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


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.


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:

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