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January 22, 2015

CGP Ep 53 BURN YOUR BENCHES: The Podcast

I had to get this off my #Chest #BURNYOURBENCHES! I posted a video on Youtube and people went ballistic! Some people are so ingrained with the caveman doctrine that they can’t give up on their precious benches and they are fighting back on Twitter and Facebook! Some have gone so far as to hiding them […]
January 15, 2015

BURN YOUR BENCHES! #BYBRevolution

Burn Your Benches! Its a Revolution! BURN YOUR BENCHES!!! Get off that bench press and start to push and press with your feet on the ground! When you play your sport or walk down the street, do you need a bench to support you? No! So why do you use them in the gym? Stop […]
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, […]
October 17, 2018

CGP Ep260 Stretching Yourself Professionally

When was the last time you took a really BIG stretch professionally? I mean really put your skills to the test. Created an opportunity to succeed at the highest level or fail horribly with repercussions if it went wrong? That is what this week’s episode is all about. I take you into my inner “backstage” […]
October 10, 2018

CGP Ep259 The Strength of Self Improvement

The greatest strength you can poses is your self acknowledgment of your weaknesses and the willingness to either change or accept them. In this episode I share some of the weaknesses I have had to overcome in my journey to the place I am today. I am in no way perfect, just ask those around […]
October 3, 2018

CGP Ep258 Mike Boyle Inside the Mind of a Legend

This is one of my favourite episodes EVER! I am so honoured to have my friend, colleague and mentor Mike Boyle on the show. Mike was so influential in my development as a strength coach. In college, I read his best selling book “Functional Training for Sports” and it changed the way I saw training […]
September 26, 2018

CGP Ep257 Stressed OUT!

Stress is part of life. Deal with it! Its not that easy os it? Stress isn’t going away but how we perceive stress and manage it could take a weakness and turn it into a strength and make you more productive, perform at a higher level and keep the crypt keeper at bay. IN this […]
September 19, 2018

CGP Ep256 Keto Diet for Athletes?

The Keto Diet is NOT ideal for competitive golfers! There, I said it! Now take your shots. “No way Jay! You don’t know what you are talking about! What about so and so and that athlete that won the so and so?” Everyone should use Intermittent Fasting 3 days a week! “What? Are you freaking […]
September 11, 2018

High Triplexity Training

High Triplexity is a term I came up with to describe the style of training that I use to help my athletes perform at their maximal potential. I use to use the term High Threshold but the concept has evolved and become something much broader than a simple transition from Corrective Exercises to Strength and […]