Bishop Watterson’s Strength & Conditioning program has been recognized by the National Strength and Conditioning Association (NSCA) and the President’s Council on Sports, Fitness and Nutrition as a 2018-21 Strength of America Award recipient. The Strength of America Award recognizes our program, led by Coach Brian Mong ’00, as representing the gold standard among strength and conditioning programs. Bishop Watterson’s program was measured in four categories: Supervision, Education, Program and Facilities.
“Your high school strength and conditioning program has achieved the NSCA’s high standards for providing athletes with the best opportunity to improve their athletic performance based upon level of supervision, program implementation and the condition of your facilities,” said NSCA Executive Director Michael Massik. “By receiving the Strength of America Award, your high school is recognized as having an elite high school strength and conditioning program.”
About the National Strength & Conditioning Association
The National Strength and Conditioning Association (NSCA) is an international nonprofit professional association founded in 1978 and is dedicated to advancing the strength and conditioning profession around the world.
The NSCA advances the profession by supporting strength and conditioning professionals devoted to helping others discover and maximize their strengths. The organization disseminates research-based knowledge and its practical application by offering industry-leading certifications, research journals, career development services, and continuing education opportunities. The NSCA community is composed of more than 45,000 members and certified professionals who further industry standards as researchers, educators, strength coaches, personal trainers, and other roles in related fields.
Coach Brian Mong ’00