David's interest in developing athletes can be traced back to his
experience as a football and track athlete in high school and in college where he
was active in football and boxing.
He received a football scholarship to Valparaiso University where he played both cornerback and quarterback.
It was there that he
true passion and talent for facilitating athletic development and made the decision to transfer to Iowa State University
While at ISU playing quarterback, he became the assistant strength coach under Steve Ballanger.
David received his degree in Exercise and Sport Science with a minor in coaching.
David has since founded two highly specialized performance enhancement facilities and has become a member of the United States Weight Lifting Association and The National Strength and Conditioning Association.
has held certifications as a Strength and Conditioning
Specialist, Sports Performance Coach, Performance Enhancement Specialist and as a Youth Fitness Specialist for over 15 years.
has worked with athletes of all developmental ages and levels.
experience, knowledge, and passion, he
has developed a unique protocol for Athletic Development through years of research and refined training techniques.
This protocol continues to show amazing results in each individual, giving each athlete the ability to achieve levels of performance they thought were unattainable.
currently resides in Waxhaw, NC with his
wife, Justine and four children: Dawson, Jacob, Faith and Noah.
During this time Ike trained extensively with David
and reached new levels of conditioning and performance.