Friday, December 31, 2010
Thursday, December 30, 2010
Wednesday, December 29, 2010
Tuesday, December 28, 2010
Thursday, December 23, 2010
Wednesday, December 22, 2010
Tuesday, December 21, 2010
Via a live video stream with the Gatorade Performance Center, Mike will be available to answer questions on strength and conditioning, speed, agility, preparation and nutrition. Be sure to get your questions in early as he was unable to answer all the questions due to the time allotment last chat.
Mike oversees day-to-day operations at D1's Columbus facility and is responsible for implementing its training programs. He also works directly with NFL players A.J. Hawk, Mike Vrabel and Bobby Carpenter, as well as NHL star Jody Shelley. Mike attended Ohio State University, where he was captain of the baseball team. He played in the MLB with the Minnesota Twins and later founded Peak Athletic Development.
To join the chat, CLICK HERE to log on to The Gatorade Performance Center and submit your questions directly to Mike.
Monday, December 20, 2010
Friday, December 17, 2010
Thursday, December 16, 2010
Wednesday, December 15, 2010
Tuesday, December 14, 2010
Monday, December 13, 2010
Friday, December 10, 2010
Thursday, December 9, 2010
Wednesday, December 8, 2010
Tuesday, December 7, 2010
Monday, December 6, 2010
Friday, December 3, 2010
Via a live video stream with the Gatorade Performance Center, Kurt will be available to answer questions on strength and conditioning, speed, agility, preparation and nutrition. Be sure to get your questions in early as he was unable to answer all the questions due to the time allotment last chat. CLICK HERE for more info.
Philip and Tiffany Rivers' foundation will be featured for 30 minutes on Fox 5 San Diego at 4:30pm on Sunday December 12th, following the Chiefs-Chargers game. Congrats to them on the fabulous work they are doing.
Thursday, December 2, 2010
Wednesday, December 1, 2010
Tuesday, November 30, 2010
Monday, November 29, 2010
-Browns RB Peyton Hillis' (D1 Combine) 131 rushing yards pushed him to 905 on the season. Hillis also led the Browns with 63 receiving yards on six catches, keeping him in first on the team with 46 receptions for 414 yards.
-Ravens WR Derrick Mason (D1 Nashville) notched eight catches and a big touchdown.
-Rams TE Michael Hoomanawanui (D1 Combine) scored an impressive 36-yard catch-and-run for his third touchdown of the year.
-Bears WR Earl Bennett (D1 Birmingham) caught four passes for 56 yards with two touchdowns in Sunday's win over the Eagles
-Saints WR Lance Moore (D1 Columbus) hauled in five passes for 39 yards and a touchdown in the Saints' Week 12 win over the Cowboys
-Chargers QB Philip Rivers (D1 Huntsville) completed 19-of-23 passes for 185 yards in a huge Week 12 win over the Colts. Chargers LT Marcus McNeill (D1 Combine) helped contain the Colts pass rush in the big victory.
Friday, November 26, 2010
Tuesday, November 23, 2010
Monday, November 22, 2010
Friday, November 19, 2010
Thursday, November 18, 2010
D1 Knoxville athlete Blake Jenkins and his Powell teammates were crowned Senior Midget League Champions this weekend as they beat CBFO 6-0! Blake’s team finished the season 10-1 and he dominated his opponents on the field despite being one of only two 7th graders that are starters! Congratulations Blake on a great season!
Wednesday, November 17, 2010
Former Alabama corner back and current NFL free agent Ramzee Robinson has begun training at D1 Huntsville. Robinson, who had a successful career at the University of Alabama, has spent four years in the NFL with the Lions, Eagles, Browns, and Redskins and is continuing to work hard as a free agent while training at D1. Keep up the great work Ramzee!
Tuesday, November 16, 2010
Monday, November 15, 2010
Friday, November 12, 2010
Thursday, November 11, 2010
Wednesday, November 10, 2010
Just a reminder that STACK is hosting a live video chat on the Gatorade Performance Center with D1's Director of Training Kurt Hester today at 6 p.m. CDT. Kurt, who has trained such athletes as Tim Tebow, Jordan Shipley, Michael Oher and Kyle Vanden Bosch, will be answering your questions on strength and conditioning, speed, agility, preparation and nutrition. CLICK HERE for more information and make sure you check out the live video chat!
Tuesday, November 9, 2010
Monday, November 8, 2010
Friday, November 5, 2010
Via a live video stream with the Gatorade Performance Center, Kurt will be available to answer questions on strength and conditioning, speed, agility, preparation and nutrition. Mark your calendars to ensure that you take advantage of this opportunity to bring your training and performance to the next level. CLICK HERE for more info.
Thursday, November 4, 2010
Wednesday, November 3, 2010
Renowned QB coach Steve Genetski has partnered with D1 Sports and will be conducting year round training sessions for quarterbacks and receivers at D1 Birmingham each Sunday from 1-3 pm. Genetski has been mentoring top athletes in the Birmingham area for over twenty years. Genetski mentored D1 Birmingham co-owner Brodie Croyle during his maturation as an athlete.
Genetski has personally mentored over forty quarterbacks and receivers who have earned college scholarships. Twenty-three of his quarterbacks have been chosen for All-State honors and eighteen of his quarterbacks have received D1 scholarships. Six of Steve’s quarterbacks were All-Americans ranked among the nation’s top twenty. CLICK HERE to view Steve's website.
Tuesday, November 2, 2010
Last Week the Chattanooga Times Free Press featured an article on D1 Coach Chris Camacho who is looking to break into the professional MMA scene after going 4-0 as an amateur. Camacho was an All American Safety at the University of Tennessee Chattanooga, and actually began his MMA training while working as a coach at D1 Chattanooga. CLICK HERE to view the article.
Monday, November 1, 2010
Friday, October 29, 2010
Check out the STACK Blog as it features the newest D1 facility. "The Savannah facility, co-owned by former Heisman Trophy winner and NFL running back Herschel Walker, is partnering with the Southeastern Orthopedic Center, enabling D1 also to care for injured athletes and return them to the playing field healthier and stronger. All of the D1 facilities feature indoor field turf and the most cutting-edge training equipment. What makes the Savannah branch unique to the D1 family—beyond its rehabilitation capabilities—is the addition of an outdoor turf area." CLICK HERE for more.
Thursday, October 28, 2010
Wednesday, October 27, 2010
Thanks to 104.5 The Zone for coming out and having a fun day at D1 in Nashville.
Several members of D1 Little Rock found ways to get involved in the recent Susan G. Komen Race for the cure besides just racing. Recruiter Stacey Suitor-McGill began training with a group of women who were participating and Facility Coordinator Anthony attended AT&T to discuss the Susan G. Komen Race for the Cure/3 Miles of Men Event, also encouraging them to come check out D1! Congratulations and thank you to all those who participated and supported this amazing event!
Tuesday, October 26, 2010
D1 Coach and MMA fighter Chris Camacho recently updated his website with videos featuring D1 Nashville Athletes and a training session with Coach Kurt Hester. To check out these videos and find out more information about Team Camacho click here.
Monday, October 25, 2010
Thursday, October 21, 2010
Kurt Hester, the National Director of Training for D1, has posted several new articles on D1SportsTraining.com. These articles touch on subjects such as how to get the most out of your boot camp training, the proper proteins for your body before, during, and after workouts, and even running barefoot! Click here to check them out!
Wednesday, October 20, 2010
D1 Sports Training will be hosting a College Recruiting Night presented by CollegeRecruitingWebsite.com at our Huntsville, Chattanooga and Birmingham locations. All athletes in all sports and their parents are invited to this FREE event, but this is especially important for athletes in 9th-12th grade who wish to play at the next level. Below are the dates.
D1 Huntsville – Monday, November 8, 2010 from 7-8pm
D1 Chattanooga – Tuesday, November 9, 2010 from 7-8pm
D1 Birmingham – Thursday, November 11, 2010 from 7-8pm
The event will cover NCAA rules, how to promote and network yourself to college coaches, what to say and what not to say in an email to a college coach, how to stay organized using contact sheets, what you can do to stand out on the field and in the classroom and ultimately how to leverage yourself come signing day.
An RSVP for the College Recruiting Night is not mandatory but if you are a Facebook user please RSVP your attendance on the College Recruiting Night event page so we can get an idea of a head count. RSVP for D1 Huntsville by clicking here, D1 Chattanooga by clicking here and D1 Birmingham by clicking here.
We hope to see all our of our D1 Athletes take advantage of this great opportunity!
D1 Nashville will be hosting the 10th Annual Habitat for Humanity Habitrot 5k Run/Walk and Kids Fun Run on Thursday, November 25th. Funds raised during the Habitrot event will go towards affordable housing opportunities in Williamson County. To register for this event click here. D1 wishes the best of luck to all who participate!
Tuesday, October 19, 2010
Donna L, a radio DJ for Power 94 WJTT, has been training and teaching the power hour class at D1 Chattanooga for the past year. To date she has lost 87lbs and has had a huge influence on over 100 women that have experienced her class. Everyone at D1 is proud of Donna and what she has accomplished. Keep up the great work!
Monday, October 18, 2010
Friday, October 15, 2010
Thursday, October 14, 2010
Wednesday, October 13, 2010
Chris Camacho, who has coached at both D1 Chattanooga and Nashville, recently launched a website promoting his mixed martial arts career. Ranked #3 in his weight class for amateur fighters in Tennessee, Camacho continues to train hard for upcoming fights. To visit his website click here !
Tuesday, October 12, 2010
D1 would like to thank Bethanie Thomas and Rachel Williams for their efforts in starting a recycling program at D1 in Huntsville. The girls, who train with Coach Crystal, had been taking their water bottles home after workouts when Bethanie suggested creating a recycling movement within the facility. Thank you Bethanie and Rachel for helping jump start this great program!
Monday, October 11, 2010
Thursday, October 7, 2010
Dr. David Peterson, a physical therapist at Dynamic Performance, recently asked D1 Huntsville coach Dallas Terrel to help run a camp at Oakwood University. The turn out was great, with the age group ranging from 7 years old to adults! Dr. Peterson hopes to plan another "First to the Ball Training Seminar" for next year.
Wednesday, October 6, 2010
D1 Averitt employees participating in the Tri-Life Challenge are continuing to lose weight. As of Friday, September 24th, Averitt members have lost 181 lbs and 105 inches! Keep up the great work!
Tuesday, October 5, 2010
D1 Huntsville has announced it will partner with CollegeRecruitingWebsite.com in order to bring a new service to their athletes. CRW teaches athletes how to get recruited, build their own personal websites, and gives them the confidence they need to play their sport at the collegiate level. For more information on CRW click here!
Thursday, September 30, 2010
D1 Knoxville’s Amy Coleman played a huge role this past Sunday as she not only provided a warm-up for hundreds of participants, but she also was the pacesetter for the 2010 Greater Knoxville Start! Heart Walk. This walk is the American Heart Association's premiere event that brings communities together to raise funds and celebrate progress in the fight against heart diseases and stroke. Congratulations to all those who participated in the events and thank you to Amy for giving back to your community and representing D1 Knoxville for a great cause!
Wednesday, September 29, 2010
D1 Knoxville will host their final D1 Experience Event for the season this Saturday, October 2nd. This final event is open to both female and male SOCCER athletes, ages 7-18, who would like to see what it is like to train like a Division 1 athlete. If you would like to learn from the top strength and speed coaches on how to become faster, stronger, more agile and more explosive then head over to D1Knoxville.com to pre-register and learn more!