Dominick Nusdeu studied Exercise Science with Minors in Nutrition and Public Health at Southern Connecticut State University. He holds the distinction of Muscle System Specialist, Resistance Training Specialist, ACE Orthopedic Exercise Specilist, as well formally being one of only 14 Instructors of Muscle Activation Techniques worldwide. At the time, he was one of only 85 Master Level Muscle Activation Techniques Specialists in the world. In addition, he is the Director and Lead Instructor for The National Personal Training Institute in Cleveland, Ohio where he trains trainers to be trainers. He teaches the essential knowledge that is required to be a top exercise professional, including physics, biomechanics, exercise mechanics, anatomy, physiology, neuroscience, exercise prescription, assessment, decision making, nutrition, and business development. He currently owns and operates MMX Exercise Education Academy. He has been certified as a personal trainer for over 20 years. Dominick teaches his highly successful course, Decision Making 101 – From the Table to the Floor to trainers all over North America. Dominick has completed well over 2,000 hours of advanced course work in biomechanics, exercise mechanics, neuroscience, anatomy, physiology, decision making, and muscle function. He has appeared on ESPN radio as well as written several articles about exercise mechanics. Equally impressive, he is also a third degree Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu Blackbelt, 15x North American Grappling Association (NAGA) Champion, 2x A.G.C. Team Tournament Champion, and 2x Grapplers Quest Champion.
During his career, he observed trainers using cookie cutter workouts for all their clients, regardless of the individuals’ joint structure, range of motion, or ability to control movement. Dominick identified the need for improvement and began his quest to bring back the “personal” in personal training. Giving clients 100% client specific, custom individual exercise prescriptions.
In time, Dominick met two colleagues Tom Purvis and Greg Mack. Together, these professionals changed his outlook on how to evaluate and train clients. Tom Purvis is the founder of RTS (Resistance Training Specialist), the most advanced educational program in the world when it comes to the study and application of exercise mechanics. Greg Mack is the Founder of Physicians Fitness (Physiciansfitness.com) in Columbus, Ohio. His Client Intake Course and Process is truly revolutionary in the fitness industry. With the knowledge gained from these Educational Platforms, Dominick founded MotionMechanix to work with you to achieve all your health and fitness goals.