Jeff is a professional drug-free bodybuilder and powerlifter. Through his informative and entertaining Youtube channel which has gathered a fan-base of over 1 million subscribers, Jeff aims to share the knowledge he has gathered through university education and field experience with others who are passionate about the science behind building muscle, losing fat and getting healthier.
He earned the title of Mr. Junior Canada for natural bodybuilding in 2012 and as a powerlifter, Jeff held the Canadian national record for the bench press in 2014. As a powerlifter, Jeff has claimed a 502 lb squat, 336 lb bench press and a 518 lb deadlift with an all time best Wilks score of 446.
With a Bachelor of Science degree in biochemistry, Jeff has gathered the requisite scientific knowledge to compliment his practical experience acquired through training and coaching. Jeff has coached women's bikini and men's bodybuilding national and provincial champions, professional natural bodybuilders and nationally and IPF Worlds qualified raw powerlifters. He has presented seminars on Block Periodization, concurrent training and nutrition and training for natural bodybuilding in academic settings including the 2014 Online Fitness Summit, the 2019 ultimate evidence-based conference (UEBC) and HAS guest lectured at the University of Iowa and lehamn college. He has aspirations of completing a PhD in exercise science or a related field.
Jeff currently lives in Kelowna, Canada where he is producing informative YouTube videos and podcasts.
Miguel Blacutt, CSCS
Miguel Blacutt is a coach, scientist, and educator with a burning passion for research. Miguel is a graduate student at Columbia University, where he studies Applied Physiology. He also conducts research in collaboration with the Yale School of Medicine. Prior to his graduate studies, Miguel earned a Bachelor of Science degree from McGill University and also became a Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist (CSCS). Miguel has done work for many of the top people in fitness, including: Dr. Layne Norton, Dr. Mike Israetel, Menno Henselmans, Alan Aragon, Holly Baxter, Jeff Nippard, Stephanie Buttermore and Renaissance Periodization. He is currently one of the four coaches at Team Revive Stronger. His main role is to assist Jeff with acquiring and interpreting the scientific research that goes into his videos. If you would like more science-based information from Miguel, please check out his Instagram: @MBlacutt
Max completed his undergraduate studies in Exercise Science at The Ohio State University, Class of 2018, where he also was a research assistant in Dr. William Kraemer’s lab. He is currently carrying out his Master’s in Sport and Exercise Nutrition at Loughborough University.
Patrick MacInnis is a professional natural men's physique competitor along with being a certified bodybuilding judge. Patrick is full time online fitness coach and has passion for evidence based fitness both as a coach & a competitor. (Patrick is a college drop out and the last job on his resume is iWorld. His education is subpar and the only word he knows is sus and to this very day thinks its proper English. He recently moved to Kelowna and didn't have a bed for a while but, most recently he bought bed. Patrick is also an aspiring eating competitor but, he only ate 46 nuggets which wasn't even half so he might drop out of that too and work at McDonald’s for the discount to buy more nuggets and practice, he's doesn't know tho)
Patrick turned pro in 2016 at the Natural Muscle Mayhem and won his most recent pro show at the Washington State Natural where he was coached by Jeff Nippard. Currently he is training towards hitting the stage again for his debut at Worlds.
Ali Gay, BBA
Ali Gay is Jeff’s virtual assistant. Whether it’s helping with customer service, creating website pages, or keeping calendars in order, she’s always down for a task. Ali received her Bachelor of Business Administration in Marketing from the University of Portland. Ali played sports throughout her childhood and early adulthood and always loved being active. She discovered weightlifting in college and that is also when she discovered Jeff and his science and research-driven YouTube videos. She followed along for years and when he posted about needing a virtual assistant, Ali hopped right on it. She has been working with Jeff for over a year and although her career focus is music and artist management in Nashville, Tennessee, she loves carving out time in her schedule to aid in assisting Jeff.
Jordan Rhodes, MBA, CIM
Jordan manages marketing for the STRCNG, INC. team. He has been doing digital marketing for brands for over six years and completed his Master's in Business Administration (MBA) in Marketing at the University of Wisconsin Oshkosh. He is currently pursuing his Master's in Management at Harvard University. Jordan is extremely passionate about fitness and has been training for almost a decade. He enjoys helping others learn more about living healthy lives and accomplishing their goals.
… isn’t actually doing a wheelie in that photo, it’s all digital magic. No seriously, he isn’t athletic. Like at all. Aaron is the lead web and graphic designer for Jeff. He’s the reason this site is so…beautiful and blue. Check out his work at www.aaron.glass (cool, right?)