Passion and patience. On Episode 55 of Coaches Tuck Radio, Don is joined by Andrea Hudy, the Assistant Athletic Director of Sports Performance, at The University of Kansas. Andrea handles the strength and conditioning responsibilities for the K
On Episode 54 of Coaches Tuck Radio, Don and Aaron jump right in where they left off on Part 1. They touch on the sacrifices involved in coaching, the importance of charging what you're worth as a coach, values, and mentorship.
Switching it up. On Episode 53 of Coaches Tuck Radio, the shoe is on the other foot. This time around, Don is the one being interviewed! Starting off with a quote from the great Tommy Kono, Don is asked about adversity, challenges, and coach
Bridging the gap. On Episode 51 of Coaches Tuck Radio, Don is joined by Ben Skutnik, a sports physiologist and adjunct professor at Indiana University, as well as a Power Athlete Block One Coach in the private sector.
Ben provides his perspec
Ask and answer! On Episode 50 of Coaches Tuck Radio, Don answers questions and gives his thoughts on ab/torso training, which books to add to the reading list, continuing coaching education, major influences, and how to structure weekly traini
Principled based methodology. On Episode 49 of Coaches Tuck Radio, Don is joined in person by Max Aita of Juggernaut Training Systems. Max recently released his new e-book, Strength Development for Weightlifting, so we get into the idea of tr
Integrity, respect, trust, and continued growth. On Episode 48 of Coaches Tuck Radio, Don is joined by recent USAW Hall of Fame Inductee Leo Totten of East Coast Gold. We dive into Leo’s background, discuss athleticism and whether or not its
Doing simple things extremely well. On Episode 47 of Coaches Tuck Radio, Don is joined by the head of the University of Georgia Bulldogs men’s and women’s track and field teams, Petros Kyprianou. He was the 2017 & 2018 US Track & Field Nation
Longevity. On Episode 46 of Coaches Tuck Radio, Don is joined by 4x National Champion, 2x Pan Am medalist, World Team member, and coach, Travis Cooper. Travis has been training and competing in the sport of weightlifting since a freshman in h
Focus on quality. On Episode 45 of Coaches Tuck Radio, Don is joined by Greg Evertt of Catalyst Athletics. What started out in 2006 as a content based website that provided videos, articles, and educational information about weightlifting, Ca
Mindset is everything. On Episode 44 of Coaches Tuck Radio, Don talks about mindset and how it's a choice that YOU have control over, how being vulnerable and transparent can be a positive thing as a coach, and finally some observations about
RECAP! On Episode 43 of Coaches Tuck Radio, a surprise guest host joins Don to recap and discuss the recently held USA Weightlifting Senior National Championships that took place in Overland Park, Kansas.
Don geeked out and provided some inte
Put yourself in the best position to succeed. On Episode 42 of Coaches Tuck Radio, Don is joined by Tony Azevedo. As a 5x Olympian, Olympic silver medalist, 4x Pete Cutino winner (the equivalent of the Heisman Trophy for water polo), and Pac1
Clear and concise goals and priorities. On Episode 41 of Coaches Tuck Radio, Don is joined by Wil Fleming of Force Weightlifting out of Bloomington, Indiana. Don has always been a fan of what Wil has done from a coaching and business standpoi
A war on words. On Episode 40 of Coaches Tuck Radio, Don goes on a rant about certain words that should be expelled from our narrative as coaches and professionals in the performance and fitness world. Words matter!
Strap in, listen, and enj
Question and answer. On Episode 39 of Coaches Tuck Radio, Don answers a series of questions he received over the past couple of weeks. The questions and topics discussed revolve around squatting, specificity, programming, and finally some imp
Always sprint through first base. On Episode 38 of Coaches Tuck Radio, Don is joined by 3x World Cup rugby player Louis Stanfill. While not involved in the world of weightlifting or strength & conditioning, Louis he brings a wealth of experie
It’s a marathon. On Episode 37 of Coaches Tuck Radio, Don is joined by Tim Caron of Allegiate Gym down in the Los Angeles area. Tim shares with us the purpose, passion, and patience a strength coach must have in order to survive the “grind” o
Legacy and staying power. On Episode 36 of Coaches Tuck Radio, Don is joined by Jim Schmitz of the historic Sports Palace in San Francisco. Jim is a living legend in the sport of weightlifting, having produced numerous international athlete
Trust and loyalty. On Episode 35 of Coaches Tuck Radio, Don is joined by Travis Mash of Mash Elite Performance, one of the most prolific coaches in the sport of weightlifting today.
Travis shares with us some of his background and what motiva
Motivation and potential. On Episode 34 of Coaches Tuck Radio, Don outlines his thoughts on the concepts of motivation and potential. Motivation – is it something you’re born with or something that can be taught? Potential - what does that me
The competition process. On Episode 33 of Coaches Tuck Radio, DELTA Weightlifting is fresh off the heels of the Arnold and the American Open Seriers 1, so Don found it fitting to discuss the ins and outs of managing the competition process.
The long and lonely road. On Episode 32 of Coaches Tuck Radio, Don discusses how DELTA Weightlifting teaches and progresses beginner and intermediate athletes in the snatch and clean & jerk, the inverse relationship between physical and mental
Progress, not perfection. On Episode 31 of Coaches Tuck Radio, Don is joined by Phil Andrews, the CEO of USA Weightlifting. Phil shares with us his background before his involvement in weightlifting and how he rose through the ranks to where
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