Meet the Team
Jon Reid is a former Junior & University Hockey player who went on to complete a Bachelor of Physical Education, along with a Master's in Exercise Muscle Physiology at Memorial University. With over 20 years of training experience both as a player and coach. Jon and his team from Atlantic Pro Sports have taken sport specific training to a whole new level.
Jennifer Roberts is a registered dietitian specializing in disease prevention/management, weight loss, rehabilitation, and sports and exercise performance. Jennifer completed her undergraduate degree at Memorial University of Newfoundland (2006), and her Master’s Degree at University of Guelph in Ontario (2010). Her services range from one-on-one consults, group packages and workshops. Jennifer is a member of Newfoundland and Labrador College of Dietitians.
Jennifer is proud to be working with the multidisciplinary team at Body Quest and Atlantic Pro Sports. Through this collaboration, she has developed weight loss programs and has reached a number of athletes to help them understand the importance of good nutrition. Jennifer is very passionate about sports, health, and wellness, which is why she is completed specialized training in area of sports nutrition. Jennifer believes that for an athlete to be their best, they first need to provide their body with the optimal fuel!
Rodi Short is a former Major Junior & Pro hockey player who spent the better part of 15 years playing and training on and off the ice. After multiple years of playing pro hockey in Europe, Rodi decided to come back to his home in Newfoundland and become a personal trainer helping the next generation of youth in our province reach their goals and chase their dreams!
Originally from Newfoundland, Julie completed her Bachelor of Kinesiology from Memorial University before going to Nova Scotia to study Nutrition at Acadia University and then on to Ontario where she completed her Master of Science in Foods and Nutrition through Western University. Julie has experience working in chronic disease prevention/management, infant nutrition, weight loss, and gut health. Additionally, Julie has worked within interdisciplinary teams focusing on weight loss, reducing cholesterol, improving bone health, and encouraging mindful eating principles through the Craving Change™ program. Julie is passionate about incorporating the latest research into her practice to ensure that her clients receive the most up-to-date nutrition education and are able to successfully reach their goals. When she’s not working, Julie loves gardening, as well as traveling and immersing herself in different cultures and sampling local cuisine.