Elements of Training, Science in Sports, Tommy's Barbell Club @ Beast

A Detailed Look into Power : the Difference between Strength-Speed and Speed-Strength

Browsing through our blog content or reading different articles on Velocity Based Training you may have encountered the terms strength-speed and speed-strength. Though they sound the same there is a difference between Strength-Speed and Speed-Strength. The first term, Strength-Speed refers to moving relatively heavy loads as fast as you can, The typical speed targets to develop this trait with Beast […]

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Defining a Training Target : Max Strength or Rate of Force Development ?

In a recent article, I wrote about the link between Strength and time of movement,introducing Rate of Force Development and defining Explosive Strength as the ability to exert maximal forces in minimal time. The key concept is that for many movements, the time it takes to develop full range of motion may not be enough to also express […]