Sports specific training services are widely sought after. Our individualized programs are the most unique and powerful aspects of our training system, however each sport does have unique strength and conditioning demands.
Most athletes need to balance out the strength, stability and range of motion of their major joints, especially the hips, pelvis and low back. Core stabilization training is crucial step in this process.
Collegiate tennis player working on her foundation of strong and stable hips and core.
Once a solid foundation has been built with stability, mobility and strength training, sport specific exercises and drills can become a larger part of the athlete’s program.
For example, an agility ladder is a tool to help enhance basic agility, balance and coordination (ABC’s). Younger athletes or those new to training can benefit from regular drills on it. However, if you look at sports like tennis and ice hockey, athletes need long powerful strides, pushing off hard agains the court and ice. The ladder teaches quick, light foot contacts so tennis and ice hockey players that are intermediate to advanced might want to invest their time into other drills and exercises.
Young hockey players working on basics of agility and conditioning (and fun!)
Hockey player working on loading and unloading their hips side to side like during their skating stride or shooting motion.