Conditioning Best-Practices for Football- Dr. Ben Gleasonby Football Coaches Summit
Goals of this Presentation:
1. Indentify Major physiological demands of the game
2. Features of a Good Conditioning Program
3. Discussion of problematic conditioning themes still in football
Dr. Gleason is an Assistant Professor in Kinesiology with advanced training in sport performance enhancement. He played collegiate football at the University of Memphis (1996-1997). Following his master’s work at Old Dominion University, he worked in multiple human performance roles, with stops at Hampton University (2008-2009) and Eglin Air Force Base (2009-2012). In 2012 he enrolled in the East Tennessee State University doctoral program in Sport Physiology and Performance, and worked with ROTC, ETSU collegiate sports, and the Science Hill High School football program.