Brian Schiff

Brian Schiff graduated from The Ohio State University in 1996 with a Bachelor of Science degree of Physical Therapy in Allied Health Professions. Since then, he has practiced as a licensed physical therapist specializing in sports medicine. Through the National Strength and Conditioning Association, Brian became a certified strength and conditioning specialist (CSCS) in 1998.

He is a founding member of The American Association of Personal Trainers and recently contributed a chapter on periodization to a fitness book entitled The Power of Champions. Schiff also co-authored a manual on ACL injury prevention entitled Protecting the Athlete’s Knee and contributed three chapters in a golf conditioning e-book entitled Fitness Secrets of Championship Golfers. His most recent publication is an e-book entitled The Ultimate Rotator Cuff Training Guide.

Currently, he owns Fitness Edge, a private fitness studio and co-owns a performance enhancement company, Fitness Edge Performance, specializing in sport specific training programs for athletes of all sports and ages. Brian is also a strength and conditioning coach for The Columbus Crew Major League Soccer Team. He has presented at professional conferences and coaches’ clinics on topics including training for shoulder stability, baseball specific training and soccer specific conditioning.