What Is R2RR

Research 2 reps roundtable 26 MAY, 2020 Many times I found myself in situations or meetings where I needed more information to help others understand experiences of athletes. Having been a Division I collegiate athlete, professional athlete, and Athletic Performance...

Episode 33: Rachel Balkovec

Rachel Balkovec With the majority of her career being spent coaching baseball, Coach Rachel Balkovec welcomes opportunities to earn respect from those around her. Having grown better as a person and a professional because of the discrimination she faced, she’s not...

Episode 1: Return To Play Concerns

Episode 1 Return to Play Concerns With COVID-19 keeping athletes from sport for over two months, we address the concerns of return to play, as well as some issues in keeping athletes motivating while sheltering in place is still recommended. Hosts Dr. Pat Ivey Javair...

Guest Highlight: Rachel Balkovec

Guest Highlight: Rachel Balkovec 19 MAY, 2020 I first met Coach Rachel Balkovec at Sorinex’s Summer Strong, an annual event for strength and conditioning training professionals. After the event, Coach Kax Kazadi at SMU recommended I get her on the Beyond Sets and Reps...

The Return of Our Athletes

Returning Athletes 12 MAY, 2020 There are many conversations going on and many details to consider with getting our students and athletes back to campus or in facilities. None of us have gone through anything like the COVID-19 pandemic before so we are finding there...