MEET OUR INCREDIBLE TRAINERS
Owner / Head Coach
Benny first opened the doors to Soul Rebel Athletics in March 5th 2011. Since then Soul Rebel has quickly become one of the premier CrossFit facilities in Victoria, under his tutelage and care. Benny feels that there is no greater reward than helping others achieve their fitness and overall health goals. Benny’s personal experiences with this form of training and lifestyle has been life altering for him in a magnitude of positive ways, and he only wishes to pass on what he has learnt and benefited from, to each and every person that walks through our doors.
Owner / Head Coach Thornbury
Ben started training at our Greensborough facility in January 2012. Having studied Exercise Science and managing gyms, Ben had a lot of experience managing and coaching members. With all his past experience, Ben was the perfect partner in moving forward with a new business in Thornbury. Since opening Thornbury in June 2013, Ben has created a tight-knit and friendly community, with emphasis on form and technique.
General Manger Thornbury/Coach
Aliy started as a member in 2012 and quickly fell in love with CrossFit and the community around it. She brings fun and excitement to every class she coaches. As well as leading the way in our member services department, as General Manager at Thornbury. Aliy is a very technical coach and will help you perfect your fitness while having a great experience. A great asset to the team and loved by all.
General Manager Greensborough/Coach
Alvin loves CrossFit and is one of our newest members to the team, coming on as General Manager & coach at Greensborough. He is one of the friendliest people you will ever meet which comes across in his coaching. He loves the Olympic lifts and loves to help others improve in them more. He has become a big part of our team in such a short space of time.
Elliot was a member with us since almost the beginning and in that time quickly demonstrated his ability as a great athlete. Having Elliot join us on the coaching staff has been a fantastic addition; he is super friendly with the members and has a keen eye for technique. With his loud booming voice, and his positive, robust energy, Elliot makes classes and PT’s with him exceptionally fun, whilst constantly working to better our members and his clients. Elliot is consistently working on himself as an athlete, and brings his experiences and expertise to every class he coaches.
Scott has a great background in fitness, he has been a PT for a number of years now and has run his own outdoor training business in the past. Scott is great with members and loves a good yarn, he takes a very keen interest in everyone in his classes and is keen to pass on his knowledge.
Iron Lion Barbell Coach
JACK YAYA ODONGO
Jack is our Weightlifting coach at Greensborough. Having represented Kenya at the Commonwealth Games and World Championships, he is an amazing asset and a wealth of knowledge. He can often be seen dancing away in warmups with his classes with a massive smile on his face.
Iron Lion Barbell Coach
Asher is the youngest member of the team and our Weightlifting coach at Thornbury. He is an overachiever at anything he puts his mind to, be it weightlifting, Judo or his first love of Opera. He is very enthusiastic in class and will help in any way he can. His classes are always full of all levels of lifters having as much fun as possible.