Active Edge MAT Brad Carlson Certified Personal Trainer Mastery Level Resistance Training, Muscle Activation Techniue
Specializing in Sports Performance & Wellness
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EMPLOYMENT:
Feb 2004-Present     Muscle Activation Specialist for Active Edge MAT, LLC, Col. Springs, CO
Feb 1993-2008          Nautilus, Inc, Exercise Specialist for the Nautilus Institute, Vancouver, WA

EDUCATION:

  • Feb 2006- Present Resistance Training Specialist Mastery Certification
  • Jan 2005 – Present Certified Muscle Activation Specialist, Muscle Activation Techniques
  • Nov. 1997 – Present C.P.T. Certified Personal Trainer, Advanced Level. National Academy of Sports Medicine
  • April 2002 –2008 Certified Personal Trainer Aerobics & Fitness Association of America
  • June 1999 - 2009 Certified Personal Trainer A.C.E. American Council on Exercise
  • Dec. 1997 – Present R.T.S. Resistance Training Specialist. Resistance University, Focus On Fitness
  • Feb. 1997 - Present Post-Rehab Conditioning Specialist, American Academy of Health & Fitness Professionals
  • May 1982-Present BS, University of Wisconsin, River Falls, WI

EXPERIENCE:

  • 2013 Muscle Activation Specialist USA Figure Skating 2013 USA National Championships
  • 2012 Muscle Activation Specialist USA Triathlon 2012 London Olympics
  • 2011-2013 Muscle Activation Specialist Colorado College Men's & Women's Swimming
  • 2011 Muscle Activation Specialist USA Triathlon Pan Am. Games
  • 2010-2012 Muscle Activation Specialist, Patrick Chan, Men’s figure skating 2011& 2012 World Champion
  • 2011 Muscle Activation Specialist Team Canada Olympic Speed Skating Team
  • 2009-2013 USAFA Fire Department Health, Wellness and Muscle Activation Specialist
  • 2008-Present Muscle Activation Specialist for The Classical Academy HS, Air Academy HS, Lewis Palmer HS, Palmer Ridge & Coronado HS, Col. Springs, CO
  • 2008-2012 Muscle Activation Specialist for World Class Athletes Program and Track & Field Team USAFA
  • 2004-2005 Pikes Peak Minor Junior A Hockey Strength and Conditioning consultant.
  • 2004-2005 Great Start Sport Camps Strength and Conditioning Consultant. Youth Sports performance
  • 2002 – 2007 Continuing Education for State Chiropractic Assoc. (AL, CA, KS, MO, OH, GA, SC & WA)
  • 2002 – 2008 Nautilus Institute Fitness Consultant & Strength Specialist
  • 2000 –2004 Woodmen Valley Chapel – Coordinator - Fitness Center
  • 1999 – 2002 Director – Bowflex Medical/Fitness Professional Division
  • 1993 – 1999 National Director of Fitness, Bowflex Strength Training Systems
  • 1984 - 1986 Assistant Coach, Chicago Jets, National Junior Hockey League
  • 1979 – 1982 College Athlete (Ice Hockey) University of Wisconsin, River Falls, WI

TEACHING/PRESENTING:

  • 2013 CO High School Swimming Coaches Conference
  • 2012 USA Triathlon Art & Science Coaches Symposium
  • 2010-2012 USAFA Fire Dept Biomechanics of Strength Training
  • 2009-2010 CO High School Track & Field Coaches Conference
  • 2010 CO High School Football & Hockey Coaches Conference
  • 2006-2008 Health & Wellness seminars for Dicks Sporting Goods and Sport Authority Retail Stores
  • 2006-2008 Nautilus, Inc product seminars for Fitness dealer meetings
  • 2002-2007 IDEA Personal Trainer Fitness conference- Presenter
  • 2005 State Chiro. Assoc. Biomechanics workshops SC, CA OH MO & GA State Chiro. Association conferences: Biomechanics Workshops.
  • 2004 Washington & Ohio State Chiro. Association conferences Biomechanics workshops
  • 2003 Western States College of Chiropractic: Biomechanics Workshop
  • 2002 Cleveland College of Chiropractic: Biomechanics workshop
  • 2002 Congress of Chiropractic State Association- Lecture on Biomechanics of Resistance Training.
  • 2001 IDEA Personal Trainer Fitness Conference - Presenter
  • 2001 Sara City Workout Fitness Professional Conference - Resistance Training/Biomechanics ECA - East Coast Alliance Fitness Conference, New York – Resistance Training/Biomechanics and Group Resistance Training
  • 1998 Vancouver School District Vancouver, WA . Lectures to faculty and student athletes. Prevention of back, knee and shoulder injuries in weight room.
  • 1997 IDEA Fall Fitness Classic “Equipment Options for In-Home Personal Training”
  • 1997 American Academy of Fitness Professionals Post-Rehab exercises and equipment options
  • 1996 Mt. View High School Physical Education Department Class presentations to students about strength training
  • 1990 – 1994 Fitness School, Schwinn Cycling & Fitness Company Strength & Conditioning

Active Edge MAT, LLC | Brad Carlson
Certified Personal Trainer, Mastery Level Resistance Training Specialist, Muscle Activation Technique Specialist
Colorado Springs and surrounding areas
719-338-2100 | activeedgemat@gmail.com
   
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