BTS #122: Justin Bentivegna - Hofstra University (NY)


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Justin Bentivegna is in his fourth year as an assistant strength and conditioning coach at Hofstra University. He began his tenure in August 2017. Bentivegna has extensive strength and conditioning experience, including serving as Hofstra's volunteer assistant strength and conditioning coach during Summer 2014. After his first tenure at Hofstra, Bentivegna worked as a strength and conditioning assistant at College of the Holy Cross, designing programs for men's lacrosse, women's volleyball and swimming and diving, before interning at The Citadel, where he provided on-field instruction and managed nutritional supplements. Bentivegna then earned his master's degree in strength and conditioning at Springfield College, serving as a strength and conditioning graduate assistant in his time there. While at Springfield, he designed and implemented programs for men's lacrosse, women's volleyball, men's track and field and field hockey, and also co-instructed an undergraduate strength and conditioning course. Most recently, Bentivegna worked as a sports performance assistant at Connecticut with the women's lacrosse and women's track and field and cross country teams. Bentivegna received his bachelor's degree in health science from Hartford. He is a CSCCa Strength and Conditioning Certified Coach, NSCA Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist, USAW Sports Performance Coach and BioForce Certified Conditioning Coach. He currently resides in Suffolk County, New York.

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