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January 2010

January 2010


Strength Report: (Donít) Assume The Athletic Position

by: Joe Kenn MA, CSCS, SCCC
Director of Athlete Development Ė Football, University of Louisville
© January 2010

In all sports, the rudimentary beginnings of movement start with a specific stance or posture. Whether it is a defensive stance on the basketball court, a three-point stance for an offensive lineman, a batter preparing to hit a baseball or a weightlifter preparing for his final clean and jerk, there is a proper starting position. All of these athletes must be taught the fundamentals of a proper stance to place them in a position to be successful. Everything successful in sports starts with a proper starting position. The simple foundation of all sports, the stance, is often times overlooked because of the ever increasing natural athleticism of athletes of this era.
In an athletic era where natural gifts supersede technique, many coaches and athletes have forgotten to focus on this piece of the puzzle that can help garner cont....The full article can only be seen by subscribers.
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