Co-Founder PTA GlobalMovement & Performance CoachBody worker
Ian (OD) has worn numerous hats in many industries over his 30 year process, including Movement Coach and Sports Conditioner, Personal Trainer, Body Worker, Global Educator, Author and Mentor.
Ian, owned and operated OD on Movement Performance Studio, the original training studio on the Sunshine Coast, QLD for 24 yrs. Consulted and educated for PT on the Net (largest global educational website for PT’s), Co-Founded PTA Global (global innovators of fitness industry), and is currently Co-Founder of Feel SOMA.
Ian is an innovator, his knowledge, experience, and expertise through body work and movement, inspires him to implement more progressive approaches (working outside traditional philosophies and applications), after these methods failed him in his own challenges. Ian guides and coaches the human being, NOT the human body, using a very inclusive approach (emotional, mental, physical and spiritual), to create positive solutions.
Ian has a unique ability to connect, observe and create instant change in individuals, groups, and teams. His inclusive, practical and fun approach is highly respected by clients, friends, family and colleagues globally.
Co-Founder PTA GlobalMaster in BiomechanicsBachelor in Psychology
First and foremost, Rodney is blessed to be the husband to an amazing woman, Tina, and father of two beloved daughters, Ashlyn and Mia. He has nearly 30 years of experience in the Health and Fitness industry as a personal trainer, strength and conditioning coach, therapeutic exercise tech, international educator and presenter, author, researcher, and university adjunct faculty member.
He is the former Director of Education for the National Academy of Sports Medicine (NASM), is a Co-Founder and former COO of Personal Training Academy (PTA) Global, more recently has Co-Founded Feel SOMA (Self Osteo-Myofascial Applications) with long-time friend and colleague, Ian O’Dwyer. Feel SOMA is a practical, innovative self-care movement enhancement education that promotes recovery and regenerative health.
Rodney is now the Director of Eleiko Education promoting performance, learning, and kindness through world-class education and products to help make people stronger so they perform better in sports and in life.