Tuesday February 16, 2010
Duke: Our sources tell us Cedric Prowell has accepted the strength & conditioning intern position.
South Dakota State University: is accepting applications for a qualified, highly motivated Graduate Assistant in Strength and Conditioning. Responsibilities include, but are not limited to, assisting in design and implementation of Strength & Conditioning programs for assigned sports. Provide proper instruction for safe and effective lifting techniques and equipment usage. Supervising weight room day-to-day activities and conduct periodic performance & strength testing. Qualifications: Candidates must have a bachelor's degree with an emphasis in sports sciences, CPR certification and certified or working to be certified through the National Strength and Conditioning Association(NSCA) or Collegiate Strength & Conditioning Coaches Association (CSCC). In order to be awarded the position the candidate must be admitted to graduate school at South Dakota State University. Compensation includes 2/3 tuition waiver and a monthly stipend. Previous strength coaching experience preferred. Previous athletic experience preferred. Olympic Lifting experience preferred. Experience using Microsoft Word, Excel and Access strongly recommended. Consideration will be given to individuals who possess strong interpersonal, leadership and communication skills with integrity. The position will begin at the end of May. Application deadline is March. 1st 2010 To apply:
Monday February 15, 2010
Saturday February 13, 2010
SMU: Hawaii strength coach Mel DeLaura has accepted the head strength & conditioning position at SMU.
Thursday February 11, 2010
Washington Redskins: Former Houston Texans assistant Ray Wright has accepted the top strength position with the Redskins.
Hammer Strength Clinics: Designed to give back to coaches throughout the nation, we have brought the top coaches in the industry together to share and pass on information to attendees. Registration fee is $100. Attendees will receive dinner, breakfast, lunch, gift bag, and a DVD set of the speakers. 6 locations this year: Atlanta, GA (Feb. 26-27), Miami, FL (March 13), Chicago, IL (March 19-20), Lawrenceville, NJ (March 26-27), San Antonio, TX (April 9-10) and San Jose, CA (April 23-24).
For more information please visit www.HammerStrengthClinics.com or call Rich Gray @ 770-845-5450.
Wednesday February 10, 2010
Buffalo Bills: Former Dolphins strength coach John Gamble will serve as coordinator of strength with the Bills along with Eric Ciano.
Baylor University: Department of Athletic Performance is accepting applications for Summer 2010 Athletic Performance Interns. Intern responsibilities include: Assisting with the supervision of training programs; Assisting with daily administrative and maintenance items; Completion of various educational assignments during the internship. Intern qualifications include: Strong work ethic; Punctuality; Enthusiasm; Desire to further one's career in the strength and conditioning field; Ability to volunteer a minimum of 20 hours per week. Preferred qualifications include: Senior status or completion of a bachelor's degree in exercise science or related field; CSCS, SCCC, or USAW certification; CPR certification. This is an unpaid internship. Interns will receive experience working in a Big 12 training environment, have the potential to earn recommendations for future career opportunities, and receive college credit if applicable. For information regarding the application process visit www.baylor.edu/athleticperformance, click on the curriculum tab and follow the instructions.
West Virginia University Strength & Conditioning Coaching Clinic: Saturday February 27th (7:15AM - 2PM). Come learn about West Virginia University Training Philosophy, Agility and Speed techniques, Nutrition, Olympic Lifts and Progression, Mental training and Mental Preparedness for sport, Neck and hand training, Injury prevention for athletes, and Much more. Clinic is perfect for High School Coaches, Jr. High Coaches, Club Coaches, College Sport & Strength Coaches, Athletic Trainers, Physical Therapists, Personal Trainers, Fitness Professionals. Student and Group discounts are available.
2010 Clinic Brochure