Sam Dovey | Managing Director

My philosophy is to help everybody become “The best YOU Can Be!” In Sport and Life, we all have talents and abilities and areas we need to focus on.

Experience: 18 years Experience as a Weightlifting & Strength Coach

Background & Philosophy

I am currently consulting for a number of National governing bodies through UK sport and Armed Forces Sport and covering Weightlifting, Powerlifting, Boxing and Sprint Cycling. I work with a number of athletes accross many sports and am currently full time coach to Olympian Weightlifter Zoe Smith

In 2013 I was appointed the Director of Strength and Conditioning for the Great Britain Combined Services Rugby League World Cup 2013. This appointment remains current and I am a consultant Director of Strength and Conditioning for the Great Britain Combined Services Rugby League team.

I have also coached bmx Racers, powerlifters, weightlifters, fighters, at regional, national and international level I also coach the military and police

I am a former World ranked sprint cyclist and represented the Great British Team on many occasions. I was Regional Champion, National Champion and achieved my highest ranking of 15th in the world. I currently train towards competing in Weightlifting and other Strength and Power Sports.

As a coach, I have 16 years of experience, working with Part time to Elite level athletes as Strength Coach. 

I am also Head of Coaching for KBTEducation and develop and write a lot of the material we deliver to our students.

My philosophy is to help everybody become “The best YOU Can Be!” In Sport and Life, we all have talents and abilities and areas we need to focus on. My objective as owner of KBTEducation is to help my students develop and “Be The best They Can Be!”

Qualifications

  • BWL Level 4 Senior Weightlifting Coach
  • BWL Level 3  Regional Weightlifting Coach
  • BWL Level 2  Weightlifting - Club Coach
  • BWL Level 1  Weightlifting - Assistant Club Coach
  • REPS Level 3 Advanced Personal Trainer
  • REPS Level 2 Gym Instructor

Role within KBT

Developed & written:

  • Strength & Conditioning Level 1
  • Strength & Conditioning Level 2
  • Strength & Conditioning Level 3
  • Strategic Strength Training
  • Unilateral Weightlifting
  • Advanced Weightlifting
  • Kettlebells Level 1
  • Kettlebells Level 2
  • Ultimate Kettlebells
  • The Oddlifts
  • Weightlifting Workshop
  • Speed Training Workshop
  • Program Design Workshop