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Who am I?


Concrete Athletics

 

It's Time to Build Yourself. 

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Who am I?


Concrete Athletics

 

It's Time to Build Yourself. 

Train

Who am I? 

My name is Jake, I'm a full-time writer/editor for BarBend and work as a strength coach on the side. 

Education

  • Bachelor's degree in Exercise Science from Hofstra in 2014
  • Masters degree in Sports Science in December of 2016 

Certifications

Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist (CSCS), USA Weightlifting Level 1 Sports Performance Coach, CPR & AED 

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Where I've Been Featured 

Over the course of my professional career I've been featured in multiple major publications highlighting my writing, training and nutritional knowledge. 

 
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Cosmopolitan 

June/July 2016: I was interviewed and featured in Cosmopolitan, who then deemed me as, in their words not mine..."The World's Sexiest Acroyogi"! 

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Shape.com

May 2016: I was featured in piece on Shape.com as a reference for useful/different ab exercises. 

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The Vitamin Shoppe

July/August 2016: featured in a nationwide in-store Vitamin Shoppe campaign & on the website homepage

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Thrillist.com

February 2016: featured twice on Thrillist.com for training knowledge: Personal Trainer Gym Hacks & Stretching Tips.

The Healthy Scoop

Jan 2016-Present: Main contributor for The Healthy Scoop on The Vitamin Shoppe website.