All of our experienced Physical Preparation Coaches have been trained in anatomy, physiology, and nutrition. They understand that no two bodies are alike and will work with you to get fit at the right pace.


Ed Knoblock

Strength & Resistance Training
Weight Management
Orthopedic Exercise

Ed Knoblock is a Certified Special Strengths Coach through world renowned Westside Barbell, holding a Bachelor of Science degree from Northern Michigan University (Marquette, MI) and currently a Professional level powerlifter.

Ed has a dynamic, results-oriented approach to training and program design by utilizing the Russian Conjugate Method, grounded in the fundamental principles of physics, mathematics, and bio-mechanics. Ed's ability to relate closely to Pulse’s student athletes, aspiring professional athletes, and experienced professionals, dates back to his collegiate football experience where he had a successful and decorated career.


Blake Anders

Sports Conditioning
Functional Training
Nutrition & Fitness

Blake Anders is a Physical Preparation Coach with wide range of experience in strength & conditioning, and coaching realm as well. He graduated cum laude from Ball State University (Muncie, IN) holding a pre-professional degree in Exercise Science, with a concentration in Physical Therapy.

Blake comes to Pulse from one of the top human performance companies in the industry known as EXOS (formerly Athlete’s Performance) in Dallas, Texas. There he became a certified Performance Specialist while training secret service agents, top college athletes preparing for the NFL combine, current and former NFL athletes such as Andy Dalton (CIN), Tyler Eifert (CIN), Ryan Mallet (BAL), Ron Leary (DEN), Luke Joeckel (SEA), Henry Melton (CHI) and many more.