Thursday February 11, 2010
Washington Redskins: Former Houston Texans assistant Ray Wright has accepted the top strength position with the Redskins.
Portland State University: Athletics is accepting applications for the position of football strength and conditioning coach. This position will report to the director of strength and conditioning and work closely with the head football coach as well as handling one or two other sports as assigned. Minimum requirements: CPR/AED certification; Experience as a college athlete or in a college strength and conditioning setting. Preferred: Bachelor?s degree in a program geared toward Exercise Physiology or a related field, nationally-accredited strength and condition certification (PES, CSCS, USAW, SCCC, etc.) To apply the position, e-mail a cover letter, resume, and list of professional references all as one Microsoft Word attachment to Ron Davis at . Salary Range will be between $20,000 ? 28,000. We are looking to fill this position quickly.
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
For more information please contact Mike Joseph, Director of Strength & Conditioning, at 304-293-4459 or
Tuesday February 9, 2010
Washington Redskins: We hear Bill Romanowski will interview for the head strength job.
Monday February 8, 2010
Wagner College: We hear head strength coach Domenic Reno has left the program. Our source tells us former Hofstra strength coach Brandon Beach will take Reno's place at Wagner.
Saturday February 6, 2010
Houston Texans: The Texans have hired Kansas City Chiefs strength coach Cedric Smith.
Ohio State: The Ohio State Football Strength and Conditioning coaches are accepting applications for the position of Football Performance Intern for the Winter off-season and spring football (15-weeks). There is one position available and the position will start as soon as possible. This is a highly competitive and demanding internship. The daily responsibilities will include: 1. Assist with supervision and execution of strength training, speed, and conditioning programs for all Ohio State Buckeye football student-athletes.
2. Attending to the daily maintenance of the training facilities. 3. Participation in professional development curriculum and various projects. 4. Assist with implementation of NFL draft training for outgoing Ohio State Buckeye student-athletes. The Ohio State University is committed to the policy that all persons shall have equal access to its programs, facilities and programs without regard to race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex, age marital status, disability, or veteran status. Compensation: Division I Intercollegiate experience, earned recommendation toward further success as a Strength & Conditioning Coach, and college credit toward graduation if applicable. Qualifications: Minimum requirements: Strong work ethic, Highly motivated; Must be of senior status in a Bachelor's degree program geared toward Exercise Physiology or a related field; CPR/AED certification; Experience as a college athlete or in a college strength and conditioning setting. Preferred: Bachelor's degree in a program geared toward Exercise Physiology or a related field, nationally-accredited strength and condition certification (PES, CSCS, USAW, SCCC, etc.), Ohio resident. To apply for one of the positions, e-mail a cover letter, resume, and list of professional references all as one Microsoft Word attachment to Doug Davis, Strength & Conditioning Coordinator, The Ohio State University, at . Please no faxed resumes or phone calls. We are looking to fill this position quickly.