Sometimes we get so far ahead of ourselves looking for the next big break thorough in training that we forget the power of the fundamentals. We often bypass the basics for the sexy stuff and in doing so miss an opportunity to create a solid foundation upon all quality training is built upon. In this […]
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 […]
Perform Better 2012 is all about pushing the fitness industry forward. Jason Glass Xperiments with Explosive Rotational Power. Load Xpload to hit the ball harder, through longer and strike with more force.
Here is a great video produced by Dr. Greg Redman (physio extraordinare) with some footage from our January Team Canada Camp at the Raven in Phoenix. What a great group of players and fantastic coaching staff. Even a cameo from Mr. Plank!