Ryan Erasmus

Owner and Head Coach

Hoboken Barbell

About Coach Ryan


Owner and Head coach of Hoboken Barbell

Bachelor of Arts; Human Movement Science

USA Weightlifting Level 2 Advanced Sports Performance Coach

Crossfit Level 1 Coach

NASM Personal Trainer

TRX Certified

PowerPlate Certified


2018 World Masters Weightlifting Championships - Barcelona, Spain, Silver Medalist

2017 World Masters Weightlifting Champion - Auckland, New Zealand

2016 World Masters Weightlifting Champion - Heinsheim, Germany

2015 World Masters Cup - Gold Medalist - Dallas, U.S.A

2014 World Masters - Sliver Medalist - Copenhagen , Denmark

4 x American Masters Champion 2013-2016

Current American Masters Record Holder Men's 62kg Division

2016 American OPEN, Orlando, Florida , U.S.A


30 Years of experience in Olympic Lifting

Former South African International Lifter

World Junior Championships 1997

Commonwealth Games 1998

African Games 1999

African Championships 1997-2001

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Coach Ryan

38 Jackson St, Hoboken, New Jersey 07030, United States

(201) 744-6807


Monday - Friday: 9am - 9pm

Saturday: By appointment

Sunday: Closed