Javad Bakhshinejad

Javad Bakhshinejad

Javad Bakhshinejad has a MS in Kinesiology from Seattle University and was a Strength Coach in the athletic department. He was a competitive bodybuilder for 8 years, and he later transitioned to competitive powerlifting for 4 years. Currently, he has his own personal coaching business, where he works with powerlifters and bodybuilders. You can connect with him on Facebook or LinkedIn.
  • Education:
    • Master of Science in Kinesiology from Seattle University
    • PhD student at Springfield College
  • Certification: Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist from NSCA

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