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VertiMax Announces Expansion

VertiMax, World Leader in Sports Performance, Functional and Rehabilitative Training Systems, Set to Expand Global Tampa Florida, May 8, 2017 – VertiMax, a world leader in sports performance, functional and rehabilitative training systems, announced that it concluded a capital raise and has entered into a strategic relationship with Vedere Ventures. The investment, led by Vedere […]

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Dynamic Warm Up with Raptor

It is well known in the sports world that dynamic warm-ups are the preferred method for athletes to get ready for training. Dynamic stretching is preferred because it activates muscles and improves range of motion. Now, by attaching a VertiMax platform or Raptor, individuals can stimulate and isolate deep intrinsic muscles as well as train […]

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Upton Up to Big Things This Season

Melvin Upton is off to a great start this season for the Padres. In his first game as the leadoff hitter, Upton hit his longest home run on record (462 feet) against the Orioles. An inning later, he turned heads with an impressive catch in center field to prevent an Orioles home run. We can’t wait […]

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Latavius Murray’s intense preparation

Raider’s RB Latavius Murray’s intense preparation in E. Syracuse for NFL training camp Latavius Murray wanted to maximize the month The former Onondaga High School and University of Central Florida star, now a running back for the Oakland Raiders, is free from injuries that have postponed his pro career. In town this month before NFL […]

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14 Unique VertiMax Training Exercises that Build Speed

Courtesy of STACK.com Vertimax training exercises have become a staple in performance centers across the country and have proven time and time again to be useful tools in developing lower-body power and improving an athlete’s vertical. Depending on the model, the flat platform consists of a series of bungees that connect to a belt or […]

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Carlin Isles – world rugby’s fastest man

Rugby sprint tips from one of the fastest men on the World Rugby Sevens circuit, USA star, Carlin Isles. This week he takes speed to the next level with the VertiMax Raptor Carlin lsles who is known as the “Fastest Man in Rugby” shows off the Raptor portion of his extensive workout regimen as he […]

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MMA Skills and Drills

The VertiMax V8 has been a fixture among some of the best MMA fighters, but the Raptor is quickly being integrated throughout the sport. Combat Ready Training: Oli Thompson Fredy Serrano Jessica Eye Thiago "Pitbull " Alves Interval Training Power Circuit Workout High Kicks and Jabs

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Soccer Drills for Speed and Explosive Power

Soccer requires an excellent combination of strength, speed, power and endurance to excel on the field of play. Implementing VertiMax in your soccer strength training program will dramatically increase explosive leg power and speed endurance to radically elevate any player’s game. Vertimax is the best system to quickly develop a dominant soccer player by radically […]

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Volleyball Drills

VertiMax provides the most advanced jump training and speed training system in the world. With the ability to load the legs and arm swing while jumping and the waist and feet while performing defensive drills, we’ll tap into vertical performance and speed your players never knew they had. The biggest increases you’ll see in competition […]

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Houston Texans use VertiMax Raptor to Develop Better Football Players

The VertiMax Raptor is quickly being adopted by elite athletes everywhere. Already on board are NFL teams, Division 1 universities, EXOS, Michael Johnson Performance, Proactive Sports Performance and Olympic athletes just to name a few. Houston Texans S&C Coach Talks Raptors The Ultimate Football Training Equipment Houston Texans, the team featured on Hard Knocks, use […]

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NFL Football Training with the New VertiMax Raptor

The VertiMax Raptor is quickly being adopted by elite athletes everywhere. Already on board are NFL teams, Division 1 universities, EXOS, Michael Johnson Performance, Proactive Sports Performance and Olympic athletes just to name a few. The videos below will demonstrate the latest training utilizing the portable Raptor and Raptor EX (extended range 45 yards) resistance […]

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Offseason Basketball Training Featuring Alan Stein

Pro basketball trainer and owner of Stronger Team, Alan Stein, has worked with some of the game’s biggest superstars. As the season comes to an end and teams start to form for next year, offseason training routines are in full swing. We caught up with Alan for a quick conversation centered around explosive training. Here’s […]

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Loren Landow: Effective Vertimax Training

Blog courtesy of pro trainer Loren Landow. In this post, we’ll get into the use of a specific piece of equipment that I implement often with my athletes, the VertiMax. The VertiMax is a slick platform featuring a maze of tension wound elastomers used for the sole purpose of increasing total body speed and power. […]

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unit service

Maintenance & Repair Videos VertiMax products are built and designed to last through extensive use. If properly maintained, VertiMax products will last 10+ years. All VertiMax platform and Raptor products are designed to easily be serviced by owners since over 95% of all repairs simply involve replacing used resistance bands. Critical failures that require units […]

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Chris Archer gives the Raptor a Run Through

TB Ray’s pitcher Chris Archer Archer is a likely candidate to be Tampa Bay’s Opening Day starter. On Wednesday, he allowed one hit and three walks while striking out three over four scoreless frames to lead his club to a 9-3 victory.

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Byron Jones Broad Jump

12 ft 3 in = New World Record in the Broad Jump CB Byron Jones broad jump record at 2015 NFL scouting Combine Byron Jones wasn’t supposed to do anything at the NFL Scouting Combine other than interview with teams. No physical activity at all. That was the original plan. Jones was still recovering from […]

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Basketball Dribbling Drills

Dribbling drills go much further than behind the back and between the legs. It’s not all Harlem Globetrotters—in fact, many resistance drills that improve dribbling speed and performance can be performed without a ball at all. The key to a solid dribble game lies in many factors, starting with sound footwork and balance and skill. […]

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Inside Training Tips for NFL Combine Drills

The season is over. The stadiums have all gone quiet. Awards have been announced. Champions have been crowned. For college football athletes hoping to turn their hobby into their career, the NFL Combine represents the final stage on which they may showcase their talent. The NFL Combine is the ultimate measure of a football player’s […]

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Point Guard Workout Guide

Becoming a great point guard is a mixture of physical conditioning, ball skills and mental toughness. You need to be able to take knocks, elevate yourself above players that are taller than you, make quick first steps on the ball, and take care of the ball in tight spaces. In VertiMax’s point guard workout guide, […]

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The Raptor revolutionizes the basic conditioning and agility drills

“The Raptor revolutionizes the basic conditioning and agility drills our players perform.” Donovan Santas Toronto MLB Strength Coach The VertiMax Raptor is revolutionary training with portable indoor/outdoor resistance. Take to the baseball field or your indoor facility. Sets up in seconds and offers hundreds of athletic drill configurations. View more >

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Pro Trainers

Deliver Speed & Vertical Gains That Drive Clients To Your Business VertiMax is the one piece of equipment that will make a difference your athletes will feel and their coaches (or agents) will see. Having it in your arsenal will give you a whole new training dimension, expand your client base, and increase revenue. Lower […]

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Leading Vertical Jump Training System

Maximum Vertical Jump Performance With The VertiMax Training System VertiMax is the most effective Vertical Jump Training System because it is able to maximize both explosive leg power and arm swing velocity to maximize the vertical lift component leading to superior vertical jump performance gains. Watch our two primary vertical jump training videos below (Quarter […]

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Superior Speed Performance

How To Run Faster: Advanced Speed Training with VertiMax What makes VertiMax the most effective speed training system in the world? VertiMax is used by the fastest men and women Olympic Gold medal sprinters and speed positions in virtually every sport because it can deliver performance gains no other speed training device can. First and […]

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Individual Athlete

If you’re looking for a home training system to take your athletic power, speed and vertical performance to the next level – VertiMax is the innovation in sports training that will take you there. Having VertiMax in your training arsenal at home basically puts the world’s leading coach for developing athletic power, speed and vertical […]

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Explosive Power & Speed Drills w/ NFL Linebacker Bobby Carpenter

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Alan Stein

The VertiMax & Basketball Trainer Alan Stein: A Winning Combination Basketball Speed & Power Training w VertiMax Raptor "No training system will do more to increase the vertical jump and first step quickness than VertiMax” Watch the video above to learn why so many of the top basketball coaches and trainers have integrated VertiMax into […]

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Training Course

VertiMax Pre-Certification Video Course The following 8 videos are a sequential compilation of a complete VertiMax Instruction Seminar delivered to Strength & Conditioning coaches at the National Fitness Center in Knoxville, TN. To gain a fundamental understanding of why VertiMax technology delivers superior explosive power development and how to utilize it effectively with athletes, watch […]

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Elastic Bands

VertiMax: Revolutionizing Elastic Exercise Bands & Resistance Band Equipment VertiMax, the world’s leading football training system, is being used by the NFL Pros like: Drew Brees, Chris Johnson, Ladainian Tomlinson, Vernon Davis, Ike Taylor and other Pro Bowlers to develop explosive power and speed. Develop Vertical Jump Performance And Speed That Separates You From The […]

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Team Training

Team Training on VertiMax This video shows how 3 athletes can all complete the primary explosive leg power drill (Quarter Quick Jump) in 4 minutes and 20 seconds training together on a single VertiMax unit. Each of the three athletes performs 5 sets of 10 jumps each for a total of 50 reps each. Quarter […]

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Physical Therapy

Sports Rehab and Injury Prevention VertiMax Pro Trainer & Physical Therapy demo from VertiMax Videos on YouTube. VertiMax is not just for athletes. The VertiMax training system has hundreds of exercise applications for general health and fitness in the gym or at home for people of all ages. If you are a gym owner or […]

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Game Changing Abilities That Make a Difference On the Court

Why Vertimax Develops Game Changing Abilities That Make A Difference On The Court If you want more speed on the court and first step quickness to get to those hard driven balls down the line, integrating VertiMax into your tennis training program will develop muscle power essential for speed and powerful hitting in ways tennis […]

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Tips for a Successful Vertical Jump Training Program

Here are some important facts to remember if you want to have a more successful vertical jump training program. 1. First and foremost, every coach and athlete should have a solid understanding of the difference between power and strength if they want to have an effective speed training program! Don’t ignore arm swing velocity! Arm […]

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Coach Video Series

Welcome To VertiMax – Taking Athletic Performance To The Next Level 60-Second Coach Intro from VertiMax Training on Vimeo. If you’re new to VertiMax just watch the 60-Second Introduction and Videos 1 and 2 below. The videos will quickly show you why VertiMax develops the quickest most explosive athletes possible while demonstrating how the V8 […]

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Want to Run Faster?

1. First and foremost, every coach and athlete should have a solid understanding of the difference between power and strength if they want to have an effective speed training program! Strength, in the simplest sense is a measurement of absolute force output or how much force an athlete can generate and we often don’t care […]

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Boosting Your Tennis Game With VertiMax

Lateral quickness and agility, as well as straight-ahead speed, are crucial to an A-grade tennis game – but that’s only part of the picture. The ability to improve racket velocity and overall hitting power are integral to the game as well. So how do you train them all? VertiMax! Because of the VertiMax’s ability to […]

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The Art Of ‘VertiMax-Ing’ Out

Plateaus. In sports, and in life, we all run into them. No matter how hard you train or how hard you work, eventually you’ll reach a wall – unless you develop a plan for breaking through. With VertiMax, you can make a number of changes to improve your performance at any given time. Altering the […]

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Elite Athletes Need Elite Equipment

How VertiMax will Change Your Game. In preparation for events, games and competitions, the best indicator of performance improvements for an athlete are in the numbers. Speed times. Vertical jumps. Power transfer measurements. And thankfully, numbers are just one of many indicators of the superiority of VertiMax. Case in point. Matthew Rhea, an assistant professor […]

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Good Enough For Duke. Good Enough For You?

The Duke University Blue Devils are an icon in American collegiate sports. With 12 combined NCAA national championships among its teams, 119 ACC championships, and a graduation rate of 97 percent, it’s easy to see why their teams are seen as among the best in the nation – on the fields of play, and in […]

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Golfing & The VertiMax Advantage

The terms ‘explosive’ and ‘powerful’ are often associated with sports known for agility and athletic movements – football and basketball come to mind. But golf? You bet. As WorldGolf.com showcased in its recent blog, VertiMax is quickly gaining traction as a swing power generation tool. PGA tour pros and amateurs alike have recognized VertiMax’s capabilities […]

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So You Want To Know How To Jump High

For years and years, athletes have wanted to know how to jump higher. For basketball, it was dunking or blocking shots. For volleyball, it was spiking or playing defense. Soccer? Head balls. You name it – if there’s a sport, there’s a reason for wanting to jump higher. In fact, PF Flyers, a sneaker brand, […]

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Lacrosse Training

Develop Superior On-Field Speed Delivering Leading Edge Speed & Vertical Gains To Dominate Competition! Lacrosse requires an excellent combination of strength, speed, power and endurance to excel on the field. Implementing VertiMax in your lacrosse strength training program will dramatically increase explosive leg power and speed endurance to radically elevate any player’s game. Vertimax is […]

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Soccer Training

VertiMax Soccer drills Develops Superior Speed & Kicking Power From The International Superstar Pro To The Youth Athletes, VertiMax Develops Game Breaking Abilites In Improving Speed, Acceleration, And The Vertical Jump “The VertiMax trainer has been instrumental in helping us take our athletic strength and explosive power development to the next level. VertiMax has also […]

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Speed Training

How To Run Faster: Advanced Speed Training with the VertiMax VertiMax will radically improve 40 yard dash times and sport specific speed in any direction to give you the speed advantage on any field of play that will separate you from the competition. V8 Speed Training Demo from VertiMax Training on Vimeo. Watch the Linear […]

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Track Training

Track Field Training, Explosive Power & Speed Training With VertiMax Track Training with VertiMax Delivering Leading Edge Speed & Vertical Gains To Dominate Competition! Track & Field athletes require an excellent combination of strength, speed, power to excel in competition. Implementing VertiMax in your track & field strength training program will dramatically increase explosive leg […]

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Vertical Jump Training

Maximum Vertical Jump Performance With The VertiMax Training System Vertical Jump Training Intro with VertiMax from VertiMax Training on Vimeo. VertiMax is the most effective Vertical Jump Training System because it is able to maximize both explosive leg power and arm swing velocity to maximize the vertical lift component leading to superior vertical jump performance […]

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Volleyball Training

Volleyball Drills – Exercises To Improve Jumping And Defensive Speed For Sports Fitness At All Ages – There’s No Better Choice Than VertiMax If you’re looking for volleyball drills to radically increase any volleyball player’s explosive leg power to improve leaping ability and defensive speed and flat out generate dominate hitters and blockers, the VertiMax […]

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