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Sprinting Techniques Sprinting technique is all about power and efficiency. In a sport where ‘elite’ and ‘run of the mill’ athletes are separated by fractions …

Starting Blocks
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Starting Blocks The purpose of this article, ultimately, is to explain proper acceleration mechanics. Proper acceleration is crucial to the success of track and field sprinters, …

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Youth Football Specific Speed There is always much debate and conjecture when it comes to the topic of sport-specific speed training. Being a Youth …

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Speed Development for the Horizontal Jumper By Boo Schexnayder Development of speed for the horizontal jumper is possibly the most important and most difficult …

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The Essence of Athletic Development is Recovery By: Brian Schiff The drive for athletic dominance is alive and well today. With the rapid growth …

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Conditioning for Speed and Power Athletes Conditioning Fundamentals Aerobic Conditioning for Speed & Power Athletes? The objective of any conditioning program is to improve …

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Conditioning for Sprinters Aerobic and Anaerobic Conditioning is an important aspect of overall training for all track athletes. The aerobic system must be able …

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8 Things You Should Know About Speed Training  By: Jim Herrick One of the most critical aspects of any training program for an athlete …

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Speed Training – Back to the Basics By: Barry Ross In 1872, Edward Muybridge was hired by Leland Stanford to prove Stanford’s contention that …

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GRAVITY – Speed’s Friend or Foe? By: Karl Frank Ever wonder what effect gravity has on our body’s ability to produce maximum speed? Since …

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Speed Is A Skill Speed is a skill. The ability to take advantage of the potential of one’s body, and do so consistently, is …

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Sprinters Speed & Power Day Sample Workout By: Patrick Beith Here is a structured Speed/Power day workout that you can apply to your sprinters. …

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Sleds Training for Acceleration Development – Part I By: Bruce Kelly When it comes to sprinters and hurdlers, and power athletes in general, they …

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How to Develop Explosive Speed By: Jim Kielbaso  Creating a football speed program is one of the most important things a coach can do for …

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Sport-Specific Metabolic Training One of the biggest issues for football players is getting into “football shape”.  I know it was an issue for me …

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The Secret behind Baseball Stealing That No One Talks About By: Lee Taft   For many years, I have spoken about how important the hand …

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The Science of Speed Training   When it comes to training in general and for speed, we must look broadly at three energy systems. …

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Creating a periodization program for the upcoming soccer season takes a lot of time and effort. Hours are spent putting together a training program …

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Basketball Speed Training   In basketball, being able to shoot accurately is only a small part of the game. Nearly anyone can shoot a …

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