Pulaski Academy’s Coach Who Never Punts Will Go For It On Shaw Sports Turf

August 14, 2014 No Comments

Pulaski Academy is installing a new Shaw Sports Turf field featuring the Legion system. The private school, which has garnered increasing attention for its football coach, Kevin Kelley, who never punts and always onside kicks, will have the new field ready in time for the upcoming season. Pulaski Academy, founded in 1971, has approximately 1,400 ...

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CSCCa Makes Safety Recommedations For Strength Coaches

July 31, 2014 No Comments

Collegiate Strength And Conditioning Coaches Association (CSCCa) executive director, Dr. Chuck Stiggins, recently sent a letter to the CSCCa membership with a list of recommendations for strength coaches as they head into the 2014 football season and beyond. Stiggins’ remarks are designed to help strength coaches protect the health and safety of athletes. But they ...

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7 Critical Variables For Training Speed, Agility and Quickness

July 9, 2014 No Comments

Athletes who want to be successful in their chosen sports should not take a casual approach to their speed, agility and quickness training programs. Renowned kinesiology professor Lee Brown says athletes should have enough of a strength base to adequately complete each exercise without undue strain, using the training as a supplement to traditional resistance ...

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Facebook Discussion Group Focuses On High-Performance Training

May 22, 2014 No Comments

Coaches can expand their knowledge about developing and optimizing human performance and athletic capacity by joining the new High-Performance Training for Sports discussion group on Facebook. Using the September release of the book High-Performance Training for Sports as a starting point for ongoing conversation, the group encourages an exchange of ideas about combining principles of ...

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TITIN Creates Kickstarter Campaign To Manufacture Weighted Compression Shorts

May 20, 2014 No Comments

TITIN launched its official Kickstarter campaign to raise $100,000 to start mass production of the TITIN Force™ Shorts System. The TITIN Force™ Shorts System is designed to evenly distribute weight across one’s lower extremities, but does not tamper with their natural movement. It uses medical grade gel weights that are the same density as one’s ...

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Hadar Athletic SPRINGBOX

May 6, 2014 No Comments

The highly-popular Hadar SPRINGBOX Soft Plyometric Box features a wide base for stability. The superwide high-density foam core won’t shift thanks to Hadar’s exclusive “Gripurface” top and bottom. Traditional wooden plyo-boxes are heavy to move around. They also start to crack and splinter with age. Many athletes stop using them when they miss a jump. ...

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Russell Athletic, Boeing Give 787 Carbon Fiber New Life On Football Field

Russell Brands LLC and Boeing are working together to incorporate excess carbon fiber from 787 Dreamliner production in Russell...

SportsSignup Expands Services For Coaches, Administrators

SportsSignup, a national leader in online sports management solutions for sports organizations, announced the availability of its next generation...

Riddell To Launch SpeedFlex Helmet In September

Riddell has officially introduced the SpeedFlex, a new helmet that reduces impact force transfer to the athlete by selectively...

SMU Football Partners With Unequal Technologies For Athlete Protection

SMU Athletics has entered into a multi-year partnership with Unequal Technologies to outfit each SMU football helmet with the...