EP02 - Bart Hanegraaff on The importance of skill analyses
2020 Sep 281h 14s
In this episode we're going to discuss the importance of skill analyses in the work of a Strength & Conditioning specialist, with our guest Bart Hangegraaff. Bart is a former dutch baseball player and a Fontys school of sport studies alumni. Currently he works as a hitting coach and strength and conditioning coach for the dutch national teams of baseball and softball as well as for the the baseball academy in the Netherlands. Bart is also a consultant for the Pittsburg pirates. In this episode we go into detail on how to perform a skill analysis. We discuss how a skill analysis is executed and what background knowledge is necessary to understand human movements in order to analyze complex movements. In addition we discuss how the information that emerges from the analysis can be used for training program design and exercise selection.