| | Ep 598 – Wendler & A Once Violent Game

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“You want science and studies? F#%k you. I’ve got scars and blood and vomit”

Jim Wendler is your new high school football strength coach… You … Fu#%ing … Wish! BUT that is the reality for one very lucky small town.

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The father of the holy trinity of strength, 5/3/1, is molding the minds and bodies of young athletes in the once violent sport of football. The rules may have changed but the kids still wear helmets.

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John Welbourn is CEO of Power Athlete and Fuse Move. He is also creator of the online training phenomena, Johnnie WOD. He is a 9 year veteran of the NFL. John was drafted with the 97th pick in 1999 NFL Draft and went on to be a starter for the Philadelphia Eagles from 1999-2003, appearing in 3 NFC Championship games, and for starter for the Kansas City Chiefs from 2004-2007. In 2008, he played with the New England Patriots until an injury ended his season early with him retiring in 2009. Over the course of his career, John has started over 100 games and has 10 play-off appearances. He was a four year lettermen while playing football at the University of California at Berkeley. He graduated with a bachelor's degree in Rhetoric in 1998. John has worked with the MLB, NFL, NHL, Olympic athletes and Military. He travels the world lecturing on performance and nutrition for Power Athlete. You can catch up with John as his personal blog on training, food and life, Talk To Me Johnnie and at Power Athlete.

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