Kevin Neeld — Hockey Training, Sports Performance, & Sports Science
Week 1 Results

Week 1 Results

It’s been a great week.  Despite cutting my typical caloric intake in half (from around 4,000/day to around or slightly below 2,000/day), I’ve been able to maintain a pretty high level of energy.  I enjoyed my two week break, but it feels great to start training seriously again. I’ve been pretty shocked at the results… Read more

The Truth About Low-Carb Dieting

The Truth About Low-Carb Dieting

I’ve taken a lot of “guff” over the last year or so for switching to what most people refer to as a low-carb diet.  I say “most people” because I’ve never called it that; I call it a “smart carb” diet.  What’s the difference? Low carb implies you’re getting less than you need. Truth is,… Read more

Exposing Myself Online…

Exposing Myself Online…

I want to wish you all a late Happy Holidays and Happy New Year! It’s been a couple weeks since I’ve posted anything. Truth is, I was burnt out.  After 12 months of training clients/athletes, coaching hockey, writing articles, doing research, taking graduate classes, consulting, etc., I needed a break. But I’m back now and… Read more

Howard Stern, Injuries, and Sharks

Howard Stern, Injuries, and Sharks

Howard Stern A couple weeks ago an article I wrote entitled “Mystery Meat” (http://www.t-nation.com/article/bodybuilding/mystery_meat&cr=) was published on T-nation.com.  The feedback was unbelievable!  Many people instantly heavily criticized the article, while others were intrigued by the unique idea.  For the record, my stance on the weight gained from that experiment is this: The weight gain is… Read more

Kevin Neeld

Kevin Neeld Knows Hockey

Kevin has rapidly established himself as a leader in the field of physical preparation and sports science for ice hockey. He is currently the Head Performance Coach for the Boston Bruins, where he oversees all aspects of designing and implementing the team’s performance training program, as well as monitoring the players’ performance, workload and recovery. Prior to Boston, Kevin spent 2 years as an Assistant Strength and Conditioning Coach for the San Jose Sharks after serving as the Director of Performance at Endeavor Sports Performance in Pitman, NJ. He also spent 5 years as a Strength and Conditioning Coach with USA Hockey’s Women’s Olympic Hockey Team, and has been an invited speaker at conferences hosted by the NHL, NSCA, and USA Hockey.