Meet the professionals

Oliver and the rest of the iBodz team - Richard, Julia, Lee, David, Tanya and Candida are here to help you achieve your health and fitness goals.

In addition to being regular contributors to the Article Bank, they have helped the iBodz success stories achieve their own personal exercise goals.

Oliver West

  • Oliver westOccupation: Director of iBodz and Personal Trainer
  • Qualifications: Dip. Personal Training, Dip. Sports Massage Therapy, Nutrition for Sports & Fitness, Bosu Instructor, National Pool Lifeguard, First Aid
  • Likes: Food, exercise and extreme sports
  • Dislikes: Baked beans
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Candida Mead

Candida Mead

  • Occupation: Personal Trainer and Body Control Pilates Instructor
  • Qualifications: Dip. Personal Training, Dip. Sports Massage Therapy, Boxercise Instructor, C.H.E.K Institute Certificate in Scientific Core Conditioning, Pilates
  • Specialities: Natal Fitness
  • Likes: Skiing, the sun, food & wine
  • Dislikes: Untidyness & coffee

Richard Husseiny

Richard Husseiny

  • Occupation: Sports Therapist, Strength & Conditioning Coach
  • Qualifications: MSc Strength & Conditioning (completed 2010), BSc Hons Sports Therapy, FA Diploma Treatment & Management of injuries, London School of Sports Massage, YMCA Personal Trainer, First Aid
  • Specialities: Sports Injury Treatment & Management
  • Likes: Food, exercise and extreme sports
  • Dislikes: Watermelon
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Tanya Stocken

Tanya Stocken

  • Occupation: Nutritional Coach and Natural Health Practitioner
  • Qualifications: Diplomas in Natural, Clinical and Sports Nutrition; Flower Essences, Performance Coaching and Biochemic Tissue Salts. Also qualified to practice kinesiology, Hopi Ear Candle therapy and Indian Head Massage. Member of Complementary Medical Association.
  • Likes: Food, cats and beer!
  • Dislikes: Rudeness and soap operas
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  • Occupation: Self-Employed Sports Rehabilitator & Personal Trainer
  • Qualifications: BSc(Hons) Sports Rehabilitation, NASM L2 Health & Fitness, Coach, NASM L3 Certified Personal Trainer, Fitness Wales Level 3 Pilates, Teacher, Post Degree Diploma Sport & Remedial Massage (BTEC level 5), Cert. In Performance Stability – Golf Matrix, Nautilus Academy Cert. in Weight Management & Express Workouts, Emergency First Aid qualified
  • Likes: Going to the gym, swimming, Pilates, surfing, golf, reading, watching movies & watching rugby and ice hockey
  • Dislikes: Bad drivers
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David Robertson

David Robertson

  • Occupation: Personal Trainer
  • Qualifications: ISSA Certified Fitness Trainer, Advanced SAQ Trainer, IKFF Certified Kettlebell Teacher, Certified MMA Conditioning Coach, IYCA Youth Fitness Spacialist, Ultimate Sandbag L.I.F.T. Specialist
  • Specialities: Kettlebells, Sandbags and anything else unconventional!
  • Likes: Nasty Workouts, Rugby, Martial Arts, Movies, Reading
  • Dislikes: Excuses
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