Calgary, AB
  • Certifications:
    Bachelors of Arts, Psychology (Carleton University)
    Fascial Stretch Therapist – Level 1 (Stretch To Win Institute)
    Powerlifting Coach – Level 1 (Darby Training Systems)
    Triggerpoint Therapist Level 1 & 2: Foam Rolling & Myofascial Compression (TPT Therapy)
    Alberta Powerlifting Union Provincial Team Coach
    President and Head Coach of “Smitty Strong” Club
    Game Day Coach for 50+ Athletes at 13 Meets in the last two years
    Game Day Coaching Internship with SSPT (Matt and Sioux-z Gary) during 2018 USAPL Raw Nationals
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  • Personal Accomplishments:
    CPU 83kg Powerlifter
    APU Provincial Team Coach


Ryan has been coaching people through fitness and lifestyle change since 2011 and has worked with all walks of life. He primarily coaches individuals seeking rehabilitation/restorative training, and powerlifting athletes of all experience and skill levels. Ryan believes that mindset and movement work hand in hand and that through movement, we improve so much more than just “fitness”. If you are interested in improving your big three lifts, or simply getting stronger, Ryan will take good care of you! Ryan also co-owned a powerlifting gym in Calgary called XLR8 Fitness (2016 – 2018) in Calgary alongside his wife Ericka.