Michael Boyle is known internationally for his pioneering work in the field of Strength & Conditioning and is regarded as one of the top experts in the area for Sports Performance Training. He has made his mark on the industry over the past 30 years with an impressive following of professional athletes, from the US Women’s Olympic teams in Soccer and Ice Hockey to the Boston
Bruins, Boston Breakers, New England Revolution, and most recently the Boston Red Sox. His client list over the years reads like a Who’s Who of athletic success in New England and across the country including legendary Boston names such as Nomar Garciaparra, Cam Neely, and Ray Bourque.
In 2012, Michael was selected to become part of the Boston Red Sox coaching staff, acting as a strength and conditioning consultant for the team.
How it all began…
Mike got his start while studying to be an athletic trainer at Springfield College. While at Springfield, an interest for strength & conditioning sprouted, and Mike became a competitive powerlifter. Deciding to combine his two passions, Mike volunteered for three years at Boston University working primarily with the football team. This was the start of Mike’s over 25 year career at BU. Currently, Mike continues to train the BU ice hockey team, winners of the National Championship in 2009.
World renowned coach…
Mike brings a depth and breadth of knowledge that is unmatched in the industry, with 10 years of experience at the professional level and over 25 years at the collegiate level. Mike’s work has been featured in the media on HBO RealSports, ESPN, CNNSI, as well as in Sports Illustrated and USA today. In both 2004 and 2005 Men’s Journal named Boyle one of the top 100 trainers in the United States. Mike places great value on continuing education and encourages his staff to always keep learning. His former assistants, students, former players, and interns are sprinkled across the collegiate and professional ranks with teams like the Miami Dolphins, San Jose Sharks, Atlanta Falcons, Buffalo Bills, Anaheim Ducks, and Boston Celtics.
Michael is an international lecturer, author of two books and multiple DVD’s on Strength & Conditioning, Weight Loss, and Reconditioning. Mike’s impact is now being felt globally through his website www.strengthcoach.com, the number one source of performance enhancement information on the internet, and through the translation of his book, Functional Training for Sports into Japanese, Chinese, and German.
In his role as an educational speaker, Mike has address thousands of coaches and trainers all over the World including:
- Netherlands Olympic Committee – Fall 2006
- German National Ice Hockey Federation – Spring 2007
- Major League Baseball Strength & Conditioning Coaches – 2009
- World Golf Fitness Summit – Spring 2007
- American Hockey Coaches Association – Spring 2009
Mike’s Top Selling Educational DVD Products Include:
- A Joint by Joint Approach to Warm-up and Training
- Strength & Power for Sport
- Fat Loss Secrets
- Interval Training
- Power Development for Golf