Master Every Area Of Sports Performance With One Affordable Monthly Membership
A comprehensive online library of sports performance mini-courses that's updated every single week
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The Coach Academy is a comprehensive online coach education platform.
It hosts a series of mini courses that are all 1-2 hours in length, making them incredibly digestible for coaches who have a busy schedule.
Every area of Sports Performance is covered...
...7 areas, to be exact.
The Coach Academy hosts courses that cover Career Development, Injury Prevention & Rehab, Performance, Nutrition, Mindset & Health, Recovery and Testing.
We add one new mini course to the academy each week, and each one is presented by an expert in that chosen field.
This means that you can model your practice based on teachings from only the best of the best.
But that's not all...
Every course comes with guidance on how to practically apply the theories being delivered to you.
Plus, there's downloadable resources to accompany the lessons, adding to your ability to put theory into action.
Phenomenal coaching methods.
And it doesn't end here...
Each week, you'll get access to:
1-2 hour mini courses covering 7 unique categories
Every week, we add a mini course that's 1-2 hours in length that fits into one of 7 unique categories.
The great thing is, we ask every member of the academy which topic they'd like to see covered in future courses. This puts you in complete control over the courses that you'll have added to the academy.
The courses are divided across 7 unique sections:
Financial management, time management, client acquisition, building buy-in, networking, mentors, personal branding, job acquisition and adaptability.
Speed, agility, strength, power, conditioning, games, team building, periodisation, coaching strategies and technology.
Sleep, active recovery, cryotherapy, soft-tissue therapy, post-exercise strategies, alcohol and mindfulness.
Caffeine, creatine, pre- and post-exercise nutrition, sports drinks, energy drinks, carbohydrate loading.
Equipment and standardisation, data analysis, strength, power, speed, agility, conditioning and range of movement.
Injury prevention & Rehab
Load management, warm-ups, movement screens, hamstrings, ACL, concussion, blood-flow restriction, rehab nutrition and sport specialisation.
Mindset & Health
Strategy, resilience, focus & visualisation, wellbeing, confidence, mental health and drugs & doping.
Bite-sized Video Courses
Gone are the days of taking time off work or cancelling personal events to attend workshops. With The Coach Academy, you're in complete control of your education.
The mini courses in The Coach Academy are 1-2 hours in length, compiled of HD videos that are no more than 15 minutes long.
You can access your courses from multiple devices, allowing you to upskill your knowledge any time, any place.
The HD videos are also divided into manageable sections, meaning you can effortlessly mark where you've completed up to.
This means you can learn in an effective and concise manner, leaving you with more time to actually implement the teachings with your athletes.Join The Academy For Free
Courses comes with downloadable tools and resources for you to use as you complete your learning.
This has a significant impact on your ability to learn, allowing you to naturally be much more engaged with the course as you complete it.
They will ultimately 10X your learning curve, shaving years off your personal development.Join The Academy For Free
Practical, Actionable Takeaways for Every Lesson
Turn the theories being taught to you into drills, exercises, and training programs using step-by-step examples and suggestions from our expert coaches.
This allows you to stand on the shoulders of giants by modelling your own practice based on what the best coaches in the world are doing.
This means that you can be 100% confident that you’re training your athletes in the best possible way, ensuring that they get optimal results.Join The Academy For Free
Get to know the expert coaches that you'll be learning from
Owen is the founder and director of Science for Sport. He was formerly the Head of Academy Sports Science and Strength & Conditioning at Cardiff City Football Club, and an interim Sports Scientist for the Welsh FA.
Matt is a Strength and Conditioning Coach at Team NL (Dutch Olympic Team). He was also the Lead Academy Sports Scientist/Strength and Conditioning coach at Al Shabab Al Arabi FC.
Cody is a strength and conditioning coach and adjunct lecturer at the University of Iowa. He has an MSE in Exercise Science from the University of Kansas.
Kunashe is a physiotherapist based in Melbourne, Australia. He treats clinically in a sports practice - Optimus Health, and is keen on injury prevention and optimising performance.
Joey is a Performance & Rehabilitation Coach from Melbourne & holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Exercise and Sport Science, plus a Masters Degree in High Performance Sport. He's currently working as Head of Performance at Preston Lions Football Club.
Tom has a passion for high performance sport, and works as the Head of Athletic Performance for the Kaiviti Silktails RLFC based out of Fiji. Prior to this he was part of the performance department at both the Parramatta Eels and Sydney Roosters.
Craig Pickering has competed in the 100m and 4x100m at the Beijing Olympics. In 2012, he switched to bobsleigh, and was selected for the 2014 Winter Olympics. He's currently Athlete Pathways Manager at Athletics Australia.
Extract knowledge from the minds of coaches that have spent years perfecting their craft
Plus, get these ready-to-use bonuses when you join The Coach Academy today:
Entry Into the Exclusive Coaches Club
The Coaches Club is a private mastermind group filled with 1,500+ elite coaches from around the world who are freely giving away their best advice for squeezing the maximum potential out of your athletes (and coaching career).
This is a 24/7 support group for coaches who have questions about training methods, jobs, leadership, tools, time management, and all other areas of interest to active performance coaches.
Collaborate with passionate and motivated coaches.
Get the resources top coaches use in their practice to raise the bar on their performance.
Receive FREE advice from some of the smartest coaches working today.
As if that’s not enough...
...You also get access to the premium Mentorship program.
Find a personal mentor who will work to understand your unique needs and current “sticking points” in your coaching career and uncover specific tactics, strategies, and resources to help you get hired, promoted, or on track to accomplish your goals.
Or, sign up to become a mentor if you have the skills and knowledge to help fresh performance coaches upgrade their career.
Whatever you need to be a better coach, you’ll find it here.
Have a question about a topic that you need answering? Fire away.
Looking for advice on a job that you have lined up? Don't hesitate to ask.
Simply want to network with other coaches from around the globe? Introduce yourself and start conversing! We’re in the group too, and we’re always around to discuss whatever’s on your mind.
The Coaches Club is the premier place online for evidence-based coaches to solve problems, share wisdom, and strengthen one another.
The Buy-in Bible
9 Key Mistakes (And How to Stop Making Them) From Brett Bartholomew + the 5-Step Buy-In Cheatsheet
“Without buy-in, you’re not going to maximize the effort, engagement, or outcomes with your athletes.”
That’s the impact of not getting buy-in, says Brett Bartholomew, world-renowned performance coach, keynote speaker, and best-selling author.
He walks you through the 9 key mistakes coaches make when they don’t get buy-in inside this exclusive video shot ONLY for performance Digest members.
You’re also getting the 5-step buy-in cheat sheet.
It shows you 5 overlooked strategies you must use every time you’re standing in front of one athlete or an entire team and trying to build buy-in but don’t know how.
This cheat sheet helps you “hack” these tough conversations and carefully maneuver around arguments, build trust, and gain commitment from your clients when you thought you couldn’t.
Combined, these bonuses will supercharge your communication skills (and help you attract and KEEP the athletes you love working with).Unlock The Buy-in Bible For Free
The Career Bundle
Every tool you need for a successful coaching career
We created the Career Bundle for coaches who need help with the nitty-gritty of running a coaching business, who want to grow their bank accounts, and who are sick of running in circles without clear direction.
Inside the Career Bundle you’ll receive:
- Time Management Mastery - a collection of 5 vital strategies for controlling (or reducing) your workload and enhancing your focus
- Money Management Mastery - this short ebook shows you 5 additional income opportunities for coaches you can start today, and a 4-step method managing your money (and watching it grow month after month).
- The S&C Networking Guide - this step-by-step walkthrough shows you a variety of simple “tricks” you can use to network like you own the place, and your very own “Networking Planner” for keeping track of everyone you meet and following-up with them for maximum impact.
- The Ultimate Guide to Landing Your Dream S&C Job - 15 tips from the head coach of the Romanian Rugby Union on the actions you need to take while in university, before you sit down for an interview, and when you’re face-to-face with decision-makers ready to hire you
Access a library of exclusive audio reviews
By signing up to a free trial of The Coach Academy, you'll receive instant access to a library of over 25+ audio reviews that you can listen to anytime, any place.
Covering hot-topics such as Cold Water Immersion and Caffeine Supplementation, this library will allow you to stay on the cutting edge of sports science research no matter where you are.
Access 25+ Audio Reviews For Free
An Expanding Library of Coaching Tools
We boast a growing library of coaching tools to help you and your athletes accelerate your performance and success, including:
- Spreadsheets for tracking athletes’ injury history, strength and speed progress, and interval training, such as our Acute:Chronic Workload Ratio spreadsheet.
- In-depth articles, research reviews, and studies you won’t find inside the Performance Digest.
- Deep insights and lessons learned from real coaches and their experiences in particular sports.
- Training guides from renowned institutions you would have to pay to see (but you get for free from our members).
Get The Coach Academy and All the Bonuses for FREE
We want to make it as easy as possible for you to join the Coach Academy.
Whether you’re a new graduate looking for your first job or a professional coach working for a top team, you should have the same access to career-changing sports science you can use for optimal performance.
And trust us…
Trying to get all of this separately would cost you an arm, leg, and torso:
If we tally up the total value it would cost you:
But we made this bundle to be as affordable as possible for you.
So we slashed the price of $1,997 to offer the Coach Academy for only $30.
But we didn't stop there…
We want you to test drive the product to know for a fact it’s right for you…
So we’re giving you FULL access to The Coach Academy and all the bonuses FREE for 7 days.
That’s 7 days you can use to apply some of the latest cutting-edge sports science research…
Connect with and leverage the knowledge of performance coaches in the private Coaches Club…
And instantly become a smarter evidence-based coach.
Plus, you can cancel anytime.
You’ve got nothing to lose…
And a brighter future to gain.Unlock This Entire Bundle For Free
Our Zero-Risk 30-Day Money-Back Guarantee
If, at any time during the first 30 days of subscribing you feel like the coach academy and all the bonuses you receive aren’t helping you train better athletes or upgrade your coaching career, just email us at firstname.lastname@example.org and we’ll happily refund your money.
No hassle. No questions asked.
The best part is…
If you feel like there’s a slight chance the coach academy and the added bonuses can help you make any progress toward stronger athletes, smarter training programs, and more career opportunities...
You should get it today.
Because you can dig into the quality of all of our mini courses and even start applying what you learn for a full 30 days.
The Coach Academy and all the extras that come with it will help you build better athletes, win more games, and forge a fulfilling coaching career
If the quality of our mini courses doesn’t live up to your expectations and you don’t get much value from the Coaches Club and the other bonuses, let us know and you’ll get your money back.
It’s that simple.
So what are you waiting for?
Our FREE 7-day trial with a 30-day money-back guarantee makes joining The Coach Academy a risk-free, no-brainer.Start Your Zero-Risk Trial Today
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Meet the Man Behind Science for Sport and the Coach Academy
My name is Owen and I’m the founder of Science for Sport and creator of the Performance Digest.
I was formerly the Head of Academy Sports Science and Strength & Conditioning at Cardiff City Football Club, and an interim Sports Scientist for the Welsh FA.
During my internship at Cardiff City FC with the U21s and 1st team, the position for “Head of Academy Sports Science” opened up and I knew this was the opportunity I had to seize.
After a grueling interview process…
I got the job.
But just one week in I was hit with a problem coaches and trainers have to deal with constantly:
Knowing the answer to a tough (and expensive) question.
My manager, the Head of Academy Sports Science and Medicine asked if we should spend $80k USD on GPS units for the academy. The pressure mounted when he told me he had to make a decision fast due to limited stock.
I didn’t know the answer.
Were they reliable? High-quality? Worth the cost?
I had used some versions of this GPS technology in the past, but my experiences with the technology certainly didn’t live up to the claims the manufacturer was making.
I was now in a position of authority (that I had wanted most of my life) and had to make a decision…
But I didn’t have the knowledge to make one that was informed and backed up by reliable data.
So, I did the only thing I could:
I promised I would do intense research and return with a fact-based answer the following morning.
That promise wasn’t easy to fulfill.
I searched everywhere I could to find a concise summary of GPS technology to make sense of it all - accelerometers, gyroscopes, magnetometers, GPS modules, algorithms, etc.
I found 5 individual studies.
But they each looked at different brands, models, and algorithms, and none of them even discussed gyroscopes or magnetometers.
My research only turned up contradictions between these 5 studies.
So, I went back to my manager and told him the truth:
“Very little information exists on this technology and my experience with them suggests they’re not worth the investment. I don’t think we should buy them.”
So we didn’t.
And this entire experience lead to an epiphany that eventually led to the creation of Science for Sport and the Coach Academy:
Coaches and trainers need a trustworthy and easy-to-understand resource that cuts through the jargon, bias, and contradictions for key topics and only delivers the essential information you need to make smart decisions, along with practical takeaways so that you can implement this information from day one.
A resource I wish I had when my manager first asked me that question about GPS units.
That’s when I decided to create this resource myself to avoid being an under-informed coach when I’m supposed to be the one with all the answers.
I began with building the Science for Sport website.
To make Science for Sport the definitive resource for evidence-based sports science.
But I ran into another problem…
Once you dig deep enough to find it, there is an incredible amount of information out there for key topics that coaches need to know about, amounting to pages and pages worth of content.
How on earth could I make sure that coaches around the globe were delivered with the essential 'must-know' points, without wasting hours of their time?
It was this question that led me to create the Coach Academy.
An online library of bite-sized S&C video courses carefully curated by professionally certified sports scientists and strength and conditioning coaches.
Designed to be quickly consumed (without sacrificing any of the important information) and immediately actionable - so you can update, modify, and improve your current athlete training programs the minute you get your subscription.
Covering 7 key areas ranging from career development, to nutrition and even recovery...
The Coach Academy delivers you with a selection of valuable courses that would otherwise cost you and arm and a leg...
For just $30 a month.
Join us on our mission to apply key sports science knowledge to win more games, build better athletes, and grow a rewarding career.