Brandon Pretorius

Brandon Pretorius

Growing up with comprehensive training in rugby, athletics and cricket in South Africa, Brandon has a strong sports foundation. He is a certified ISSA trainer as well as Eleiko weightlifing, S&C and Crossfit L1 coach. Brandon moved to Dubai in 2014 to pursue a career in Strength & Conditioning, and has now coached both Olympic Weightlifting and Crossfit in the UAE for 4 years. At Desert Barbell Sports Club, you can find him coaching weightlifting and also managing sales for Eleiko and SBD.

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Our strength training gym is 100% certified by Eleiko, a global leader in strength training. Our experience, knowledge and facility makes us the ultimate facility for strength training in Dubai for ALL skill levels, beginner to advanced athletes.

Desert Barbell Community

Desert Barbell Sports Club is a strength training gym that is founded on community. This is our community's home, where we support each other's growth and development. Stronger, together.

Personal Training in Dubai Al Quoz

Our Coaches are here to support your journey of self-development, from one-on-one personal training to online programming, we are here to make sure you develop and grow.

Whether you are looking for dedicated powerlifting or weightlifting coaching, a general strength program or want to do a total transformation, our coaching staff has the experience to support you on this journey. We want to help you lift, learn and live better. We offer coaching services to both members and non-members, and we are able to train you both in-house at Desert Barbell Sports Club or at you a place more convenient to you.

Our Coaches can help with:

  • Conventional Personal Training (one-on-one all-round training)
  • Transformation programs – including nutrition advice
  • Technical lifting screening (including video analysis and screening report for the Squat, Bench Press and Deadlift)
  • Powerlifting or Weightlifting specific Programming & Coaching (inclusive of in-house coaching sessions)
  • General Strength programs and coaching
  • Online training
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