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Petrus Penkki, Austin, TX Football Coach

Petrus Penkki

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I coach quarterbacks to improve their mechanics, footwork, passing accuracy, strength, timing and overall performance. View all coaching experience

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Packages

Trial Package
In-Person Training for a single athlete

1 session package with Coach Petrus. 75 minute session length

Session Length: 75 minutes

$75 1 session + one-time fee

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Light Package
In-Person Training for a single athlete

3 session package with Coach Petrus. 75 minute session length.

Session Length: 75 minutes

$210 3 sessions ($70/ea) + one-time fee

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Group Package
In-Person Training for up to 10 athletes

Session Length: 75 minutes

$195 1 session + one-time fee

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  • University of Florida (FL)

  • 12 years

  • Qualified Private Coach
    Passed Coach Course

  • Adults, Kids, Teenagers

  • Quarterback

  • Pass Defense, Cutting, Throwing, Footwork

Credentials

  • University of Florida (FL)

  • 12 years

  • Qualified Private Coach
    Passed Coach Course

Services

  • Adults, Kids, Teenagers

  • Quarterback

  • Pass Defense, Cutting, Throwing, Footwork

More About Coach Petrus

I have over 10 years experience coaching football as a position coach, coordinator and head coach. Most recently I was the Head coach for the National Team of Finland (under 19 year olds). In addition, I have organized QB camps and clinics for many years to QBs and coaches from PeeWee kids to College athletes. The quarterback position is the most difficult position to play in sports and that is why coaching QBs is my passion!

I am also a Certified Personal Trainer and provide specialized strength training for QB's.

I played football semi-professionally for 14 years in Germany, Sweden, Italy and Finland. Retired NFL coach Ken Meyer was my QB coach and offensive coordinator for 5 years on the Finnish National team in the late 1990's. Later I played semi-professionally in Germany for a current college head coach, who ran the spread offense. Therefore, I am very familiar with both pro and spread offenses. I have been part of three European Champion teams(National team competition) and six Finnish Champion teams(club competitions). I was a national and club team captain for 12 of the 14 years as a player. In 2012, I was selected to the Finnish Football Hall of Fame.

Focus will be on building the proper throwing mechanics through upper and lower body fundamentals. In addition, we'll practice the art of quarterbacking by improving footwork (stance, drops, shotgun footwork). During and after the session, I'll give thoughts and coaching points that will help you practice on your own. Compared to QB camps, the level of detail is at much higher level during my sessions as I coach every rep.

In following session, quarterback should progress to game type drills to further improve performance on the field. I'll develop a custom plan for each QB that after the first session based on each athlete's age, skill level, needs and in what type of offense they play in.

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Client Reviews

Coach Pterus (rus) was superb. My 8 year old Son Miller immediately improved his 3 step drop at QB as well as was zinging passes better than ever before even after just an hour. He was patient and kind in nature. Can't recommend him enough!
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Coach Petrus is a great coach!!! After the first session Collin made a big jump with his throws. Coach Rus is definitely a great coach and would recommend him to anyone.

Great First Session

Coach P is awesome. Great QB coach. Really happy with my son's first session. He pointed out some simple techniques to work on with my son at home to improve his mechanics. Can't wait for our next meeting.

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Coach Rus is an amazing QB coach. My wife and I can't believe how much progress our son has made over just a few sessions. Not to mention, our son really enjoys each coaching session. Coach Rus was able to quickly diagnose the issues with his passing and make corrections. Coach Rus has shown our son proper throwing techniques (yes, there are more than one), proper footwork on different types of plays, how to read a defense, etc. Coach Rus clearly learned from the best and is a wealth of QB/football knowledge. Not to mention, he's a nice guy and great with kids.

Coach Petrus did an excellent job with my 10 yr old. He took the time to explain the reasons behind any change he made with his throwing mechanics. We seen great improvement in accuracy with the small tweaks he made. We look forward to more sessions with Coach Rus

Great coaching , great football knowledge, fun and very helpful

Enjoyed Coach Rus’s ability to keep my son’s head in the training and coached my son’s emotions away from frustration. Nice work ! Positive and relatable. Thank you !

Great coach! Works well with my college athlete!

Coach Petrus is exactly the coach my son needs. He has a great eye for quarterback skills and knows how to push for improvement. Most importantly he is working hard to customize his feedback and encouragement. My son and I leave every session saying “that was an awesome session and coach Rus is fantastic!”

Coach Petrus did a great job in my son's first session. My son thought he was great and is looking forward to working with him again.

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My company has started twice a week boot camp with Coach Petrus and he is awesome! Since everyone has different fitness goals and experience Coach Petrus has been great about explaining all the movements and modifications.

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