COACH JIM MASSARO is a sports conditioning specialist who educates and trains on both local and national levels. He is the founder and owner of Advanced Body Personal & Athletic Training Center, in Nyack, NY. He is also the assistant football coach for the football team at Nyack High School, NY, as well as both the football and girl's lacrosse head strength and conditioning coach. Under his tutelage over the last ten years, the Nyack HS football team has won two state championships, five section championships and seven league championships. All student athletes also benefit from the exercise consulting he provides for the school at large.
On a national level, Massaro is a strength and conditioning coach, public speaker and writer who addresses fitness and sports issues all over the country. Both his essays and his presentations are celebrated for their "no holds barred" honesty and candor about the sports world. He is a football conditioning expert for Prosource, an online forum, and was a featured contributor with Got Game Magazine. He has written and mentored for Warrior Diet, and for I.S.S.A (International Sports Science Association), which named him "Trainer of the Month" in November 2002.
Massaro's work also includes mentoring and coaching elite athletes with Renegade Training International. The Renegade approach has spawned many great young Quarterbacks—Jay Cutler of Vanderbilt (Denver Broncos), Eli Manning of Mississippi (New York Giants), Ingle Martin of Furman (Green Bay Packers), Charlie Whitehurst of Clemson (San Diego Chargers) and Ben Roethlisberger of Miami of Ohio (Pittsburgh Steelers) among them. Renegade has trained soccer legend Diego Maradonna. Renegade Training is, in fact, involved in all sports—even skateboarding and extreme sports.
Career highlights include working as a clinic strength coach for the Nyack College (Nyack, New York) men's and women's basketball teams, director of conditioning for Triad Sports Performance, assistant coach for Rubberband Clinic with Dick Hartzell, and football and track & field coach at various high schools and colleges.
Besides being certified by I.S.S.A. as a Strength & Conditioning Specialist, Massaro holds certifications by Titleist Performance Institute, USA Weightlifting (Club Coach Certification), Renegade Training, Warrior Diet, Pilates by IM=X, and APEX.
Massaro is a National and World Powerlifting Champion. He has won two world and five national championships and holds one world, four national and two New York state records.
For more information about Coach Massaro please visit his website at: http://www.coachjimmassaro.com/