Training

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.

Latest in Training

If You're Simply Assigning Sets and Reps, You're Failing as a Strength and Conditioning Coach

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The Best Bodyweight Exercises for Soccer Players

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How to Improve Female Athlete Participation in the Weight Room

As a first-year high school head strength and conditioning coach, one of the biggest concerns I faced was female athlete participation. Although ma...

Simplicity Is Always the Key When Strength Training Young Athletes

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The U.S. Women's National Soccer Team 'Circle' Drill

The U.S. Women's National Soccer team utilizes this "Monkey in the Middle" type game to develop technical skills under pressure and encourage creativity.

Marquis Haynes

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Tegray Scales

"Before taking CarnoSyn, I’d workout and be sore for the next 3-4 days. I started taking CarnoSyn and the recovery cycle started to speed up. I play linebacker. 1 second is the difference."