20 Nov Dr. Ian Jeffreys
Dr. Ian Jeffreys
University of South Wales
Ian is an internationally renowned coach, educator and author and is regarded as a world authority in the development of speed & agility for team sports, where his unique Gamespeed system and RAMP warm-up protocols have been adopted by a wide range of coaches and organisations. Ian is Professor of strength and conditioning at the University of South Wales, where he co-ordinates all of the University’s strength and conditioning activities. He also consults extensively with several professional sports organisations.
Ian has authored eight books and over 20 book chapters. He is the Editor of the UKSCA Journal, “Professional Strength and Conditioning” and is on the Editorial Board for the NSCA’s Strength and Conditioning Journal, and the Journal of Australian Strength and Conditioning. Ian is a much sought after Conference Presenter and has given keynote presentations, and hosted high performance workshops at a host of major conferences around the world.
Ian is fellow of the NSCA, and a past Vice President and sat on the Board of Directors of the organisation. He was awarded the NSCA’s High School Professional of the Year in 2006, the first time the award had ever been presented to a coach working outside the United States. Ian was a Founder member of the United Kingdom Strength and Conditioning Association and was a member of the Board of Directors from the organisations inception in 2004 through to 2013. He is an honorary fellow of the UKSCSA.