Coaching Interview #9 – Tom Debenedictis (Part 1)

This is the ninth instalment of a series of interviews with industry leaders in fields such as Strength & Conditioning, Coaching, Physical Therapy, Sports Psychology, Nutrition & Physical Education. This week we get to hear from fellow South Aussie, originally from the UK but now Adelaide based, Level 2 ASCA Strength & Conditioning Coach, Tom Debenedictis. Late [...]

Does the Athlete make the Coach or vice versa? 

Back in November last year, Miguel Cotto fought Canelo Alvarez in Las Vegas for the WBC Middleweight World Championship, which Alvarez won by unanimous decision. At the time, Cotto had rebuilt his career by working with legendary Hall of Fame trainer, Freddie Roach. In the lead-up, both Roach and Cotto had been talking to the [...]