Jon Finkel


Jon Finkel is the award-winning author or co-author of "The Athlete," "Heart Over Height," "'Mean' Joe Greene," "The Dadvantage," "Forces of Character," and other books about icons, fatherhood, and fitness. His work has been endorsed by a range of luminaries, from Spike Lee and Tony Dungy to Jerry Jones, Kurt Warner, and Jeff Van Gundy. He is the co-host of the "Life of Dad Sports Show," as well as an avid speaker, writer, and creative strategist for brands in sports and health.

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  • The Man Who Built Adonis Creed

    With "Creed II" set to hit theaters, Michael B. Jordan's trainer, Corey Calliet, tells us what it takes to build a Rocky-worthy physique, what Stallone himself thought of his work, and the long road he travelled to become Hollywood's go-to trainer.

  • Eight Years In, Gronk Is Training For The Long Haul

    From banging barbells in his basement as a teenager to famously sneaking onto a Texas high school field for a workout, the fitness exploits of Rob Gronkowski have been anything but boring. Here's how he turned his training on its head to focus on longevity in football and life.