Dan has been involved in the fitness industry for over 8 years, having worked with a wide-variety of individuals ranging from the general population to professional athletes. He has handled the strength training/coaching of aspiring rugby players at the academy level and also at the professional level whilst studying for his Masters in the UK. During this time he also gained work experience with the national weightlifting team focusing on drilling perfect technique and speed under heavy loads. Coaching the sport of powerlifting allows him to apply his extensive scientific knowledge of strength training, his passion for technical mastery and to cultivate the coach-athlete relationship. He draws inspiration from the likes of Mike Tuscherer, Bryce Lewis, Greg Nuckols and Boris Sheiko along with many more.
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.
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