Technology is revolutionizing sports training by live-tracking performances, perfecting athletic movements, enhancing communication, optimizing work time, and virtually eliminating injuries. But the technology is only as good as its user. And without proper training, it can become more of a hindrance than a help. These sessions are designed to help athletic coaches and trainers become more comfortable operating in the digital age.

Athletic Development & Performance 

Biomechanical Balance: A Key To Improving Performance & Injury Prevention

How being in biomechanical balance affects speed, strength, and agility, in addition to the reduction of joint pain in individuals. Boyd Epley, Jon Schultz, Scott Donkin and Frank Joutras discuss how using the Protonics system prior to any activity allows individuals to perform at their highest level.


Innovative Insoles: Enhancing Injury Protection and Recovery in Athletes

Join us for an exploration of research findings related to innovative insole technology. This presentation will discuss how advancements in insole design have been shown to improve lower body biomechanics, stability during physical activities, and shock absorption. Gain valuable insights into the scientific evidence supporting the effectiveness of these technologies in reducing injuries and enhancing overall athletic performance. Don’t miss this opportunity to learn about the latest developments in athletic gear with VKTRY!


Redefining Athletic Performance Surfaces for Today’s Athletes

Today’s high school and collegiate athletes demand more from their sports and training environments. Bo Barber, Chief Growth and Innovation Officer at Ecore, explores the technological advancements and innovations in indoor and outdoor sports surfaces, exploring the key elements that empower athletes to excel. Gain insights into the evolution of athletic flooring, delving into the intricate balance of ergonomics, acoustics, safety and performance. Elevate your understanding of athletic flooring across various spaces, ensuring optimal surfaces for peak performance in courts, fields, tracks, weight rooms, fitness centers, rehab areas and more.
Learn more about Ecore on their YouTube Channel.


VO2 Max: Data That Makes a Difference

Gathering physiological data doesn’t have to be complicated – especially when it comes to the data found in VO2 Max testing. Join Daniel Crumback, (Clinical Exercise Physiologist, Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist and Sport Physiotherapist), as he walks through VO2 Max testing on KORR’s CardioCoach software, demonstrating how easily valuable information can be extracted from the results. Viewers will leave feeling confident in their understanding of how to incorporate critical physiological data into each individual athlete’s training program.


The Science Behind VBT (Velocity-Based Training) – Practical Application to Improve Strength & Conditioning in Your Athletes.

Delve into the scientific principles underpinning Velocity-Based Training (VBT) and its application in strength and conditioning programs. Gain insights into monitoring and adapting training loads for enhanced athlete performance. Discover practical tips for integrating VBT seamlessly into your coaching routines.  Sit down with Managing Editor, Wesley Sykes, Gerry DeFilippo, head trainer and owns and operates Challenger Strength, Justin Ochoa, Basketball performance coach in Indianapolis and founder of the
Gem Sessions Foundation, Barry Butt founder of Premier Strength & Conditioning Inc. and Luke Martin Sales Manager at Vitruve.


Athletic Mindset Impacts Mental Health

Coach & A.D. Managing Editor Wesley Sykes sits down with Casey Cittadino from Athletic Mindset, Mindy McCord, Head Women’s Lacrosse Coach at the University of South Florida and Liz Beville, Head Women’s Lacrosse Coach at Le Moyne College to discuss  how Athletic Mindset Impacts Mental Health.  Athletes who have strong mental performance see better results.  Athletic Mindset’s strategy and development system are designed to equip athletes and teams with new ways of thinking and controlling their mental performance. Implement the new mental strategies and reach peak performance.  AD’s & Coaches can finally have the Data, Measurables, and Money.


Augmenting the Coach: Volt Athletics’ Innovative Approach to Team Performance for Groups of Any Size.

Join Sarah Ray from Volt Athletics  as they dive into the powerful AI technology and organizational tools that their coaches use to create individualized training plans at scale.
Sarah has over a decade of experience coaching and managing programs within performance athletics, corporate wellness and population health From NFL Combine training camps to postpartum programs. Her expertise in strength training paired with behavior change knowledge has helped clients of all types accomplish their goals. As Head of Business Development at Volt, Sarah is responsible for supporting program design and implementation in new and existing markets.
Certifications: TSAC-F, USAW, CCFT, XPS, FMS, CMES
Education: BSc: Health Education & Health Promotion; Human Nutrition



Athletic Program Promotion

Building a Brand: Promoting Your Athletic Program for Long-Term Success

From high school to Division I, athletic programs across the country are competing for fan attention in a sea of advertising and promotions. How do you stand out?
Join us as Matthew Glick (CEO of Gipper) and Jared Hunt (Athletic Director at Academy ISD) discuss how to create a unique brand identity that sets you apart from the pack. Learn how you can leverage modern day promotional tactics to increase engagement with your fanbase.
By implementing the techniques you will learn, you can build a strong brand that resonates with your audience and drives sustainable success on and off the field. Join the conversation!