Darrell Locket, MAT, ATC/L, LMT, CSCS, MSCA-CPT, GT, Cert.DN, is the owner of D-Lock Musculoskeletal Specialist, Inc as an Air National Guard Pre-habilitation subcontractor through the Optimizing Human Weapon System Services (OHWS) for the 187th Fighter Wing "Red-Tails" at Dannelly Field, Alabama Air National Guard to reduce frequency and severity of neck and back pain experienced as a result of F-16 and F-35 aircraft high G-forces. Previously, Mr. Locket served as the Athletic Trainer, Massage Therapist, and Strength Coach for the Chinese Olympic Committee in Beijing preparing the Men’s and Women’s National Freestyle Wrestling Teams for 2020 Tokyo Summer Olympic Games.
Mr. Locket completed his Bachelor of Science and Master of Arts in teaching degrees in physical education with an emphasis in sports medicine from the University of West Alabama. He also attended the Utah College of Massage Therapy to expand his overall knowledge of manual therapy. In addition, Mr. Locket holds certifications as an athletic trainer, certified from the National Athletic Trainers’ Association; a certified strength and conditioning specialist and certified personal trainer from the National Strength and Conditioning Association; a Graston Technique® Provider; certified in dry needling from American Academy of Manipulative Therapy; certified in therapeutic massage and bodywork from NCBTMB; and trained in Beijing China with traditional Chinese medicine doctors. Mr. Locket’s unique combination of education, experience, and passion translates into highly innovative and effective rehabilitation solutions.
Financial: Darrell Locket is the owner and director of D-Lock Musculoskeletal Specialist and has employment relationships with the Alabama Air National Guard 187th Fighter Wing and the Chinese Olympic Committee. He receives a speaking honorarium from PESI, Inc. He has no relevant financial relationships with ineligible organizations.
Non-financial: Darrell Locket has no relevant non-financial relationships.