Performance Coaching

November 17, 2021

CGP Ep419 Modern Fitness Pro Coaching Model

Fitness pros! Have you ever had someone walk in your gym and say,” I am looking for some mental fortitude, grit and self belief!”? I thought not. It is a complete opposite. “I want to lose 10lbs, get stronger and improve my overall health!” They say they want physiological change but the most valuable thing […]
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 […]
October 19, 2021

CGP Ep415 Weight Loss & Body Composition

Does your weight really matter? Im sure you have had times in your life where you looked great even though the scale said you are 3lbs over and other times that it says you lost 5lbs and you look like shit! Its all about body composition people! How do you measure yourself? Scale? Tape measure? […]
October 13, 2021

CGP Ep414 Comedy of Errors Leads to Success

I love it when people ask me how I became a stand up comic? The same way I became a collegiate athlete and an entrepreneur! Mix passion, consistent unmatched work ethic with a set of cojones and you have all the ingredients to accomplish pretty much anything in life. The cool thing is that all […]
October 7, 2021

CGP Ep 413 Getting Cut from Peleton

Getting cut can be the best thing that ever happens to you. Making the team may feel good but in the long run it teaches you nothing. If you have never been cut you have never pushed your potential. The lessons I have learnt from losing have made me the winner I am today. And […]
September 24, 2021

CGP Ep411 Performance Guru Greg Redman

My pal Greg Redman @wavephysio and I go DEEP on this week’s pod. What do we go DEEP on? Screening Olympic athletes and the tweaks that are made to their programs based on those findings. What is really important to performance for our high performance athletes and what you should be doing in your “middle […]
September 15, 2021

CGP Ep410 Testing Part Deux

This topic needed 2 parts to break it down fully. Part 1 we went into the “why” and formulated some context for the conversation about testing. We discussed the key elements that I test for and what we are specifically looking at. We discussed tools for measuring and whether or not they need to be […]
September 8, 2021

CGP Ep409 Testing for High Performance Athletes Part 1

The start of the 2022 PGATour, NFL, NHL and NBA are just around the corner. This means it is time to test our professional athletes and get a baseline for the year. Testing lets us know where the athlete stands on a functional movement level, strength and power outputs, neuromuscular function and readiness to compete. […]
September 2, 2021

CGP Ep408 Checklist What WONT U Stand For?

Most people know what they want and what they stand for. But how many of you are crystal clear on what you WONT stand for? I write out my weekly checklist every Monday morning and at the top of each page I write what I stand for and even more importantly what I WONT stand […]
August 20, 2021

CGP Ep406 S.P.A.C.E Golf’s Final Frontier

My mentor Dave Phillips @mytpidave shared with me the concept of SPACE. Dave said every golfer, and every athlete for that matter, needs SPACE to be successful. SPACE is an acronym for Speed-Power-Accuracy-Consistency-Effeciency. Each of these elements are critical for success in the game of golf. Problem is, most golfers focus on 1 or 2 […]
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 […]
December 2, 2020

Deconstructing The SQUAT!

There are few more debated exercises in the world of strength and conditioning than the squat. Not whether we should squat or not squat but how? Knees out? Front or back? Ass to grass or avoid the butt wink at all costs? Single leg, split or bilateral? Strength coaches debate these concepts to exhaustion and […]
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 […]