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THE OWNER

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Dave Napper

Owner & Operator of Brisbane North Barbell.

Business started Feb 2014.

Gym opened Sep 2014.

Gym moved to BNB v2 October 2015.

Gym moved to BNB v3 December 2017.

Competitive Strongman (2014 - Present)

Competitive Powerlifter with Powerlifting Australia (2014 - Present)

Best raw lifts in sanctioned Powerlifting Australia meets:

320kg squat

187.5kg bench press

331kg deadlift (previous Australian record for 120+kg weight class)

  • Personal Trainer: Certificate 3 & 4 in Fitness

  • Qualified, Registered & Insured Nutritionist: Bachelor of Health Science (Nutritional Medicine)

  • Powerlifting Australia coach & referee and USAPL & APL referee

  • Australia Strength & Conditioning coach

  • Master Functional Trainer

  • Blue card

  • Completed 40+ courses/workshops covering kettlebells, boxing, powerlifting, strongman and much more (full list below)

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