Pacey Performance Podcast #214 - Ryan Horn (Director of Athletic Performance for Men’s Basketball at Wake Forest University)

November 15, 2018

In this episode of the Pacey Performance Podcast, I am speaking to Director of Athletic Performance for Men's Basketball at Wake Forest University, Ryan Horn. This episode with Ryan has been a long time coming. I have listened to him on a number of other podcasts and was dying to have a good chat with him. I took the conversation in a slightly different route than maybe Ryan is used to but I still think that there is so much value in this episode from a management and overall industry perspective. Given the topics in this episode, you may also be interested in my recent episodes with Nick Grantham & Keir Wenham-Flatt. Enjoy this episode with Ryan Horn.

  • Who is Ryan Horn (education, background, current role)
  • Coach health
    • How are you assessed as Director of Athletic Performance?
    • How do you assess your coaches
  • Where to spend your time with basketball players
    • Assessing needs

      • Technology
    • Strength and power training
      • Inertial training

        • Why?
      • Movement competency
      • Readiness to train
  • Technology
    • Nice to have vs need to have

This episode of the Pacey Performance Podcast is sponsored by Hawkin Dynamics, the team behind the worlds only wireless force plate system. Hawkin Dynamics can be found at hawkindynamics.com and you can follow them on Twitter @hawkindynamics

This episode is also sponsored by Fatigue Science. Fatigue Science combine wearable technology with biomathematical science developed by the US Army to offer fantastic insights into sleep and cognitive fatigue. Fatigue Science can be found at fatiguescience.com.

This episode is also sponsored by IMeasureU. IMeasureU are a world leading inertial platform to precisely quantify body movement and workload metrics in the field. IMeasureU can be found at imeasureu.com and you can follow them on Twitter @imeasureu.

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Enjoy

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