Ahmed Abbas?s Biography
Title & Qualifications:
University degree in Physical Therapy (PTA)
Master in Fitness Sciences (MFS)
Specialist in Strength & conditioning (SSC)
Specialist in Sports nutrition (SSN)
Specialist in Exercise therapy (SET)
Specialist in Fitness nutrition (SFN)
Specialist in Fitness for older adults (SFOA)
Youth fitness trainer (YFT)
Certified Fitness trainer (CFT)
Harvard certificate in musclo-skeletal/specialty practice-med.
Certified rehab tape practitioner (sweeden).
Ahmed is the official representative and the ISSA course director in the UAE, KSA, Jordan, Iceland, Hungary, Philippines & Serbia since 1996 to date. He received a university degree in physical therapy and has a Master certificate in fitness sciences. He lived and worked in Iceland for six years promoting& teaching the ISSA courses (1996-2000). Ahmed also served as a consultant for the Icelandic handball national team. After six years serving the sport community in Iceland, he decided it was time for a change of scenery (and weather) and moved to sunny Dubai, UAE where he runs and teaches the ISSA courses from 2000 to date. He also served as the strength & conditioning coach for Alwasl Club (Men?s Basketball 1st division). To satisfy his passion for writing Ahmed had a weekly column in Khaleej times where he wrote and published hundreds of articles on Health & fitness, he also wrote and published many articles in magazines such as Connector, beauty & style and Aquarius. He also appeared in many TV programs (MBC and Dubai TV).
Ahmed helped thousands of people from all walks of life to achieve optimum health and achieve fitness goals since 1994 in France, Iceland and Dubai.
In his sports competition years Ahmed was a main player in Alexandria Sporting club swimming (100 meters freestyle) & Karate team, where he participated in many national championships in these two sports. He was also competing in the main fitness team for the Egyptian Navy where he held many records.