Deane has been in the fitness industry for almost 10 years now, after having initially started off as a personal trainer. Deane is a qualified Level 3 personal trainer and also has a diploma in exercise science. Deane found CrossFit in 2012 and since then he has obtained the CrossFit Level 1 & 2 trainer certifications, as well as a number of CrossFit specialty certifications, which include CrossFit Weightlifting, Gymnastics and Mobility. Deane started off coaching at CrossFit Algoa in 2013 and then moved to Dubai for 2 years where he gained invaluable knowledge and experience working at a CrossFit Affiliate. Deane is passionate about coaching CrossFit and the welfare of the members that he coaches.