NSCA Coaching Podcast

NSCA Coaching Podcast

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NSCA Coaching Podcast
  • Epidode 120 - Bri Kanz

    Episode 120

    Hear from Bri Kanz, Assistant Athletic Director of Sports Performance for Santa Clara University. Bri connects with NSCA Coaching and Sport Science Program Manager, Eric McMahon, on key stops along her professional path, including her most recent position at Stanford University. Learn how injury ...

  • Episode 119 - Dan Dalrymple

    Episode 119

    Hear from 2022 NSCA Professional Strength and Conditioning Coach of the Year, Dan Dalrymple. Dan shares insight, advice, and comparisons on working with players at the college and professional levels. Dan also mentions his special career connection with 2022 NSCA College Strength and Conditioning...

  • Episode 118 - Rock Gullickson

    Episode 118

    In this episode we hear from 40-year veteran strength and conditioning coach, Rock Gullickson. Rock shares his path from collegiate strength and conditioning to the National Football League (NFL), including how weight room conversations have changed over the years and his thoughts on growth in th...

  • Episode 117 - John McMahon

    Episode 117

    Take a deep dive into force plate research and trends with “Force Plate Coach”, Dr. John McMahon from the University of Salford in England. In this episode, John discusses his path from Royal Marine Commando into strength and conditioning and biomechanics teaching and research. Listen in as John...

  • Episode 116 - Donnie Maib

    Episode 116

    This episode recaps one of the sessions from the 2022 NSCA Coaches Conference in San Antonio. Head Coach and Assistant AD for Athletic Performance at the University of Texas, Donnie Maib, discusses “The Golden Connection” as it relates to working with rotational athletes. Tune in as Coach Maib sh...

  • Episode 115 - David Joyce and Daniel Lewindon

    Episode 115

    This episode unites strength and conditioning perspectives across three continents. David Joyce and Dan Lewindon, the co-editors of High-Performance Training for Sports, discuss their new book, including the high-caliber list of expert contributors from around the world! Discussion centers on the...

  • Episode 114 - Joe Kenn & Peter Kenn

    Episode 114

    Peter Kenn is an Assistant Strength and Conditioning Coach at Army West Point, working with sprint football, wrestling, and rifle. He is a recent graduate of Appalachian State University with bachelor’s and master’s degrees in exercise science. Peter competed in track and field as a thrower both ...

  • Special NSCA Coaching Podcast Episode - Being An Inclusive Leader

    Matt Frakes, Director of Sports Nutrition at Notre Dame Athletics, and Bryan Doo, former Head Strength and Conditioning Coach of the Boston Celtics National Basketball Association (NBA) team and owner of Optimal Fitness, join as guests with the NSCA Coaching and Sport Science Program Manager, Eri...

  • Podcast 113 - Mike Snowden

    Mike Snowden, University of Alabama Men’s Basketball Strength Coach, talks to the NSCA Coaching and Sport Science Program Manager, Eric McMahon, about having a genuine relationship with head sport coaches. Topics under discussion include building players into the program, creating buy-in, and emb...

  • Ep 112 - Stephanie Mock

    Episode 112

    Stephanie Mock, Assistant Athletic Director for Sports Performance at the University of Pittsburgh, talks to the NSCA Coaching and Sport Science Program Manager, Eric McMahon, about growing a comprehensive sports performance program. Topics under discussion include tips for interviews, graduate a...

  • Episode 111 - Joe Siara

    Episode 111

    Joe Siara, Manager of Peak Performance Programs for the New York Yankees Major League Baseball (MLB) team, joins NSCA Coaching and Sport Science Program Manager, Eric McMahon, to discuss the path from Minor League Baseball Strength and Conditioning Coach to sport scientist. The discussion include...

  • Podcast 110 - Christina Rasnake

    Episode 110

    Christina Rasnake, Director of Sport Science and Analytics at the University of Delaware, talks to the NSCA Coaching and Sport Science Program Manager, Eric McMahon, about the budding future of sport science in college athletics. Topics under discussion include the staffing of sport science initi...

  • Episode 109 - Joseph Denk

    Episode 109

    Joe Denk, Applied Sport Scientist and Strength and Conditioning Coach for Naval Special Warfare, talks to the NSCA Coaching and Sport Science Program Manager, Eric McMahon, about immediate and actionable sports science data for tactical athletes. Topics under discussion include the dynamic of wor...

  • Episode 108 - Allison Randall

    Episode 108

    Dr. Allison Randall, Strength and Conditioning Coach for the Vanderbilt University Women’s Basketball Program, talks to the NSCA Coaching and Sport Science Program Manager, Eric McMahon, about how her path to the 2012 London Olympic Games as an athlete led her to pursue the strength and condition...

  • Episode 107 - Carmen Colomer

    Episode 107

    Carmen Colomer, Director of Sport Science for the Philadelphia 76ers National Basketball Association (NBA) team, talks to the NSCA Coaching and Sport Science Program Manager, Eric McMahon, about translating numbers into actions. Topics under discussion include periodizing athlete’s recovery in th...

  • Special NSCA Coaching Podcast Episode - The Power of Mentorship

    Mike Minnis, Director of Performance Nutrition and Assistant Strength and Conditioning Coach for the Philadelphia Eagles National Football League (NFL) team, talks to the NSCA Coaching and Sport Science Program Manager, Eric McMahon, and guest co-host Jon Jost, a 27-year veteran collegiate streng...

  • Episode 106 - Thadeus Jackson

    Thadeus Jackson, Assistant Strength and Conditioning Coach of the Green Bay Packers National Football League (NFL) team, talks to the NSCA Coaching and Sport Science Program Manager, Eric McMahon, about the importance of a support system in your career. Topics under discussion include the dynamic...

  • Episode 105 - Lorena Torres Ronda

    Episode 105

    Dr. Lorena Torres Ronda, co-editor of the new NSCA’s Essentials of Sport Science textbook, talks to the NSCA Coaching and Sport Science Program Manager, Eric McMahon, about creating the textbook and how the Certified Performance and Sport Scientist® (CPSS®) certification will benefit the field. T...

  • Episode 104 - Josh Secomb

    Episode 104

    Dr. Josh Secomb, lecturer in exercise and sport science (strength and conditioning) at the University of Newcastle, talks to the NSCA Coaching and Sport Science Program Manager, Eric McMahon, about being a self-aware and authentic coach. Topics under discussion include finding new areas to employ...

  • Episode 103 - Ali Kershner

    Ali Kershner, Director of Creative Strategy for Art of Coaching, talks to the NSCA Coaching and Sport Science Program Manager, Eric McMahon, about overcoming adversity on the road to win the 2021 National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) Division I Women’s Basketball Championship at Stanfor...

  • Episode 102 - Drew Hammond

    Drew Hammond, Army Holistic Health and Fitness (H2F) Program Director at Fort Bragg, talks to the NSCA Coaching and Sport Science Program Manager, Eric McMahon, about differences between tactical and collegiate strength and conditioning. Topics include the Army H2F Program, tactical athlete progr...

  • Episode 101 - Patrick Ivey

    Episode 101

    Dr. Patrick Ivey, Associate Athletics Director for Student Athlete Health and Performance at the University of Louisville, talks to the NSCA Coaching and Sport Science Program Manager, Eric McMahon, about the transition from strength coach to a director role in administration. Topics under discus...

  • Episode 100 - Molly Binetti & Scott Caulfield

    Episode 100

    Molly Binetti, Women’s Basketball Performance Coach for the University of South Carolina, and return co-host for the 100th episode of the NSCA Coaching Podcast, Scott Caulfield, Director of Strength and Conditioning for Colorado College, talk to the NSCA Coaching and Sport Science Program Manager...

  • Episode 99 - Matthew Ibrahim

    Episode 99

    Matthew Ibrahim, Co-Owner of TD Athletes Edge, talks to the NSCA Coaching and Sport Science Program Manager, Eric McMahon, about using setbacks as a learning opportunity. Topics under discussion include creating a holistic approach to a client’s training by collaborating with other professionals,...