Strength and Conditioning Knowledge Center

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VBT and Exercise Selection… Which Exercises are The BEST to Use?

If you are a coach, athlete or even every day gym goer, wouldn’t it be nice to consistently track your progress? Of course it would be. You wouldn’t be here reading this if you weren’t keen to the idea of consistently tracking your training progress. However, the key word here is consistency. What good is …


Parental Perspective: Understanding VBT and How It Benefits for Your Child

Velocity Based Training (VBT) has emerged as a cutting-edge approach in strength & conditioning that promises significant benefits for athletes of all ages and experience levels.  As parents, understanding these modern training techniques is crucial to supporting and nurturing your child’s long-term athletic development.  This article aims to explain what VBT is, how it benefits …


Vitruve Linear Encoder | Velocity Based Training

VITRUVE LINEAR ENCODER All you need to know about Vitruve’s Linear Encoder for Velocity Based Training. What is Vitruve linear encoder? This technology is the Gold Standard, i.e. the most accurate technology available. However, our Vitruve Encoder is scientifically validated by independent researchers (not funded by Vitruve) and published in a Tier 1 journal such …


Beyond VBT

Dive into the advanced applications of Velocity-Based Training (VBT) with our comprehensive guide, “Beyond VBT.” This eBook is designed for coaches, athletes, and fitness professionals who are ready to elevate their training protocols with precise and personalized methodologies.


Strength & Conditioning Program

A meticulously crafted 3-phase VBT program template, designed to guide relatively advanced athletes through a comprehensive “volume accumulation” process. This program exemplifies how you can leverage Velocity-Based Training (VBT) to enhance performance, using our specialized VBT calculator.


VBT Course Dictionary

Dive deeper into the world of Velocity-Based Training (VBT) with our comprehensive VBT Course Dictionary. This essential resource is designed for coaches, athletes, and fitness professionals looking to enhance their understanding and application of VBT principles.



Transform your training methodology with our innovative Percentage-Based Training to Velocity-Based Training (VBT) Calculator. Designed for coaches, athletes, and fitness professionals, this downloadable tool provides an effortless way to transition from traditional percentage-based training programs to a more advanced, data-driven approach using VBT.


The Science Behind VBT

Delve into the scientific principles underpinning VBT and its application in strength and conditioning programs. Gain insights into monitoring and adapting training loads for enhanced athlete performance. Discover practical tips for integrating VBT seamlessly into your coaching routines.


Upper Body Workout for Baseball

Baseball Has Specific Needs Which Must be Taken into Account Baseball has specific needs that must be taken into account. The two objectives we seek with baseball training are to optimize performance and reduce the risk of injury. These goals can only be achieved with an understanding of the unique physical demands of the sport …


Upper Body Training for Basketball

What Should I Take into Account When Preparing an Upper Body Workout for basketball? Basketball is a popular sport that requires technical, tactical, psychological, and physiological skills (Roman et al., 2009). Physical fitness, including velocity, strength, endurance, stamina, agility, and flexibility, as well as jumping, running, balance, and changes of direction, affect basketball performance (Nikolaos …


Callisthenics Workout Program For Beginners

One of the best parts of being a beginner in the world of athletic sports and training is finding out what your body can do. Callisthenics is bodyweight training in which your body’s interactions with gravity create resistance. These workouts are important for athletes from all walks of life and from all levels of experience. …


Velocity Based Training Devices – Full Review 2024

Technological advances of VBT devices In the last 5-10 years there has been an increasing growth in the availability of sports science technology and performance equipment. With this increased access to technology, there have been more devices and companies that have started producing equipment for trainers. Velocity-based training has been around for a long time, …