BSc., (Honours) Kinesiology, York University
MSc S&C, Limerick Institute of Technology (LIT)
Kiri is a Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist (CSCS). After finishing her Honours B.Sc. specializing in Kinesiology and Health Sciences at York University in 2015, Kiri attended LIT-Limerick Institute of Technology in Ireland, to complete her Masters in Strength and Conditioning. For her dissertation, she conducted a motor learning study investigating video analysis and the hockey shot.
Prior to S&C Coaching at CSIO Kiri worked in the private sector at TPA Sports (mainly coaching ice hockey players of various levels). During Kiri’s undergrad, she spent 3 years working at the York Varsity Centre training athletes of all inter-university sports. Kiri played competitively for the York Lions Ice Hockey Team (2010-2015), and for the New Zealand National Women’s Hockey Team (2008-2014). In March 2017, Kiri was the Assistant Coach for the New Zealand National Women’s Ice Hockey Team at the IIHF World Championship.
Kiri is a Certified Performance Coach specializing in mental skills and motivational techniques. Kiri helps athletes develop personal strategies for overcoming roadblocks to help them attain their peak performance.
- National Strength and Conditioning Association – Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist