J. Aggabao serves as the Director of Education & Elite Football Performance. In his role as Director of Education, J. is responsible for the overall education of the sports performance staff. The education program features weekly in-service sessions with special guests and presentations, along with long-term projects which help to facilitate the continued development of the staff. As Director of Elite Football Performance, J. oversees all aspects of performance for MSA’s Elite Football programs. This includes the NFL Combine/Draft Prep, NFL Off-Season, and special projects.
Prior to his role at Mamba Sports Academy, J. served as the Head Strength & Conditioning Coach for the Toronto Argonauts of the Canadian Football League (2017-18). He was a member of the Argonauts team that won the 2017 Grey Cup Championship. From 2013-2017, J. was an Assistant Strength & Conditioning Coach for the St. Louis/Los Angeles Rams.
J. holds a Bachelor of Science in Kinesiology – Majoring in Movement Studies from Washington State University in 2010. In 2013 he earned a Master’s of Science in Exercise Physiology from Illinois State University. He is a Certified Strength & Conditioning Specialist through the National Strength & Conditioning Association. J. also holds certifications through USA Weightlifting and Reflexive Performance Reset.
A native of Talofofo, Guam, J. immigrated to the United States at 17. He is a U.S. Navy Veteran who served from 2002-2007.
Nate is one of the co-founding partners of Sports Academy and directs the elite performance programs in the facility. Nate also directly works with Sports Academy’s actor & entertainer program to develop role transformations and facilitates on sight training. Groups such as NETFLIX and WARNER BROS have contracted Nate as an onsite trainer. Nate also oversees and directs Sports Academy Tennis performance program. Nate became the head performance coach for Maria Sharapova in 2019.More about Nate
Zach is a Performance Coach here at Sports Academy and is a jack of all trades for us. He is an ex-collegiate athlete with a clinical background in rehabilitation which he uses to help all our clients reach their full potential.More about Zachary
Justin is a Performance Coach at Sports Academy and trains all variations of the population. He has certifications in corrective exercise, performance enhancement and CPR/AED. He is a former athlete and currently partakes in many extreme sports to maintain an active lifestyle.More about Justin
Justin Reading’s duty at Sports Academy is to guide people he comes in contact with while helping achieve their full potential in life. Whether the goal is Increasing Strength, Speed, Size, Fitness Level, or just simply decreasing pain and improving function, He enjoys helping them conquer their goals. He is constantly learning from members/athletes and co-workers and strives to always better himself as a person and coach. His certifications include NASM CPT/CES, IYCA HSS&CC, NSPA CSAC/CWPC, SFMA 1, and NREMT.More about Justin
Christine Yangson is a Performance Coach as well an assistant coach for the Girls VB 15-1s team. As one of the few female sports performance coaches at Sports Academy’s, Christine dedicates an extensive amount of time and personal research into performance training, mobility, plyometrics, and nutrition and teaches several Sports Academy classes including Jump Training. Christine’s love for the game has driven her passion for coaching volleyball since 2006 holding roles as both head and an assistant at the club and High School levels.More about Christine
Trevor is one of our Performance Coaches at Sports Academy. He is a Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist (CSCS) and is also certified in the Selective Functional Movement Assessment (SFMA). After playing Division I Football, Trevor returned to his hometown of Simi Valley and began working at Sports Academy where he found his passion in Sports Performance.More about Trevor