Matthew Van Dyke

Matt Van Dyke is the Associate Director of Sports Performance at the University of Denver where he is responsible for designing and implementing performance training for men’s lacrosse, alpine ski, volleyball, and swimming.

Prior to his position with Denver, Matt was the Assistant Director of Strength and Conditioning for Olympic Sports at the University of Minnesota. Matt completed his Graduate Assistantship at St. Cloud State University, where he earned his Masters of Science in exercise physiology and nutrition in 2015.

Matt completed internships with Iowa State and the University of Minnesota under Yancy McKnight and Cal Dietz, respectively.

Matt most recently released Applied Principles of Optimal Power Development and Triphasic Lacrosse Training Manual, presented at the 2015 CSCCa National Conference on Advanced Triphasic Training Methods, while also writing for his professional website

Matt is certified by the CSCCa (SCCC). He earned his Bachelor’s Degree in exercise science from Iowa State University in 2012.