The Squat, Deadlift and Lunge are the basic fundamental vertical thrust patterns. In this post I will focus on the squat. The benefits of the squat has been debated on and argued for centuries. The squat is good for you, the squat is bad for you, the squat cures cancer, the squat will turn you […]
“Work ON your business not IN your business!” You have heard this 1000 times before. But many business owners reply to this advice with “How am I suppose to work ON my business if I have to work 12-14 hours a day IN my business?” This is one of the most common complaints I get […]
Rotational Power requires the athlete to produce power from a combination of Flexion, Side Bend & Rotation. In this video Coach Glass focusses on the side bend element. Full body side bend requires pelvic and t-spine side bend. Isolating each of these elements individually allows you to flush out any compensations and identify any mobility […]
This is one of my favourite episodes EVER! I am so honoured to have my friend, colleague and mentor Mike Boyle on the show. Mike was so influential in my development as a strength coach. In college, I read his best selling book “Functional Training for Sports” and it changed the way I saw training […]
High Triplexity is a term I came up with to describe the style of training that I use to help my athletes perform at their maximal potential. I use to use the term High Threshold but the concept has evolved and become something much broader than a simple transition from Corrective Exercises to Strength and […]
You can do exercises and golf drills till the cow comes home. It all means nothing if you can’t deliver maximal force through the impact zone. “Yeah but I can touch my toes!” Ohh really? Can you touch the green with a 7 iron form 170 yards? “No, but I can deep Squat?“ That doesn’t […]
I have to plan the travel strategies for my pro athletes. They have tight travel schedules that take them all around the globe and they need to perform at the highest level once the rubber hits the runway! Its no different than a business executive who lands in a foreign country and needs to ink […]
Downloadable PDF: LXP2 High Threshold Five High Threshold 5 is a perfect circuit to perform before your sporting event. It attacks all the elements needed to play your best. Some of you may feel it is a workout while others will feel like it energizes their system and activates their load and explode system. […]
Downloadable PDF: LXP2 Dynamic Warmup Five Dynamic Warm Up 5 is a warm up but can also be used as a Body Prep or a High Threshold Workout. It is a core based floor routine that I use with my athletes after their Gym Warm Up to prepare their body for the HT, ST or […]
Have you ever climbed the Great Wall of China? After this episode you will feel like you did! I just got home from Beijing China and had to share my experiences with my Glisteners. I share stories about my trip to the Great Wall, teaching @mytpi seminars with a translator, and what we can learn […]
We need a major redefinition of what it means to be fit! Its not all Instagrams fault either. Fitness professionals are to blame as much as modern media. We are creating an image which is unreachable and unrealistic for most people (the people we are trying to inspire to be fit). I know you are […]
Are you jumping from the nest and building your wings on the way down? Is that a responsible way of achieving your #DreamBIG? Im not comfortable with that kind of risk! Never have been. Let me tell you how I did it! Want a 16 Week follow along High Triplexity numero butt kicking? Start the […]
Cognitive Dissonance is where your conscious and subconscious mind are at odds. Your subliminal self talk says you always quit, come up short and fail at the last minute while your conscious mind is tired of losing! You will never develop a winners attitude until you break the belief cycle that is perpetuated in the subconscious.
Do you want bigger calves? Bigger biceps? Anyone ready to jump on a 737 this week? We go DEEP on all these topics and more in episode 282. Am I silly goose and may anger some people this week? YESSS! Will other people learn and giggle and love every minute? YESSS! Did I have fun making this episode? YESSSSS!!!!! Have I asked 6 questions out of 7 sentences in this paragraph? YESSS!!!
Why do you train the way you do? Why do you train at all? Why do you believe that your system is going to give you the results you are looking for? All these questions will be answered on this week’s podcast.
Exercises can feel great at times and other days it can feel like a grind. Same workout, same intensity but different result? You need to pay attention to the state your body is in and what you are trying to accomplish in your session. A perfect program means nothing if it is applied to the […]