|Title:||Strength and Conditioning Coach|
Ed Langham is in his third year as the strength and conditioning coach, working with 12 teams and over 200 student-athletes. Ed originally came to UM as a volunteer baseball coach in 2009, before taking his current position in 2010. Ed also serves as the manager of UM’s Student Activity Center and teaches health and fitness classes as an adjunct instructor.
Langham graduated with a bachelor’s of science in education and human performance from the University of Alabama in 1999. He also received a Master’s of Arts in Higher Education from Ashford University in 2011. He is a member of the Golden Key International Honor Society.
Prior to joining the staff at UM, Langham served as the head JV
baseball coach and assistant head coach at Shades Valley High
School (1994), assistant football and basketball coach at Simmons
Middle School (1995-1996), head baseball coach and athletic advisor
at Bevill State Community College (1999-2009), and a personal
trainer at Hoover Fitness (2009-2010).
In 2001, Langham was named Alabama’s Junior and Community College All-Star head coach. He was honored by the Alabama Coaches Association for 10 years of service in 2009 and 200 career victories in 2006.
Langham is a professional member of the National Strength and Conditioning Association. He also serves as a member of the Collegiate Strength and Conditioning Association, the International Fitness Education Association, the International Fitness Association, the American Fitness Association, and the Alabama Baseball Coaches Association.
Through Fitour, he is a certified personal trainer, master practitioner, nutrition advisor, groups exercise instructor, and aqua instructor and specialist. He is also Personal Training certified by the International Board of Fitness and Exercise
Through the American Sports and Fitness Association, he is certified in personal training, martial arts, strength and conditioning, health club management, sports nutrition, and sports specific training.
Through the International Fitness Association, he is certified in personal training, aerobics instruction, sports nutrition, and aqua fitness instruction.
Through Expert Rating, he is a certified professional in health club management and personal training.
Langham is married to his wife, Dana, and resides in Hoover, Ala.