Upping Your Recovery Game with Physical Fitness: 6-12-18

  If you’re struggling with an addiction to drugs or alcohol, you’re not alone. Millions of Americans deal with some form of addiction in their lifetime, and many of them struggle to get the help they need to get clean. If you’re in recovery, you’re already ahead...

Add Yoga For Sports Performance: 6-1-18

For more than 10 years Coach Rick has incorporated many yoga movements into his training protocols.  Yoga has shown not to only help the older generation but it’s being widely used by many sports teams across the globe for not only flexibility enhancement but...

Over Training, or Under Recovering? 5-15-18

We’re taught to be conscious of over-training and its symptoms, because in the athletic world, fatigue leads to training derailments, illness or injury. However, what often goes unrecognized, by both coaches and athletes, is under-recovery. Even worse: under-recovery...

Vitamin D & Athletic Performance: 5-2-18

This article provides an overview of the multiple roles vitamin D plays in the body, with an emphasis on its role in athletic performance. The data reviewed and presented pertains to the use of vitamin D in healthy athletes. The authors looked at data related to: (1)...

Great Reading From Around The Net: 4-24-18

I hope you’re having a great week. Here’s a new installment of recommended reading and listening from around the ‘net. Pat Davidson on Coaching, Cuing, and Creating Savages – Pat Davidson never disappoints – and this podcast with Mike...

NFL Combine Nutrition Tips: 4-14-18

When it comes to training for the NFL scouting combine, much of the attention focuses on the 40-yard dash and 225-pound bench press. While the physical training is a key component, the nutrition side is equally important and often overshadowed. After all, proper fuel...