Performance Manager, Certified Pre- and Postnatal Coach
Ola Cabbell is the Performance Manager at Pivot Performance Newport News. Ola is a NSCA Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist, USA Weightlifting Level 1 Sports Coach, and ACE Fitness Nutrition Specialist. Ola joined Pivot in December 2017. She has experience working with individuals and teams.
Ola completed her Bachelor’s Degree in Exercise Science at James Madison University, followed by her Master’s Degree in Exercise Science and Wellness from Old Dominion University. Ola has trained athletes at all levels over the past 15 years, including time at the Olympic Training Center in San Diego, football at UVA, rowing at Georgetown, and most recently with Tidewater Performance. During her career, she has designed training programs for performance and health goals, working with clients of all ages and abilities. Ola enjoys educating clients about living a healthy lifestyle and helping them discover their personal strengths. She believes that “you can do anything as long as you’re willing to try. Challenge yourself to do one more rep and take one more step. Accept the challenge to be better than you were yesterday.”
When not working out herself, Ola enjoys spending time with her husband, son, and miniature pinscher. She enjoys running, watching movies, listening to music, and creating art of all kinds.