January 10, 2014 // Category: Hammer Strength
Hammer Strength is excited to announce, in partnership with the Collegiate Strength and Conditioning Coaches Association (CSCCa), the second annual Hammer Strength All American Athlete of the Year award. Hammer Strength and the CSCCa aim to recognize the most outstanding male and female collegiate athletes who exemplify the best of what it takes to become an elite athlete and excel on and off the field or court.
November 25, 2013 // Category: Fitness Community
I recently read an article on Forbes.com about why companies should hire athletes. It explained our drive for success, our inclination to take the lead, our desire to work hard and our ability to balance multiple projects. What it didn't explain was where a lot of us got those skills from. The factor that really makes me and my peers such strong job candidates goes back to our ability to handle the student-athlete challenge early in life. From my experience, if you can discover the power to balance and stay afloat during your educational years, you can accomplish anything. Below are some of the best student-athlete strategies I learned along the way.
October 25, 2013 // Category: Hammer Strength
The first annual Hammer Strength All American Athlete of the Year Award went to a very deserving individual: Jeanelle Scheper from the University of South Carolina. Our 2013 female award-winner entered college as a 15-year-old, set a school record jumping 6’3” ¼ during the 2013 season and became the Student Athlete of the Year. Additionally, she received accolades from her home country of St. Lucia as the St. Lucia Junior Female Athlete of the Year and the Sports Woman of the Year.