Our Team

david bwREPS MANAGER & HEAD TRAINER

David De Rose    Age: 33

Coaching Credentials

  • National Level 3 Olympic Weightlifting Coach
  • National Level 2 Strength and Conditioning Coach
  • State Level 2 Athletics Coach (Sprints and Hurdles)
  • Level 1 CrossFit Coach
  • Certificate III and IV in Fitness (Personal Training)
  • Australian Sports Commission Play For Life Coach
  • Thump Boxing certified trainer

Coaching Experience

  • REPS Fitness & Performance Head Trainer (2008-16)
  • Melbourne Storm Rugby League Club U/20 Strength and Conditioner (2006/7)
  • Brisbane Broncos Rugby League Club  Junior Development Assistant Strength Coach (2007/8)
  • Norths Rugby League Club Queensland Cup (Brisbane Broncos Feeder Club) Strength and Conditioner (2006/7)
  • St Joseph's Nudgee College Strength and Conditioning Coach and Gymnasium Manager (2003-8)
  • Queensland Weightlifting Association Head and Assistant Coach at National Championships (2004-8)
  • North Brisbane Weightlifting Association Head Coach (2008)
  • Cairns Green Ants Weightlifting Club Head Coach (2009/12)
  • North Queensland Cowboys' Olympic Weightlifting Coaching Advisor - 2012-13

Sporting Achievements & Interests

  • Represented Australia six times at International Weightlifting Events
  • 2007 Weightlifting World Cup: Apia, Samoa
  • 2005 World University Championships: Marylands, USA
  • 2004 World University Championships: Pavia, Italy
  • 2004 Commonwealth and Oceania Championships: Suva, Fiji
  • 2003 Commonwealth and Oceania Championships: Nuku'alofa, Tonga
  • 2002 Junior Oceania Championships: Melbourne, Australia
  • Five time Australian Senior and Junior Weightlifting Champion
  • 2007 Qld Weightlifting Championships Best Lifter
  • 2015 NQ Weightlifter Championships Best Lifter
  • Current Qld Weightlifting Record Holder - 62kg Class - Snatch, Clean & Jerk, Total
  • Broke all Australian U/23 67.5kg class Powerlifting Records (1999)

 

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Justice Fletcher     Age: 21

Coaching Credentials

  • Certificate III and IV in Fitness (Personal Training)
  • Olympic Weightlifting Level 1 Sports Power Coach

Coaching/Work Experience

  • REPS Fitness & Performance Trainer (2014-16)
  • Olympic Weightlifting Referee (2010-16)

Sporting Achievements & Interests

  • NQ Junior Weightlifting Champion (2015)
  • Qld Junior Weightlifting Championships - 3rd Place (2015)
  • Qld All-Schools Weightlifting Champion (2010-12)
  • REPS CrossFit Cairns Summer Series RX'D Team Champions (2013)
  • South Pacific Tae Kwon Do Black Belt (First Dan) 2009
  • South Pacific Tae Kwon Do Assistant Instructor 2009-2012

 

 

 

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Melinda Janke     Age: 29

Coaching Credentials

  • Certificate III and IV in Fitness (Personal Training)
  • Olympic Weightlifting Level 1 Sports Power Coach
  • Level 1 CrossFit Coach

Coaching/Work Experience

  • REPS Fitness & Performance Trainer (2012-16)
  • Olympic Weightlifting Referee (2010-16)

Sporting Achievements & Interests

  • Youth National Weightlifting Champion (2002-4)
  • Junior National Weightlifting Champion (2003-6)
  • Youth Qld Weightlifting Champion (2002-4)
  • Junior Qld Weightlifting Champion (2003-6)
  • Open National Weightlifting Championships - 3rd Place (2006)
  • Open National Weightlifting Championships - 2nd Place (2005)

 

 

 

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Kandyce Kaczmarek     Age: 24

Coaching Credentials

  • Certificate III and IV in Fitness (Personal Training)
  • Thump Boxing certified trainer

Coaching/Work Experience

  • REPS Fitness & Performance Trainer (2012-16)
  • Assisting with Group Fitness and Boot Camp classes (2012)

Sporting Achievements & Interests

  • Cairns Oztag Player (2007-2010)
  • CDRL Junior Rugby League Player (1999-2002)

 

 

 

 

 

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David Giordimaina     Age: 49

Coaching Credentials

  • Certificate III in Fitness (Gym Instructor)
  • Olympic Weightlifting Level 1 Sports Power Coach

Coaching/Work Experience

  • REPS Fitness & Performance Trainer (2015-16)
  • Assisting with Group Fitness and Boot Camp classes (2011-15)
  • Commando Steve Binna Burra Mountain Lodge Boot Camp Participant (2011-12)

Sporting Achievements & Interests

  • Torture in the Tropics CrossFit Competition - Masters Team Division - 3rd Place (2016)
  • Blue September 5km Race - 2nd Place in 20:20 (2015)
  • CrossFit Take Charge Masters Competition - 1st Place (2015)
  • REPS Rumble CrossFit Competition - Masters Division - 1st Place (2015)
  • Torture in the Tropics CrossFit Competition - Masters Team Division - 1st Place (2015)
  • Australian Masters League - Cairns CrossFit Competition - Partners Division - 2nd Place (2015)
  • REPS CrossFit Summer Series - Rd 3 Scaled Team - 2nd Place (2014)
  • REPS CrossFit Summer Series - Rd 2 Scaled Team - 1st Place (2013)
  • Pete's Bridge Triathlon - Masters Division - 2nd Place (2012)
  • Yorkeys Knob Triathlon - 2nd Place (2011)
  • Lake Placid Triathlon - 3rd Place (2010)