PROGRAM PHILOSOPHY

HIGH PERFORMANCE PROGRAM
• Provide academy-like program
• No need to change schools
• Completely offered in-zone
• Total athlete development
• Affordable program
• Flexible registration options
• For current and future Padres

NAIT PARTNERSHIP
• Access to highly certified staff
• Use of Strength & Conditioning Lab within NAIT Athletics
• Life skills presentation topics incorporated during the year
• Post-secondary prep utilizing NAIT recruiters and counselors
(applicable to any post-secondary)

STRENGTH & CONDITIONING – STAFF

AMY MOOLYK
Strength and Conditioning Coordinator at NAIT where she oversees ten varsity strength and conditioning programs and community high performance programs. Amy holds a Bachelor of Science in Kinesiology and a Master of Science in Biomechanics. She is a Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist and a NCCP Weightlifting Competition Introduction certified coach.

RUBEN SAN MARTIN
Physical Therapist and a Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist. Ruben utilizes his research and therapy experiences to better understand how to improve sport performance and human movement. He also coaches Olympic weightlifting and is in the process of obtaining his NCCP Competition Introduction certification.

LIANE JEAN
Assistant Strength and Conditioning coach at NAIT. She holds a Bachelor of Physical Education in Sports Performance and a Master of Science in Biomechanics. Liane is also a Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist.\

NAIT PERSONAL FITNESS TRAINER PROGRAM
Practicum students from this program will be incorporated throughout the year for additional strength and conditioning coaching and experience to assist in athlete development.

LIFE SKILLS
The sport of baseball provides naturally for many life lessons, both on and off the field. This High Performance Program will enhance that by way of incorporating various Life Skills topics throughout the program. This will provide our student athletes with a more well-rounded and enlightening experience through presentations, small projects and mentoring from subject matter experts. Topics may include but are not limited to the following:
• Financial Literacy
• Resume Writing
• Public Speaking
• Community Engagement
• Athletic Health & Nutrition
• Baseball Theory
• Baseball Video Analysis

POST-SECONDARY PREP
In coordination with NAIT Student Recruitment, High Performance Program coaches will facilitate opportunities for our student-athletes to participate in experiences for post-secondary preparation as well as to receive guidance related to post-secondary interests (academics and athletics). All student-athletes will be expected to complete the following:
• NAIT Program Previews: introductory and experiential opportunities featuring each School
• Goal-Setting: based on academic, athletic and personal interests
• Ook for a Day: shadow a current NAIT student for a glimpse of post-secondary life
• General Advising: information related to admissions requirements for post-secondary schools
• Optional College Placement Assistance: connections to baseball programs and assistance in navigating Canadian and US college baseball options and entrance requirements

Form – Player Profile

Form – Emergency Release