Tyler Yearby is entering his first year as an assistant strength and conditioning coach for the Gopher football program. He had interned in the department since 2010, assisting with strength and conditioning program design and implementation. Yearby earned his Master's degree in applied kinesiology from the University of Minnesota in 2011.
Prior to his arrival at Minnesota, Yearby served as a fitness manager and personal trainer at 24 Hour Fitness in San Francisco. During his time there, he led a team of personal trainers and designed programs for clients.
Yearby was a graduate assistant running backs coach at his alma mater, Northeastern State (2005), for the 2006-07 season. In addition to running backs, he also worked on technique drills with punters and kickers.
Yearby is a certified strength and conditioning specialist through the NSCA. He also holds several certifications from the National Academy of Sports Medicine and the American Council on Exercise. Yearby and his wife, Katie, live in St. Louis Park, Minn.
THE YEARBY FILE
2011-present: Minnesota - Assistant Strength and Conditioning Coach
Gopher Football Trailer: New Era
Gopher Football is just two weeks away! Get hyped with a new trailer - "New Era".
Elite Access: Paintball Outing
The Gopher Football team took advantage of an off-day during fall camp 2017 to play some paintball!
Still Selected To Earl Campbell Watch List
Rashad Still has been selected to the Earl Campbell Tyler Rose Award watch list.