John Eagleton

John Eagleton

Executive Director, Tennis

Mark Strickland

Mark Strickland

Executive Director, Basketball

Roberto Borgatti

Roberto Borgatti

Executive Director, Golf

Harvey Newton

Harvey Newton

Executive Director, Weightlifting

Roy Wegerle

Roy Wegerle

Executive Director, Soccer

Gylton Da Matta

Gylton Da Matta

Executive Director, Volleyball

Jeff Salzenstein

Jeff Salzenstein

Tennis Coach/Contributor

Jane Forman

Jane Forman

Tennis Coach/Contributor

Bill Patton

Bill Patton

Tennis Coach/Contributor

Lizl Kotz

Lizl Kotz

Tennis Contributor

Joy Macci

Joy Macci

Tennis Coach/Contributor

Taylor Johnson

Taylor Johnson

Esports Performance Trainer

Bridget Raach

Bridget Raach

Weightlifting/Crossfit Coach

Bob Takano

Bob Takano

Weightlifting Coach

Brian Derwin

Brian Derwin

Weightlifting Coach/Contributor

Derrick Crass

Derrick Crass

Weightlifting Coach/Contributor

TJ Greenstone

TJ Greenstone

Weightlifting Coach/Contributor

Leo Totten

Leo Totten

Weightlifting Coach/Contributor

Frans Cronje

Frans Cronje

Guest Contributor

Cedric Carter

Cedric Carter

Guest Coach

Eric De Sousa

Eric De Sousa

Soccer Coach

Brian Galvin

Brian Galvin

Soccer Coach

Neil McKay

Neil McKay

Soccer Coach

Troy ‘Chopper’ Edwards

Troy ‘Chopper’ Edwards

Soccer Coach

Michael Araujo

Michael Araujo

Soccer Coach

Steve McCrath

Steve McCrath

Soccer Coach

Connie R. Charles

Connie R. Charles

Contributor

Mark Kovacs

Mark Kovacs

Senior Contributor

Javair Gillett

Javair Gillett

Senior Contributor

Sylvain Guimond

Sylvain Guimond

Senior Contributor

Forrest Conoly

Forrest Conoly

Senior Contributor

Warren Pretorius

Warren Pretorius

Senior Contributor

Wendi Weimar

Wendi Weimar

Senior Contributor

Daniel Teixeira

Daniel Teixeira

Senior Contributor

Katherine Aiken

Katherine Aiken

Senior Contributor

Kerri Hanebrink Goodrich

Kerri Hanebrink Goodrich

Senior Contributor

Craig O'Shannessy

Craig O'Shannessy

Senior Contributor

Jeff Bauer

Jeff Bauer

Senior Contributor

Paul Lubbers

Paul Lubbers

Senior Contributor

Olivier Bourquin

Olivier Bourquin

Senior Contributor

Vanessa Yingling

Vanessa Yingling

Senior Contributor

John Garhammer

John Garhammer

Senior Contributor

Gene Coleman

Gene Coleman

Senior Contributor

Trent Nessler

Trent Nessler

Senior Contributor

Ben Johnson

Ben Johnson

Senior Contributor

Roberley Leonaldo

Roberley Leonaldo

Senior Contributor

Deborah L. Stroman

Deborah L. Stroman

Senior Contributor

Ed Downs

Ed Downs

Senior Contributor

Jason Gilliam-Alexander

Jason Gilliam-Alexander

Senior Contributor

Cesar Castaneda

Cesar Castaneda

Senior Contributor

Ricardo Gomes Tabach

Ricardo Gomes Tabach

Senior Contributor

Elisabeth Oehler

Elisabeth Oehler

Senior Contributor

CJ Stewart

CJ Stewart

Senior Contributor

Ed Downs

ED DOWNS

SENIOR CONTRIBUTOR

Ed Downs is an American Council on Exercise Certified Personal Trainer and Sports Performance Specialist with more than 25 years of experience training professional athletes and Military Special Operations personnel. He is a 5th Degree Black Belt, Martial Arts Hall of Fame Inductee, recipient of the Challenge Coin of Honor from the 7th Air-Borne Special Forces Unit and owner of Elite Athlete’s Performance Facility in Miami Florida.

Mr. Downs has several years of experience conducting research in the field of human performance with the USAF and has co-authored several technical publications including a book chapter in the 2018 Defense Innovation Handbook.

Mr. Downs has a B.S. Degree in Mathematical Science from the College of New Jersey and extensive experience in Computer Science and body mechanics. In addition, Ed has developed and patented Core Training devices as well as programs that have been incorporated in the training programs of Professional Athletes such as:

Dwyane Wade, Lebron James, Chris Bosh, Penny Hardaway, Alonzo Mourning, Mo Vaughn, Alex Rodriquez, Baron Davis, Lamarr Woodley, Jamal Mashburn, Tim Hardaway Sr., Tim Hardaway Jr., Dwight Howard, Carlos Boozer, Tacko Fall, Terrance Ferguson, and many more.