For the strength and conditioning coach, champions aren’t decided in the winter. This group of process-focused and effort-driven coaches win championships in the hot summer months of hard work and dedication that go largely unnoticed by the outside world.
Polar Team Pro combines GPS and motion tracking technology with heart rate monitoring to create solutions for player performance tracking at some of the top programs across the country.
AFCAWeekly spoke with the staff at Clemson, LSU, Oregon, Princeton and Villanova, to see what they had to say about using Polar Team Pro.
Player safety continues to remain in the public eye as issues like traumatic brain injury and long-term health remain huge concerns at every level of football. With this shift in focus to safety today more than ever before, coaches are continually looking for new ways to look out for the overall well-being of their athletes and decrease the risk of injury.
There is nothing wrong with healthy competition, especially if it leaves a positive impact on a team. Successful coaches understand the importance of fostering an environment where everyone strives to get better, but how do you create competition with factors that have long been viewed as intangible like heart and effort?
The AFCA Coaches’ Trophy, presented by Amway, has had an enormous impact on college football, the fans, the players, and especially the coaches who love the game.