Clive Brewer (East Tennessee State University): Are you making the athlete better?

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Clive Brewer is the Performance Director for the Center for Coaching Excellence / Assistant Professor of Sports Science at ETSU. He consults internationally, supporting Olympic Athletes such as Galen Rupp in his preparation for 2021 Olympics. Clive also leads on coach development education programs internationally – for example, the restructure of the UKSCA coach development pathway […]

Ash Cox (Edge Hill University): Are we missing a prime opportunity to equip adolescents for resistance training?

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Ash’s academic foundations include 3 undergraduate degrees: in Strength and Conditioning, Sports and Exercise Science and Exercise Rehabilitation. Additionally He has post graduate qualifications in Sports and Exercise Medicine and Nutrition, whilst working towards a PhD in Sports and Exercise Science. Throughout his career he has lectured and worked at various academic institutions and presented […]

David “Jacko” Jackson (Rooted Life): Breathing Basics.

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David Jackson is an Advanced Oxygen Advantage breathwork coach, a former professional rugby player, Accredited UKSCA Strength & Conditioning coach, NASM performance enhancement & corrective exercise specialist and co-founder of the School of Calisthenics that combines movement and breathwork to develop freedom in our bodies and minds. Having worked with professional & recreational athletes to enhance performance […]

Ranell Hobson (Academy of Sport Speed): Training around the menstrual cycles of female athletes.

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Ranell Hobson is the founder of the Academy of Sport Speed Australia (ASSA). She is an S&C Coach with a specialty in Speed. Through her private coaching, Ranell has helped hundreds of athletes modify their physical qualities and biomechanics to maximise speed performance. Ranell is in her 6th year as S&C Coach GWS Fury Premier […]

Ivi Casagrande (FA Women’s Super League Club): Empowering female athletes to manage the menstrual cycle.

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Ivi Casagrande was a scholarship athlete playing for the soccer team at Bowling Green State University where she got her Bachelor’s degree in Pre-Medicine. After graduating, she played semi-profesionally at Toledo Villa before pursuing a master’s degree in Kinesiology at Bowling Green State University and serving as the Sports Performance coach for the soccer team […]

Dr Sylvia Moeskops (Cardiff Metropolitan University): Nature or Nurture – Can young females benefit from strength training?

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Dr Sylvia Moeskops is a lecturer in Strength and Conditioning at Cardiff Metropolitan University. She has recently completed her PhD which investigated the effects of growth, maturation and training on strength and power development in young female artistic gymnasts. Her interest in the topic was inspired from her experiences as a young gymnast and her […]

Dr Mike Young (Athletic Lab): Developing the different strength qualities – Where does it all fit?

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Dr Mike Young is a nationally recognized researcher, coach, and educator. His depth of knowledge and experience in the field of athletic development is evidenced by his stays at all three U.S. Olympic Training Centers as an athlete (Lake Placid), sport scientist (Colorado Springs & Chula Vista), and coach (Colorado Springs). Mike has an undergraduate […]