Owner & Partner: TEAMOBRIEN Fitness & Nutrition Inc.
Born in Switzerland, raised in both the Netherlands and Canada, Dennis, with over 30 years experience, has had the unique experience of Training/Coaching Athletes from all over the world in many different Sports and has also had the opportunity to have worked with some ofthe worlds top High Performance Coaches and Trainers. Dennis has a B.P.H.E. from the University of Western Ontario, along with a Masters Study in “Human Bio-Chemistry” and a Secondary Masters study in “O.T.C. Pharmaceuticals and the High Performance Athlete” at Florida State University.
With the influence from his father, a two time Water Polo Olympian for the Netherlands, an Aquatics Director, Athletic Director and Professor at Queens University, Professional Water Polo Coach of 35 years and an inductee in the Queens University Hall of Fame, Dennis grew up excelling in many different sports including Competitive Speed Swimming, Diving, Water Polo, Trampoline, Gymnastics, Soccer, Football, Pole Vault, Martial Arts, and Body Building, earning him Provincial & National Championships in most.
Dennis started his coaching career 1981, at the young age of 17, coaching his own high schools girls’ Soccer team. Since then he has excelled and is known as one of the Canada’s top Strength & Nutrition Coaches, Over the past 30 years, Dennis has Coached/Trained 1,000’s of High Performance Athletes in many different Sport Disciplines as-well as Clients with personal goals. Dennis now mainly specializes as a Strength Coach & Nutrition Expert for TEAMOBRIEN Athletes and Clients.
“Never Let Your Competition Out-Train You”
“Pain, is Weakness leaving the Body… Pound for Pound, Every Rep Counts”