Training

Sports performance training is the physical and mental process of working toward specific athletic, performance or fitness goals through a regimented program. Research shows that to significantly improve sports performance, overall athleticism and physical ability, athletes must complete training sessions in addition to playing their sport. Training refers to the workouts, exercises and drills they perform outside of organized practices to improve their Strength, Speed, Conditioning and Flexibility, as well to rehab and prevent injury. Well-rounded programs also include Sports Psychology training. Maximize your sports performance with advice from today's top coaches and elite athletes.

Latest in Training

How Justin Thomas' Mobility Training Powered His Breakout PGA Season

Justin Thomas' 2017 PGA season has been remarkable to say the least. The 24-year-old Louisville, Kentucky native took home four first-place trophies, ...

By: Andy Haley

How to Teach Youth and Little League Players Proper Baseball Hitting Mechanics

Let's say you're a baseball coach, but not a "used to play minor league ball and have dedicated my life to the sport" type of coach. You're more like,...

By: Brian Sabin

The Mental Side of Recovering From an Injury

"Psychological effects of injury and return to sport": Mr. David M. Clancy, Sports Physiotherapist As a sports medicine physiotherapist clinician I...

By: David Clancy

What to Do Immediately Following a Sports Injury

If you play sports, you will sustain some bumps and bruises. It's the inevitable consequence of competing and pushing your body to its limits. And ...

By: Andy Haley

Science Says This Is the Absolute Best Time of Day to Work Out

At this very second, trillions of clocks inside your body are ticking away. Their job is to keep track of time and optimize your body to stay in sy...

By: Brandon Hall

Latest Videos in Training

STACK Sports Health: How to Treat Minor Sports Injuries on Your Own

Dr. Matt Stevens explains how athletes can treat minor injuries on their own.

PGA Champion Justin Thomas Shares His Secret to Staying Strong and Healthy

Learn how Justin Thomas stays healthy and improves his game during the grueling PGA season.

STACK Sports Health: Improve Your Flexibility With PNF Stretching

Dr. Matt Stevens explains how to take advantage of the flexibility benefits of PNF stretching.

Ndamukong Suh Played Soccer in Early Years

All-Pro defensive tackle Ndamukong Suh built his ridiculous athleticism by playing soccer throughout his childhood.

STACK Sports Health: How to Rehab a Groin Pull

Dr. Matt Stevens provides a three-exercise strategy to rehab a groin injury.