Hey guys! My name is Jake and I'm an undergraduate student in my final year at UNCW. I've been invested in the fitness industry for several years now, with a background in competitive weightlifting, powerlifting and general fitness. I'm interested in helping people discover a love for the strength sports and reaching their physique or performance goals through coaching and/or consultation. I'm a NASM Certified Personal Trainer as well as a USAW Sports Performance & Weightlifting coach. Add... [more]
I've been active in the gym since I was 17, initially to improve my own quality of life as I was tipping the scales at almost 260lbs. I chose to go to college to further my education and interest in the subject, and found my passion in the fitness industry. I shifted my focus towards performance and the science of human movement, working to get my NASM CPT as well as USAW Sports Performance certification. I'm still studying, still learning, and I want to help others in the way I've helped myself.