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Patrick McHenry, MA, CSCS,*D, USAW is the Head Strength and Conditioning Coach at Castle View High School in Castle Rock, CO. He designs the lifting and speed/agility programs for all the weightlifting classes as well as works with the school’s 20 varsity sports.
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