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#005 Derek Salvador

In this episode of the Decoding Excellence show, I am speaking with Coach Derek Salvador.

Derek is the Owner and Director of Sport Science at Athletic Solutions Inc., a company that specializes in strength and conditioning, athletic development and soccer specific fitness. Currently, Derek is the Head of Strength and Conditioning for the Oakville Soccer Club, Power FC Academy and KW United FC (USL PDL).

Derek and I discuss:

  • LTAD approach for soccer development
  • Importance of movement variability
  • Differences of coaching approaches to U10s to U20s
  • Pedagogical approaches to applied kinesiology

You can find Derek on Twitter at @ASI_Strength or at his website AthleticSolutionsInc.com

This episode of the Decoding Excellence show is brought to you by Vald Performance, the makers of the NordBord. They can be found at ValdPerformance.com

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Adam Ringler

Adam Ringler

Adam Ringler, MS, SCCC, CSCS is a hard working, loyal, and competitive Strength & Conditioning Coach at the University of Colorado. Born on Television, Raised by wolves.

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