The Update! Part 3

As you can tell, I’ve been slacking here.  Things have been really busy, and unfortunately, this fell to the bottom of the list. I’ve been swamped with new things going on- weightlifting, weights for ETSU Women’s tennis, my thesis, and a couple of side projects I may speak on at a later date.   My first competition was in February, where I totaled a meager 227 kilograms (92 snatch, 135 C&J).  Terrible for a super … Read more

The Update! Part 2

It has been a breath of fresh air here at ETSU in the Sport Science program.  I finished up my bachelor’s degree last year in a program that was mostly geared toward health and wellness.  Unfortunately, this is far from my interests, and I found myself in a place that was not an ideal fit for me.  This is not to say that my previous program isn’t up to par.  That is far from the … Read more

The Update!

Well, this has been a long time coming. I have been extremely busy over the last few months, with the big move and all. For those who don’t know, I moved across the country from California to Johnson City, Tennessee to get my master’s degree. “Why in the world would he move to Tennessee?” you might ask. I chose to move here to join a program that is centered around Sports Science. When I was … Read more

First Post

Here is the first post of my new blog.  This will be a place for me to talk about the transition to graduate school and my experiences there, about strength and conditioning, sports science, powerlifting and just about anything related.  I also want to keep my writing ability up.  I am going to need to be able to write like a madman once I start in the fall, so I want to get those words … Read more