The concept of periodization is important for strength and conditioning professionals. This roundtable covers several aspects of periodization strategies.
William J. Kraemer, PhD, is currently a full professor in the Human Performance Laboratory in Department of Kinesiology with a joint appointment as a full professor in the Department of Physiology and Neurobiology at the University of Connecticut, Storrs, CT.
Harold O'Bryant, PhD, is currently the Exercise Science Program Director and also directs the Biomechanics Laboratory at Appalachian State University, Boone, NC.
Glenn Pendlay, MS, is the head coach for the Wichita Falls Weightlifting Team based in Wichita Falls, TX. Glenn has been involved in several research projects looking at the use of hormones to model training programs.
Steven Plisk, MS, CSCS, *D, is the Sports Performance Director at Velocity Sports Performance in Norwalk, CT.
Michael H. Stone, PhD, is currently the Head of Sports Physiology for the USOC. He joined the USOC Sports Science staff in Colorado Springs in January 2002. Previously he was Chair of Sport at Edinburgh University, Edinburgh, Scotland.
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