Coach Austin is a graduate of the University of Florida with a Master of Applied Physiology & Kinesiology: Human Performance. He also got his Bachelor of Science in Exercise & Sports Science at Nova Southeastern University while playing on the Sharks Baseball team in which they won the 2016 Division II National Championship. He is a Certified Strength and Conditioning Coach (CSCS) and USA Weightlifting certified (USAW Level-1). While getting his in-class education Coach Austin completed internships at Bommarito’s Performance Systems (Davie, FL), Parisi Speed School XPC (Melbourne, FL), University of Florida Basketball/Tennis/Golf teams (Gainesville, FL), and EXOS (Pensacola, FL). After graduation he worked at IMG Academy (Bradenton, FL) training college football players preparing for the NFL Combine and youth athletes (Tennis/Soccer/Football) attending the Academy. When Coach Austin isn’t coaching he enjoys being outside at the beach, hiking, traveling, and spending time with family back home in Melbourne, FL.
Coach Hunter is a graduate of East Carolina University where he was a 4 year letter winner with the Pirate Football Team. After graduation Coach moved to Central Florida and began to train and prepare Central Florida's top athletes and corporate professionals. A Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist and Performance Enhancement Specialist as well as Functional Movement Screen Certified, Coach Hunter uses his education and experience to help prepare athletes of all ages and sports prepare for the next level. Along with performance coaching, Coach Hunter also designs high school strength and conditioning programs. He has worked with various high school teams including volleyball, baseball, basketball and of course football, including the two time State Champion Apopka Blue Darters.
Coach Christina is also a graduate of East Carolina University with a Bachelor of Science in Exercise Physiology. Having been in the sports and fitness industry for over a decade, Coach Christina has worked with a variety of clientele ranging from special populations to professional athletes. As an avid distance runner and amateur triathlete, Christina is very passionate about coaching fellow endurance athletes of all levels with her online coaching service Strength2Run. When Coach Christina is not busy working or working out, she is extra busy keeping up with her and Coach Hunter's too very active sons!
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