Video Archives

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 […]
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 […]
December 10, 2016

NL High Threshold Two

This NLHT2 session is the next progression from NL High Threshold One (NLHT1). You must have mastery of the movements in NLHT1 before starting this session. Its only natural for you to be motivated to move through these levels as fast as you can. Moving too quickly will have negative affects that will show up […]
November 15, 2016

Feel Better Play Better Series: Off Day Workout

Feel Better Play Better Series: Off Day Workout The Feel Better Series was filmed in 2012. The exercises and program are still valid today. The fashion and the fact I have hair may throw you off but the Off Day Workout works! All you need is a medicine ball, bench and your body weight. For […]
November 10, 2016

NL High Threshold One

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 […]
October 20, 2016

Dynamic Movement Matrix

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 […]
August 4, 2016

Next level | Level 4 T-Spine Rotational Power

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 […]
July 5, 2016

Egoscue Patch The Full Movie

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 […]