For over 16 years P3 has had a rich history in guiding, educating and developing interns. Previous applicants who haven’t stayed with P3 have gone on to work in the NBA, MLB, NHL, NCAA, English Premier League or to pursue careers within the field of sports science research across the globe.

P3 Atlanta Performance Specialist Internship:

Duration of Internship: 3 months


  • Bachelors degree in Kinesiology (or related subject).
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills.
  • Training and Athletic background preferred.
  • Masters degree and/or certification (CSCS, ASCC, ASCA)- these are preferred but not required.


  • 30-40 hours/week for the duration of 3 months.
  • Support in the coaching of P3 athletes.
  • Data entry.
  • Attendance of weekly intern professional development meetings.
  • Develop, conduct and present novel research to P3 staff upon completion of the internship.
  • Assist with administration and maintenance of facility.

This internship is heavily weighted towards the art and science of coaching. If you are not passionate about coaching athletes do not apply!


Compensation: All interns will be offered a monthly stipend to help towards living costs.

Application Deadline: 4/2/2023

Start Date: Late April, Early May 2023

To apply for the Performance Specialist position, please email a cover letter, resume and two references to

Due to high volume of applicants, only those that have been shortlisted should expect to hear back from P3. 

PLEASE NOTE: International candidates must posses a valid work visa to be employed in the United States to be considered. 


Past Interns

Eddie Dimas – Head Strength Coach, Georgia Tech Men’s Basketball

Matt Herring – Head of Performance, Anaheim Ducks

Tom Tombleson – Strength & Conditioning Coach, England Rugby Team

Luke Storey – Director of Sport Performance, UC Santa Barbara

Matt Houston – Assistant Strength Coach, Miami Heat

Jeff Watkinson – Assistant Coach – Integrated Player Development, Utah Jazz

Sam Huggins  – Head of Academy Performance, Crystal Palace Football Club

Matt Dooley – Senior Performance Coach, Athletes Authority

Jon Flake – Lead Performance Coach, P3

Gabrielle Smith – Data Scientist, KC Current

Grant Schroeder – Doctor of Medicine, Stanford Orthopaedics

Terris Hightower – Assistant Strength Coach, Washington Wizards

Chris White – Women’s Basketball Head Strength Coach, LSU

Dylan Axelrod – Pitching Performance Coordinator, Los Angeles Angels

Ben Johnson – Resource Coordinator for Pitching, Cleveland Guardians

Ramsey Nijem – Men’s Basketball Director of Sport Performance, Kansas Basketball

Dale Boyd – Assistant Strength and Conditioning Coach – Portland Trailblazers

Christoph Wyss – Strength Coach, Redbull Athlete Performance Center

Charles Kenyon – Primary Care Sports Medicine Fellow at Emory University.