Speed Coordinator / Performance Specialist
Tony Bush Is the Lead Coach and Speed coordinator for Athlete performance Enhancement Center (APEC). Coach Bush started with APEC as a athlete as he had an very impressive career on the track and the football field. Coach Bush overcame the stigma of being too small and often injured to become a Captin of his High school team at Robert E. Lee helping lead them to a State Championship in 7-on-7 where he received All tournament honors at WR and then later winning the 5A state championship that fall. Coach Bush went on to play football at OSU and later reaching his dream of playing professional football.
Tony has been a part of APEC family since it’s inception almost 13 years ago. His work as an athlete in our system and his knowledge of our foundational principles make him an elite coach for our athletes and adults at APEC. Known for his superhuman strength and speed he balances that with an uncanny ability to connect with the athletes on the highest level.
Tony has grown into an authority on speed development having a profound impact on our youth, college, and NFL preparation training with his research and execution as part of a team that currently support over 70 athletes in the NFL and MLB alone. a few of his notable feats was helping UTEP QB Jameill Showers (Dallas Cowboys) run a 4.59- 40 at 230lbs while jumping an impressive 39.5 vertical jump at his pro day and WR Justice Liggins ( Los Angeles Chargers ) wowed scouts at the NFL Regional Combine in Houston posting a 42.5” vertical and a 4.45 laser 40yd dash.
Coach Bush works closely with all the APEC coaches on speed implementation and continuing education. Tony Has Trained every level from grade schoolers to Pros, and also impacting our adult spherical fitness Clients with his educated and no excuse approach.