Entries by Dave

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The Nutrition and Overtraining Talk We Need To Have, But Aren’t

I’ll just come right out and say it Gymnastics culture continues to have a serious problem with the intersection of nutrition, mental health, and proper training workloads for kids. If you take a step back even more, you see this problem isn’t unique to gymnastics. Many youth athletes struggle with healthy relationships with food. Especially […]

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Mark Williams on World Championships, USA Gymnastics, and Creating Coaching Success

Anyone who is familiar with men’s gymnastics knows that Mark Williams, Head Coach of Oklahoma University Men’s Program and 2016 Olympic Head Coach, has quite a list of accolades behind him. Mark has not only made the journey from coaching preschool classes all the way up to coaching Team USA on the international stage, he […]

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Steve Gluckstein Shares How Weightlifting Can Help Gymnasts and The Benefits of Trampoline

Really excited for this today! My good buddy and former Olympic Trampoline athlete for Team USA Steve Gluckstein was gracious enough to join me for a long podcast chat. Anyone who has followed Steve’s journey knows that he is a big advocate for using adjunctive weight lifting and cross-training to enhancing gymnastics performance and reducing […]