Brendan Murphy, MSc., CSCS, ASCC

Brendan Murphy
Job Title: 
Strength & Conditioning
Disciplines: 
Strength & Conditioning
Education: 

BSc. (Hons) Sport and Exercise Physiology, University of Central Lancashire

MSc. Physical Activity and Population Health, University of Ulster

Biography: 

Brendan is a Strength and Conditioning Coach at CSIO currently involved with Cycling Canada providing strength and conditioning support to their national and international track athletes. He holds a Bachelors Degree in Sport and Exercise Physiology (2009) and a Masters Degree from the University of Ulster (2010). He brings experience of having previously worked with teams within the Gaelic Athletic Association, English Super League Rugby, English League one soccer, Olympic and collegiate athletes at Simon Fraser University, as well as implementing youth development programs to successful international junior track and field athletes.

Professional Affiliations: 
  • UKSCA – Accredited Strength and Conditioning Coach
  • National Strength and Conditioning Association Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist
Research Interests: 
  • Stretch shortening cycle demands and trainability
  • Oxygen kinetics and motor unit recruitment