KETTLEBELL SPORT QUALIFICATIONS
Qualified Personal Trainer (Cert IV), and Group Exercise Instructor
Steve Cotter Workshop
Anton Anasenko Certification (2014)
GS Judge course (IKMF & WKSF)
LEARNING FROM KETTLEBELL SPORT WORLD CHAMPIONS
Vasily Ginko (2010), Sergey Rachinskiy (2010, 2011 Russia to present in person and online training), Sergey Rudnev (2011 Russia, Australia 2012 , Australia 2014, Australia 2015), Denis Vasilev (2011 & 2013), Anton Anasenko (2014), Ivan Denisov (2017) plus more.
In 2010 I engaged the services of an online Russian coach Sergey Rachinskiy to specialize in kettlebell sport as both an athlete and coach.
LEARNING FROM AKI INSTRUCTOR (Kettlebell Fitness Hard Style & strong man odd object lifting, and Kettlebell juggling)
Phil Kourbatski (2008 – 2011)
In 2008 I started training with a Russian coach in Australia, learning all aspects of Kettlebell Lifting for kettlebell fitness, kettlebell juggling, and in addition odd object lifting for strength and conditioning.
Kettlebell Athletica Team
Fitness & Sport Career Workshops / Certifications / Business Timeline
1992 – 2004
Accredited Group fitness trainer and Aerobics instructor in several gyms around Melbourne including Body Power, Body World, Athletique Health Club, Five Star Gym plus many more.
Returned to fitness industry as accredited Personal Trainer / JZM Personal Training business
Certificate III & IV in Fitness – International Institute of Training Australia
Registered with Kinect Australia in the following categories
JZM Personal training, group fitness training with Kettlebells for fitness at local gyms in Melbourne including Recreation gym in Armadale.
Certified Australian Ketttlebell Instructor (AKI)
Fullfilled the rules governing the scheme on the date including practical and passing the test on 6/7/2008.
July – Following completing the Kettlebell Instructor Certification (AKI), I continued personal training under guidance of my first coach Phil Kourbatski who was one of the AKI Certification Instructors for over 4 years b/w 2008 – 2012.
Aug – Setup JZM personal training business into company JZM Pty Ltd / Trading as Kettlebell Athletica
Aug – Kettlebell Athletica founder Jad Marinovic signs official commercial lease and opened Australia’s 1st commercial kettlebell gym in Prahran Melbourne
Dec – International Kettlebell Fitness Federation (IKFF) Workshop with Steve Cotter in Melbourne .
Jan – Official Launch of Kettlebell Athletica gym
2009 Manufactured Kettlebell Athletica brand of Kettlebells for fitness and Sport in four different styles (Competiton, Classic Fitness, Vinyl in black and colour in 2 kg increments)
2009 Launched Kettlebell Athletica Accredited workshop – Introduction to Kettlebells Training Workshop.
Developed and presented Kettlebell Fitness Accredited Professional Development Program for trainers and fitness enthusiasts offering 2 PDP/s presented by Kettlebell Athletica .
Feb – Hosted GSAA Melbourne Regional hosted by Jad Marinovic at Kettlebell Athletica Gym included GS Training workshop. Click here for history as organiser/promoter 2010-2019
Oct – IUKL-IKSA National Girevoy Sport L1 & L2 Certification with Vasily GInko hosted by Jad Marinovic at Kettlebell Athletica Gym in Melbourne IKSA coaches.
International Kettlebell and strength Training Academy
Nov – Competed in 1st international event and represented Australia at the AKC Classic in Las Vegas under guidance of HCR Sergey Rachinskiy ! Click here for athlete achievements.
Dec – Sponsored Australia’s 1st GSAA National Championship (GSAA) hosted by Jad Marinovic at Kettlebell Athletica. Click here for history as organiser/promoter 2010-2019
2011 IKSFA Kettlebell Sport Coach Certificate in Russia
International Kettlebell Sport Fitness Academy
2012- IKSFA Kettlebell Sport Coach Certificate
International Kettlebell Sport Fitness Academy
2013 – Ketacademy Kettlebell Sport Coach Certificate
Kettlebell Endurance and Training Academy (June & December)
Kettlebell Endurance and Training Academy (hosted/organised in 2013, 2014, 2016, 2017,and 2018)
2012 December – Ketacademy Kettlebell Sport Training Days with world champion Denis Vasilev
Australia’s 1st Master of Sport with 24 kg judged by HCR Denis Vasilev.
2014 – RGSA Kettlebell Sport Coach Workshop
December – Russian Girevoy Sport Academy
2016 Official IKMF Judge Certificate
International Kettlebell Marathon Federation
2017 Physical Activity Austalia National Fitness Registration renewal
This is to certify that I have satisfied the Physical Australia Exercise Professional Registratoin requirements.
2017 First Aid Institute Australia Update
First Aid statement of attainment is used by a Registered Training orgnaisation when an individual has completed one ormore units of competency from nationally recognised qualification (s) course.
Kettlebell Athletica Level 1 Introduction to Kettlebell Training accredited course renewal.
Kettlebell Athletica Kettlebell Fitness Accredited Professional Development Program renewal for trainers and fitness enthusiasts offering 2 PDP/s presented by Kettlebell Athletica . Updated Physical Activity Australia National Fitness Registraton certificate. Acc No: KA1696
2018 Official WKSF Judge Certificate
World Kettlebell Sport Federation Judges
Note: Time line in progress.