Niki Diggs- MS, ATC, LMT, EMT
Niki is a Certified Athletic Trainer, Licensed Massage Therapist, Emergency Medical Technician, and has a Masters Degree in Sports Management. Based out of San Diego California, she brings fifteen years of experience as an Emergency Medical Technician, eight years as a Certified Athletic Trainer, three years of previous internship experience, and five years of massage therapy to all of the work she does.
In 2008 she interviewed and was accepted as one of thirty internship positions in athletic training through San Diego State University. Two years and 1500+ internship hours later, she graduated with a Bachelors of Science in Kinesiology, emphasis in Athletic Training from San Diego State University. She went right into her field of study, becoming the head athletic trainer at Valhalla High School in El Cajon California, staying in that position for the next three years. She also substitute taught through Grossmont School District. During those three years she contracted out as an Athletic Trainer for different sporting events and teams.
Deciding to further her studies, she enrolled in the International Professional School of Bodywork in the spring of 2012. She finished there in the spring of 2013 with 900+ hours of massage experience. In the fall of 2013 she opened DiggsBodywork, specializing in several styles of massage including Thai, Tui Na, Swedish and Sports. in 2016 she attended Point Loma Nazarene University and graduated a year later with a Masters Degree in Sports Management.
She has worked with athletes through Southwestern College, San Diego State University, University of San Diego, California State University San Diego, Grossmont High School District, The EMW Foundation, The Olympic Training Centers in Chula Vista and Colorado Springs, UCI BMX World Cup circuit, The Dew Tour, Woodward West, Atavus Rugby Academies, traveled with USA Women's wrestling to Russia, and traveled with USATF for the Pan American Games and the ParaPan American Games in Toronto Canada.
She has honed a unique set of skills which she brings to each event she works, and individual client she works with.