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Why the Split Snatch Is My Favorite Lift for Athletes

The Clean (both the squat and power versions) has become the premier lift for those wishing to test or demonstrate power and explosiveness in the weig...

Why Better Rotation Is One of the Most Overlooked Ways to Increase Athletic Performance

First we build movement proficiency in a pattern. Then we build strength in that pattern. Lastly, we develop power to take our development of a patter...

Top 10 Signs Your Diet is Dragging You Down

Do you ever feel as though you are in a performance rut? Maybe you are constantly fatigued or you are not making the speed or strength gains you desir...

Your Good Is Good Enough: 4 Tips For Sustaining Strong Performance

As a professor in sport psychology/leadership and a longtime consultant for programs such as USC and Texas, I have seen firsthand the different mindse...

What Combat Athletes Get Wrong About Strength Training

Mike Tyson once said, "Everybody has a plan until they get punched in the face." Combat sports athletes are known for their dedication to condition...