Meet our Trainers

Meet our Trainers

Meet your trainers!

Here at Macquarie University Sport we have a number of trainers qualified in a variety of different disciplines. Make sure to check out the profiles below to see who is the best fit for you.

Whoever you choose, rest assured that our trainers share your goals, want to see you succeed and know how to get you there!

Alex Trebilco

Qualifications:

  • Certificate 3 & 4 in fitness
  • Les Mills Instructor: BODYPUMP (Elite), BODYBALANCE, BODYCOMBAT, CXWORX
  • Boxing for Fitness
  • Dip. Remedial Massage

Training speciality:

  • Movement pattern enhancement
  • Prehab exercises

Favourite professional athlete:

Patrick Dangerfield - Geelong Cats

Dream training partner:

Goku - Dragonball Z

Favourite quote:

"We don't stop playing because we grow old; we grow old because we stop playing".

Trainer Level:

Bronze

Corey Muldoon

Qualifications:

  • Certificate 3 & 4 in Fitness
  • Bachelor of Nursing (completing)
  • Amateur Boxing

Training speciality:

  • Functional training
  • Boxing
  • Surfing conditioning
  • Bodyweight training

Favourite professional athlete:

Shane Warne

If you could begin training again, what advice would you follow?

Enjoy the journey, work for future goals by making the most of the present. Trust the process.

Favourite quote:

"Every now and then it's good to pause in our pursuit of happiness and just be happy".

Trainer Level:

Bronze

Hannah Wong

Hannah Wong

Qualifications:

  • Certificate 3 & 4 in Fitness
  • Bachelor Human Science (completing)

Training Specialty:

Strength/resistance training, HIIT & bodyweight training

If you could begin your training again, what advice would you follow?

Prioritise strength/resistance training as it's the foundation for exercising and injury prevention.

Favourite Drink:

French Martini

Favourite Quote:

“Happiness can be found in the darkest of times, if one only remembers to turn on the light” – Albus Dumbledore

People would be surprised if they knew:

  • I play basketball
  • I learnt the piano for 12 years
  • I'm a massive foodie

Trainer Level:

Silver

Josh Britton

Qualifications:

  • Certificate 3 & 4 in Fitness
  • Bootcamp for Fitness

Training speciality:

  • Muscular development
  • Strength and conditioning
  • Weight loss

Why would someone want to be trained by you?

I will do whatever it takes for you to achieve your goal.

If you could begin training again, what advice would you follow?

Commit to a program. Focus on nutrition and recovery.

Dream training partner:

Eric Boles

Favourite quote:

"Humility is not thinking less of yourself, but thinking of yourself less".

Trainer Level:

Silver

Nick Naimo

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor of Exercise & Sports Science
  • ASCA Strength & Conditioning Coach Level 1
  • Precision Nutrition Level 1 Coach
  • Masters of Chiropractic Science (completing)

Training Specialty:

Movement assessment, nutritional guidance, muscle gain, fat loss and training around injuries

People would be surprised if they knew:

  • I grew up on a citrus farm in Leeton
  • I'm a decent squash player
  • I'm half Italian

Dream training partner:

David Goggins - US ultra marathon runner & ex Navy SEAL

Favourite travel spot:

Canadian Rockies

Strangest thing you've ever eaten:

A 2kg steak!

Trainer Level:

Gold

Ran Shpanya

Qualifications:

  • Cert 3 & 4 in Fitness
  • ACSM
  • Older Adults

Training Speciality:

  • Strength & conditioning
  • Active Rehabilitation
  • Older Adults
  • Osteoporosis

If you could begin your training again, what advice would you follow?

Consistency and balance are the key for success.

Favourite line from a movie/TV show?

“When life gives you lemons, make lemonades. Life will be all like whaaaat?!”  - Phil Dunphy, Modern Family

People would be surprised if they knew:

  • I've lived on 3 continents
  • I pronounce my name 'Run' (means happiness)
  • I was never taught how to ride a bicycle

Trainer Level:

Silver

Stephanie Tran

Stephanie Tran photo

Qualifications:

  • Certificate 3 & 4 in Fitness
  • Certificate 4 in Nutrition & Dietetics
  • Boxing Level 1 & 2
  • Kick Pad instructor

Training Speciality:

  • Boxing
  • Fat loss
  • Hypertrophy
  • Strength training

Favourite travel spot:

Japan

People would be surprised if they knew:

  • I have an identical twin
  • I'm colour blind
  • I'm obsessed with dogs

What do you like to do in your spare time?

Go plant shopping

Trainer Level:

Gold

Tom Woodhouse

Tom Woodhouse

Qualifications:

  • Certificate 3 & 4 in Fitness
  • Australian Strength and Conditioning Association Level 1 Coach
  • Thump Boxing Level 1
  • Bach Secondary Teaching & Science (Maj. Physics) - completing

Training Specialty:

  • Weight Loss
  • Strength & conditioning
  • HIIT

Favourite professional athlete:

David Pocock

Favourite quote:

"Whatever you are, be a good one" - Abraham Lincoln

If stuck on an island, what 3 things would you bring?

  • Beach towel
  • Bunnings hat
  • Sunnies

Favourite quote from a movie/TV show?

"Cool cool cool cool cool, no doubt no doubt” - Jake Peralta (Brooklyn 99)

Trainer Level:

Silver

Veronica Lee

Qualifications:

  • Certificate 3 & 4 in fitness
  • Thump boxing
  • Australian Strength and Conditioning Association Level 1 Coach
  • Bach. Education Human Movement Health Education

Training speciality:

  • Weight loss
  • High intensity interval training
  • Powerlifting

Favourite professional athlete:

Matt 'Megatoad' Stonie

Dream training partner:

Fiona Bulbrook – Macquarie University Sport Personal Trainer

If you could begin training again, what advice would you follow?

Think of training as a marathon – not a sprint. Work hard consistently.

Favourite quote:

"Life is short. Smile while you still have teeth".

Trainer Level:

Silver

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