Random Facts About Joonas

For those not quite fluent in the pronunciation of Finnish names, it’s Yoo-nas. Rad, right?

Yes, getting people stronger and moving better while preaching the reasonable approach to fitness is my professional jam. But I do have a life outside of work too. Such as, I embrace the reasonable approach to playing the guitar and learning improv theatre. 

I’ve lived in Sydney, Australia since 2007, but I originate from the great north of Finnish Lapland. Growing up in the harsh Arctic temperatures explains my deep affection for black coffee, heavy metal and the eternal search for sunshine.

I am married and my wife Colleen has the patience of a saint (well, with me anyway). Our son Elias has a less reasonable approach to keeping us up at night.

We also have two cats, both great, although neither gives a shit about our furniture.