About Andrew Barr

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Andrew Barr MSc, CEP, CSCS

Biography

Andrew Barr is a strength coach and personal trainer based in Ottawa and working with clients all over the world as an online coach.

Andrew graduated from McGill University with a Bachelor of Science in Kinesiology and from York University with a Master of Fitness Science. He is certified as a Strength and Conditioning Coach and Exercise Physiologist.

Andrew has worked as a Strength and Conditioning Coach for University and College Basketball teams, as well as with Canada Basketball athletes. He uses strength training to support athletes’ development and to help them stay injury-free.

Andrew has worked in cardiac rehabilitation, was formerly the Head Lifestyle Coach at an Integrative Medicine Clinic and often works with seniors in his private practice. He helps older adults maintain functional independence and to manage or prevent lifestyle-related chronic disease. He strives to help all of his clients discover their true strength potential. 

His professional goal is to make effective training available to everyone who wants to do the work. He does this through his own coaching, mentoring trainers, and through his blog and online courses.

Qualifications

BACHELORS OF SCIENCE IN KINESIOLOGY – MCGILL UNIVERSITY

MASTERS OF FITNESS
SCIENCE – YORK
UNIVERSITY

CERTIFIED EXERCISE PHYSIOLOGIST

CERTIFIED STRENGTH AND CONDITIONING COACH