Want to see how the integration of sports performance and sports science lends to a leading assessment and implementation protocol in college athletics? Find out with Craig Turner and Nate Brookreson of North Carolina State University.
Want to know some key differences between sprinting and skating, and how to assess and develop hockey players in the physical preparation setting? Find out with Kevin Neeld of the Boston Bruins in this week’s Friday Five.
Jamie Smith of the “U of Strength” is on the cutting edge for many aspects of physical preparation. Today, he answers questions on using perturbations and unpredictability to replicate sport, as well as on his use of isometrics and partial reps. This is the second part of a two-part Freelap Friday Five conversation with Coach Smith.
Although some coaches will say to “stay in your lane,” Jamie Smith of “The U of Strength” presents an important case as to why athletes need perception-based agility training in their physical preparation programming. This is Part 1 of a two-part Freelap Friday Five conversation with Coach Smith.
Want to know how the alignment of the thorax and pelvis can impact an athlete’s sprinting and lifting? Some essential ways of training posture and respiration for athletes? Find out with Zac Cupples in this week’s Friday Five.
What does it take to develop successful athletes? This week’s Freelap Friday Five features international and multi-sport coach, Jerome Simian, talking about the importance of muscle balance and the normalization of movement, proper full squat form, assessment goals, and more.
Want to get a look into an elite coach’s cornerstone concepts of sprint training? Check out sprint coach Jonas Dodoo’s philosophy on the topic in this week’s Friday Five.
Want to get the viewpoint of a coach with decades of experience on strength, speed, monitoring, and more? Check out this week’s Friday Five interview with Jorge Carvajal.
Want to know the training and success factors of rotational and repetitive sports such as tennis? Check it out with renowned expert Mark Kovacs.
Want to learn how force-velocity considerations impact the way we look at sprinting, jumping, and injury prevention? Find out with Dr. Pierre Samozino.