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The No Bullshit Supplement Post

By Luke Summers / April 1, 2020 /

Who can resist the call of the sensationalized quick fix? The allure of popping a miracle pill to cure disease is how pharmaceutical companies have stacked up immense profits. BOO!…

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EP 331 – Nate Brookreson Calls Out Coaching Bullshit

By Cali Hinzman / October 18, 2019 /

Run Towards the Difficult Conversations When you’ve coached as many college athletes as Nick Brookreson [@nbrookreson] you learn a thing or two about injury and recovery. The public’s perception is…

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Power Coach: Conversations

By Tex McQuilkin / December 21, 2015 /

The strength and conditioning industry is rife with bullshit, misapplication, and more coaches than jobs. Sunny disposition aside, the glass is half full, as opportunities for growth and development abound….

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Training Overhead with Throwing Athletes – Part 1

By Don Ricci, CSCS / December 3, 2019 /

…none-existent. This is bullshit and we need to battle it to enact change. In Part 2 of this series, we’ll dive deeper into how to go about accomplishing the goals…

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Power Athlete Nation Book Club: The Creative Curve

By Tex McQuilkin / July 9, 2018 /

…at TrackMaven, guiding businesses to crush their competition with creativity, customer appeal, and marketing analytics. This episode was basically an episode of MythBusters centered on battling the bullshit creativity myths…

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3 Traits of a Good Training Partner

By Luke Summers / July 14, 2016 /

…constantly bombarded with information. Wisdom helps to filter the bullshit into what is important and what is not. What’s important is retained as knowledge. Keep in mind, that though I…

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Stretching is Overrated: Quick Hits

By Matthew Zanis / October 1, 2018 /

…doesn’t empower your performance(1,4,13). This is why you won’t find a section on it in the Power Athlete Methodology. We cut out the bullshit to provide you with the most…

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Observations of High School Strength Coach: Year 1

By Tex McQuilkin / April 13, 2015 /

…on the bones. But you only get one shot at this. DO NOT deprive the kids of this single opportunity by applying %’s based off bullshit 1RM’s or what your…

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Pain: Sticks and Stones

By Matthew Zanis / April 14, 2018 /

…Humble If your athlete asks you a question that you don’t know the answer to, don’t bullshit them and make something up. Instead, Battle the Bullshit. Misleading information, especially about…

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No One is Born Fast or Slow: Prerequisites of Speed

By Zack Nagle / March 18, 2021 /

…the bullshit behind.  This is volume 1, chapter 1, The Prerequisites of Speed,  written to give you a sampling of what’s to come and leave you cats hungry for more….

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