Ken Clark is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Kinesiology at West Chester University, where he teaches classes in biomechanics and motor learning. Clark’s research focuses on the mechanical factors underlying athletic performance and injury mechanisms. In addition to teaching and conducting research, Clark has over a decade of experience as a strength and conditioning coach. He has coached in the private sector, at the high school level, and in the collegiate setting. Clark’s interest in speed development for football began during his playing days, where he was a two-time All-Centennial Conference running back for Swarthmore College from 1999 – 2000.