Gordon Waddell, PES,CSCS,CES

Exercise Physiologist / Clinical Exercise Specialist

NSCA Certified Strength & Conditioning Specialist

USAW Certified Sports Performance Coach

NASM Performance Enhancement Specialist

CHEK Practioner and Nutrition Lifestyle Consultant

Education:

William Paterson University:

 

Montclair State University: M.A. Exercise Science Candidate (12/09 3.92 GPA)

·         Masters Thesis: The Effect of Static Stretching on Linear Speed in Teenage Athletes.

Certifications:

National Strength & Conditioning Association: Certified Strength & Conditioning Specialist

 

National Academy of Sports Medicine: Performance Enhancement Specialist

 

American Academy of Health, Fitness & Rehabilitation Professionals: Medical Exercise Specialist

 

C.H.E.K. Institute: Corrective Exercise Coach, Nutrition & Lifestyle Coach Level I

 

USA Weightlifting: Certified Sports Performance Coach

 

Aerobics & Fitness Association of America: Advanced Personal Trainer Certification

 

American Council on Exercise: Clinical Exercise Specialist, Advanced Fitness Specialist, Lifestyle & Weight Management Consultant, Personal Trainer

 

Resist-a-ball: CORE Instructor, Resistance + Resist-a-ball

 

Power Plate USA: Acceleration Training Level 1

 

Total Motion Release Therapy – Level 1

Work Experience:

2/06 – Present: Founder, Director and Chief Exercise Physiologist – Advanced Fitness Concepts.

 

12/06 – Present:  Medical Exercise Specialist and Performance Enhancement Consultant – The Chatham Club

 

9/06 – 12/06: Exercise Specialist – Optimum Physical Therapy & Sports Performance Institute.

 

3/2006 – 9/06: Elite Trainer & Sports Performance Coach – One Human Performance

 

12/99 –2/2006: Fitness Director & Head Trainer- Platinum Fitness

 

6/99 – 12/99: Personal Trainer & Nutrition Counselor – Platinum Fitness

 

4/99 – 12/99: Personal Trainer and facility supervisor – Healthease Corporate Fitness

 

5/98 –12/98: Cardiac Rehabilitation Intern – St. Joseph’s Hospital

 

9/97 – 2/98: Exercise Technician & Physical Therapy Aide – Athletic Rehab Inc.

Certifications in Progress:

Continuing Education Courses:

Professional Memberships:

Areas of specialization: