Archive for Strength Training & Conditioning

7 Critical Variables For Training Speed, Agility and Quickness

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 ...

Facebook Discussion Group Focuses On High-Performance Training

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 ...

TITIN Creates Kickstarter Campaign To Manufacture Weighted Compression Shorts

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 ...

Hadar Athletic SPRINGBOX

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. ...

LEGEND FITNESS: Varsity Reverse Hyper

LEGEND FITNESS: Varsity Reverse Hyper

May 6, 2014 No Comments

The 3318 features the well-known functionality of Reverse Hypers™, but in a more cost-conscious form to slide into Legend Fitness’ Varsity Line of economical athletic strength products. Some design upgrades for comfort and functionality were included: rollover pad design for increased hip comfort, new handle angle for grip comfort, and a top pad now angled ...

NCAA To Require Certification For DI Strength Coaches

NCAA To Require Certification For DI Strength Coaches

April 29, 2014 No Comments

The NCAA will require that Division I strength and conditioning coaches be certified from a national accredited certification body beginning August 1, 2015. The Division I Board Of Directors voted to adopt the strength certification requirement at its recent meeting, noting that the certification requirement will apply only to Division I coaches. For strength and ...

Get Certified With The CSCCa

Get Certified With The CSCCa

February 14, 2014 No Comments

by Dr. Chuck Stiggins, CSCCa Executive Director The Collegiate Strength and Conditioning Coaches association (CSCCa) offers a comprehensive, three-part certification program to ensure that individuals holding the organization’s prestigious certification – Strength and Conditioning Coach Certified (SCCC) – possess the necessary knowledge, skills, techniques, experience, and expertise to be a competent and effective strength and ...

Hammer Strength Clinics Give Edge

Hammer Strength Clinics Give Edge

January 31, 2014 No Comments

Hammer Strength Clinics are now fully under way for football coaches across the U.S. Coaches can now attend a Hammer Strength Clinic and learn how to build and strengthen their programs from some of the top coaches in the country. In the following video, Joe Kenn of Big House Power discusses the importance of developing ...

Heat Stress Safety Kits From x-temp

Heat Stress Safety Kits From x-temp

January 17, 2014 No Comments

As the temperature rises, so does the possibility of heat related illnesses. Are you prepared? Exertion from exercise or work in high temperatures can cause serious heat related illnesses. Wherever you are, Heat Stress Safety Kits are designed to be immediately accessible for rapid response at the first signs of a heat-related illness. Many of ...

recruit757 Hosts Uncommitted Senior Showcase For High School Players

recruit757 Hosts Uncommitted Senior Showcase For High School Players

January 17, 2014 No Comments

Tidewater Physical Therapy will join recruit757 on Monday, Jan. 20, 2014, for the inaugural Uncommitted Senior Showcase, a football skills event created to help high school seniors gain exposure to college coaches recruiting in the southeast Tidewater, Va., region. The event, located at Bishop Sullivan Catholic High School in Virginia Beach, Va., will occur just ...

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Cleveland Browns’ Joe Haden To Wear Unequal During 2014 Season

Cleveland Browns all-pro defensive back Joe Haden has signed a multi-year endorsement agreement with Unequal Technologies, the leading provider...

7 Critical Variables For Training Speed, Agility and Quickness

Athletes who want to be successful in their chosen sports should not take a casual approach to their speed,...

4 “Hit-And-Shed” Linebacker Drills From Lou Tepper

  Currently the defensive coordinator at the University of Buffalo and a man with over 40 years of collegiate...

Arena Football League To Require Helmet Sensors

The Arena Football League (AFL), in partnership with Brain Sentry,  became the first professional sports league to require helmet-mounted...