jason

May 12, 2016

Next Level | Level 2 T-Spine

This video is Level 2 T-Spine. In the Level 1 video we focussed on T-Spine Mobility. In Level 2 we focus on High Threshold and Joint Integrity exercises. Simply put, we are preparing the T-Spine for strength and power training. You may notice the lack of rotational exercises. You have to earn the right to […]
April 11, 2016

#YOJAY 6 Functional Group Training

In this episode I tackle a topic which seems to raise its hand every month in the #YOJAY box. How do you train a group or team of athletes functionally? This is a fantastic topic and a great opportunity to share my techniques for making group training both exciting, challenging while addressing the groups functional […]
April 1, 2016
Coach Glass, Top Golf Coach, Conditioning Specialist

Feel Better Play Better Series: Game Day Workout

This video is coming out of the basement archives ( I have hair and stylish shoes!) but it is still relevant and a challenge. This workout is perfect for athletes wanting a light workout/dynamic warmup the morning of an event. There is very little load but will challenge you and your nervous system in all […]
March 21, 2016

Single Arm Stability Plank

This is a fantastic core stability and anti-rotation exercise. The progression starts in a knee push up position into a single arm knee plank. Progress to the single arm plank and return back to the knee plank position while maintaining your core control. Hold each position for a count of 3 focusing on stability and […]
March 8, 2016

Time for a Nappaccino!

Sleep is one of the 2 most important performance elements in your performance plan. Last week we focused on the war that is going on in your gut. Today we are tackling your sleep account. If I ask someone “are you in debt?” most people can confidently answer yes or no. But when I ask […]
March 5, 2016

#YOJAY 5 | Glutes O’ Steel | Unstable Surface Training

This weeks #YOJAY discusses the age old question: Why is it with all the technological advances we have today….that scientists still haven’t been able to come up with an exercise that will stimulate and strengthen the glutes? I mean we had the technology to pretend to put a man on the moon but our own […]
February 25, 2016

Next Level | Level 2 Hip

This video is Level 2 Hip. In the Level 1 video we focussed on Hip Mobility. In Level 2 we focus on High Threshold and Joint Integrity exercises. Simply put, we are preparing the hip for strength and power training. Reps and sets do not come in to play in this video. If you are […]
February 20, 2016

#YOJAY 4 | Weight Training 4 The Rotational Athlete | Rory McIlroy

#YOJAY was designed for this week’s debate! Sometimes a present lands in your lap and you have a choice. Take it or share it. What do you think The Coach would do? Share of course! The Golf Channel’s Brandel Chamblee criticized Rory McIlroy about his strength training program which is overseen by training guru Steve […]
February 16, 2016

Seated Pistol

The seated pistol is a great exercise for glute, quad and full lower quarter stability development. I use it with my athletes as a litmus test to see how their lower body balance, stability and relative leg strength is progressing. You can see in the video how my right foot is flared out as a […]
February 6, 2016

Next Level | Level 1 Hip Mobility

This video is Level 1 Hip Mobility. Make sure your hips have been properly assessed by a medial professional before starting this mobility program to see if these exercises and stretches are appropriate for you. The goal here is to lay the foundation of good quality hip function before we add strength , power and […]
October 8, 2020

CGP Ep360 The Best of My Mentors | Mike Boyle

Mike will cringe when he reads this but the fact is, he is a mentor of mine and has been a huge influence on the strength coach and Perform Better presenter I have become today! I will never forget the day I was introduced to his book Functional Training for Sports. It defined a generation of strength coaches […]
September 30, 2020

CGP Ep359 Training Goals? Be Careful What You Ask For!

I want bigger muscles, I want to swing faster, I want better feel in my hands for my short game, and I want to be more nibble and athletic. Have you got a program for that? HOLD UP…. WAIT A MINUTE!  I want the body of a 5’11 210lb running back so I can be […]
September 18, 2020

Mentorship Podcast Carina Bender Abrams

The Mentorship Podcast, the series where my former Mentoree becomes my Mentor.  Carina @coachcarinapt is the “Mama Bear” for the Mentorship family! She has a such an amazing way of seeing life for what it is and pushing you to maximize your career. Down to earth and constantly mining deeper for the meaning of life. […]
September 10, 2020

CGP Ep356 Jocks vs Nerds

This is a weird one. Not for everyone but to the long time Glisteners it could be a classic. We breakdown the battle between Jocks and Nerds. We explore this age old battle through my own personal experiences and stories. High school and college were formative years for me and as I reflect upon them […]
September 3, 2020

CGP Ep355 GO TO WORK!

GO TO WORK! Athlete? Set up your practice schedule, training routine and GO TO WORK! Business owner? Put in an 8 hour day Monday to Friday and fill each and every minute with work. Hour off? Call your clients who left you, rebrand your social media, film content, do your accounting GO TO WORK! Out […]
August 26, 2020

ATHLETE: CGP Ep354 Refining Athleticism

Slow it down, speed it up, change direction, add complexity, add resistance, over speed, increase neural load and then do it again! If you want to refine athleticism you need to challenge yourself in as many ways as possible. Do it in the gym and see the results on the field of battle. I always […]