Matt Barnauskas comes to The Spot Athletics with a great education and a plethora of knowledge. He was a high school and collegiate club swimmer continues to stay active in the sport today.
He has four years of swim coaching experience with children and adults of all ages and has participated in numerous half marathons and triathlons around the Ohio area.
Matt obtained his bachelors degree in Exercise Science in the spring of 2010 from The Ohio State University. During Matt’s senior year at Ohio State he interned with J.L. Holdsworth, owner of The Spot Athletics, where he gained valuable knowledge and experience in the areas of strength and conditioning. After graduating from OSU he returned to his hometown of Mentor, OH where he ran camps for youth athletes and began taking graduate level coursework in Exercise Science at Cleveland State University. Matt returned to Columbus to join J.L. at The Spot Athletics in September of 2011. Matt’s holistic approach to training makes him a perfect fit for The Spot Athletics.