jason

January 13, 2015

Push & Pull Technique

The best exercises in the world are useless if they are performed incorrectly. I love going into public gyms and watch people with the best intentions doing the worst things to their body. The exercise often isn’t the problem. It is their form and technique that is making the exercise toxic. That isn’t going to […]
January 8, 2015

Dynamic Warm Up for the Gym

Dynamic Warm Up for the Gym This warm up should be performed before every workout. This is a basic warm up that will prepare the body for the workout ahead. I like to separate the workout into Dynamic Warm Up, Performance Circuit, Dynamic Cool Down. On this site I post numerous Performance Circuits but all […]
January 2, 2015

Feel Better Play Better: Road Workout

This is a great workout to blow the cobwebs off after a long flight. Most hotels have a gym nowadays with some free weights and bench. Thats all you need to have a great workout! I travel a lot and when I get off a flight and check in the hotel the first thing I […]
December 24, 2014

CGP Ep49 Christmas Special

**Warning** This podcast has absolutely zero educational benefit for you. Edutainment minus the Education! You are so busy with buying gifts, baking, writing cards…… you don’t have time to listen to this episode! I also know that the day after Christmas you are going to be so sick and tired of Xmas this and Xmas […]
December 18, 2014

What Are We Training: The Game Show!

http://youtu.be/W4JnyjfTD3c What Are We Training (The Game Show) Have some FUN! See what you score? Guess what we are training on these 8 exercises! If you can name the exercise you get 1 point, guess the purpose of the exercise and you get a bonus!  Anyone get a better score than 9 on the first […]
December 16, 2014

Locals Only Podcast: NL Ep2: What R U Training?

This is the 2nd episode that is exclusive to the Coach Glass Next Level members. Locals Only!!!! What R U Training? In this episode we dive into exercise design for specific populations. I share the timeline of my personal development in sport specific training. Football, tennis, snowboarding and golf all have something in common. I […]
December 9, 2014

What Are You Training?

What Are You Training? This is a question I want you to ask yourself each and every time you design an exercise for your client. I remember when I first started as a personal trainer. It was around the time that the Bosu and stability balls made up 90% of our training. I remember the […]
December 3, 2014

CGP Ep46 FAT Shaming in the USA!

Fat Shaming! The good the bad and the ugly! For some people fat shaming works and for others it can be send them on a downward spiral that ends in more weight gain. Some people respond to the stick and some people respond to the carrot. Now before you get your Spanx in a knot, […]
November 27, 2014

CGP Ep 45 Competition is None!

Competition is a contest between organisms for a limited resource. The resource could be money, fame, clients, likes, retweets, or championships. In my world my competition is none. The great Eric B and Rakim once said “No time for fun, cuz I don’t play with competitors. Its only one when Im done! The competition is […]
November 21, 2014

Off Season Strength Phase: Athlete

This month’s focus at the Next Level is Off Season Training. In this video we are featuring the Strength Phase. I cover a lot of material in the video and though I would provide you with supplementary material to reference so you don’t have to stop the video to see some of the graphics or […]
July 11, 2018

CGP Ep246 Training Vulnerability

There are 2 camps. One says train with perfect form, stay in the sagittal, frontal and transverse plane and stay in control. The other camp says train in vulnerable positions so the athlete can handle it when they get stuck in those positions in their sport. Which camp do I pitch my tent in? As […]
July 4, 2018

CGP Ep245 Cart Before The Horse

What happens when we put the cart before the horse in terms of our training? WELL I’LL TELL YOU WHAT HAPPENS! ( Wow…a bit aggressive Jay?) You will get some gains, some improvement in performance and then BAM! You are hit with a plateau that just won’t go! You start adding more patch work solutions […]
July 2, 2018

#DreamBIG 28

My Daughter just graduated from high school and is off to college in the fall. It makes me reflect on her life and question whether I have provided her with the skills she will need to make it in today’s competitive world. Of course I did…right? Listening to the valedictorian speeches and advice from teachers […]
June 27, 2018

CGP Ep244 Mobility #Strombiwidy

Stability, mobility, stability , mobility, strombiwidy? I get it, everyone needs more stability and more mobility. But what happens when you apply the wrong correction to the right problem? Or you go after the wrong problem and apply the right approach for that problem but don’t get the results your looking for? This episode is […]
June 25, 2018

#DreamBIG China

Deep thought from a Beijing hotel room. Its about inspiring others. Its about opportunities and being humble. Its a #DreamBIG!!! Need I say more? FYI: The #DreamBIG series is a quick motivational kick in the keister! The #DreamBIG episodes are 6-12 minute dream big segments that are bite sized and easy to digest. If you […]
June 22, 2018

LXP2 High Threshold 5

  Downloadable PDF: LXP2 High Threshold Five High Threshold 5 is a perfect circuit to perform before your sporting event. It attacks all the elements needed to play your best. Some of you may feel it is a workout while others will feel like it energizes their system and activates their load and explode system. […]