Guido Van Ryssegem, MS, ATC, CSCS, RN
Guido Van Ryssegem has been in clinical practice for 30 years and has been working in the strength and conditioning field for 35 years. He is the owner of Safe Recovery, an education company, and co-owner of Elevation Fitness, a web-based client management application. Van Ryssegem is a practitioner, professional faculty member, and guest lecturer at Oregon State University. He has been published in the Journal of Asian Martial Arts, Clinical Kinesiology, and International Journal of Sports Physical Therapy. His experience includes working for the Kansas City Royals, Texas Rangers, and the Baltimore Orioles Major League Baseball (MLB) teams. Van Ryssegem developed the Kinetic Integrations Exercise Professionals (KIEP) certification program that includes a corrective exercise approach to resolve movement dysfunctions after injury, a sedentary lifestyle, repetitive movements, or incorrect movement. In addition to holding the KIEP, he is also a Certified Athletic Trainer (ATC), Registered Nurse (RN), Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist® (CSCS®) through the National Strength and Conditioning Association (NSCA), as well as being certified by the National Board of Fitness Examiners (NBFE).
Van Ryssegem serves as the Northwest Regional Coordinator of the NSCA and as a committee member for two National Athletic Trainers’ Association (NATA) task forces. He is a member of the AQx Sports and Elevation Fitness advisory boards. He is a guest lecturer at the University of Oregon, Western Oregon University, Kookmin University in South Korea, EXOS (formerly Athletes’ Performance), PerformBetter, National Personal Trainers Institute, and other private institutions. He presents nationally and internationally for organizations such as NSCA, NATA, and the American College of Sports Medicine (ACSM). His motor control and motor learning systems can be seen at MovementLectures.com and PerformBetter.com, his corrective exercise strategies at KineticIntegrations.com, and his clinical systems at MedBridgeEducation.com.