Matiu Brown developed a love of fitness from an early age. After growing up in New Zealand and enjoying high school sports, Matiu was noticed by rugby league selectors in Australia who chose Matiu for the Aussie League Sydney Roosters Development Team. Enriched by this experience, Matiu was introduced to his new passion – Crossfit – upon his return to New Zealand. Again, Matiu excelled in this discipline and was selected to compete at the Crossfit Regionals in Australia in 2014. While training and competing as a Crossfit athlete, Matiu became well known in the arena as an athlete who always gives his all, who demonstrates excellent sportsmanship and achieves his goals while maintaining an ever humble attitude. Simultaneously, over this period of time Matiu had continued developing his coaching career gaining many qualifications including Personal Training Certificates Three and Four, Crossfit levels One and Two, Mobility, Gymnastics, Defence and Crossfit Kids certificates.
Matiu has earned an esteemed reputation as an eminent coach and personal trainer who builds an encouraging environment imparting his skills and time to his clients. Matiu enjoys seeing the positive changes in his clients, and observing their growth in fitness, skills and abilities – whether it’s achieving a personal best, reaching a goal weight or goal level of fitness, or honing a new skill. Matiu is available for personal training sessions for clients who would like to improve their fitness, lose weight, focus on a specific skill or just start with basic movements.
With a wealth of experience training and coaching in many different Crossfit gyms, Matiu knows the direction in which he would like to take Legacy: Strength and Conditioning. His vision is to provide an environment for like-minded people to grow a family-focused community