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    May 2018  |  Vol. 5 - Issue 2

    Issue 5.2 of NSCA Coach contains articles on the positive influence of strength and conditioning coaches, LTAD programs for middle and high school athletes, Olympic weightlifting for sport, a holistic approach to leadership, and resistance training for older adults.

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    Table of Contents  
    04|  Raising Awareness about the Positive Influences of Strength and Conditioning Coaches by Andy Gillham, PhD, CSCS,*D, CMPC
    10| Using LTAD to Program for a Middle School Athlete and a High School Athlete: Part 1 – Generating an Athletic Profile by Rick Howard, MEd, CSCS,*D, USAW
    16| Advanced Understanding about Olympic Weightlifting for Sport by Antonio Squillante, CSCS,*D, USAW
    20| A Holistic Approach to Leadership – Part 1: Understanding Leadership by Michael Kasales, MA, CSCS, RSCC, USAW-2, FMS
    26| Resistance Exercise Preserves Physical Function of Older Adults – Implications for Strength and Conditioning Professionals by Victor Tringali, MS, CSCS,*D
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  • Editor
    Brian Gearity, PhD, CSCS, FNSCA

    Assistant Editor
    Britt Chandler, MS, CSCS,*D, NSCA-CPT,*D

    Publications Director
    Keith Cinea, MA, CSCS,*D, NSCA-CPT,*D

    Managing Editor
    Matthew Sandstead, NSCA-CPT,*D

    Publications Coordinator
    Cody Urban

    Editorial Review Panel
    Charles Allen, PhD, CSCS, USAW 
    Jonathan Anning, PhD, CSCS,*D
    Joel Bergeron, MS, CPS, CSCS,*D
    Douglas Berninger, MEd, CSCS,*D, RSCC, USAW  
    Nicole Dabbs, PhD
    Yvette Figueroa, MS, CSCS
    Juan Gonzalez, PhD, CSCS, USATF
    Meredith Hale-Griffin, MS, CSCS
    William Klika, PhD, CSCS, RSCC*E
    Brian Lehmann, MS, RD, CSSD, CSCS
    Bryan Mann, PhD, CSCS,*D, RSCC*D
    Pat Mahady, MS, CSCS
    Ed McNeely, MS
    Jonathan Mike, PhD, CSCS,*D, NSCA-CPT,*D, USAW
    Ryan Puck, MS, CSCS, USAW
    Evan Schick, PhD, CSCS
    Collis Spann, MS, IKFF CKT L2, USAW-2 
    Aaron Suma, MA, CSCS,*D, USAW-2
    Tai Tran, PhD, CSCS,*D