Kelly Starrett: Bulletproof Your Mobility & Performance
By: Dave Asprey
May 6, 2013
Coach Kelly Starrett received his Doctor of Physical Therapy in 2007 from Samuel Merritt College in Oakland, California. He currently runs his own physical therapy practice at San Francisco CrossFit—one of the first 50 CrossFit affiliates—and focuses on performance-based Orthopedic Sports Medicine with an emphasis on returning athletes to elite level sport and performance. His clients see exceptional results from his progressive blend of manual physical therapy and strength training. Since 2009, Kelly has been traveling the country teaching his “Movement, Mobility & Maintenance Course” in an effort to spread his message that good mobility and proper movement are the keys to good performance and that all humans should be able to perform this basic maintenance on themselves.
Kelly’s clients have included Olympic gold-medalists, Tour de France cyclists, world-class extreme skiers and X-Games medalists, dancers with Smuin, San Francisco, and Sacramento Ballet Companies, military personnel, and competitive age-division athletes.
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What We Cover
- 1:10 – Why is what your doing so big?
- 11:35 – Systems thinking and bulletproofing human brain & body
- 15:33 – The difference between functional movement and optimal movement
- 16:13 – How do you fix dysfunctional movement patterns that came in way before people had a chance to think about how they squatted or did anything else?
- 18:49 – Why movement dysfunction is not your fault and how you can change
- 23:00 – How far can you move someone whose had chronic pain from arthritis, surgery, or dysfunctional movement patterns for over a decade?
- 25:00 – How to use the gym as your laboratory
- 26:20 – In addition to collagen, what are the building blocks for fascia and performance in general?
- 29:27 – The importance of sleep
- 30:12 – Setting the conditions for optimization of your system
- 39:46 – What about stretching? What is it and does it work or cause injury?
- 43:39 – Top 4 Recommendations
Links From The Show
Food & Supplements
Becoming a Supple Leopard by Kelly Starrett
The Talent Code by Daniel Coyle
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