Coaches & Assistants

Jason George
Strength and Conditioning

Biography

Jason George is in his third season as the Bears head strength and conditioning coach after being hired by the team on January 22, 2015.

George has 25 years of experience as a strength and conditioning coach, including 20 at the NFL or collegiate level.

Prior to joining the Bears, he spent three seasons (2012-14) as the...

Jason George is in his third season as the Bears head strength and conditioning coach after being hired by the team on January 22, 2015.

George has 25 years of experience as a strength and conditioning coach, including 20 at the NFL or collegiate level.

Prior to joining the Bears, he spent three seasons (2012-14) as the assistant strength and conditioning coach of the Denver Broncos. Prior to his time in Denver, George served in the same capacity for three seasons (2009-11) with the Jacksonville Jaguars.

From 1998-2008, George was the head strength and conditioning coach at Fordham University. In 2000, he was named the Atlantic 10 Conference College Strength and Conditioning Coach of the Year by the National Strength and Conditioning Association and received the school's Iron Major Award as the university's coach of the year. Fordham won two Patriot League Football titles (2002 and 2007) during his tenure.

George got his collegiate coaching start at the University of Kansas where he served as a graduate assistant in the strength program from 1997-98, while completing his master's degree in education with a double specialization in sports psychology and sport administration.

He began his career as a strength and conditioning coach/assistant football coach at St. Paul's High School (1993-96) in his native town of Winnipeg, Manitoba.

A graduate of the University of Manitoba where he played safety and earned Academic All-Canadian honors as a senior in 1991, George is an NSCA certified strength and conditioning specialist as well as a certified corrective exercise specialist through the National Academy of Sports Medicine.

George is married to his wife, Leslie.

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