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Why Cycling Class is a Great Way to Improve Your Conditioning in the Offseason

When it comes to strength and conditioning, relying on the basics is a good formula for seeing improvements in both facets. In terms of strength, using...

By: Samuel Feldman

Get in Shape for Your Season With This 12-Week Conditioning Plan

To compete with the best, you have to be in the absolute best shape. Increased conditioning levels will help the athlete maintain a high level of play...

By: Matt Grimm

5 Ways Brazilian Jiu Jitsu Makes Athletes Better

Brazillian Jiu Jitsu (BJJ) is a martial art that combines throwing, holding, choking and submitting an opponent. BJJ has been popularized in Mixed...

By: Pui Lok Choi

Why You Must Consider Specificity When Planning a Workout

The concept of specificity drives the gains we make from training and practice. In sports and in strength and conditioning, you get what you train for....

By: John Cissik

Your Complete HIIT Training Guide

What is HIIT Training? HIIT is an acronym for "high-intensity interval training," which refers to a workout technique that mixes bouts of hard or all...

By: Andy Haley

Latest Videos in Energy Systems

A Simple DIY Energy Bite Recipe

Sports Dietician Leslie Bonci shows you how to make Energy Bites as a perfect on-the-go snack for athletes.

How Devin Harris Maintains Energy

Learn what New Jersey Nets scoring threat Devin Harris fuels with each morning, afternoon and prior to tip-off during the 82-game regular season schedule.

Salty Carb Sources

Wendy Meyer Sterling, New York Jets nutrition consultant, throws down top salty carb sources that can aid in replacing sodium and minimize muscle cramps.

How to Refuel Post-Workout

What happens to your body if you fail to refuel after a workout? New York Jets nutrition consultant Wendy Meyer Sterling explains and shares what nutrients to hit up.

Benefits of a Vegetarian Diet

Learn about the benefits of vegetarian eating from University of Miami’s sports nutritionist Lisa Dorfman.