Developing Hawkeyes for a Life of Performance with Chris Doyle
This episode features Chris Doyle who has been the lead strength and conditioning coach for the Iowa Hawkeye’s Football program for the past 20 years. Doyle has helped the Hawkeye program participate in 15 bowl games since 2001, including 10 January bowl games. He also served as director of strength and conditioning for the University of Utah in 1998. Under Doyle’s direction, the Utah basketball team played in the national championship game. Earlier in his career, he was also the assistant strength and conditioning coach at the University of Wisconsin from 1996-98 where he oversaw training programs for the football and hockey teams. As a strength and conditioning professional, Doyle has tutored many student-athletes who have advanced to the professional ranks in the NFL, NHL, and NBA. He’s also mentored numerous former interns and assistants who have advanced in the field of Strength and Conditioning, with many becoming head strength and conditioning coaches themselves. Doyle served as offensive line coach at Holy Cross from 1992-95 and he was a three-year starter on the offensive line at Boston University from 1986-88.