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Darryl Nelson

Strength & Conditioning, NTDP

Darryl Nelson

Phone: (734) 327-9251, ext. 327

Darryl Nelson has been the strength and conditioning coach for USA Hockey’s National Team Development Program since 2000-01 and has established the highly regarded off-ice training program for players at the NTDP.

Nelson came to USA Hockey from Boston, where he worked at Mike Boyle’s Strength and Conditioning Clinic. Nelson also served as an intern at the International Performance Institute in Bradenton, Fla., where he worked with Major League Baseball and the National Football League.

Nelson received his bachelor’s degree in physical education from the University of Maine Presque Isle in 1997 and his master’s degree in 1999 from the University of Georgia.