13. Jun


Podcast with Nick Tumminello

Nick Tumminello is known as the "Trainer of Trainers." He's the owner of Performance University, which provides practical education for fitness professionals worldwide. Nick has worked with a variety of clients from NFL athletes to professional MMA fighters, bodybuilders & figure models to exercise enthusiasts, and currently trains a select group of clients in Fort Lauderdale, FL. He is also a fitness expert for ReebokONE, has produced 15 DVDs, and is a regular contributor to several major fitness magazines. Check out Nick's products, seminar schedule, and blog at his website.

In this podcast, Nick and I discussed evidence based practice and critical thinking.

Some of the topics we discuss:

  1. What is evidence based practice all about?
  2. What are some of the issues that are observed in the fitness industry today?
  3. Do trainers need the science when they know what works for their clients?
  4. How do you learn to filter thru what is solid information and what is not?




About the author:

Juma Iraki

Juma Iraki is a certified Personal Trainer and holds a Bachelor degree in Nutrition Sciences. He has also completed the IOC Diploma in Sports Nutrition through the International Olympic Committee and is currently doing his Masters degree in Sports Nutrition at The University of Stirling.

He is the CEO of Iraki Nutrition AS and Head of Nutrition at AFPT where he lectures in Sports Nutrition. He also works as a business consultant for Proteinfabrikken in Norway and as a sports nutritionist for the National Judo Federation in Norway.