Frans van der Merwe
What do you love about your job?
What is your experience in the industry?
I have 10+ years of experience in the industry working with a wide variety of teams and individual athletes. These range from youth through to masters athletes. I am also a founding board member of the New Zealand Strength and Conditioning Association and an Australian Strength and Conditioning Association Level 2 coach.
What keeps you busy outside of work?
- Master of Science (Sport and Exercise Science)
- Strength and Conditioning Coach, Midlands Hockey.
- Former Strength and Conditioning Coach, Manawatu Jets Basketball team
- Involved in the training and monitoring of 2016 New Zealand Hockey Junior World Cup team
Areas of expertise and research
- Strength, Power and Agility Development throughout the lifecycle.