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Strength & conditioning coach, equipment manager and athletic trainer boast more than 20 combined years of NHL and NFL experience
Strength & conditioning coach veteran Robert McLean was named Penn State Hockey's head strength & conditioning coach on July 17, 2012.
McLean, who came to Penn State with more than nine years of NHL experience, served as the head strength & conditioning coach for the Colorado Avalanche for two seasons (2010-12). Prior to Colorado, McLean was the head strength & conditioning specialist for BRS Sports for two years and also worked as a strength & conditioning specialist with High Performance Specialists from 1999-2000.
McLean also served on the equipment staffs for the Stanley Cup champion Colorado Avalanche and New Jersey Devils in 1996 and 2000, respectively. He holds certification as a strength and conditioning specialist from the National Strength and Conditioning Association.