Nik Popovic | NBL's Melbourne United High Performance Manager and Strength Coach
The Fitness And Lifestyle Podcast
On today's episode I'm joined by Melbourne United's High Performance Manager, Nik Popovic.Some of the things we discuss:Where Nik's passion for S&C startedAdvice for junior athletes starting resistance training/physical prep for the first timePhysical needs for a basketball athleteHow the Melbourne United NBL team have adapted during covid-19The best athlete he's worked withHow to prepare mentally after an injuryIf he had to choose only 3 exercises for the rest of his life what would they be?+ morewww.dannykennedyfitness.com/programs@djkfitnesssSee omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
(S01E10) Nik Popovic, High Performance Manager at Melbourne United
Catapult High Performance Podcast
Nik ‘Coach Pop’ Popovic boasts an extensive resume within high-level basketball around the world. Having worked in various highly respected roles for the likes of the Australian national basketball team (the Boomers), the Sydney Kings, and now Melbourne United, Nik talks about his time in basketball, shifting between leagues in Australia and China and the tactical, physical, and managerial differences between leagues and the roles within them.
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