Before we start….What Is High Threshold Training? The High Threshold phase is the most important element of the Next Level program. This is the difference maker! I have always said that anyone can make you stronger. Its simple! Science of strength and conditioning and muscle adaptation has determined the ideal sets and reps needed for […]
The Movement Matrix is a perfect 4 min warm up that will prep the body for your power session. Your nervous system will light up when it is put under the challenging change of directions in the sagittal, frontal and transverse plane. We start each movement with the arms overhead holding a light dowel or […]
Level 4 T-Spine Power is all about speed. You now have earned the right to rotate but note that there are still exercises in this series that require the T-Spine to resist rotation. Transitioning from anti-rotation to rotation and back gives your body the versatility and ability to switch from mobile to stable while controlling […]
This video is a special Next Level full feature film. This is the full length version with all the coaching cues and technique notes from my experience on the PATCH with the Egoscue Master Brian Bradley. Pay close attention to the exercises, physical demands placed on the athlete, the affect of limitations on the efficiency […]
This weeks #YOJAY we discuss the pink elephant in the room. The Coach’s calves! This weeks question comes from @ksharpgolf who asked “I just have to know…HOW on earth did you get such amazing calves? What’s your secret?!” Well Kaitlyn this episode is for you!
This video is Level 3 T-Spine. In the Level 2 video we focussed on T-Spine Stability using High Threshold and Joint Integrity exercises. Now your T-Spine is prepared for strengthening exercises. At this point we need you to control rotation and have the ability to resist rotation. You have to earn the right to rotate! […]
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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
Cognitive Dissonance is where your conscious and subconscious mind are at odds. Your subliminal self talk says you always quit, come up short and fail at the last minute while your conscious mind is tired of losing! You will never develop a winners attitude until you break the belief cycle that is perpetuated in the subconscious.
Do you want bigger calves? Bigger biceps? Anyone ready to jump on a 737 this week? We go DEEP on all these topics and more in episode 282. Am I silly goose and may anger some people this week? YESSS! Will other people learn and giggle and love every minute? YESSS! Did I have fun making this episode? YESSSSS!!!!! Have I asked 6 questions out of 7 sentences in this paragraph? YESSS!!!
Why do you train the way you do? Why do you train at all? Why do you believe that your system is going to give you the results you are looking for? All these questions will be answered on this week’s podcast.
This could be the most important and impactful guest episodes I have ever produced. I know for a fact that listening to this WILL change either your life or someone you know who may question their habits and want change in their life. My guest is Caddie X. He is a caddie on the PGATour […]
This week I had a #DreamBIG come true. This series is all about me helping you achieve your personal greatness. I am hoping that my story of achieving a personal #DreamBIG will help inspire you to drive forward toward your DreamBIG with more passion and energy. It all happened this past weekend in NYC…..
Exercises can feel great at times and other days it can feel like a grind. Same workout, same intensity but different result? You need to pay attention to the state your body is in and what you are trying to accomplish in your session. A perfect program means nothing if it is applied to the […]