Performance Coaching

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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
November 11, 2020

CGP Ep365 Deconstructing the Deadlift

The deadlift is my one of my favourite patterns for rotational athletes…but not for the reasons you may think! The deadlift is one of the greatest vertical thrust exercises on the planet….but that’s not why I love it. In this episode we go DEEP into the Hip Hinge and how rotational athletes can use the […]
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 […]
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 […]
September 9, 2015

CGP Ep90 Coaching Greatness

Coaching is an art. Like all forms of art there are people who dabble, have some success and then there are the GREATS! What makes a coach great? There are commonalities between all great coaches and this episode is all about those qualities! Every great coach has a set of rules, philosophies, tenants, or pillars […]
September 2, 2015

Lateral Force Production

Any sport that requires you to cut or change direction will put enormous demands on the athlete to create lateral force. This picture of Barry Sanders cutting says it all. There has never been an athlete before or after Barry that has had a better change of direction or ability to create lateral force. To […]
July 21, 2015

Hip Flexion

I believe it was NAS who said that sleep was the cousin of death. On a more positive note: Hip flexion is the cousin of one of the most powerful movements in sport… hip extension! We know that training the opposite side enhances the primary side power output. Training flexion enhances the body’s ability to create […]
July 15, 2015

CGP Ep82 Glass&Gill Show Coaching in 3D

Technology is moving faster and and its helping our athletes move faster! The problem is that some coaches are losing the ability to coach because they are relying solely on the tech and not their gut! The Skyman and the Glassman have been using 3D motion capture, force plates, and launch monitor systems to analyze […]
July 9, 2015

Rotational Power-Lower Body Engagement

Rotational Power is what we seek, it is the Holy Grail in sports. Problem is that most throwers, swingers, strikers and spinners focus on upper body dominant exercises to increase rotational power. In this video we are going to visit the base of support that anchors the rotational slings that create the sexy powerful movements […]
June 22, 2015

KVest Pelvic Powerhouse Part 3

PASSWORD: KVESTPELVICPOWERHOUSE Here is the final instalment of the Pelvic PowerHouse. This is where the magic happens! All 3 elements come together to create the ultimate rotational power source! Watch, enjoy and we will discuss on the YO JAY section!