Edit or enter text to search for something

  • Type







  • Filter By


  • Certification Type





  • Audience



  • Topics












(96 found)

Prepare, Work, Recover (Repeat) – The Process for Optimal Athletic Development

July 31, 2015

Video Members Only

Donovan Santas, former Head Major League Strength and Conditioning Coach for the Toronto Blue Jays Major League Baseball (MLB) organization, explains the process for optimal athletic development by taking a look at the day-to-day practices and techniques used at the professional baseball level.

Coaches Exercise Technique Program design rehab injury sports medicine Optimal Development Recovery

Cluster Sets - Current Methods for Introducing Variations to Training Sets

June 25, 2016

Video

Learn about cluster sets, and how they can be used in program design for optimal athletic development. Greg Haff, President of the NSCA, shares examples of various set structures in this session from the NSCA 2016 National Conference.

Coaches Program design weight training cluster sets strength and conditioning program design

Development of Muscle Mass: How Much is Optimum for Performance?

September 3, 2019

Article

This infographic highlights differences between hypertrophic gains and neural adaptations for optimal athletic performance.

Personal trainers TSAC Facilitators Coaches Program design Infographics Muscle Mass Relative Strength and Power Hypertrophy Neural Adaptation

Maximizing Game Performance – A Task-Based Approach to Speed and Agility Development

July 31, 2015

Video

On-field success in sports requires the ability to solve sport-specific problems and utilize speed and agility within the specific context of the game. In this session from the 2015 NSCA National Conference, Ian Jeffreys explains how adding a task-based approach to an athlete’s speed and agility training can help ensure optimal transfer from training to game performance.

Coaches Program design strength and conditioning Speed Training Agility Training Game Performance

Windows of Optimal Trainability

April 1, 2016

Article Members Only

The “five Ss” of trainability and performance are critical periods of development that all youth strength and conditioning coaches should consider when creating a training program. Coaches should take advantage of each window to maximize a youth athlete’s potential and help ensure a long athletic career.

Coaches Program design LTAD youth training guidelines youth athletic training

Sharpening the Mental Edge: The Use of Sport Psychology Techniques in Strength and Conditioning

November 20, 2020

Article Members Only

Adam Feit, Coordinator of Physical and Mental Performance at Springfield College, discusses the use of psychological skills in collegiate strength and conditioning and shares his insight into how strength coaches are in an optimal position to incorporate more of these skills into the weight room.

Coaches Professional Development Psychological Skills Mental Performance Performance Potential Professional Development

Effects of Exercise on Osteoporosis: Part 4

June 1, 2017

Article Members Only

Exercise and physical activity are necessary for the development of optimal bone health, as well as the preservation of bone mass density (BMD) throughout life. It is imperative, as health and fitness professionals, to understand the impact of exercise on skeletal health and overall wellness and to serve as an educational resource for clients.

Personal trainers Exercise Science Program design Basic Pathophysiology and Science of Health Status or Condition and Disorder or Disease PTQ bone mass density BMD osteoporosis personal training

Nutrition for Adolescent Female Team Sport Athletes: A Review

Quiz CATD 0.2

Adequate nutrition generally promotes training adaptations and thus optimal performance. Adolescence is characterized by a pubescence growth spurt, increasing energy and nutrient needs. Most team sports literature focuses on male athletes, with little on adolescent female team sports. Adolescent female athletes are at an increased risk of inadequate energy, and micronutrient intakes because of the pursuit of high fitness levels, and society pressures. This may cause hormonal irregularities, delayed development, poor bone health, and increased risk of injury. This review synthesizes information on the nutritional needs of adolescent female team sport players for performance and health.

Resistance Exercise Considerations for Load Carriage

May 8, 2020

Article

This article addresses three main areas of resistance exercise that best prepares tactical personnel for load carriage.

TSAC Facilitators Program design Load Carriage Tactical Professional Fatigue Resistance Dynamic Trunk Stability Injury Prevention

Plyometric Implementation: Setup and Execution of Jump Landing Positions to Decrease Likelihood of Injuries

May 1, 2016

Video

Learn optimal setup, execution, and landing mechanics to maximize power output and to best prepare the joint structures to tolerate greater stresses later in training. In this session from the NSCA 2016 TSAC Annual Training, Loren Landow identifies progressions based on competency and ability—from low amplitude, bilateral jumps to single-leg deceleration drills.

TSAC Facilitators Coaches Exercise Technique Program design corrective exercise Plyometics Power Development Landing Mechanics Bilateral Jumps Plyometric Progressions

  • Type







  • Filter By


  • Certification Type





  • Audience



  • Topics












#everyonestronger #everyonestronger

has been added to your shopping cart!

Continue Shopping Checkout Now