Amanda joined Kong CrossFit in 2014 as a member and has since joined the coaching staff offering her own unique coaching eye. A graduate from Sacred Heart University with a Doctorate degree in Physical Therapy as well as years of experience as an orthopedic physical therapist - Amanda’s years of experience in that field lend itself to corrective movement analysis of those that she coaches.
In college, Amanda played Division 1 field hockey for the University of Maryland, Baltimore County (UMBC). She remains active in the sport, therefore, continues to coach youth field hockey teams in Fairfield County.
Her advanced training includes manual therapy, returns to sports, performance exercise, and Graston techniques for more immediate effects. As a triathlete and an avid runner, Amanda enjoys spends her free time training and coaching. She often competes in CrossFit, and besides that, she also competes in half marathons. She loves helping her clients reach their goals.