Tim Stevenson & David Jackson (School of Calisthenics): Redefining Impossible

Tim Stevenson (Head of Exercise Science & Handstands) and David “Jacko” Jackson (Head of Human Flags) are both Strength and Conditioning coaches and Founders of the “School of Calisthenics”.

In this episode they discuss;

  • Their accidental route into calisthenics in their own training and coaching. 
  • Why Fun and Experimentation are a key element for them in training and coaching.
  • The multiple potential benefits physically and mentally in implementing calisthenics with youth athletes.
  • Why simply adding load might just be “Lazy” coaching.
  • How calisthenics ability might differ with later vs early maturers.
  • How alternative forms of training are often neglected in S&C degree programs.

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