Mr  J. Purmer (Jothan)

Work address:
Dr. Meurerhuis, Dokter Meurerlaan 8, 1067 SM Amsterdam
, Fraijlemaborg, Fraijlemaborg 133, 1102 CV Amsterdam
Postal address:
Postbus 2165,1000 CD Amsterdam
Fitness, Endurance Sports, Coaching, Physiology
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Jothan graduated from the Academy for Physical Education (ALO) at the AUAS in 2003. He then worked as a personal trainer, fitness manager and spinning instructor for a national chain of gyms. For the AUAS he set up the post-graduate course Personal Training in 2003, which he still teaches today.

In 2017, Jothan obtained a master's degree in Movement Sciences at the Vrije Universiteit in Amsterdam. Since 2018, he enjoys working at Sportkunde - leerroute SM&O and Sport Studies - track ISMB. He teaches subjects such as Fitness, Endurance Sports, Coaching and supervises graduating students. For the bachelor programme Nutrition & Dietetics Jothan teaches the post-graduate course Sports Dietetics, the post-graduate course Personal Trainer and the minor Personal Trainer.

In addition to his work for the AUAS, Jothan runs his own company in Personal Training in Naarden, specialising in medical fitness and rehabilitation. He also coaches a number of endurance athletes, combining his knowledge of nutrition, training and coaching. The combination of implementing knowledge in practice and teaching is his strength.