John Shackleton

MS, CSCS, SCCC, USAW, FMS 1+2, PN1

About John

My name is John Shackleton. In the training world I’m known as “Shack” or “Coach Shack.” I have served as the performance coach for the Villanova University Men’s Basketball Program for the last 6 years. I also consult with and train a diverse group of driven individual clients, including pro athletes, olympians, professionals and weekend warriors. For the past 20 years I have been immersed in fitness and human performance. I’m a fitness and nutrition enthusiast and I practice what I preach. That’s how I roll. Know that I have an insatiable appetite for knowledge and an aversion to complacency. My life’s work is simple —- be the best coach for my clients. If you’re satisfied with mediocrity, we’re probably not a good fit. If you want to flourish and are unwilling to settle f... more

My name is John Shackleton. In the training world I’m known as “Shack” or “Coach Shack.” I have served as the performance coach for the Villanova University Men’s Basketball Program for the last 6 years. I also consult with and train a diverse group of driven individual clients, including pro athletes, olympians, professionals and weekend warriors. For the past 20 years I have been immersed in fitness and human performance. I’m a fitness and nutrition enthusiast and I practice what I preach. That’s how I roll. Know that I have an insatiable appetite for knowledge and an aversion to complacency. My life’s work is simple —- be the best coach for my clients. If you’re satisfied with mediocrity, we’re probably not a good fit. If you want to flourish and are unwilling to settle for anything short of being your best, let’s do it together. Degrees: B.S. Temple University- Kinesiology, M.S. George Washington University- Exercise Science Professional Certifications: Certified Strength & Conditioning Specialist- NSCA, Strength & Conditioning Coach Certified- CSCCA, United States Weightlifting Club Coach- USAW, Functional Movement Screen- Levels 1 + 2, Precision Nutrition -Level, Active Isolated Stretching Practitioner.