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Join Wesley Sykes, the managing editor of Coach & AD, Training & Conditioning, and Winning Hoops, as he talks with athletic administrators, coaches, athletic trainers about their jobs, their philosophies, current trends in athletic industries, and more!

Wesley Sykes is the managing editor of the Coach & AD, Training & Conditioning, and Winning Hoops brands. With more than a dozen years in sports journalism, Wesley earned his degree in communications from Hofstra University. His work has brought him inside NFL and NBA locker rooms, MLB and collegiate dugouts, and high school gymnasiums. Follow him on Twitter: @WesleySykes_, @coach_ad, @traincondition, & @winninghoops!

Trent Dilfer, Super Bowl Champion & Lipscomb Academy Head Coach with Trent Dilfer, Super Bowl Champion & Lipscomb Academy Head Coach Episode #20 — July 29, 2021

In the latest edition of Sideline Sessions, Wesley is joined by Super Bowl champion and current Lipscomb Academy head football coach, Trent Dilfer.

Wendi Irlbeck, Registered Dietitian & Performance Nutritionist with Wendi Irlbeck, Registered Dietitian & Performance Nutritionist Episode #19 — July 15, 2021

In the latest episode, Wesley sits down with Wendi Irlbeck, registered dietitian & performance nutritionist, to discuss effective creatine use, properly fueling for competition, and other supplementation tips.

Jared Felice, Fountain-Fort Carson HS Athletic Director with Jared Felice, Fountain-Fort Carson HS Athletic Director Episode #18 — July 01, 2021

In Episode 18, Wesley is joined by Fountain-Fort Carson High School Athletic Director Jared Felice to discuss his career, advice for young ADs, and how to become a voice for your school on a larger level.

10 Power Principles with Boyd Epley & Friends with Boyd Epley, Diane Banderas, Greg Werner & Kevin Coleman Episode #17 — June 17, 2021

In Episode 17, Wesley shares snippets from one of Coach & AD's latest webinar with Matrix Fitness and Boyd Epley's 10 principles for building game-applicable power.

Speedy Claxton, Hofstra MBB Head Coach with Speedy Claxton, Hofstra MBB Head Coach Episode #16 — May 20, 2021

In Episode 16, Wesley is joined by Hofstra men's basketball head coach and former NBA Champion, Speedy Claxton. They discuss what he hopes to bring to the Pride, translating his recruiting success with the Warriors to the college level, and the best advice he received from Gregg Popovich.

Bill Foran, Miami Heat Strength Coach with Bill Foran, Miami Heat Strength Coach Episode #15 — May 06, 2021

In the latest episode of Sideline Sessions, Wesley is joined by long-time Miami Heat strength coach Bill Foran to discuss his career in the NBA and with Miami Hurricanes, and more.

Brendan Hall, Hudl Marketing Content Producer with Brendan Hall, Hudl Marketing Content Producer Episode #14 — April 22, 2021

In the latest episode of Sideline Sessions, Wesley is joined by Hudl marketing content producer Brendan Hall to talk about how Hudl can improve your program from a data-based approach, and much more.

Matt Feld, Boston Herald freelance sports journalist with Matt Feld, Boston Herald freelance sports journalist Episode #13 — April 01, 2021

In Episode 13, Wesley is joined by Boston Herald freelance sports journalist Matt Feld, who helped break open the story regarding the Massachusetts high school football team using anti-Semitic language during on-field play calls.

The Rash of Recent Events Involving Race & Athletics Episode #12 — March 25, 2021

In Episode 12, managing sports editor Wesley Sykes discusses the rash of recent events around the high school and collegiate game that has caught his attention for the wrong reasons.

Special Jennings, Montverde Academy WBB head coach with Special Jennings, Montverde Academy WBB head coach Episode #11 — March 11, 2021

In Episode 11, Wesley is joined by Special Jennings, first-year head coach of the Montverde Academy girls' basketball team. She discusses the season as a whole, her coaching influences, her collegiate playing career, and what motivated her as a player.

Season 1 Recap Episode #10 — February 25, 2021

In Episode 10, Wesley Sykes takes a look back on the first nine episodes of Sideline Sessions and gives a teaser of what to expect moving forward.

Nick Friar, Former NCAA Division I Pitcher with Nick Friar, Former NCAA Division I Pitcher Episode #9 — February 11, 2021

In Episode 9, Wesley is joined by former NCAA Division I pitcher Nick Friar to discuss the finer points of pitching, training high school pitchers, the process of being scouted, the importance of body language, what to look for in choosing successful travel teams, and more.