From youth to college to pro, the preseason is an essential window for building and developing your team. We'll discuss the constants of preseason training and the principles of developing your plan, and what you need to consider at the start of every season as no 2 seasons and 2 teams are identical.
John is a leading expert in soccer-specific sports science, player development, injury prevention and return to play from injury. As the founder and CEO of Fit For 90 he has delivered over 100 seasons of periodization to pro, college and youth teams, and along with his co-founders is the inventor of Fit For 90 monitoring solutions.
Beyond Fit For 90, John is the lead sports science educator for USSF where he has driven the integration of sports science since 2013. John is the former Director of Sports Science for the Portland Timbers, and Assistant Coach for Sporting KC and has experience working at every level of the game, as both a coach and sports scientist. In addition to these prominent roles, John is a regular speaker and educator in managing return to play from injury at athletic training conferences, adjunct faculty researcher, and graduate school lecturer.