Claire Falknor Interview

Claire Falknor Interview

Amplified Soccer had the amazing opportunity to spend some time during pre-season with the Florida Gators Women's Soccer Team. During this time, we interviewed and met with players and coaches from the team. Interviews with head coach, Becky Burleigh, and defender, Claire Falknor, can be found in the September issue of Amplified Soccer Athlete. Here is an excerpt of the Claire Falknor interview. 

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The “Gauntlet” KU Women's Soccer Fitness Test

The “Gauntlet” KU Women's Soccer Fitness Test

KU’s success in 2014 can be attributed to numerous things, but one major change that occurred was the required and grueling preseason fitness tests. For more than ten years the team would have to run two fitness tests, the Beep Test and a shuttle test. The players would only have to pass at least one test to play and receive gear, but if they passed both tests, they did not have to participate in extra running during preseason.

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