Power2Adapt – Dane Verwey

Dane Verwey

Power2Adapt Coach

Physiotherapist

Years coaching?

4 as a coach, 26 as an athlete and 13 as a physiotherapist.

What sport do you compete in?

Marathons.

When did you start?

As an 11 year old I started training for running.

What attracted you to the sport/ what do love about it?

I love the process of learning, self improvement, growing, problem solving, the resilience and personal growth mentally and physically I’ve had in life as a result of this chase.

What level have you competed at?

Sub elite distance runner.

What do you love about coaching?

Seeing people grow, learn, grow to love this sport, struggle but try to navigate the struggle.

Favourite running session and why?

When I’m fit I love the invincible fit feeling I get after a hard long run, I feel on top of the world.

Favourite coaching session and why?

I love watching movement, I love watching athletes I coach discover more effective ways to move themselves.

Where do you aspire to go to with your sport and coaching journey?

I love where I am at, I am a physiotherapist that specialises in treating runners and running coach.