Performance Coaching

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. […]
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 […]
August 13, 2020

CGP Ep351 Sergey Nazarov The Mentorship Podcast

The Mentorship Podcast, the series where my former Mentoree becomes my Mentor.  In this edition we have Sergey Nazarov @solid.sergey who was one of my first Mentorees and since then has been not only a Mentor but a great friend. From his humble beginnings in communist Russia, he excelled to become a National Team Member […]
August 6, 2020

CGP Ep351 Outcome Based Self Worth?

You shot a 78 in competition and feel like you are the worst golfer in the world. You lost your clients due to a pandemic and economic downturn and now you are questioning your ability to be a coach. You and your significant other are fighting all the time over money, business or the kids […]
July 15, 2020

The Mentorship Podcast | Jordan Jeske

The Mentorship Podcast, the series where my former Mentoree becomes my Mentor. We are excited to offer this Podcast on YouTube for those of you who prefer a visual format. Please subscribe, write a review and rate to help us grow the podcast! The podcast is free but your support is invaluable!  This week’s show […]
July 1, 2020

CGP Ep346 Past Present Future Self Improvement

“Live in the present. The Power of Now.”  We all know we need to live in the NOW but many of you or your clients are allowing the past to dictate the actions of the future self. I have worked with countless athletes who under perform due to past failures they carry with them to […]
June 24, 2020

CGP Ep345 The Starting Point

Fat Face Rick, “He Ain’t Weak, Thats The Starting Point!” That line in the Wire changed the way I approached coaching from that day forward. It all made sense when my young student Cliff sat up and looked me right in the eye and said, “It’s this gym Coach! It’s changed my life! I have […]
June 10, 2020

CGP Ep343 Go To WORK!

The great philosopher Kool Moe D once said,”I go to work like a doctahhh!” In these times of uncertainty and change the one thing that has kept me sane is work. I know that sounds counter intuitive to many people who are out of work, working from home, changing professions or working under new conditions […]
May 27, 2020

CGP Ep341 Zoom Calls and Instagram Live? Enough Already!

I am done with Zoom calls and poorly made Instagram content. Its time for everyone to step it up and get your shit together! I know you aren’t going to take the time to watch a “How To Zoom” video made by someone who is more boring than reading the Zoom manual. So I created […]
May 20, 2020

CGP Ep340 #YOJAY Your Questions Answered

Thank you to everyone who sent in #YOJAYs over the past 2 months. I saw a theme building in everyone’s personal stories and questions and felt it was time to put it on wax! I always say that if the same questions keep coming up there are probably 1000’s of others wondering the same thing! […]
January 14, 2016

The 40 Year Old Plan for Crushing Life!

Getting old sucks! Back hurts, constipation, the solar panel on your head is increasing in diameter, you have scary moles that need to get checked and you just can’t get rid of that spare tire! You have convinced yourself that the “Dad Bod” is in! Ohh well I guess its all a part of getting […]
December 23, 2015

A Strength Coach’s Perspective FMS, SFMA, TPI

I get asked all the time “Are you an FMS guy? Do you use the SFMA? Which one is better? I thought you were a TPI guy why would you use the FMS?” The answer to these questions is YES! I use the FMS, SFMA and TPI screens, as well as a ton of other […]
December 17, 2015

CGP Ep104 Push It or Rest It?

Should you train when your tired, sore or unmotivated? Is it better to push through regardless of what your body is telling you or should you base the intensity of your workout on your current state? What if you had technology that would tell you if you were “ready” for battle? In this episode I […]
December 12, 2015

Level 1 Kinoga

Level 1 Kinoga The Level 1 Kinoga is a movement based body prep that includes mobility, stability, and rotational sling activation while challenging your proprioception. Perform this warm up before your Level 1 Exercise Session. Sequence: Knee to Chest Open Up the Hip Pull Knee Across Quad Stretch with Reach Adductor Iso Stretch x2 Rotary […]
December 2, 2015

Rotational Power Xperiment

Rotational Power Workout is a real time workout video that you can follow along with or just watch and get some great new exercise and coaching tips! The Rotational Power Xperiment is a video I created which was initially meant to be a DVD. One of my professional x-treme sports athletes Devun Walsh shared with […]
November 25, 2015

Breathing & Bracing Chapter 3

Breathing and Bracing Chapter 3 In this 3rd and final instalment of the Breathing and Bracing series, featuring Dana Santas and Jason Glass, we discuss “Bracing.” Learning how to properly brace your abdominals with proper breathing techniques will not only protect your spine but will allow you to lift more. Using techniques such as the […]