Could Rookie Jose Urquidy Become the 4th Starter in the Astros Playoff Run?

Activ8’s own, Jose Urquidy, took the mound last Friday against the Angels and pitched six scoreless innings! With that performance, he left a lasting impression to the Astro coaching staff. [...]

Best Exercises to Help Target Athleticism for Volleyball Players

Not sure how to maintain your competitive edge… Here are the 8 best exercises to help target athleticism for Volleyball Players. Athletes are always looking to gain a competitive edge, for [...]

Student Athlete: The difference is in your grades

College coaches look for three things in a player and student athlete – are they a good person? – are they a good student? – are they a great athlete? I can say with much [...]

How to Best Recover After an Injury

The Importance of Recovery It can be hard for any athlete to get back into training after an injury, especially if it is a major injury such as an ACL. However, it’s important for every athlete [...]

Tennis players shouldn’t be lifting weights, right?

You’ve hit a plateau in your game. Powers not quite where you want it and your speeds stagnant. More practice may help a little but how do you see significant developments in these areas you ask? [...]

How to Prepare for Next Season: NFL Offseason Training

The NFL is arguably one of the most physically demanding professional sports. Athletes spend countless hours practicing, developing strength, improving flexibility, healing, recovering, eating [...]

Cheer training for increased performance

Why should I train for cheerleading? Isn’t that only for football players? If you play a sport, you should be training. The practice involved in your sport is only specific to your sport. Yes, [...]

Prevent ACL Injury: Focus on these 3 Muscle Groups

ACL injuries are common, yet, the are very many ways to prevent an ACL injury from happening. One unfair aspect in sports is how susceptible females are to an ACL injury compared to males. The [...]

Dust off your Clubs: Best Golf Exercises and Stretches

In case no one informed you yet, let me be the first to let you know Summer is here. Time to get the clubs out of the garage, start putting in the living room and emulate some of golf’s [...]

NCAA Lacrosse Championship: Common Goal Started in Late August 2018

2019’s NCAA Men’s Lacrosse playoffs showcase the game’s growth over the past years. We’re accustomed to seeing Maryland, Notre Dame, Duke, Cuse’, Virginia, Hopkins, and recently Loyola [...]