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Our Mission

Fortius Sport & Health is an integrated athlete development centre strengthened through philanthropy and focused on optimizing human performance for life.

 Our Team

Sean Mc Keown

​Sean Mc Keown is an Applied Sport Scientist at Fortius with a Masters in Sport Performance. 

Sean leads  sport science testing and performance analysis, providing support to athletes, coaches, therapists, teams and organizations. Sean also works as a strength and conditioning specialist with many elite and sub-elite athletes, applying the most up to date sport science research and methods facilitating athletes to reach the highest levels in their sports. ​​​​​

Prior to Fortius, Sean held the position of Director of Strength and Conditioning with Dolphin Rugby Club in Ireland for five  years  - a top Division 1 team.  ​Being born and raised in Ireland,  he has a passion for​ Gaelic games and has played Gaelic football as his primary sport to the  highest club level in Ireland. 

Education

  • Bachelor of Sport and Exercise Science​, University of Limerick, Limerick, Ireland 

  • Master ​of Sport Performance​, University of Limerick, Limerick, Ireland ​

Roots

  • Gaelic games

  • Gaelic football

  • Rugby

Client CV

  • Dolphin Rugby Football Club 

  •  Nemo Rangers GAA 

  • Munster Rug​by

Professional Affiliations

  • Irish Rugby Football Union – Certified Conditioning Coach 

  • Irish Rugby Football Union - Level 1 Coaching

  • NSCA - Certified Strength & Conditioning Specialist (CSCS)

Research Interests

  • Functional Movement Systems

  • Notational and video analysis

  • Nutritional & recovery strategies​