Josh Diesel is our Head Coach, and NCCP Certified. He has competed as a weightlifter since 2010, and has achieved a Silver medal at Nationals, multiple Gold medals at Western Championships and Provincial Championships.  As a coach, Diesel has had his weightlifting club since 2015, but has worked as a personal trainer since 2006.  The athletes at Valhalla have achieved medal status at nationals and have competed at the international level at the Pan American Championships in Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic.

In addition to providing coaching for weightlifting, Diesel also programs for CrossFit athletes at the Novice and Regional level, as well as providing general strength and conditioning programs for anyone looking to develop themselves athletically.  In addition to helping people achieve physical greatness, focusing on mentality and mental strength is also a major part of his philosophy.