- On January 24, 2018
- Agility, Agility, Athlete Intent, Athlete Intent, Athletic Lab, Athletic Lab, Change of Direction, Change of Direction, Mike Young, Mike Young, Smartspeed, Smartspeed, Speed Agility and Power, Speed Agility and Power, Speed Development, Speed Development, Sprint Drills, Sprint Drills, Sprinting, Sprinting, SSPT, SSPT, Timing Gates, Timing Gates, Timing System, Timing System
In a game scenario, team athletes need to action their agility and change of direction abilities in three dimensions; laterally, up and down, backwards and forwards. Training agility and change of direction must incorporate all three of these dimensions to acclimatise your athlete for maximum in-game performance. In this episode, Coach Young discusses each dimension individually, providing training techniques and tests to improve the balance of your athlete’s agility abilities.
Tune in next Wednesday to watch episode 4 of Smart Speed and Power Training with Mike Young.
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