarding meet information, scheduling, as well as office administration support.
James P. Cline CPA
(423) 477-0100 Office
Dr. Mark Scappaticci
Chiropractic Performance & Wellness Center
Niagara Falls, ON
(905) 380-2481 Office
Premier 1 Travel Inc.
Lee McVey Legal
The McVey Law Firm
108 E. Main St. Suite 208
Kingsport, TN 37660
Dedication & Financial Efficacy
Total Sports Management takes the guess work out of professional athletics by providing supportive services through a simple but effective formula. I’ve found that a refreshing transparency, honest dedication to clientele, and sound financial efficacy set Total Sports apart from rival agencies. The high demands of professional athletics comes with a host of tough decisions, but one I’ve never regretted is putting my career in the good hands of Total Sports.
Jason Richardson, 110H
Olympic Silver Medalist
OUR CLIENT PARTNERS
We’d like to celebrate our 2013 IAAF World Top 30 List of Athletes and our 2013 World Championship Finalists & Medalists:
OUR INDUSTRY PARTNERS
Maximizing our clients earning potential is priority at Total Sports Management. Solid relationships with each and every shoe company, as well as event and meeting directors worldwide separates our firm from the competition.
Event Management and Promotion
The staff at Total Sports has been involved in many aspects of event management and promotion. From developing the concept of the ONE to ONE 150 meter race between Michael Johnson and Donovan Bailey, the richest payday in track and field history; to serving as the athlete coordinator for the Ponce Grand Prix outdoor meet in Ponce, Puerto Rico, and the meet director for a major national championship. In addition, our staff has assisted with national road race championships and served as the elite coordinator for other major grand prix meets.
We offer our clients direction on how to handle these two very important aspects of their career by directing them to reputable certified financial planners and CPA’s.
Total Sports has outstanding relationships with several reputable attorney’s worldwide who specialize in this area. Our staff has assisted clients in obtaining P-1 visas, green cards, and many other visa requirements necessary for competition around the globe.
The staff at Total Sports management has strong credibility with each and every shoe company in the industry. In addition, we’ve negotiated agreements with companies outside the track and field arena. For example: Coke, Powerade, Power Bar, Tylenol, Lenscrafters, Ray Ban, and Oakley. We’ve also negotiated agreements for our clients to represent several different countries as they pursue Olympic bids.
Our staff has landed clients in a vast array of print media: Sports Illustrated, Maxim, Forbes, USA Today, along with television appearances on the Oxygen Channel, The Today Show, Good Morning America, and the Tonight Show. We spend time educating our clients on how to handle the media in both good and bad situations, as well as what to say and when to say it.
We know how important it is for athletes to be prepared when their careers end. There are many aspects an athlete should consider during this transition. Our staff will be there to assist our clients when this takes place.
The Total Sports staff works with a highly reputable and experienced travel agent to coordinate our clients travel needs, whether it’s domestic or international travel, hotel accommodation, rental car, etc.
Respect & Growth
Total Sports Management is all about representing the athlete in a professional manner with the highest degree of respect. I am proud to be part of this first class organization for over seven years now. They have taken me from the bottom right to the top.
World Championship Bronze Medalist
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Total Sports Management US, Inc.
507 Laurel Avenue
Johnson City, TN 37604 USA