In his coaching career, Miroslaw worked with thousands of athletes from around the world at every level, including players from the UFC, NFL, MLS, NBA, MLB and NCAA. He graduated from Temple University in Philadelphia where he obtained his Master’s Degree in Kinesiology. His master’s thesis focused on the effects of caffeine use among athletes.
He gained his experience in the USA where he studied and worked for almost 15 years. He started as an Assistant Strength and Conditioning Coach at Mercer County College in New Jersey, where he worked with soccer, basketball, tennis, and baseball.
His next stop was Temple University in Philadelphia, where he worked as an Assistant Strength and Conditioning Coach for Olympic Sports. During this period, he worked with over 400 athletes, from many sports such as: American football, track and field, soccer, basketball, volleyball, baseball, tennis, golf, rowing, weightlifting, wrestling, cross-country, softball, field hockey, lacrosse and gymnastics.
In the following years he became the Director of Strength and Conditioning at the University of Redlands in California, where he was responsible for 21 sports teams of women and men as well as for creating, developing and running the entire sports and physical structure of the University. In total, he supervised over 20 employees and trained 500 athletes, where in addition to the previously mentioned 16 sports, he also trained: swimming, diving, and water polo.
In 2015, he returned Poland, co-founded SCEC and since then works on the individual preparation of athletes as well as the promotion and teaching of strength and conditioning in Poland. Recently, he is responsible, among others, for the preparation of UFC fighter Joanna Jędrzejczyk.
His profesional certifications include:
- NSCA – National Strength & Conditioning Association – CSCS – Certified Strength & Conditioning Specialist,
- NASM – National Academy of Sports Medicine – PES – Performance Enhancement Specialist,
- USAW – United States Weightlifting Federation – Sports Performance Coach