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Background Information

Employment History

Coach, Coach

International Youth Conditioning Association

//www.connacht-taekwondo.com/

Education

University College Galway

B.Sc.

National University of Ireland

B.Sc.

Chemistry and Biochemistry

National University of Ireland , Galway

Higher Diploma

Chemistry and Biochemistry

National University of Ireland , Galway

Master Ogbourne

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Coach of Distinction | IYCA - The International Youth Conditioning Association

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Shane Fitzgibbon

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Shane Fitzgibbon is a Strength and Conditioning coach, based in Galway, Ireland. He is a professional martial arts instructor and, as a retired athlete from this field, is a 6-time World Champion in Taekwon-do & Kickboxing.
Representing Ireland in European, Intercontinental, and World Championships, Shane has competed all over the World, e.g. Ghana, South Korea, Nigeria, Canada, Croatia, Germany, etc… amassing an impressive twenty World-medal tally. The 6th degree black belt in Taekwon-do has coached numerous Irish, British, European and World champions to success.
Holder of a B.Sc. from National University of Ireland, Galway, Shane has always had a passion for exercise and qualified as a gym instructor with ITEC in 2001. In the years that followed, Shane has been busy coaching his martial arts students as well teams and individuals from other sports. As well as obtaining National Certificate in Strength & Conditioning, Shane is Functional Movement Screening(FMS) certified and a member of the prestigious Register of Exercise Professionals Ireland (REPS Ireland). Shane is a also a member, in good standing, of the Irish Sports Coaches Institute (ISCI).
Shane came across the IYCA two years ago while researching educational sources to further his knowledge in the area of youth coaching. He is currently a Youth Fitness Specialist Level 3, Speed and Agility Specialist, Kettlebell Instructor, Olympic Lift Instructor, Youth Nutrition Specialist, Resistance Band Instructor, and High School S&C Coach, as certified by the IYCA. Not one to be satisfied with his current level of knowledge, Shane has enjoyed attending seminars and learning directly from two key IYCA contributors, Mike Robertson and Wil Fleming, as well as Mike Boyle, and others.
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As well as teaching martial arts classes, Shane coaches young people from a wide variety of sports. He is very diligent in improving their fundamental movement skills and physical literacy, as this has a direct bearing on all movement capacities and sporting attributes.
In 2012, Shane authored the highly acclaimed book, "Training and Optimal Health for Sports", which is available from Amazon, and the dedicated site www.trainingandoptimalhealth.com In it, he has shared twenty years of experience training and competing at the highest levels of his sport as well as the secrets of his longevity, not having retired from competition until 38, a double World Champion that year.


Welcome to Connacht Taekwon-do Schools - The Instructors

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Mr Shane Fitzgibbon (5th dan)


Mr. Shane Fitzgibbon (5th ...

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Mr. Shane Fitzgibbon (5th dan)

Mr. Shane Fitzgibbon has been instrumental in spreading IUTF Taekwon Do throughout Galway and the west of Ireland.He is the second of Mr. Dalton's students to be promoted to 5th Dan black belt and is a member of the IUTF Executive Committee.Mr. Fitzgibbon is a graduate of University College Galway (science) and is also a qualified sports instructor with ITEC.He is the host of the annual Connaught Championships and is particularly proud of his new crop of junior students who have come to feature prominently at a national level since 2000.
He has featured as an author in Irish Fighter magazine and most recently ,has been commissioned to produce a column on exercise & health in Galway First newspaper
As a competitor, Mr. Fitzgibbon is currently the captain of the Irish Senior Male Team and has also represented Europe three times winning gold on each occassion.He has won ten World medals in the space of seven years - four of them gold.


IUTF Contacts

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IUTF Promotions Officer: Mr. Shane Fitzgibbon, 4th Degree Black BeltIUTF Executive Officer: Mr. Tom O' Sullivan, 3rd Degree Black Belt


Coach of the Year | IYCA - The International Youth Conditioning Association

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Shane Fitzgibbon

...
Shane Fitzgibbon is a Strength and Conditioning coach, based in Galway, Ireland. He is a professional martial arts instructor and, as a retired athlete from this field, is a 6-time World Champion in Taekwon-do & Kickboxing. Representing Ireland in European, Intercontinental, and World Championships, Shane has competed all over the World, e.g. Ghana, South Korea, Nigeria, Canada, Croatia, Germany, etc… amassing an impressive twenty World-medal tally. The 6th degree black belt in Taekwon-do has coached numerous Irish, British, European and World champions to success.
Holder of a B.Sc. from National University of Ireland, Galway, Shane has always had a passion for exercise and qualified as a gym instructor with ITEC in 2001. In the years that followed, Shane has been busy coaching his martial arts students as well teams and individuals from other sports. As well as obtaining National Certificate in Strength & Conditioning, Shane is Functional Movement Screening(FMS) certified and a member of the prestigious Register of Exercise Professionals Ireland (REPS Ireland). Shane is a also a member, in good standing, of the Irish Sports Coaches Institute (ISCI). Shane came across the IYCA two years ago while researching educational sources to further his knowledge in the area of youth coaching. He is currently a Youth Fitness Specialist Level 3, Speed and Agility Specialist, Kettlebell Instructor, Olympic Lift Instructor, Youth Nutrition Specialist, Resistance Band Instructor, and High School S&C Coach, as certified by the IYCA. Not one to be satisfied with his current level of knowledge, Shane has enjoyed attending seminars and learning directly from two key IYCA contributors, Mike Robertson and Wil Fleming, as well as Mike Boyle, and others.
...
As well as teaching martial arts classes, Shane coaches young people from a wide variety of sports. He is very diligent in improving their fundamental movement skills and physical literacy, as this has a direct bearing on all movement capacities and sporting attributes.
In 2012, Shane authored the highly acclaimed book, "Training and Optimal Health for Sports", which is available from Amazon, and the dedicated site www.trainingandoptimalhealth.com In it, he has shared twenty years of experience training and competing at the highest levels of his sport as well as the secrets of his longevity, not having retired from competition until 38, a double World Champion that year.

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