High Jump Made Simpleby Bryan Hoddle
High Jump Made Simple is a 53-minute breakdown of the key fundamentals involved in high jumping. This coaching course beaks down the four phases of the high jump and points out the common errors that are made with each phase. These coaching videos also explain what coaches can do to enhance the performance of their high jumpers by detailing a series of proven drills that can be used to enhance the fundamental skills and techniques necessary to compete competitively in high jumping events.
Among the topics covered:
Dynamic active warm-up drills
Four phases of the high jump
Drills with a bar
Post-stretching and massage
Bryan Hoddle is the Past-President of the Washington State Track and Field Coaches Association, the current Washington State high school representative for USATF, a USATF Level I Instructor, and a USATF Level II Coach, specializing in sprints, hurdles, and relays.
In 1997, Hoddle received the Pacific Northwest Track and Field “Contributor of the Year” award. In the summer of 2000, Bryan served as the assistant manager for the World Junior track and field team.
He is currently the West Region chairman for high school women’s sprint development. In the early 1980s, Bryan took over a middle school track program of 48 students and built the program to over 300 student/athletes in just three years.
He is currently the sprint and hurdle coach at River Ridge (WA) High School—1994 and 1995 state track champions and the head coach for the Northwest Select Track Club. He also serves as the director of the “PEMCO” and the “Best in the West” track and field clinics in Seattle, Washington.