Adam Loftis | Def Secondary

adamloftis 1 300x214Adam is entering his second year as a full-time coach with the Omaha Beef. His responsibilities include the defensive secondary and strength and conditioning for the team. Adam started working with the Beef while completing his Master’s Degree at the University of Nebraska Omaha. During the 2011-2013 seasons, Adam worked as an Assistant Defensive Coach and Strength Coach with the Omaha Beef

Coach Loftis is entering his second year with Iowa Western Community College. He works with the Reiver Women’s Basketball and Volleyball Teams. Adam most recently came from the University of Alabama Birmingham, where he was an Athletic Performance Coach. His responsibilities included designing and implementing a year-round program for Track and Field, Indoor Volleyball, and Cheer and Dance. He also assisted with football workouts

After completing his Master’s Degree Adam joined Xplosive Edge, where he was the Assistant Director of Athletic Performance. There he worked with youth athletes all the way up to professionals. Adam’s responsibilities while at Xplosive Edge were writing workouts for all of their teams and groups, with an emphasis on athletic performance and injury prevention. He also was responsible for coordinating and developing the speed and agility drills. Adam also had the opportunity to work with the Omaha Lancers Hockey team from 2013 through 2015. During his time with the Lancers, they qualified for the playoffs in 2013 and 2014 and sent 53 players to Division I programs. Adam volunteered at the University of Nebraska Lincoln with Husker Power during the 2015 Fall Semester. He worked with the 2015 National Champion Volleyball team. He also assisted in the implementation of programs for the Huskers’ baseball, softball, track and field, women’s soccer, and rifle teams.

Coach Loftis is certified through the National Strength and Conditioning Association (CSCS) and the Collegiate Strength and Conditioning Coaches Association (SCCC). He has also obtained the Level 1 Sports Performance Coach certification through USA Weightlifting and holds his Fitness Nutrition Specialist certification through the National Academy of Sports Medicine.