John Noonan, BSc (Hons), MPhil, ASCC


John is the current Head of Strength and Conditioning at a Premier League football club, and accredited UKSCA strength and conditioning coach with over 10 years experience in elite sport. In addition to his role in football, John currently works with elite athletes from a breadth of sports including professional golf, rugby, boxing and Olympic freestyle ski and snowboard. Academically, John has recently completed his postgraduate MPhil certificate at Liverpool John Moores University researching the performance requirements of elite freestyle snowsport athletes.  Before making the transition to sport, John began his career as a personal trainer guiding people to achieve their fitness, weight loss and activity goals. John remains passionate about his work with everyday business men and women.



  • Head strength and conditioning coach (Premier league football club)
  • Strength and conditioning coach, GB Snowboard Cross Team
  • Head of strength and conditioning, Huddersfield Giants Rugby League
  • Head athletic trainer & sport science manager, British Ski Snowboard
  • Head strength and conditioning coach, Yorkshire Carnegie Rugby Union
  • Academy strength and conditioning coach, Chelsea FC
  • First team strength and conditioning coach, Scunthorpe United FC


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