Video Archives

April 11, 2016

#YOJAY 6 Functional Group Training

In this episode I tackle a topic which seems to raise its hand every month in the #YOJAY box. How do you train a group or team of athletes functionally? This is a fantastic topic and a great opportunity to share my techniques for making group training both exciting, challenging while addressing the groups functional […]
April 1, 2016
Coach Glass, Top Golf Coach, Conditioning Specialist

Feel Better Play Better Series: Game Day Workout

This video is coming out of the basement archives ( I have hair and stylish shoes!) but it is still relevant and a challenge. This workout is perfect for athletes wanting a light workout/dynamic warmup the morning of an event. There is very little load but will challenge you and your nervous system in all […]
March 21, 2016

Single Arm Stability Plank

This is a fantastic core stability and anti-rotation exercise. The progression starts in a knee push up position into a single arm knee plank. Progress to the single arm plank and return back to the knee plank position while maintaining your core control. Hold each position for a count of 3 focusing on stability and […]
March 8, 2016

Time for a Nappaccino!

Sleep is one of the 2 most important performance elements in your performance plan. Last week we focused on the war that is going on in your gut. Today we are tackling your sleep account. If I ask someone “are you in debt?” most people can confidently answer yes or no. But when I ask […]
March 5, 2016

#YOJAY 5 | Glutes O’ Steel | Unstable Surface Training

This weeks #YOJAY discusses the age old question: Why is it with all the technological advances we have today….that scientists still haven’t been able to come up with an exercise that will stimulate and strengthen the glutes? I mean we had the technology to pretend to put a man on the moon but our own […]
February 25, 2016

Next Level | Level 2 Hip

This video is Level 2 Hip. In the Level 1 video we focussed on Hip Mobility. In Level 2 we focus on High Threshold and Joint Integrity exercises. Simply put, we are preparing the hip for strength and power training. Reps and sets do not come in to play in this video. If you are […]
February 20, 2016

#YOJAY 4 | Weight Training 4 The Rotational Athlete | Rory McIlroy

#YOJAY was designed for this week’s debate! Sometimes a present lands in your lap and you have a choice. Take it or share it. What do you think The Coach would do? Share of course! The Golf Channel’s Brandel Chamblee criticized Rory McIlroy about his strength training program which is overseen by training guru Steve […]
February 16, 2016

Seated Pistol

The seated pistol is a great exercise for glute, quad and full lower quarter stability development. I use it with my athletes as a litmus test to see how their lower body balance, stability and relative leg strength is progressing. You can see in the video how my right foot is flared out as a […]
February 6, 2016

Next Level | Level 1 Hip Mobility

This video is Level 1 Hip Mobility. Make sure your hips have been properly assessed by a medial professional before starting this mobility program to see if these exercises and stretches are appropriate for you. The goal here is to lay the foundation of good quality hip function before we add strength , power and […]
February 6, 2016

#YOJAY 3 | Cardio 4 Fun & Weight Loss Tips

This week’s edition of #YOJAY we have 2 great questions about Weight Loss and how to make Cardio fun! Hope you enjoy it! #YOJAY! My name is Gerald Smith and I am a HUGE fan of your show Coach Glass Podcast. I listen to your podcasts and I love the content that you put out. […]
February 12, 2015
Coach Glass, Top Golf Coach, Conditioning Specialist

Next Level Breathing & Bracing

Functional Diaphragmatic Breathing is a #HotTopic! Do you truly understand the depth of this topic or are you just inhaling the tag lines? The diaphragm is an amazing organ which not only helps us breathe but is also a massive contributor to true core strength and spinal stability. I spend so much time working on […]
February 6, 2015

Locals Only Podcast Ep3 Dr. Brandon Marcello Overtime!

You are in for a treat! This is part 2 of the Dr. Brandon Marcello conversation about the diaphragm and functional breathing. The chat we had on the CoachGlassPodcast was just warming up when we ran out of time and we had to go into OverTime! We kept the mics going exclusively for our Next […]
January 29, 2015

Off Season Training: Power Phase: Athlete

Off Season Training: Power Phase: Athlete Today is a special day for you! Its the POWER PHASE! You have done all the hard work in preparing your body for this very moment. You have performed your joint integrity work to prep the joint structures for the loads they are about to encounter. You have created […]
January 22, 2015

Athlete: The Xperiment Workout

Athlete: Alright athlete, you ask for it and you receive it. Here is the Xperiment. Rotational Power Training that will take your game to the Next Level. The exercises in this video will help you develop strength, power, stability, mobility, and athleticism. Its a real time workout so you can follow along or you can just […]
January 13, 2015

Push & Pull Technique

The best exercises in the world are useless if they are performed incorrectly. I love going into public gyms and watch people with the best intentions doing the worst things to their body. The exercise often isn’t the problem. It is their form and technique that is making the exercise toxic. That isn’t going to […]
January 8, 2015

Dynamic Warm Up for the Gym

Dynamic Warm Up for the Gym This warm up should be performed before every workout. This is a basic warm up that will prepare the body for the workout ahead. I like to separate the workout into Dynamic Warm Up, Performance Circuit, Dynamic Cool Down. On this site I post numerous Performance Circuits but all […]