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About Dr. De Witt

Dr. John De Witt


The founder of Maximum Athletic Performance, Dr. John De Witt, has a wealth of coaching experience at the international, professional, college, high school and youth levels. Dr. De Witt has earned his US Soccer A license, NSCAA Premeir Diploma, USYS Youth License, and is a Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist from the National Strength and Conditioning Assocation.


Dr. De Witt earned his Ph.D. degree from the Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences at the University of Texas Medical Branch, an M.S. with a specialization in Biomechanics from Arizona State University, and Bachelors of Science in Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Engineering from the University of Toledo.


Dr. De Witt's current coaching roles include Head Performance Coach for the Houston Dynamo Academy, and Fitness Coach for the Houston Dash. Dr. De Witt was an assistant coach in charge of strength and conditioining with the Trinidad and Tobago Women's National Soccer team. Dr De Witt has experience as a head coach at the state and regioanl level in the Olymplic Development Program, and was the head coach of the women's soccer team at the University of New Mexico. In addition, Dr. De Witt has several currenlty active collaborations with coaches internationally.



US Soccer A License

Strength and Conditioning Specialist

Ph.D. Biomedical Sciences

Performance Coach, MLS

Fitness Coach, NWSL

NSCAA Premier Diploma

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