Roberto Iezzi

Academy Strength and Conditioning Head Coach

Strength and Conditioning Head Coach @ Rintch Academy

Since 2013, Roberto has been one of our strength and conditioning coaches and kept developing his craft at the highest level. His extensive experience brought him around the globe.

Roberto Iezzi is currently the strength coach of Hapoel Jerusalem Basketball, being responsible for player performance and rehabilitation.

Previously he has worked with several professional teams (Veroli BC, Pallacanestro Verona, Pallacanestro Moncalieri) as well as some of the best youth programs in Italy (Stella Azzurra Roma, Pallacanestro Moncalieri).

In 2018 Roberto was also the strength coach of the Italian under 18 national team which competed in the European Championship in Latvia.

In addition to his full-time post, Roberto is the host of Sport Vitamins podcast, sharing experience of leading experts from around the world in the sports performance field.

Roberto has also a background as an athlete, playing high level European baseball since 2005.

He has obtained multiple certifications such as:

  • RSCC*D Registered Strength & Conditioning Coach with Distinction
  • CSCS Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist
  • EXOS Performance Specialist
  • CFSC Certified Functional Strength Coach
  • FMS
  • Barefoot Training Specialist

Roberto holds a master’s degree in Sport Science and Technique from the University of Rome FORO ITALICO and a bachelor’s degree in Sport Science from the University of Udine.

Now, Roberto took the position as our Academy Strength and Conditioning Head Coach.
You can also find his BIO here at