Top Reads For Soccer Athletes: October 4th Edition

Soccer Training


The beginning of October will mark the beginning of my bi-monthly (maybe more) top soccer information.  This will include movements, tips, research, nutritional habits, injury prevention techniques, mobility drills, conditioning ideas for in and off-season training, as well as other useful information that would benefit the soccer athlete. Enjoy

Mobility of the Week:  Frontal Plane Dynamic Warm-Up


Fitness coach Dave Tenney (Seattle Sounders FC) offers insight into Steve Zakuani’s injury and rehab


Goal Oriented: 15 Simple Solutions to improving your sleep patterns

by Kevin Miller (fitness coach for the Philadelphia Union)


Injury Prevention and Core Training:

  • The Value of Blowing Up a Balloon

An absolute must read if you want to get “sciency” about core stability training.


A New Perspective on Energy Systems and Performance: Joel Jamieson

You can find awesome information on Joel’s website.  All energy system development  is not created equal.  When I first started working as a physical preparation coach I thought all intervals were relatively the same. BIG MISTAKE.  I would program 20seconds on 40seconds off (15/45s) without taking the time to understand the physiology behind what is really happening.




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2 replies

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