- Bachelor of Science - Kinesiology
- National Strength and Conditioning Association
- SomaTraining Practitioner
- C.H.E.K. Exercise Coach
- C.H.E.K. Holistic Lifestyle Coach
- Certified Sports Massage Therapist
Stephanie McCusker BS CSCS
Founder/Instructor - ELDOA METHOD Classes
Performance and Recovery Specialist
Certified Sports Massage Therapist
Stephanie has been following the SomaTraining Certification Program and education courses taught by Guy VOYER DO in Los Angeles, CA since 2008 and is also currently completing the 3 year SomaTherapy Program with Dr. VOYER. Having had the opportunity to mentor directly under Dr. Guy VOYER for over 8 years provides her with a greater depth of understanding and knowledge in her application of Dr. VOYER's paradigm. She has been a faculty instructor for the New ELDOA Program and the Somatraining Program located in New Zealand and Australia.
Stephanie has an extensive background in sports including gymnastics, soccer, and track and field. She attended the University of Maine on an athletic scholarship for track and field where she earned several school records and titles in long jump and triple jump including a first place finish at the 2004 New England Outdoor Championships in long jump as well as a second place finish in long jump and third place finish in triple jump at the 2004 Indoor America East Championships.
With a Bachelor of Science in Kinesiology and having been Certified from the National Strength and Conditioning Association, Stephanie is highly skilled at improving the overall efficiency and performance of athletes and individuals through teaching proper biomechanics and reestablishing necessary neurological pathways for desired movement patterns and power output. While living in Los Angeles, she helped train many individuals, athletes, industry people, and since moving to New Zealand in 2014, Stephanie has worked with the NZ Skycity Breakers Basketball Team as well as several other very talented individual athletes representing New Zealand at professional and amateur levels.
Stephanie has a great passion for helping people look and feel their best. She is very knowledgeable and her attention to detail ensures a safe and beneficial experience not only in the ELDOA METHOD Classes but also in Individual Sessions. Stephanie organizes all of the ELDOA METHOD Classes and is currently located in Tauranga, NZ. ELDOA METHOD Classes are available for Private and Semi-Private Sessions, In-Home Sessions or On-Location Group Sessions. Contact Stephanie for further details.
If you have an injury or nagging pain that just never seems to heal or specific training goals to improve your performance, contact Stephanie to work one on one and see results quickly. Establishing a plan and prioritizing what is needed to see progress is the most important part of any successful program. Strength training is a key element to a balanced ELDOA and Myofascial Stretching Program.