The Chinooks are extremely pleased to announce that José Lana will be joining our Technical Staff this outdoor season. José will help Chinooks grow in our revitalized direction and ensure the delivery of a superior program for all Chinooks members. José is particularly experienced in elite-level soccer athlete conditioning, as well as preparing elite players for higher level soccer competitiveness. All athletes with Chinooks will have opportunities to be coached by José as he will work in our Academy and Fitness programs and as a Club Coach this outdoor season. José will work to deliver a superior experience and excellent training opportunities for all our members at Chinooks.
Please welcome José to the Chinooks family, and we look to forward to having José join us in early April. Welcome José!
About José Lana
UEFA PRO Coach
Masters in Physical Preparation for Soccer by the Royal Spanish Football Federation.
PhD in Physical Education from the Universidad de Leon
José Lana is currently coaching the Second Division team Racing Santander in Spain. He also works together with youth academies in Madrid and Northern Spain.
From 2001 to 2007 he was the Technical Director of Caudal Deportivo de Mieres. From 2007 to 2010 was the Head Coach and Physical Trainer at Pájara Playas de Jandia. From 2010 to 2012 he went back to Caudal as Assistant Coach and Physical Trainer. In 2012 he moved to Racing de Santander till 2018, as the Physical Trainer and Coach of the first team in the Second Division A.
In addition to all of this, José also works as a personal trainer for more than a dozen elite soccer players from around the world.