Coach Glass Blog

April 19, 2022

CGP Ep440 Living in the Grey

Life is never black or white. We live in the grey. Rules however, need to be black and white. It is your job to decide where on the spectrum your actions will sit. We live in the greys and browns but judge others on the extremes. “Look at that asshole speeding past us like we […]
April 11, 2022

CGP Ep439 Steroids in Golf?

Would steroids help you play better golf? Isn’t the idea of golf performance training to maximize power and speed? Every sport that requires maximal power and speed output has to watch for athletes cheating. Most common forms of performance enhancing drugs include anabolic steroids and growth hormone. Bigger, faster and stronger in a pill! So […]
April 3, 2022

CGP Ep438 #YOJAY Grip Strength & Ground Reaction Force

Is your grip strength important? YES! Should you train for better grip strength? NO! Is GRF (Ground Reaction Force) the future of golf performance? NO! Is it valuable to measure it and is it trainable in the gym? YES! Do I have to listen to this episode to find out why? YES!!!! These are a […]
March 27, 2022

CGP Ep437 Skill Mastery

Acquiring a new skill is one thing but mastery? What skill are you a true master of? Master chef, kung fu master, or a debate master? I know you practice often but to be a true master debater you need to push yourself outside of your comfort zone. I am a master coach, master at […]
February 27, 2022

CGP Ep433 Motivation #DreamBIG

What motivates you to get up each morning and do what you do? Something is driving you to push yourself out of bed. What is it? Do you even know? Motivation is a tricky subject. What motivates you is very personal and unique to you. Some of you have very clearly defined goals and each […]
February 17, 2022

CGP Ep432 Speed Protocols 2022

Everyone wants more speed. I have lectured for over a decade on rotational power as it was the hot topic on the sport performance circuit. Now it is all about speed. These 2 topics are basically talking about the same thing. Where we focus the lens may change but it is still about hitting the […]
February 12, 2022

CGP Ep431 Sacrifice

The Ying Yang of life states that with every positive there is a negative. If you want to achieve anything big, it will come with great sacrifice. I always talk about creating your DreamBIG. A dream so big that the thought of it coming true raises the hair on your arms. The question is…what are […]
January 29, 2022

CGP Ep429 #YOJAY Bouillabaisse

This episode is a bouillabaisse to the face! #YOJAY episodes are where I answer your questions from the etherweb. Today we talk about training in the competitive season, the mentorship syndicate, how to build programming for any sport, psychology of basketball, and I commit to being rad! If you have a question or topic you […]
January 23, 2022

CGP Ep428 Coming Out…of the Off Season

We have talked extensively about off season training on this podcast. In this episode we go DEEP into what I think is the most important part of off season training. Coming out of it! You started the off season with clear goals and expectations. You focus on the recipe that will help you create the […]
December 29, 2021

CGP Ep425 Five Things to Carry into 2022

In this episode I want to look back at 2021 and see what lessons I have learnt that I would like to carry forward into 2022. This is a great exercise for you to try yourself! It is is like the opposite of a New Years Resolution, which by now you should know I hate. […]
November 11, 2021

Dynamic Coaching Model for the Modern Golf Pro

The classic golf coaching model is inherently broken. A golfer books a lesson with you on Thursday after shooting their worst round of the year on Sunday. Your job is to solve the problems they experienced on Sunday and give them a solution that will ensure they play better next weekend. The challenge is addressing […]
January 23, 2021

CGP Ep376 Junior’s Journey to College Special featuring Coach Melissa Luellen

In this bonus episode we jump deep into the murky waters of junior golf and collegiate golf. Cover topics like selecting a college and how to navigate the highly competitive world of junior golf. What tournaments should my child play? What college is the best choice for my student? What kind of questions should I […]
December 17, 2020

CGP Ep370 Dr Emily Splichal

Dr Emily Splichal @dremilydpm is one of the world’s leading experts in enhancing performance through barefoot science. This makes for a rather stimulating conversation between Emily and the Coach! In this episode they go DEEP into neuroscience, mechanoreceptors, balance training, motor and sensory homunculus, and everything that connects the nervous system to performance. Dr. Emily […]
November 18, 2020

CGP Ep366 Coach Don Fleming

Coach Don Fleming is the man that inspired me to be the coach I am today. I was extremely lucky to have Coach Fleming at a time in my life when I was figuring out the world and how I could fit in it. He was my Richmond Hill High School PhysEd instructor and coached […]
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 […]
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 […]