Joe O Connor   Nisus Fitness

Joe O'Connor works with athletes of all abilities as a running, strength & conditioning and athletic performance coach. Both his academic and applied knowledge combine to provide his athletes with a fully individualized and scientifically based program. In the past 12 months his athletes have achieved personal best times at 5km, 8km, 10km, 10 mile, 1/2 Marathon, 15 mile & Marathon. These athletes range from weekend warriors to the 2016 Rio Olympics.


Joe O'Connor has competed as a middle distance runner since he was 10 years of age. While completing his undergraduate degree in Health, Fitness & Leisure Studies and applying current research methodologies he increased the competition range up to the marathon to walk the walk as such. Now a masters athlete predominately competing in middle distance races he also represents his club in events ranging from 4x400m to 10 km road races.

Since 2006 Joe has lectured in Exercise Physiology, Performance and Resistance Training. In the interim a Masters Degree in Exercise & Nutrition Science improved his holistic view on preparing athletes for training, competition and recovery.

As an athlete who joins the #poweredbyNisus group you have the support of your coach Joe O'Connor but also the extended team at The Nisus Fitness team strive to optimize your performance by providing you with the optimal training and recovery advice available and applicable to your personal goals.


Tralee, Co Kerry

Preferred Athlete Levels

Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced, Professional


1-on-1 Coaching, Consultations, Group Coaching, Local Coaching, Remote Coaching, Strength Training, Nutrition

Sport Types

Running, Personal Training, Corporate Wellness



Athlete Requirements

Sync GPS Data to Training Peaks Platform


Unit 2 Killerisk Business Park
Tralee, Co Kerry