Yousef Ziu

Head Coach

Yousef is the General Manager at Crossfit Access. Holding a degree in Sport & Exercise science, Yousef worked as a UKSCA accredited Strength & Conditioning Coach for 5 years at Leeds Metropolitan University and has a wealth of experience in Sports Performance and Injury

Rehabilitation across many sporting disciplines.

Having worked for British Weightlifting (BWL) as Regional Talent Development coach, Yousef specialises in coaching Olympic Weightlifting and holds a BWL Level 1 & 2 and AWF Level 1 & 2 Coaching qualification.

Throughout his time working for BWL he gained experience coaching at International Level at the Tri-Nation competition in Norway. Yousef established and managed a Northern Regional Lifting League in the UK, as well as Leeds City Weightlifting Club, which he still maintains and has a number of lifters at International levels.

Yousef is a qualified Crossfit Trainer and has worked as a Crossfit trainer at Crossfit Leeds in the UK before moving to Australia in 2017. His other qualifications and knowledge include Taping and Strapping, a Level 3 Diploma in Sports Massage, and Level 2 Gym Instructor. Yousef is extremely passionate about coaching and helping people accomplish their goals.