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Lessons offered by Amanda
  • Individual
The lessons will be held
  • By webcam
Taught subjects
  • Personal training
Levels
  • All Levels

Female Strength and Conditioning Coach with 15 years experience, gives online Personal Training Lessons from the comfort of your own home.

Methodology

I coach people of every fitness level, from the new beginners all the way up to seasoned athletes. My goal is to encourage and motivate my clients to challenge themselves and gain in confidence. I would say my style is laid back and always tailored to my clients needs. Fitness should be fun and inspirational not a punishment.

Experience

I am a female Strength and Conditioning coach with 15 years experience working in the fitness industry. I have a BA Hons in Sports Psychology and have a MSc specialising in Strength and conditioning. I've travelled the world and trained people from all walks of life including athletes, rehabilitation and the general population.

Rates

Rate for online lessons : £40/h
Rate for 5 hours of lessons : £160
Rate for 10 hours of lessons : £300

Details

All cancelled classes without 48 hours notice will be charged in full. A series of 2 back to back no shows with no communication will result in termination of all remaining classes with no refund given.

Lessons offered by Amanda
Individual
The lessons will be held
webcam
Taught subjects
  • Personal training
Levels
  • All Levels

Amanda 's CV

Experience

Owner and Operator of Amanda Linekar Fitness: 2015-Present
Comprehensive athletic/general population coaching in a culture of excellence, including the development of strength, speed, power and endurance in a wide variety of sports. Role includes periodisation, goal setting, injury prevention and education in individual settings, both in person and online.

Director of Marketing: Fundamental Changes Ltd 2013-Present
Development and implementation of marketing strategy for new and existing book titles. Role includes email marketing campaigns and automation, management of social media presence (10,000+ on Facebook, 6000+ on Twitter) and PR. Management and monitoring of marketing objectives and running a small team of freelancers. Undertaking of continuous analysis of competitive environment and consumer trends.

Strength and Conditioning Coach: 5s Fitness 2016-2020
Comprehensive athletic coaching in a culture of excellence, including the development of strength, speed, power and endurance in a wide variety of sports. Role includes periodisation, goal setting, injury prevention and education in both individual and group settings.

Athletic Performance Coach: Spark Athletics Kuwait City 2015-2016
Provided high-level athletic coaching to clientele ranging from professional athletes to the general public through individually tailored programming using periodization, goal setting, injury prevention and education. Physiological testing with CosMed Bod Pod body composition test, Parvo True One 2400 Metabolic Cart for V02 Max testing and Wingate.

Program Manager: Clean the Beach Boot camp Kuwait 2015-2016
Event organization, social media management, recruitment and training, budgeting, securing sponsors, contract negotiation and advertisement. This program provided community education and raised awareness of the environmental conservation and health.

Performance Sport S&C Intern: University of Edinburgh 2014-2015
Program design based on athletes’ specific sport using periodization and injury prevention, as well as team coaching of the University’s performance athletes.

FIA Institute for Young Drivers: University of Edinburgh 2014-2015
Coaching of Fédération Internationale de l'Automobile athletes in Edinburgh, program development and design. This role included working as a research assistant for motor sport physiology and conducting a performance study of physiological adaptations of exercise in hot environments.

Owner and Operator: Fitness Manchester 2010-2014
One-to-one training of clientele to reach their health and fitness goals, specialising in strength and conditioning as well as rehabilitation for both athletes and the general public.

Education
MSc Masters in Strength & Conditioning: 2014-2015
The University of Edinburgh

B.A Hons Sports Psychology 2007-2011
Laurentian University Sudbury Ontario, Canada.

Training & Qualifications
Diploma in Sports Nutrition 2011-2012
The Training Room Manchester
Level 3 Diploma in Personal Training 2011-2012
The Training Room Manchester
TEFL Diploma: Teach English as a Foreign Language 2012
Shotokan Karate Instructor 2004- 2018
International Karate Diagaku
2nd Degree Black Belt 2000
International Karate Diagaku
CPR-C & B Standard First Aid/Emergency First Aid
Class G Driving License

Key Skills
Planning / Event Managing
SEO/Marking
French as a second language
Excellent communication skills
Excellent leadership skills
Adaptable
Ability to work under pressure and meet deadlines
Excellent conflict resolution skills
Self-Motivated
Summary and Objectives
My passions have always been sports, exercise, travel, and experiencing different cultures. I have travelled the world while competing in international level karate events and represented Canada in the karate world championships in Sydney, Australia.

A passion for sport and competition has helped me become a goal-oriented leader and to always strive for peak performance in myself and my clients. I believe in the importance of enjoying what you do for a living, and that every opportunity is a great chance to learn and grow professionally.

I am currently looking for new opportunities to develop and excel in my lifelong career in the fitness industry.

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