Positive Impact MMA is owned by Heather Sung. Heather teaches the Muay Thai classes, offers Personal Training, Fitness classes, and Nutritional Coaching. She is also a Registered Massage Therapist, with a sports certification and is certified in Rock Tape applications. Heather is also a certified, licensed provider of the Antigravity Aerial program & is a 1 Star Instructor Trainer.
Professional Qualifications Include:
* Antigravity Aerial Instructor * Registered Massage Therapist
* Dynamic Neuromuscular Stabilization * Certified Personal Trainer
* Muay Thai Kickboxing Instructor * Fitness and Nutrition Diploma
* Nutrition & Wellness Consultant * Sports and Conditioning Specialist
*Rock Tape Specialist
Dynamic Neuromuscular Stabilization
In2016 Heather completed the DNS exercise part 1 course in LA, California. This course is taught by the Rehabilitation Prague School and is a Developmental Kinesiology Approach (Kolar) to spinal rehabilitation.
Heather completed her training at the Antigravity training center in New York with world renowned Christopher Harrison and his team. She has since become a 1 Star Instructor Trainer, certified instructor and licensed Studio. Heather is certified to teach AntiGravity Fundamentals 1&2, AntiGravity Restorative, AntiGravity Aerial Yoga, AntiGravity Suspension Fitness, and Suspension Fitness level 2, D-Kink, and 1 Star Instructor Training.
Heather graduated from Atlantic College of Therapeutic Massage with honors and a Sports Certification. She completed extensive studies in anatomy, physiology, and athletic training. She has traveled to upgrade her skills with experts in the health industry, including;
Thomas Myers, The originator of Anatomy Trains
Gray Cook, P.T., Functional Movement Assessments
Dr. Perry Nickelston, Rock Tape Certifications.
Dr. Stuart McGill, Corrective Exercises
Greg Roskopf, Muscle Activation Techniques
Sheri Walters, P.T., Pelvic Floor, Function and Dysfunction
Dr. Amen Clinics, Concussion Education
Paul Chek, Holistic Health Practitioner, Scientific back and core training.
Charles Poliquin, Strength Training
“My goal is to offer a personalized approach with detailed and anatomically specific massage and training that helps to correct unique physical requirements, in order to, help people improve their performance and maximize the full function of their body. Having been an injured athlete, as well as a therapist, I have gained a uniquely advantaged perspective into pain and recovery.”
Heather has trained in Muay Thai and traditional martial arts for over 18 years, and has been privileged to train under the world renowned Kru Guisseppi Denatle and Dave Horvath, and World kickboxing Federation (WKF) ranked fighter Oralee Molberg. She completed her level three Muay Thai Certification test under the evaluation of the legendary K-1 kickboxer, Duke Rofous. Heather has taught adult kickboxing and kids martial arts and has an extensive background in personal training and sports conditioning, and was Alex Sung's coach during his successful professional MMA career.
Heather has a diploma in Fitness and Nutrition. She has worked as a nutritional consultant, and personal trainer in various wellness centers. She has experience working with clients of all experience levels from people looking to achieve a healthy weight, to serious athletes competing in MMA, triathlons, and fitness competitions.
Heather completed the Fascial Movement Taping 1 and 2 certifications with Dr. Perry Nickelston. She is certified to apply Rocktape for the purposes of:
- rehabilitation, edema/swelling management
- neuropathic pain
- scar mobility
- postural management
- Improving sports performance (Power Taping)