Fitness Expert Odhran McCorry To Be Strength Coach For Paracycling Champion Chris Burns

Odhran McCorry, Newry fitness expert, has signed on to become the Strength Coach for Irish National Paracycling Champion Chris Burns

Newry, UK – December 14, 2012 – Odhran McCorry, founder and owner of Personal Best PT in Newry, will be the Strength Coach for Irish National Paracycling Champion Chris Burns. Odhran McCorry has distinguished himself as a leading Personal Trainer and Strength Coach in Northern Ireland. This has lead to Chris, who suffers from Cerebral Palsy, headhunting McCorry to repeat the same magic he cast at Kilcoo GAC this year. In his first year as Strength Coach for Kilcoo the club won the Down Senior Football Championship and reached the Ulster Club Final.

“Personal PT is a quality service, that has made me feel that my goals are achievable,” remarked Chris Burns. “Having a disability I was worried that I wouldn’t be able to achieve these goals but Odhran has been extremely supportive. I would recommend his services to anyone!”

“I’m excited to begin work with such a great athlete as Chris Burns. With my programs and his work ethic, I know we’re going to accomplish some great things together as Chris pushes for Rio in 2016” said Odhran McCorry.

Odhran was recently featured in The Independent and USA Today with other leading fitness experts from across the world as one of the “World Fitness Elite: Trainers of the Year.” A feature story about Odhran McCorry was also seen on the online homes of major publications such as Yahoo!Finance (UK and US), CNBC, The Boston Globe, CBS Moneywatch, Morningstar, Los Angeles Daily News and MarketWatch, among many others.

Odhran obtained his Bachelor of Science with Honors Degree in Exercise and Sports Science and has also obtained his Gym Instructor Certification, Level 3 Personal Trainer Certification, Precision Nutrition Certification, and Turbulence Trainer Certification.  There are less than thirty trainers in the world who hold the Turbulence Trainer Certification, and he is the first Personal Trainer in Northern Ireland to obtain this credential.

McCorry is the author of The Be Your Personal Best Diet, which he offers free to clients and is available on his website along with a free e-book titled, At Home Bodyweight Workouts.  He is also a contributing writer at

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