Brock Armstrong has one goal: to help people move more of their body, more often in more and more interesting and satisfying ways.
Brock is a fitness/movement coach who has more than a decade of experience coaching people of all levels to increase their ability to move through this world with ease and confidence.
After being sidelined from a career as a professional ballet dancer, a brief bout as a desk jockey, and a solid attempt at endurance sports, Brock now embraces a more functional and behavioural approach to fitness and movement. This comes from his background in Cognitive Behaviour Therapy and his extensive experience in the health and wellness industry working with many leading personal trainers, coaches, gurus, and wellness consultants including: Mark Sisson (Primal Blueprint), Katy Bowman (Nutritious Movement), Monica Reinagel (Nutrition Diva), Brad Kearns (author), Dave Asprey (Bulletproof), Ben Greenfield (Kion), Abel James (Fat-Burning Man) and Mark Divine (Unbeatable Mind).
Brock’s podcast is called Second Wind Fitness and you can find it anywhere you listen to audio. Brock is also a former writer and podcaster for Scientific American and a past co-host of the podcast Change Academy with Monica Reinagel. He has appeared as a guest and co-host on many health and wellness podcasts, such as: Fat-Burning Man, Ben Greenfield Fitness, Primal Blueprint, Primal Endurance, B.Rad Podcast, Happy Brain, Endurance Planet, and The Whole Athlete.
Brock is the founder and owner of Brock Armstrong Coaching, a company that has helped hundreds of people cross the finish line of marathons and triathlons since 2011.
Brock’s credentials include being a Certified AFLCA Group Fitness Leader with a designation in Portable Equipment, NCCP and CAC Triathlon Coach, Team in Training certified run coach (trained by Dr. Jack “Tupper” Daniels). He is on the Primal Health Coach training advisory board and has been a repeat guest instructor for the Human Potential Institute. Brock is also a certified Cognitive Behavioural Therapy practitioner, a former professional ballet dancer, and has coached well over 500 people across the finish line.
You can also check out his YouTube channel, workplace wellness podcast at WorkplaceHero.me, and his music (including this 90s gem).
Brock lives on Vancouver, Island BC with his partner Eleanor, his cat named Mouse, and several bicycles.