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Sports performance training is the physical and mental process of working toward specific athletic, performance or fitness goals through a regimented program. Research shows that to significantly improve sports performance, overall athleticism and physical ability, athletes must complete training sessions in addition to playing their sport. Training refers to the workouts, exercises and drills they perform outside of organized practices to improve their Strength, Speed, Conditioning and Flexibility, as well to rehab and prevent injury. Well-rounded programs also include Sports Psychology training. Maximize your sports performance with advice from today's top coaches and elite athletes.

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287-Pound Michigan Sophomore Rashan Gary Ran a 4.57 40-Yard Dash

Rashan Gary was the No. 1 high school recruit in the class of 2016. As a true freshman for the Michigan Wolverines last season, Gary totaled 23 tac...

By: Brandon Hall

3 Linebacker Footwork Drills for Speed and Quickness

To quote the film "Remember the Titans": football is about being "lean, mean, agile, hostile, and mobile!" No position better personifies this statement...

By: Nick Parasiliti

Why The Reverse Crunch Is Your Shortcut to Six-Pack Abs

Reverse Crunches are a much better use of your time than traditional Crunches. Traditional Crunches put unnecessary pressure on your spine. Reverse...

By: Brandon Hall

Avoid Fumbles With This Ball Security Drill

No matter how fast or talented you are, one of the key attributes scouts, coaches and your teammates depend on is ball security. As you continue and/or...

By: Kelvin King Jr.

This Sprinting Technique Drill Will Improve Both Your Speed and Agility

An Agility Technique you better learn to get quicker I must warn you right off the bat that the drill I'm about to promote and share with you is not...

By: Travis Hansen

4 Reasons You're Avoiding the Gym (And What to Do About It)

Sometimes you just don't feel like working out at gym, but you do it anyway because you're committed to your fitness goals. But there are times when you...

By: Anna Johansson

3 Workout Techniques That Will Make You An Explosive Athlete

Explosiveness is the key to athletic development. The ability to start and stop at high speeds is what makes an athlete "explosive." How can coaches...

By: Matt Grimm

5 Tips to Help Your Body Recover Faster After a Tough Game

Have you ever had the best game of your life and, because of that, you are so sore the next day that you can barely move out of bed? Oh boy, do I know...

By: Julian Sisman

LeBron James's Playoff Workouts Are Just as Crazy as You'd Expect

LeBron James, playoff edition, has been activated. After allowing the Indianapolis Pacers to race out to a 74-49 halftime lead during Game 3, James...

By: Brandon Hall

Giannis Antetokounmpo Blocked a Shot With His Elbow

Milwaukee Bucks superstar Giannis Antetokounmpo keeps showing his amazing prowess on the hardwood. When he isn't gathering his dribble from half-court...

By: Rob Scott

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