Upside Strength Podcast

Pete McKnight, Formula 1 Performance, Mental Preparation, Ski S&C, Mentoring Coaches || Episode #134 [EN]

May 24, 2021

GUEST:
Pete leads the team of around 40 coaches and practitioners within the Hintsa Sports Business. His background is as a Strength and Conditioning Coach and Head of Performance with professional and Olympic athletes for nearly 2 decades. During his career, Pete has worked with Formula 1 drivers, alpine skiers in France, track & field athletes, rowers, swimmers, cricketers and footballers across Europe, as well as athletes in India and other parts of Asia, just to name a few.

Pete’s educational background is in Physics and Sports Science, with a research focus in the physiological and psychological characteristics of motorsports drivers.  

Pete was previously the Chairman of the UKSCA and has sat on different boards of directors and leadership teams. His interests lie in combining his passion for sport with business, performance leadership and public speaking. 

EPISODE LINKS:
► IG: https://www.instagram.com/petejmcknight/
► Twitter: https://twitter.com/petemcknight
► LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/petemcknight/
► Full Video Episode: https://youtu.be/gezSZGauz_A

TOPICS:
0:00 - Intro
1:02 - Start
1:32 - Background
6:05 - Formula 1 demands
9:27 - Training for Formula 1
19:02 - Performance Coaches in Formula 1
28:32 - Mental Prep for Racing
36:47 - S&C around the world
48:47 - Ski S&C
54:27 - Physics and sports science
1:00:52 - Young S&C coach mistakes

PODCAST INFO:
► Podcast website: https://upsidestrength.podbean.com/
► Apple Podcasts: http://apple.co/3mroiB4
► Spotify: http://spoti.fi/34jJtyX

PODCAST PLAYLISTS:
► Full episodes playlist: http://bit.ly/3oSCkxe
► English Clips playlist: http://bit.ly/3gRmAry
► French Clips playlist: http://bit.ly/2K1IoVK

CONNECT:
► Subscribe for more videos here: http://bit.ly/1Xgr5y5
► WhatsApp: https://wa.me/41763949673
► Twitter: https://twitter.com/seanseale
► LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/seanseale/
► Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/upsidestrength
► Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/upsidestrength
► Tik Tok: https://vm.tiktok.com/ZSgNAPQF/

EQUIPMENT & PROMOTIONS:
▶︎ Spirometer: http://ebay.to/2YCcSBj
▶︎ Idiag P-100: https://www.idiag.ch/en/idiag-p100-en/ (email me at info@upsidestrength.com for a 20% discount code)
▶︎ The Breather: https://www.luftforlife.com/?ref=seanseale2
▶︎ Moxy Monitor (outside CH, AUS, ITA, GER): https://www.moxymonitor.com/shop/ (5% off promo code: “UPSIDE” at checkout)
▶︎ Moxy Monitor (CH, AU, ITA, GER only): (email me at info@upsidestrength.com for 20% off)
▶︎ Spirometer: http://ebay.to/2YCcSBj
▶︎ Idiag P-100: https://www.idiag.ch/en/idiag-p100-en/ (email me at info@upsidestrength.com for a 20% discount code)
▶︎ The Breather: https://www.luftforlife.com/?ref=seanseale2
▶︎ Strength Coach Network: https://strengthcoachnetwork.com/upside/?orid=15781 (50% off on your first month)

DISCLAIMER:
► These descriptions usually contain affiliate links. If you decide to purchase a product through one of them, I receive a small commission at no cost to you. I never endorse products that I have not personally used myself or not found to be beneficial in my life.

Podbean App

Play this podcast on Podbean App