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Dec 8, 2021

Founder of The Underground Strength Gym (Manasquan, NJ) which started in 2002 out of my parents garage & backyard. Became one of the earliest pioneers in the warehouse gym business for strength & conditioning. 


- Creator of The Underground Strength Coach Certification. Over 1,000 Certified Coaches around the world.


- Creator of The SSPC Certification (Strength & Sports Performance Coach). 


- Consulting & training of athletes / coaches since 2002 on full time basis.


- Consulting for D1 Athletes, D1 Coaches, Tier 1 Military & Organizations Focused on Optimizing Human Performance on All Fronts (Mind, Body, Life, Business).


- Best Selling Author, The Encyclopedia of Underground Strength & Conditioning


- Daily Consulting / Coaching: I consult with athletes & coaches from around the world, sharing my knowledge in training as well as business building for strength & conditioning coaches / performance coaches. 


Here are just some of the companies / teams / organizations I have consulted for: 


Spartan, CrossFit, U of Texas Strength & Conditioning, Sorinex, Hammer Strength, Naval Special Warfare, U of Tennessee Football Strength & Conditioning, Lehigh University Wrestling, Rutgers University Wrestling, Blair Academy Wrestling, Men's Health Magazine, Men's Fitness Magazine, Muscle & Fitness Magazine, NHSSCA (National High School Strength Coaches Association), NSCA (National Strength & Conditioning Association) & More......



In this Episode of Barbell Shrugged:


  • Finding a niche in the market 
  • Focusing on exactly what coaches and athletes you serve
  • Being skilled in working hard to serve those people
  • Finding holes in the market because you have time and experience on your side
  • How to deliver a world class seminar


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