Jeff Sanders | Director of Training
Jeff Sanders is a Founding Partner and Director of Training for The Athletes Edge. Following an all-star baseball career at Naples High School, Jeff received a scholarship to play outfield for High Point University in High Point, North Carolina. Jeff started as a true freshman finishing up the season batting .326. Following a career ending injury during his sophomore season, Jeff transferred to the University of Florida where he earned his Bachelor’s Degree in Exercise Science. In 2000, Jeff was certified by the National Strength and Conditioning Association as a Strength and Conditioning Specialist (NSCA-CSCS) and by the National Academy of Sports Medicine as a Performance Enhancement Specialist (NASM-PES) in 2004.
Jeff worked as a Strength and Conditioning coach for the Baltimore Ravens from 2001-2003. While with the Ravens, he worked with some of the most influential coaches in the NFL, including: Chip Morton of the Cincinnati Bengals; Mark Asanovich of the Jacksonville Jaguars; Kurt Schultz of the Tampa Bay Buccaneers; Juney Barnette of the Minnesota Vikings; and Jeff Friday and Paul Ricci formerly of the Baltimore Ravens.
Jeff has experience as a Speed and Agility Coach at Cris Carter’s FAST Program focusing predominately on speed dynamics and innovative sports specific training modalities. Prior to working in the strength and conditioning field, he gained clinical experience working in the inpatient post operation division of Shands hospital in Gainesville, Florida. While at Shands, Jeff’s primary focus was on rehabilitating total hip and knee replacements as well as gait training for brain and spinal cord injuries.
Scott Hannes | Strength and Conditioning Coach and Baseball Training Specialist
Scott Hannes is a Strength and Conditioning Coach and Baseball Training Specialist for The Athletes Edge. Scott received his Bachelor’s Degree in Sports Administration from St. Thomas University where he was a member of the baseball program as a pitcher and utility fielder. Following his share of unfortunate injuries including Tommy John and a torn hamstring and prior experiences in Physical Therapy he not only focuses on improving an athlete’s performance on the field but also on injury prevention. Scott is currently certified by the International Fitness Professionals Association as a personal fitness trainer. In addition to Scott’s involvement with The Athletes Edge he is also the Head Strength and Conditioning Coach for the St. Thomas University baseball program in Miami Gardens as well as an assistant to all other sports.
Marc A Josma |LEAD PERFORMANCE TRAINER AND HEAD STRENGTH AND CONDITIONING COACH
Marc is the Lead Performance Trainer of Athletes Edge North Miami and the Head Strength and Conditioning Coach for St. Thomas University in Miami Gardens, FL. He oversees the implementation of design and training for all the major sport teams at the university, while training many professional, elite level collegiate, high school, and middle school athletes. Marc’s main objective is to refine the biomechanical movements of all athletes, and improve the skills necessary to excel to the next level.
Marc is certified by the National Federation of Professional Trainers (NFPT), ACTION Personal Training Program, and the TRX Suspension Training Level One, and is a member of the USA Track and Field Association. His training experience includes working with collegiate athletes preparing for the NFL Combine and Pro Scouting Day, NBA Pre-Draft Camp; fighters involved in Mixed Martial Arts and UFC competitions; the Youth Development Training Program at Shula’s Athletic Club Miami Lakes; Charles W. Flanagan High School Boys Varsity Football Team; Archbishop McCarthy High School Girls Varsity Soccer Team; and Elev8 Ganon Baker Basketball Academy Team.
Goal: Creating opportunity for clients to reach their fitness and athletic aim, within attainable measures. “For nothing in life is given, but is earned.”
Sean Williams, MPT
Sean has been practicing physical therapy for the past 17 years specializing in orthopedics and sports medicine. He started his career as a staff physical therapist at HealthSouth Rehabilitation and later was promoted to an administrative role where he managed various facilities.
In 2005 Sean persued other aspects of his career and co-founded and owned Dynamic Physical Therapy & Sport Enhancement, Inc. in Miami Lakes. He provided a foundation for this corporation that made it successful. He served as President until April 2013.
Mr. Williams founded and extablished Extreme Sports Medicine & Rehabilitation, Inc. in June 2013 which is well recognized in the community for providing excellent and individualized care. He is the driving force in creating new opportunities in Rehabilitation for Extreme Sports Medicine & Rehab.
His education experience includes the University of Miami where he received a bachelors degree in Health Science. He attended graduate school, Nova SouthEastern University, where he received his Masters degree in Physical Therapy.
Sean has worked with and is the liaison to some of the top orthopedic physicians in Dade and Broward county. He currently works with local high schools and universities in treating their athletes. Sean is currently a part of the sports medicine team at St. Thomas University, serving as team physical therapist.
Mr Williams has deleloped Rehabilitation Programs for both collegiate and professional athletes. He has dealt with organizations such as the NFL, NCAA, MLB, NBA, & ATP.
To visit the Extreme Sports Medicine & Rehab website please click on www.extremesmr.com
Owen McGregor| Track Coach; Speed Training Expert
Owen McGregor, founder of OTownSports, LLC specializes in progressive speed training for team and Individual athletes seeking to acquire and develop proper fundamentals for increased Speed, Endurance, Flexibility and Agility (Reaction, Anticipation, Mobility, Lateral Movement) Coach McGregor has successfully trained World Class Olympic athletes, sprinters, jumpers, professional players in the NFL, NBA and MLB, UTA, WPS, and notable NCAA and High School athletes.
McGregor, in his own right was a top World Class sprinter for his native Jamaica. As it is widely known, Jamaica has produced some of the most successful track and field athletes using highly effective technique training and skill practice. Combining his unique approach with his training experience as a competitive athlete and 25 years as a professional coach, McGregor has developed a quality comprehensive speed program proven to elevate player performance.