Tactical Athletes


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Tactical Athletes

Firefighters Are Not Body Builders pt 1

While some bodybuilders may happen to be firefighters, the inverse is nowhere close to true: not all…

Author: Matt Spaid

Ep 642 – Firefighter Wellness is FIRE

How to set Firefighters up for peak performance. Firefighter culture is unique and no one knows it…

Author: John

Ep 615 – Tactical Rules For Life Survival

How to kick ass in life’s everyday challenges. Strength and Conditioning Specialist for Army, Johannah Zabal, joins…

Author: John

Ep 573 – Tactical Training is Taking Off with Johannah Zabal

“The more you sweat in training, the less you bleed in battle.” Military, LEO & Fire professionals…

Author: John

2021 Power Athlete Radio Wrapped!

The premiere podcast in strength and conditioning-ing-ing continued to climb the podcast charts in 2021 through the…

Author: John

Ep 555 – Tactical Performance w/ Dr Matt Zanis & Dr Nick Kyle

Train your body to save another Recently Power Athlete hosted an elite group of special forces athletes…

Author: John

Guardians of the Streets – LEOs and Athleticism

“It is not the critic who counts; not the man who points out how the strong man…

Author: Donald Ricci

Ep 418 – How to Train to Crush the ARMY’s ACFT

In this episode the Crew dials the voicemail to answer a question from a loyal Power Athlete…

Author: John