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Events, News, & Updates:

***NEW*** Applications Now Being Accepted for Graduate Assistant Position

The University of Oregon Strength and Conditioning Department is now accepting application materials for a Graduate Assistant Strength and Conditioning Coach.  This position will work with various Olympic sports to be determined upon hire based on department needs.  This position will have no responsibilities with the football program.   This position is compensated with full tuition and a monthly stipend (10 months, September through June).  Opportunities for additional compensation may be available by assisting with camps and clinics.  Responsibilities of this position include, but are not limited to the design and implementation of sport specific strength and conditioning programs for assigned teams, assisting in all facets of training (set-up, supervision, and instructing), facilities upkeep, and equipment repair and maintenance.  All interested candidates should submit a hard copy of a cover letter, resume, and 3 professional references complete with sufficient contact information to the following:

University of Oregon
c/o Jim Radcliffe - Head Strength and Conditioning Coach
2727 Leo Harris Parkway
Eugene, OR 97401

In order to be considered for the position all application materials must be received by Monday, October 26th, 2015.  Electronic application materials sent via email or fax will not be accepted.  NO PHONE CALLS PLEASE.  The anticipated start date for this position is January 4th, 2016, or earlier if possible.     

Adam Linens Hired As New University of Oregon Men's Basketball Strength & Conditioning Coach

Adam Linens has joined the University of Oregon athletic department as the Strength and Conditioning Coach for the Men’s Basketball program.  

Before joining the Ducks, Coach Linens worked as the strength and conditioning coach for the Canton Charge in the NBA D-league, completed internships with the Cleveland Cavaliers and the Atlanta Hawks in the NBA, and was a strength and conditioning coach for the Atlanta Dream in the WNBA for 3 seasons.  He has also spent time working as an as a strength and conditioning coach at Suwanee Sports Academy in Atlanta, and as the athletic trainer and assistant  basketball coach at Thomas Dale High School in Richmond, Virginia. 

Coach Linens is a Certified Strength & Conditioning Specialist (CSCS) through National Strength & Conditioning Association, and a Certified Athletic Trainer (ATC) through the National Athletic Trainers’ Association.  He is also certified as a Performance Enhancement Specialist (PES) & Corrective Exercise Specialist (CES) through the National Academy of Sports Medicine.

On behalf of the University of Oregon Strength and Conditioning staff, we welcome Coach Linens and his family to Oregon!