Derek M. Hansen, MASc, CSCS, is an international sport performance consultant who has worked with athletes of all ages and abilities in speed, strength, and power sports since 1988. He helped train some of the top performers in the world as a coach and a consultant—including Olympic medalists, world record holders, Canadian National team athletes, and professional athletes from numerous sports.
Derek also serves as a performance consultant to numerous professional teams in the NFL, NBA, MLS, and NHL, as well as major NCAA Division 1 programs throughout North America, specializing in speed development, strategic performance planning, return-to-competition protocols, and neuromuscular electrical stimulation programming. Derek speaks about speed development, high-performance training, and return-to-play protocols on a regular basis for major events around the world, and he has authored a number of books, chapters, and journal articles on these subjects. For more information on Derek, please visit: www.SprintCoach.com.