Stiffness is a word that has several definitions. It’s poorly understood among some in the athletic and fitness community. However, most coaches and conditioning specialists understand the value of athletic stiffness. That’s what PK & I discuss today. We define stiffness and introduce some simple physics to help you gain an appreciation for the quality that is crucial for the expression of athletic qualities.
This podcast was brought to you by The Lifetime Athlete Coaching and Training Services. Our focus is helping you to achieve peak athletic performance in any sport or fitness pursuit…fine tune your body composition to get lean, healthy, shredded, and jacked…and solve the root cause of injury problems by optimizing movement. Working online with your coach and physical therapist is where it’s at, and it’s awesome at TLA.
The LIfetime Athlete is also the home of the Training Tribe, a comprehensive, year-round group training and coaching program based on an annual training plan. T2 helps you to become a more athletic athlete by developing your strength, speed, power, agility, and endurance, all from a cutting edge online platform.
The Lifetime Athlete Podcast is hosted by John Zombro, PT, MS, OCS, MTC, CSCS. A Board-Certified Specialist in Orthopedic Physical Therapy, and a human performance specialist for 37 years, John’s focus is in helping you to become Hard to Kill — on the playing field — and in the game of LIFE. The goal for each of us is the same: to be our best selves at any and every point in the lifespan, and to Die Late, Healthy, and Fast! You can reach John at:
Additional resources can be found at thelifetimeathlete.com where you’ll find hundreds of articles, podcast episodes and videos on The Lifetime Athlete YouTube Channel. Books, ebook programs, and merchandise are also available. These include AnimalFIT, the body type training book like no other, which helps you to Unleash Your Inner Beast and Unlock Your Athletic Potential!
Thanks for being part of The Lifetime Athlete community and keep being a magnificent human BEAST!