Steve Cotter

Steve Cotter

Personal Trainer

Expertise

Fitness

Education

San Diego State University

Highlights

Experience

Steve Cotter is a former writer for Verywell Fit covering kettlebells. Steve is the Founder of the International Kettlebell and Fitness Federation (IKFF). A leading authority and pioneer in kettlebell fitness education, Steve has lectured and presented in fitness-industry conferences on every continent (minus Antarctica) and has educated kettlebell trainers in over 60 countries world-wide. An early adapter of mind-body exercise protocols, with over 30 years of experience teaching and practicing martial arts, strength and conditioning and yoga.

Education

BS, Kinesiology, San Diego State University, 2001

Verywell Fit Editorial Process

Verywell Fit is an award-winning online resource that empowers you to reach your diet and fitness goals. We take a human approach to health and wellness content and reach more than 120 million readers annually.

Our editorial team includes writers, editors, and fact checkers who make sure our information is clear, accurate, and aligned with our core values so you can make confident choices for your life.

Our writers are notable voices in their respective disciplines, including registered dietitians, certified personal trainers, fitness coaches, board-certified physicians, and health journalists. These individuals are specifically selected for their extensive knowledge and real-world experience, as well as their ability to communicate complex information in a clear, helpful, and unbiased way.

Our team of qualified and experienced fact checkers provide a critical step in our commitment to content integrity. Fact checkers rigorously review articles for accuracy, relevance, and timeliness. We use only the most current and reputable primary references, including peer-reviewed medical journals, government organizations, academic institutions, and advocacy associations.

Learn More
More From Steve Cotter