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#109 - Tommy Hackenbruck On Cohesive Team Building, Promoting Gym Culture & Coaching Doctrine

Tommy Hackenbruck is the owner of UTE CrossFit. He is a former CrossFit athlete and current professional coach.

Tommy gives us a short timeline of his life leading up to his CrossFit and coaching careers. Doc asks him what his drive is at the present, as well as what excites him as a coach.

Tommy talks about the difference in coaching newbies vs. seasoned athletes. He also goes into the topic of putting together winning teams and how to get them working together.

Another episode down! It was great to have this legend on the show, and it’s great to hear some in-depth talk on coaching. We hope you guys have plenty to take away from this one.

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Show Notes:

  • Tommy’s Tribute. [5:03]
  • A short timeline of Tommy’s life. [6:33]
  • Doc asks Tommy what’s driving him at present. [8:23]
  • Doc asks Tommy what excites him coaching-wise. [10:25]
  • Differences in coaching newbies & seasoned athletes. [15:30]
  • Getting teams to work together. [18:54]
  • Putting together a winning team. [21:55]
  • Doing what needs to be done as a coach. [26:54]
  • Managing a successful gym, promoting good culture. [30:10]
  • 6 From 6. [35:30]
  • What is Tommy’s favorite travel destination? [35:45]
  • What is Tommy’s dream travel destination? [36:24]
  • What books does Tommy recommend? [38:23]
  • What does Tommy like to do when he has free time? [40:35]
  • Who does Tommy look up to? [41:14]
  • If Tommy could invite 3 people to dinner, who would they be? [42:12]

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Your weekly podcast exploring fitness, adventure and life. Hosted By Bill Kerr and Tommy Ahern, AdventureFit Radio focuses on bringing you interesting interviews from all realms of fitness, adventure and life in general.