June 10, 2018, Posted in Coaching
Coach Paul Turk is Head of Strength and Conditioning at the AFL's Essendon Football Club in Melbourne Australia. Paul has published research in the area of groin health and movement assessment. He leads an ambitious weight room producing very fast athletes as well as secondary work training champion race car drivers.
May 18, 2018, Posted in Performance
Dr. Sam Robertson is Head of Science and Research at the AFL's Western Bulldogs and Victoria University in Melbourne Australia. Dr. Robertson has published over 100 peer-reviewed research articles and is an industry leader in the area of performance analysis. He leads a unique innovative team where no stone is left unturned and the connection between sport and physical performance are linked more closely than perhaps anywhere else in our field!
April 16, 2018, Posted in Performance
Simon Kearney is Head of Sports Science at the St. Kilda Saints in the Australian Football League. Simon has worked previously for Tennis Australia and the Melbourne Storm in the National Rugby League. He's an expert in load monitoring and integration between physical performance and sport performance. In this episode we learn about those topics as well as career pathways, skill sets, and much more.
March 14, 2018, Posted in Performance
Coach Bob Alejo has been at the top of the strength and conditioning field as anyone. Serving as head S&C at UCLA for a decade, Associate Athletic Director at NC State, and Strength Coach for the Moneyball Oakland Athletics, Coach Alejo has been a pioneer at championing our industry. Hear how we can all help grow and push the performance sciences forward!
February 22, 2018, Posted in Performance
Coach Darcy Norman is one of the most accomplished performance coaches on the planet. Whether in road cycling, club soccer, or international soccer, Darcy has experienced incredible successes at every level. Last time we spoke to Coach Norman in 2016 he had just begun his role as Performance Director at AS Roma.
January 23, 2018, Posted in Conditioning
Dr. Anthony Shield is a professor at Queensland University of Technology in Brisbane, Australia. As one of the inventors of the NordBord despite working quite separately from the company, Dr. Shield is the self-proclaimed "grey bear" of a hamstring research group.
May 2, 2017, Posted in Archives
Matt Hornsby is the High Performance Manager at St. Kilda Football Club in the Australian Football League. Matt has been in AFL for two decades […]
April 10, 2017, Posted in Archives
Ron McKeefery is a multi-decade veteran of coaching in the NFL, NCAA and beyond, though his newest project, PLAE US, may be his most impactful […]
WTW Podcast #64: Mastering the Intangibles: Building Sustainable Cultures in Elite Sport with Mubarak Malik
February 2, 2017, Posted in Archives
Mubarak Malik is Head of Athletic Performance at the New York Knicks in the National Basketball Association. In this interview, “Bar” talks about how he’s helped build successful performance […]
January 9, 2017, Posted in Archives
Ben Kenyon is Head of Athletic Performance at the Portland Trail Blazers in the National Basketball Association. In this interview, Ben talks us through his […]