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Bo Jackson's Elite Sports | Columbus, Ohio

Announcing Newest Hire – Justin Brown

(Hilliard, OH) April 15, 2020 Bo Jackson, ESPN’s Greatest Athlete of All Time and champion for kids’ participation in sports, has announced a new hire for Bo Jackson’s Elite Sports Columbus, Ohio location. Mr. Jackson said “this hire exemplifies our commitment to changing outcomes in kids’ lives through sport.” Jackson went on to say “it’s not easy to find true sports professionals and former athletes who know how to train athletes and who can connect with kids, parents, and recruiters in the way that we expect. We have this unique […]

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The Four Pillars of Human Movement

The Four Pillars of Human Movement Chris Kolba PT MHS CSCS OSU Sports Med @ BJES When you think of human movement it can be broken down into 4 basic categories. Locomotion, Level Changes, Push/Pull and Rotation. These represent the 4 pillars of human movement as described by JC Santana in his book Functional Training; Breaking the Bonds of Traditionalism. When designing rehab or fitness programs that are functionally based it is important to make sure all 4 pillars are incorporated. LOCOMOTION: This is the foundation for ground based force […]

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COVID-19 Important Announcement Effective May 15th

UPDATE – May 14, 2020 We were thrilled to hear Governor DeWine announce that we can open our facility on May 26th. We’re gathering information, protocols, best practices and will have announcements, schedules and availability out to you as soon as we can. We’ll see you at The Dome in a few weeks!!! RE-OPEN HOURS BEGINNING MAY 26TH-JUNE 7TH Monday-Friday : 1p-9p (by appointment only) Saturday: 8am-4pm (by appointment only) Sunday: 8am-4pm (by appointment only) To make a reservation of a private lesson or cage rental prior to May 26th, please email reservations@bjescolumbus.com. […]

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Important Announcement for Our Members and Guests

At Bo Jackson’s Elite Sports we always strive to provide the best training environment for our athletes and families. The current COVID-19/Coronavirus has presented a new and unique reality that we are all experiencing. As of today, March 12th, we will remain open for business while closely monitoring the information that is being released by the Centers for Disease Control (CDC), the World Health Organization (WHO), and Ohio Department of Public Health (ODH). The situation is fluid and we will keep our families apprised when and if things change. We […]

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Oh, My Aching Elbow!

Oh, My Aching Elbow! Chris Kolba PT MHS CSCS Ohio State Sports Med @ BJES Elbow pain can be a painful and debilitating problem. Pain located on the medial side is referred to as “golfers elbow” or medial epicondylitis and pain that is on the lateral side is often referred to as “tennis elbow” or lateral epicondylitis. Now you don’t have to play golf or tennis to develop these problems. Pain in the elbow usually occurs as a result of repetitive use from throwing, typing, hammering, grip/ lifting or swinging […]

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Oh, My Aching Knees

Oh, My Aching Knees Chris Kolba PT MHS CSCS Many suffer from knee pain. It can range from intermittent aching to severe debilitating pain. The symptoms may include pain, stiffness, swelling, popping, difficulty with stairs, squatting and sitting for long periods. X-rays often reveal varying degrees of arthritis, but sometimes are normal.Barring traumatic injury many of the symptoms of knee pain can be attributed to muscle imbalances and faulty biomechanics. This leads to increased wear and tear and tendonitis from overuse. Through advanced study and greater understanding of biomechanics and functional […]

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BJES to launch Battle of the Businesses

(Hiliard, OH) July 23, 2019:  Bo Jackson’s Elite Sports, already well known for their Sports Leadership Centers of America, is taking Corporate Team Building to the next level. Today, BJES announced the launch of the “Battle of Businesses” beginning in September. “The Battle” will take place for 4 nights over a 2 week span (2 hours each night).  Each night will include challenges for your entire corporate team or group. From “easy” games such as corn hole and can jam to tackling The Gauntlet climbing tower. Teams will rotate through 4 […]

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Columbus Destroyers Name Bo Jackson’s Elite Sports “Official Practice Facility”

(Hilliard, OH) April 9, 2019: The Columbus Destroyers announced today that Bo Jackson’s Elite Sports in Hilliard, Ohio has been named the team’s official practice facility for the 2019 season. The announcement adds yet another high-profile partnership to a growing portfolio of sponsors and community partners at the “Bo Dome” — all focused on changing outcomes for kids in Columbus, Ohio. The roster of partners ranges from some of the world’s most iconic consumer brands including, Nike, Pepsi, and Gatorade, to local and regional relationships with organizations OSU Wexner Medical […]

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Bo Jackson’s Elite Sports Announces Partnership with Play It Again Sports – Hilliard

(Hiliard, OH) April 1, 2019: A new partnership between Bo Jackson’s Elite Sports and Play It Again Sports – HIliard was signed recently, continuing the growing list of companies who have an interest in becoming Official Partners of Bo Jackson’s Elite Sports, which opened in January, 2017. Bo Jackson, ESPN’s Greatest Athlete of All Time and champion for kids’ participation in sports is more than just another star-athlete with a “name on the door.” Jackson is actively involved in every aspect of the business, something top brands and companies’ value. […]

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Bo Jackson’s Elite Sports Announces Partnership with Grandads Pizza

(Hiliard, OH) March 1, 2019: A new partnership between Bo Jackson’s Elite Sports and Grandads Pizza was signed recently, setting the stage for a growing list of companies who have an interest in becoming Official Partners of Bo Jackson’s Elite Sports, which opened in January, 2017. Bo Jackson, ESPN’s Greatest Athlete of All Time and champion for kids’ participation in sports is more than just another star-athlete with a “name on the door.” Jackson is actively involved in every aspect of the business, something top brands and companies’ value.   […]

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