Jon Alvarez

Jon Alvarez

Gym Owner / Coach

  • Owner and Head Coach of Group III Barbell in Madison, WI.
  • USA Weightlifting National Coach
  • 10 years in cycling and triathlons
  • USAW National Coach
  • USAW Referee

About Jon

Jon is Torokhtiy Level II and USA Weightlifting National Coach. He is taking up cycling already 10 years and is also competing in triathlon events. He is the owner and Head Coach of Group III Barbell gym in Madison, WI for 5 years. If having enough time, Jon is still working out and is competing in weightlifting events.

Jon’s weightlifting experience started 15 years ago, of which 10 years he is coaching in this sport.

Nowadays, Jon is responsible for developing training programs for his athletes, teaching weightlifting with a focus on helping athletes to understand how to learn and train.  He is also assisting in the Warm Body Cold Mind Seminars when Oleksiy Torokhtiy needs help.


  • Torokhtiy Level II Certification
  • USA Weightlifting National Coach
  • USAW SafeSport Certified



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