Ralph Cornwell is on the cutting edge of concussion prevention. He is in the process of completing his Ph.D. research project on neck training as a method of reducing the severity concussions. If you haven’t heard anything about this topic, you won’t want to miss this interview. We talked a lot about concussion prevention, what […]
Interviews with strength & conditioning coaches.
Adam Feit is a Strength Coach for the Carolina Panther of the NFL and a member of our Advisory Team here at UltimateStrengthAndConditioning.com. He is the former Director of Strength & Conditioning at Eastern Michigan University and had stints at Louisville and the Citadel. Adam is great coach with a lot of knowledge and insight, […]
This is a great video interview with Jim Kielbaso talking to Rick Court who is now the Director of Football Strength & Conditioning atOhio State University. This interview, however, was done when Rick was in his second year as the Director of S & C at the University of Toledo. Rick is an exceptional coach […]
Aaron Hillmann was the Director of Strength and Conditioning at Bowling Green State University for over nine years and is now the Head Strength Coach for Football at University of Illinois. Coach Hillmann’s training philosophy has led him down a path requiring the search for logical and practical modes of strength and conditioning. We asked […]
Here is the complete strength & conditioning coaches roundtable discussion. 1. In your opinion, what part (or parts) of your program to you believe has the greatest transfer to the field/court? Why? Chris Ruf – Baylor University (Director of Football Athletic Performance): We believe that in our football program, our speed, agility, and more specifically, […]
As we’ve done before, US & C asked six strength & conditioning professionals six questions about their programs, philosophies, beliefs and implementation strategies. We have quite a diverse group this time, so their responses are very interesting. A lot can be learned from asking the same questions to multiple people. The first two questions are here […]
For anyone who is unfamiliar with Ron McKeefery, he is a fantastic strength coach and teacher. He has helped many coaches get their start in the field, and he is widely respected for his ability to teach both athletes and coaches. He spent several years at the University of South Florida, and he was hired […]
Like our Kyle Vanden Bosch interview a couple of weeks ago, we stopped NFL vet Tim Shaw after a workout to talk about this experiences with different strength & conditioning coaches, philosophies and workouts. Tim has a unique perspective on S & C because of the diverse programs he’s been involved with. He started lifting […]
After a workout at Total Performance, we talked to Detroit Lions DE Cliff Avril about his experiences in strength & conditioning including what he likes and dislikes.
Click here to listen to the Jeremy Lawson interview We take pride in conducting interviews that actually mean something instead of asking the same questions over and over. When Jim got the chance to talk to Marin Catholic Central Strength and Conditioning Coach Jeremy Lawson, he definitely wanted to talk about some real-world topics such […]
We asked some of the best high school strength coaches in the country about their experiences. The purpose of this discussion is to give all coaches some ideas and insight about working with high school athletes. 1.In your opinion, what are 2-3 of the best things high school athletes get out of participating in an […]
Jim Kielbaso sat down with Kettlebell guru and physical therapist Bob Budai to discuss a number of topics related to kettlebell training. Some of the topics include: Kettlebell popularity Mis-use of KBs KB organizations Using KBs as an evaluation tool
As the day ends Jim, Adam, Frank, and Aaron sit down to discuss a few exercises that they enjoy and a few they don’t. Watch and see what they have to say about the Turkish Get-Up, the Med-ball Slam and others. Each week they’ll be discussing and sharing different topics. We’re constantly discussing different topics […]
Here’s a couple great informative strength and conditioning videos. We’ve posted an ESPN interview with some brief thoughts from Coach Morris, so here’s a more detailed description of his perspective. Here’s a couple great informative strength and conditioning videos. We’ve posted an ESPN interview with some brief thoughts from Coach Morris, so here’s a more […]
USC: What sort of role do you believe strength and conditioning can play in reducing the risk of injury? Please address issues with consistency, comprehensive design, safety, and any other important variables. NV: First, it is technically difficult to draw a direct correlation between any strength and conditioning training and reducing the risk of injury.Indirect […]
June, 23, 2010 By Brian Bennett You could call Buddy Morris the dean of Big East strength coaches. He hasn’t been in his job for the most consecutive amount of years in this league, but he’s in his third different stint with Pittsburgh dating back to 1980. If anybody knows the Panthers football program, it’s […]
While visiting The University of Toledo Jim Kielbaso was able to interview head strength and conditioning coach Steve Murray. Coach Murray talks about strength training with basketball players, how he using machines or “tools” as he refers to them along with some other topics. Watch and see for yourself.
Listen in as Dave Durell from www.HighIntensityNation.com interviews Jim Kielbaso this time around. Dave talks to Jim about his Strength and Conditioning background, how he got his business started, High Intensity Training, Speed Development, Sports Performance, and Hard Work! Keep coming back to UltimateStrengthAndConditioning.com for more great strength and conditioning information
Rick Court – Director of Football Strength and Conditioning at San Diego State University. Rick has been talked about as a high energy coach who has a great level of care for the athletes he’s been able to coach of the years. UCT: How would you describe the training philosophy that you implement? How has […]