Learn from the best to become the best!

Faye Stenning (CAN) BKin, CSCS, FMS

#1 World Ranked Spartan Athlete, 2016

2nd  Spartan US Championship Series, 2016

3rd Spartan World Championships, 2016

Coach at Grit Coaching

Heather Gollnick (USA) 

Spartan Race World Champion Masters Athlete

OCR Masters Athlete of the Year

5x Ironman Champion

Spartan SGX L2 Coach

Triathlon Coach

Author of Triathlete EQ

Stefan Becker (GER),  Swiss Obstacle Sports Federation national coach 

Spartan SGX L2 Coach

OCREC Competitor 

Science of Exercise (University of Boulder Colorado)

Exercise Physiology: Understanding the Athlete Within (The University of Melbourne) 

Nutrition and Physical Activity for Health (with Distinstion, University of Pittsburgh)

Diabetes - a Global Challenge (with Distinction, University of Copenhagen)

Nutrition, Health, and Lifestyle: Issues and Insights (Vanderbilt University)

Nutrition for Health Promotion and Disease Prevention (University of California)

Leah Garcia (USA) BA, CPT (USA) 


North American Mountain Bike Champion

Basque National Champion (Spain),

3x World Championship mountain bike competitor

TV professional

Celebrity fitness trainer

Author of Weight Training for Women and Cycling for Everyone

Ian Adamson  (AUS) BEng (hon), MS Sports Medicine 


10x World Champion

3x X-Games medalist

3x Guinness World Record Holder

US and Australian Canoe Team member

Author of Runners World Guide to Adventure Racing

University guest professor, event and television producer

Global head of coach certification and training Newton Running 2007 - 2014

Global head of coach certification, Corporate Adventure Training 1998 - 2003

Instructor Certifications: sea kayak, white water rafting, sailing, climbing, mountain bike, wilderness navigation, adventure racing (coach certifier)

Nikolaj Damgaard (DEN) BA, MSc Sport Science & Health (SDU)


European Champion Mixed 2018

#1 Nordic Race Series 2016-2017

2nd best European OCRWC

Co-owner  OCR Training Denmark

Advanced Strength, Conditioning and Sport Psychology (Calif. University Long Beach)


Leon Kofoed (DEN) MSc - Mathematics and BA (CBS)


European Champion 2018 (Short course)

European Champion Mixed 2018

Co-owner of OCR Training Denmark

Former Ninja Warrior Competitor


Jessica O´Connell (CAN) BS Exercise Physiology, MSc Kinesiology, CSP-CEP


2016 Olympian (5,000 m PB 15:06)

10-time Canadian Championship

All-American in track and field

WVU magna cum laude