Jody Norman develops athletes with intense skills training, goal setting, academic achievement & community involvement. He has coached youth football for 25+ years, many with the legendary Coach James Whittenberg. He provides personal training for men, women and teens of all fitness levels, works with local sports teams & seasonally conducts Boot Camp. He is a Cooper Institute Certified Fitness Specialist.
Jody played football & ran track for Paschal High School. He was Defensive Player of the Year in District & Tarrant County, senior year; three years All-District Defensive Back. He was a four-year track letterman; won District in the long jump his sophomore year (23' 21/4", which remains a school record); ran sprints, mile relay & sprint relay.
At Louisiana-Monroe, Jody was All-Louisiana for one year & All-South Independent for two years; senior year AP All-American honorable mention Div. 1A; voted MVP by team in 1979 & Captain in 1981; a four-year football letterman; played in 44 consecutive games, started 33 games as Free Safety and had 12 interceptions & 304 tackles.