The New York Jets today announced the…
Ann Arbor— Aaron Wellman was dressed like all the Michigan coaches, in a white polo shirt and khakis, but he tucked himself deep in the corner of the Commons at Schembechler Hall during Sunday's media day, apparently trying to remain unnoticed.
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CARSON, Calif. -- The "Fittest on Earth" have been crowned: Tennessee Tech assistant strength coach Rich Froning is the 2011 Reebok CrossFit Games champion. An assistant in Tech's Athletic Performance Center, Froning won the title Sunday, culminating a three-day worldwide competition.
The CrossFit Games are the world’s…Continue
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GREENVILLE, N.C. - Tanner Kolb and Robert Tate have been named assistant strength and conditioning coaches at East Carolina University, according to an announcement from assistant athletics director for strength and conditioning Jeff Connors.
Owning a multitude of professional…
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STILLWATER - Oklahoma State Director of Athletics Mike Holder has announced that the University will begin construction on the Sherman E. Smith Training…Continue
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Ivan Abadjiev knows a thing or two about heavy lifting.
U.S. weightlifters haven't won an Olympic gold medal for 40 years. Now they're hoping the Bulgarians can…Continue
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Strength Performance Network was forwarded the following email regarding the death of Strength and Conditioning Coach Terrance Brooks:
"I am saddened by the loss of fellow Strength & Conditioning Coach and great friend Terrance Brooks. Coach Brooks, the Director of Strength & Conditioning at Sacramento State University, died Monday during surgery at the UC Davis Medical Center in Sacramento,…Continue
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Former San Diego State football coach Brady Hoke put his strength and conditioning coach, Aaron Wellman, on such a high, public pedestal that whoever came in next would draw the scrutiny of comparison…Continue
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San Francisco based personal trainer Frank Matrisciano began work Monday as the University of Memphis' new strength and conditioning coach. He replaced Richard Hogans who left the program in late march to explore other opportunities.
Matrisciano is known for his work with Los Angeles Clippers forward Blake Griffin, Orlando Magic guard Gilbert Arenas, Memphis Grizzlies forward Leon Powe and Houston Rockets forward Patrick Patterson.
During the NFL lockout, workouts are an iffy proposition. The Kansas City Star reports:
It’s just a trickle for now, but one by one NFL players are spending the lockout pursuing hobbies or taking other jobs.
Chad Ochocinco of Cincinnati, you may have heard, practiced with Sporting Kansas City of Major League Soccer. Baltimore’s Tom Zbikowski is boxing for his…Continue
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The Patriots announced the hiring of Moses Cabrera as their assistant strength and conditioning coach…Continue
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Oregon State's Stephen Paea set a bench-press record at the 2011 NFL Combine. SportingNews.com reports:
While the quarterbacks, wide receivers and running backs at the NFL Scouting Combine were being tested for their agility and quickness on the field, Oregon State defensive tackle prospect Stephen Paea stole the show in the weight…Continue
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Ever wonder what drills athletes participate in at the NFL Combine? Here's a good summary posted by NFL Network:
WHAT GOES ON AT THE COMBINE
Each February, hundreds of the very best college football players are invited to the NFL Scouting Combine in Indianapolis, Ind., where executives, coaches, scouts and doctors from all 32 NFL teams conduct an intense, four-day job interview in…Continue
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From the Strength Training Summit, Strongman Classic, CrossFit Games, Fitness…Continue
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From the Strength Training Summit, Strongman Classic, CrossFit Games,…Continue
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The Packers have announced the retirement of assistant strength and conditioning coach Dave Redding, who coached for 24…Continue
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The New England Patriots promoted Harold Nash to Head Strength and Conditioning Coach. Nash was the Patriots' assistant strength and conditioning coach for the past six seasons. Strength Performance Network came across the following report from…Continue
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One of Bill Belichick's first hires to his Patriots' coaching staff has returned to the team where he earned the first three of his…Continue
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After 11 seasons with the New England Patriots, strength and conditioning coach Mike Woicik could be headed…Continue
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