Trainer Profiles



John Waddell is the latest addition to the SIFA Tutor team. Originally from the United States, John served in the US Marine Corps for twenty years and has resided in Doha since 2006. He has extensive experience in adult education and professional learning, with a passion for cultural awareness and appreciation.

A longstanding fitness enthusiast, John has completed countless full marathons and other endurance athletic competitions. He is particularly passionate regarding contemporary developments in the fields of sports psychology, human potential, and supporting fitness activities, specifically diet and rest.

John is a certified personal trainer and holds a variety of credentials within instructor development, tactical, medical and outdoor disciplines.