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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 3, 2016

#YOJAY 2 | Early Specialization & Plyometrics

In this week’s edition of #YOJAY we answer questions about Early Specialization and how Plyometrics Can Help Golf. This weeks questions come from Scott and Coleman: Scott Scholl @Scott62atc Yo Jay. ..question of the week ..With the “Win Now” culture that parents and coaches have created. What is your approach to educate parents, youth and […]
January 18, 2016

Next Level | Level 1 T-Spine

This video is Level 1 T-Spine. The goal here is to lay the foundation of good quality T-Spine function before we add strength , power and speed to our rotational movement patterns in Level 2,3 & 4. Jumping ahead and skipping Level 1 is not an option. You need to make sure the spine is […]
November 15, 2017

CGP Ep210 The Soup aka The Fitness Broth

What if I told you that the basic stock that makes up 80% of my training programs is the same? Same broth! You need some rotational power? I add some rotational power exercises to my broth. You want scapular control? I add scapular control exercises to my broth! You want weight loss? NO SOUP FOR […]
August 9, 2017

CGP Ep196 Liam Hennessy Strength Guru Part 1

In this episode my mentor Liam Hennessy and I sit down in front of 60 Irish coaches and talk about the pillars of strength and conditioning. In the first part of this conversation we chat about his work with 3 time Major Champion Padraig Harrington and legendary coach Bob Torrance. We go deep and I […]
May 31, 2017

CGP Ep186 Hormones to Perform Better with Ali Gilbert

If you are a man, know a man, have a man in your life or had a man in the process of creating your life you need to listen to this. Ali Gilbert @metabolicgolf is specializes in men (her words not mine). She has dedicated her last 5 years to better understanding the elements that make […]
December 21, 2016

CGP Ep163 Holiday Special Less is More

Holidays are all about giving more and getting more. What you are left with at the end of the holiday season is more clutter. Clutter in your home, your office, and worse of all…..clutter in your mind! This adds stress and distraction from what is important. Take the holiday season to minimize your life. Having […]
November 30, 2016

CGP Ep160 Brian Nguyen Master Coach

Brian @brikbneezy is the hottest new star on the @performbetter Summit Series! I met Brian for the 1st time at the Long Beach Summit and knew instantly that this guy had the “IT FACTOR” It has been great to get to know Brian who has a lust for life and a passion for helping others achieve their dreams. […]
November 30, 2016

CGP Ep160 & Ep161 Brian Nguyen Master Coach

Brian @brikbneezy is the hottest new star on the @performbetter Summit Series! I met Brian for the 1st time at the Long Beach Summit and knew instantly that this guy had the “IT FACTOR” It has been great to get to know Brian who has a lust for life and a passion for helping others achieve their dreams. […]