Power Monkey Camp Coaches

Power Monkey Camp Coaches are some of the world's most elite educators of Gymnastics, Olympic Weightlifting, Endurance, Kettlebell, Rowing, Jump Rope, and other technique based movements as well as physical therapy and nutrition. 

Dave Durante

NCAA All-American at Stanford University
Multiple x US National Champion
Multiple x World Team Member
2008 Olympic Team Member
Co-Owner of Power Monkey Fitness


vanessa mccoy

Owner of Peak Gymnastics & Fitness
US National Champion
World University Medalist
Medalist in the 2016 Olympic Test Event


Mike Cerbus

2011 American Open Champion
2012 Pan Am & Olympic
Qualification Teams
5x National Medalist


Jason Leydon

Owner/Head Coach CF Milford (2nd Team 2015 CF Games)
Coach to 30 CF Games Athletes, 9 Podium Finishers and 4 Teams


Chad Vaughn

9 x National Champion
American Record Holder (C&J and Master's snatch, C&J, and total) 
2 x Olympian


Dave Newman

Founder and CEO of Rx Smart Gear
Creator of the Rx Method
Innovator of Fitness Solutions



Fitness Industry Expert
Kettlebell Champion
Co-Founder 206 South Foundation
CrossFit Hinge



Level 10 Junior Olympic gymnast and was a track and field state champion
U.S. Army Warrior Fitness Team Member
Numerous Awards and Decorations for Military Leadership & Aviation Excellence.

Margaux Alvarez

7x CF Games Athlete
Fitness Coach @celestebyma

Work Hard Wine Down®


Lindsay Dare Shoop

Olympic Gold Medalist
US National Rowing Hall of Fame
3 x World Champion
5 x World Cup Medalist
Former World Record Holder
2 x NCAA All-American


Cheryl Haworth

3 x US Olympian
Olympic medalist, Youth Snatch World Record 
Record Holder,  all American and Pan American Records Super Heavy Weight Category


Emily Bridgers

Collegiate gymnast at the University of Georgia
5x CrossFit Games Individual Competitor
Co-owner CrossFit Terminus


Aisha Mitchell

Yoga Instructor–200hr YTT with Laughing Lotus
Professional dancer–credits including the Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater, The Lion King (Broadway) and Oklahoma! (Broadway) 

Jeff Martone

Subject Matter Expert for CF Kettlebell
Founder of Tactical Athlete
“Founding Fathers” of the Modern Kettlebell Movement in the United States


shane de frietas

2x NCAA All American on high bar
1996 Olympian for Barbados
Parallel bar skill innovator 'de Frietas'



Aerobic Capacity Trained
Lead Coach Paradiso CrossFit
Dedicated Fitness Trainer with Versatile Expertise


duke van vleet

2x NCAA Team Champion for Penn State
Cirque du Soleil performer, 8 years
Owner of CF Rising Wave


Dawn Fletcher

Mental Performance Specialist
MA - CSCS - CrossFit Level 3
Performance Coach to dozens of CrossFit Games athletes
Owner, DrivenMindTraining.com


Mike Molloy

Owner, M2 Performance Nutrition
PhD in Immunology
Coach to more than 50 CrossFit Regional and Games athletes


ryan schmidt

Professional Aerialist
Dancer on So You Think You Can Dance
Handstand Coach Power Monkey Fitness


Zach FIler

Lead trainer for CrossFit Kettlebell
Owner of CrossFit Hinge
Marathon Bent Press Record Holder


Dave Tilley

DPT, Board Certified Sports PT
Collegiate gymnast, Springfield College
Owner/CEO of Shift Movement Science


Dan Pope

DPT, Board Certified Orthopedic PT 
Collegiate Pole Vaulter
2x CrossFit Regional Competitor
Former National Champion Strongman
Owner/CEO of Fitness Pain Free


rika geyser

2x NCAA Champ (UW)
PAC 12 Rowing Team of the Century
Multiple x South African Champion
2008 Olympian
2x CrossFit Games Athlete