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Athletics Coaching Staff
Joe Gilfedder
Associate Strength & Conditioning Coach
Coach Info:
Position: Associate Strength & Conditioning Coach
Alma Mater: Ithaca College
Graduating Year: 2012
Experience: 2 Years
Joe Gilfedder joined the Dartmouth College Strength and Conditioning staff in the summer of 2015 as a Strength and Conditioning Intern before being promoted to Associate Director of Strength, Speed, and Conditioning in the summer of 2016.  Gilfedder works directly with Coaching Staffs, Athletic Trainers, and the Student Athletes of his assigned teams to deliver individualized, sport specific, year round training plans.

Gilfedder comes to Dartmouth from Springfield College where he completed his graduate studies in Exercise Science with a Concentration in Strength and Conditioning.  Concurrently, he served as a Graduate Assistant in Strength and Conditioning for Varsity Football, Women’s Lacrosse, and Men’s Sprinters and Jumpers from the track team.  He also served as Head of the Sports Nutrition program at Springfield, where athletes were educated on healthy nutritional strategies directed to improve health and enhance performance.

Gilfedder previously worked at American International College with their Varsity Football Team as their Head Strength and Conditioning Coach from 2013-2015.

Gilfedder has completed internships with Rutgers University and Western Michigan University football teams.

Gilfedder is a Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist through the National Strength and Conditioning Association.  He is also a Level 1 Performance Coach through United States Weightlifting.  Gilfedder also holds certification as a Sports Nutritionist with the International Society of Sports Nutrition.

Gilfedder achieved his Bachelor’s degree in Exercise Science from Ithaca College in 2012.  While at Ithaca, he was a 4 year letter winner at linebacker for the school’s football team, achieving All Conference honors as a senior.

The New Jersey native, graduated from Governor Livingston High School in Berkeley Heights.  He currently resides in White River Junction, Vermont.