Our Coaching Staff
Meet our certified and experienced coaching staff!
Kurt roderick,MA, CSCS, USAW-L2, CF-L3
Kurt is the head coach of the weightlifting club and has been involved in the sport of weightlifting for over 6 years. He has coached and lifted at national level meets, and has led our team to a national level championship at the American Open Series in 2017. He also sits on the Executive Board of the Metropolitan LWC.
sean collins, CSCS, USAPL Club Coach
Sean is the head coach of the powerlifting club. He is a national level lifter himself, and has successfully coached numerous top 10 national level competitors. Recently he led our club to Best Male and Female Team at the 2018 New York State Championships.
Kaleb burnett, CSCS, USAW-L2
Kaleb leads our strength and conditioning classes AND our weightlifting classes in the mornings. Kaleb offers excellent coaching and programming to many of our morning athletes during the week.
Sarah Cascarino, USAW-L2
Sarah has coached numerous athletes at the National Championships, American Open Series, and various local meets. She has assisted at countless USAW clinics and seminars. She is awesome addition to our Sunday team.
GINELLE WYNTER, USAW-L1
Ginelle was one of the first members of the Murder of Crows Barbell Club back in 2013. Since the beginning Ginelle has always gone above and beyond. She has been fearless on the competition platform and dedicated in her support of her lifters as a coach.
NIKHIL THOMAS, USapl cLUB cOACH
Nikhil is USA Powerlifting competitor, club coach and state referee. His knowledge about the sport is unparalleled, and his precision with meet prep nutrition is legendary.