Wednesday May 20, 2009
University of Detroit Mercy - 2009 MotorCity S&C Clinic: The Strength and Conditioning Staff at the University of Detroit Mercy would like to invite all strength coaches, athletic trainers, and sport coaches to the 2009 MotorCity Strength and Conditioning Clinic on Saturday June 6th, 2009. Speaks for this year's clinic include Rick Court from University of Toledo, Javair Gillett from the Detroit Tigers, and Tim Wakeham from Michigan State University, plus many more. Registration for the clinic begins at 7:45 in Calihan Hall on the campus of the University of Detroit Mercy. You can find more information and the registration form at www.detroittitans.com on the strength and conditioning page. If you have any questions feel free to contact Nick Wilson by email at or call the strength and conditioning office at (313) 993-1719. We look forward to hearing from you and welcome your participation.
Monday May 18, 2009 (Update 2)
Florida Atlantic University: The Strength and Conditioning staff at FAU cordially invites you to the FAU Strength and Conditioning clinic on Saturday, May 30, 2009. This one-day seminar will provide you with information on various styles of training, how to incorporate and apply them into your program properly, and the importance of different nutritional aspects such as content, type, and timing of nutrient consumption to help aid in recovery and speed athletic improvement. Camp Director & FAU's Head Strength & Conditioning Coach, Matt Pleskovic will lead the clinic with his assistants. The schedule will consist of:
- Registration @ 9:30 am
- Introduction @ 9:50 am
- Session 1: Strength Training Techniques @ 10:00 am
- Session 2: Acceleration/Speed Development @ 11:00 am
- Lunch (Provided) @ 12:00 pm
- Session 3: Nutrition & Supplementation @ 1:00 pm
- Session 4: Q&A Session @ 1:45 pm
- Session 5: Weight Room Hands-On Technique Work
We look forward to hearing from you and welcome your participation. If you have any questions, email Matt Pleskovic Head S & C Coach, at
Monday May 18, 2009
Eastern Illinois: We are hearing that Presbyterian College (SC) strength coach Eric Cash has accepted the head strength & conditioning job at Eastern Illinois.
Friday May 15, 2009
Hawaii: Our sources tell us that former Iowa linebacker Grant Steen is expected to accept the GA strength job at Hawaii. We hear Kenny Esquievel is also likely to join the staff.
Wednesday May 13, 2009
South Alabama: The Strength and Conditioning staff at the University of South Alabama would like to invite you to the first University of South Alabama Strength and Conditioning Camp on May 23, 2009. This one-day seminar will provide you with information on different styles of training and how to incorporate them into your program. Founder of Westside Barbell, Louie Simmons, will be speaking on several different aspects of training, including implementation of conjugate periodization, importance of max effort training, the box squat as it pertains to power development, and speed-strength/strength speed development. The Assistant Strength and Conditioning coach at Mississippi State University, Erik Korem, will be speaking on linear speed development. To conclude the day, the University of South Alabama's Head Football Strength and Conditioning coach, Justin Schwind, will be speaking on the importance of incorporating competition into your off-season program. The schedule will consist of:
- Registration from 8am to 8:30
- Morning session from 8:30-12pm
- Lunch from 12-1:15
- Afternoon session from 1:15-4:45
- Conclude the day with a Q&A session from 4:45-5pm.
For additional information, refer to www.jagpower.net. We look forward to hearing back from you and welcome your participation. If you have any questions, email Brittany Allison, graduate assistant for Strength and Conditioning, at