Dr. Jeff Godin earned his Ph.D. in Exercise Science/ Kinesiology at the University of Connecticut and his MS in Exercise Science/ Human Performance at Bridgewater State College. Jeff is certified by the American College of Sports Medicine, the National Strength and Conditioning Association, and the International Society for Sports Nutrition. He has worked in the field for 22 years as a fitness director and personal trainer. Jeff is an Associate Professor at Fitchburg State University where he also serves as the Chairperson for the Department of Exercise and Sports Science.
Jeff is the Director of Spartan Coaching. Starting in early November, 2012 Spartan Race will have a fitness certification for mud and obstacle racing available nationwide. Check SpartanCoaches.com frequently for the most recent updates.
Jeff has competed in and finished over 20 ultra-endurance events, including the :Leadville 100 and Tahoe 100 endurance runs, the Spartan Beast, Ironman Lake Placid and Coeur D’Alene, and numerous other Spartan Race events, marathons, adventure races and mountain bike marathons.