Pete Burridge is currently in charge of The Leicester Tigers’ Academy Strength & Conditioning, after having spent time at Leicester City FC and at Exeter University he is now in his 2nd year working with the academy.
His role is implementing the S&C, load management and overall athletic development for all players in the Academy. He works with all age groups from U15’s all the way up to the 1st team.
Strength & Conditioning for Elite Performance: Considerations for the Developing Athlete
In this seminar, Pete will discuss how he goes about building buy in, affecting behaviour and linking the modern rugby player with the clubs’ history through a holistic athletic development program.
Whilst being aware of the unique stresses put on the aspiring player and how early into a players journey to the 1st team they are, he will discuss how they manage all of these factors, whilst still trying to maximise athletic performance development.