Stephen Mckenzie, BSc, BA

Biography

Stephen Mckenzie is a Personal Trainer at Cleveland Clinic Canada and a certified Level 4+ Master Trainer. Mr. Mckenzie has decades of experience in the field of training, postural correction and post-surgical rehabilitation.

Mr. Mckenzie has been fascinated by the science of movement for as long as he can remember. He decided to turn his passion into a career and obtained a Bachelor of Science in Kinesiology from the University of Guelph. A lifelong learner, Mr. Mckenzie is always searching for new information that can allow his patients to live a pain free and energetic lifestyle. He holds both a Can Fit Pro certification as well as a functional movement screening (FMS) certification and has completed numerous mental coaching courses.

Mr. Mckenzie is particularly interested in strength and conditioning and has personally competed in six word championship power lifting competitions. He is a nine time provincial power lifting champion, a seven time national champion and he brought home a silver medal at the 2002 Pan Am Games in Chicago.

When he’s not training patients, Mr. Mckenzie enjoys playing music, fishing and of course, working out.

Education/Training

Bachelor of Science (Honours)
University of Guelph
Kinesiology
Guelph, ON
Bachelor of Arts
University of Guelph
Performance Jazz Saxophone
Guelph, ON

Certifications

  • Can Fit Pro certification
  • Resistance training specialist
  • FMS - Functional movement screening certification
  • Strength and muscle testing certification from Dr. Kinakin 
  • Master CPR training
  • Mental coaching courses
  • Injury prevention and joint maintenance- Swiss
  • Upper and lower body muscle testing

Specialty Interests

  • Strength and Conditioning
  • Postural correction
  • Post-surgical rehab