Johannesburg Biokineticists

STUART MCDADE

Stuart obtained his BA Human Movement Sciences degree from the Rand Afrikaans University in 2004 before completing an honours degree in Sport Science from the University of Johannesburg in 2005. He then further completed his studies with an honours degree in Biokinetics from the Nelson Mandela Metropolitan University in 2006.

After completing his internship in 2007 at the Centre for Diabetes and Endocrinology in Johannesburg, as well as the NMMU Biokinetics and High Performance Centre in Port Elizabeth, he travelled to Switzerland and the United Kingdom to pursue his goal of playing top level sport while at the same time working as a biokineticist and sport scientist at various health studios and high performance centres in both Geneva and London between 2008-2010.

In 2011, Stuart accompanied the South African Women’s hockey team as the biokineticist on their tours to Belgium, Holland and Ireland in preparation for the 2012 London Olympic Games. Stuart is a very keen sportsman and has represented Gauteng, Eastern Province as well as various national league teams overseas in hockey. He also represented the South African students team in 2006.

Other sporting interests include football, squash, cricket, tennis, rugby and various other ball sports. Stuart McDade Biokineticists was officially opened on 1st August 2010.

“I believe that a person’s health is the most valuable and important asset they will ever own and I strive to provide every client with the opportunity to achieve and maintain their best possible level of health and wellness through my dedicated and focused service. I also believe that no two people are the same and, therefore, I aim to get the best results for my clients through individualised assessment and programs that meet each individual’s specific needs. Through my in depth knowledge of the human anatomy and physiology and my passion for working with people, as well as use of the most up to date, high tech equipment, I believe that together we can achieve your goals.”

 

Areas of Speciality:

Stuart’s other qualifications:

  • First Aid qualified
  • Sports/full body Massage
  • Sports Strapping
  • Advanced course in Diabetes Health Care
  • Spinning Instructor
  • Register of Exercise Professionals level 3 advanced instructor (UK)
  • Member of Health Professions Council of South Africa (HPCSA) – Independent Practise (since 2007)