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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!

Greg Winkler, Wisconsin HOF Soccer Coach with Greg Winkler, Wisconsin HOF Soccer Coach Episode #7 — January 21, 2021

In Episode 7 of Sideline Sessions, Wesley is joined by Greg Winkler, Wisconsin HOF soccer coach and author of 'The Transformational Coach.' They discuss coaching during COVID, how to build a winning program, problematic parents, and dealing with referees.

A. Mark Williams, Ph.D., Sports Psychologist with A. Mark Williams, Ph.D., Sports Psychologist Episode #6 — December 31, 2020

In episode 6 of Sideline Sessions, Wesley Sykes is joined by A. Mark Williams, Ph.D., professor and chair, University of Utah's Department of Health, Kinesiology, and Recreation. 

Gunnar Peterson, LA Lakers Director of Strength & Endurance Training with Gunnar Peterson, LA Lakers Director of Strength & Endurance Training Episode #5 — December 17, 2020

In episode 5 of Sideline Sessions, Wesley Sykes is joined by Gunnar Peterson, Director of Strength & Endurance Training for the Los Angeles Lakers. They discuss the unusual NBA season and preparing the Lakers for a deep championship run, load management & sports specialization, and properly fueling the body for competition.

Amy Goodson, Sports Nutritionist & Dietician with Amy Goodson, Sports Nutritionist & Registered Dietician Episode #4 — December 02, 2020

In episode 4, Wesley Sykes is joined by Amy Goodson, sports nutritionist and registered dietician. She has worked with the Dallas Cowboys, Texas Rangers, TCU Athletics, PGA professionals, and weekend warriors alike!

Jerry Weinstein, Colorado Rockies Player Development with Jerry Weinstein, Colorado Rockies Player Development Episode #3 — November 17, 2020

In episode 3 of Sideline Sessions, Wesley Sykes is joined by Jerry Weinstein of the Colorado Rockies organization to discuss the 2020 MLB playoffs, developing players, catching techniques, the Cape Cod Baseball League and more!

NFHS executive director Dr. Karissa Niehoff with Dr. Karissa Niehoff, NFHS executive director Episode #2 — November 04, 2020

In episode 2 of Sideline Sessions, Wesley Sykes welcomes the NFHS executive director Dr. Karissa Niehoff to discuss the state of high school sports amid the COVID-19 pandemic, the role of the NFHS, and the topic of transgender student-athletes at the high school level.

UMass Dartmouth assistant men’s basketball coach Aaron Strothers with Aaron Strothers, UMass Dartmouth assistant men's basketball coach Episode #1 — October 22, 2020

In the debut episode of Sideline Sessions, Wesley talks with UMass Dartmouth assistant men's basketball coach Aaron Strothers about recruiting high school players, playing with a competitive edge, and making the leap to the next level among other topics.

Introducing Sideline Sessions with Wesley Sykes Episode #Introduction — October 06, 2020

Sideline Sessions with Wesley Sykes is a brand-new podcast that will be debuted on October 22 and feature compelling interviews with superstar athletes, coaches, athletic trainers, strength coaches, and athletic administrators. New episodes will be released every other Thursday from there on out.