Tuesday April 19, 2011

Eastern Washington University: is accepting internship applications for the 2010-11 school year.  The planned dates of the internship will be June 20th through August 5th, with the option based on evaluation to extend through December 9th.  Interested candidates must be enthusiastic, adaptable, organized, and highly driven, and have interest in pursuing a career as a strength and conditioning coach.  Achievement or pursuit of a Bachelor’s Degree in Exercise Science or a related field along with certification through the NSCA, CSCCa or USAW is required.  Previous experience with program design and time spent in the collegiate training environment are encouraged but not required.  The deadline to apply for this position is May 13th, 2011.  Please email a cover letter, resume and list of three professional references to Nate Brookreson, Head Strength and Conditioning Coach, at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..  Please no phone calls.

Tuesday April 19, 2011

Wayne State: We have learned that former Notre Dame head strength coach Ruben Mendoza accepted the head strength job at Wayne State.

Thursday April 14, 2011

Tennessee State: We hear Alvin Futrell has been promoted to head strength coach.

Louisville: Intern - The University of Louisville Football Strength and Conditioning department is accepting internship applications for the Summer and Fall of 2011. The planned start dates for this internship will be June 2 or August 1 (based upon availability) and will continue through December. This is a full-time unpaid internship, responsibilities include but are not limited to assisting with the supervision and training of all Louisville Cardinal football players, assisting with daily administrative and maintenance duties, and completion of various educational assignments during the internship are also required. Qualifications: All applicants must be highly motivated individuals looking to advance their career in strength and conditioning.  Applicants must demonstrate a strong work ethic, have a desire to learn, and be enthusiastic about improving the performance of our student athletes. Preferred qualifications include: Senior status or completion of a Bachelor’s degree in exercise science or related field; eligible to sit for the CSCS, SCCC, or USAW certification; CPR certification. Compensation: Interns will receive experience working in a Big East training environment, have the potential to earn recommendations for future career opportunities, and receive college credit if applicable. To apply: Please send a cover letter, resume, and 3 professional references to Brandon Roberts, Intern Coordinator, at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Monday April 11, 2011

Florida: We are hearing that West Virginia assistant Aaron Burkhart will be joining the Florida strength staff.

Cal: Our sources tell us Florida assistant Ted Edwards accepted a position at Cal.

Stanford University: is accepting applications for Intern Sports Performance Coaches to contribute exclusively to the Football program.  This unpaid opportunity provides experience assisting the Football Sports Performance Coordinator implement an individualized, comprehensive injury prevention and performance enhancement program specific to Football. Potential candidates must possess an enthusiastic spirit, strong character and demonstrate effective organization and communication skills.  Achievement or current pursuit of a Bachelor’s Degree in Exercise Science or related course of study in addition to certification as SCCC, CSCS, or USAW with previous experience as a collegiate athlete or intern coach is required.  This internship is expected to begin no later than Monday, June 13, 2011 and has the opportunity, based on evaluation, to extend throughout the entire 2011 football season.  Deadline to apply is Sunday, May 8, 2011. Please email letter of application, with attached resume and list of at least three professional references to Hans Straub, Stanford Football, Assistant Sports Performance Coach at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..">This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Friday April 8, 2011

USF Strength Clinic: Clinic is on Saturday April 16th morning registration starts at 7:45 am on campus in the USF weight room.  Speakers include Kurtis Shultz Head Strength and Conditioning Coach for the Tampa Bay Buccaneers speaking on Pre Season Summer and Training Camp Strength and Conditioning, Jeff Dillman Director of Physical Performance at IMG Performance Institute speaking on Speed and Speed Development, Jarrett Ferguson Director of Strength and Conditioning for Football at Virginia Tech speaking on Offseason Training and Team Motivation to strive for Excellence, Billy Anderson Director of Strength and Conditioning for Olympic Sports at the University of South Carolina speaking on Dealing with the throwing Athlete and Strength and Conditioning Concerns, Rob Biasotti Head Strength and Conditioning Coach at St. Thomas Aquinas High School speaking on Starting a Strength and Conditioning program, and Mike Golden Director of Strength and Conditioning at the University of South Florida speaking on Alternative Training Methods.  You can Pre Register online at www.hammerstrengthclinics.com or pay at the door.  Student Discount available for students.  Breakfast and Lunch is included with the clinic.

Maryland: We are hearing that Iowa assistant Alan Weber has accepted an assistant strength job at Maryland.


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