Our team has worked with Olympians, NFL, MLB, NBA, MLL, college athletes, and many other athletes from all walks of life, from ages 7 to 27. Our tight-knit team of experts includes:
Eric Markovcy, MS, CSCS
President and Owner
Eric graduated Suma Cum Laude from East Stroudsburg University with a degree in Exercise Physiology. He also earned his graduate degree in Exercise Physiology East Stroudsburg. Eric not only brings a great
background of science to Speed Advantage Training, he is also a tremendous athlete.
As an athlete, Eric holds numerous drug free national power lifting records. He has also won four drug free national power lifting titles. Eric played linebacker at East Stroudsburg University where he started as a freshman and was awarded All-Freshman honors. This success in the weight room, and on the playing field has helped Eric garner the type of praise from athletes and coaches alike that you rarely see in coaches.
Eric also brings a great knowledge of sports nutrition to the table. He played a huge part in writing the Lehigh University Nutrition Handbook. He works diligently to educate Lehigh's student-athletes on the importance of nutrition. Eric is also Speed Advantage Training's Nutrition expert, counseling many of the athletes the company sees year round.
Overall, Eric Markovcy's combination of knowledge, athletic ability, and experience provides him with all of the tools to make you a better athlete.
Owen Breininger, MS, CSCS
Owen has been a member of the Speed Advantage training staff since the summer of 2004. In that time he has worked as both a part-time and full time member working in all facets of the SAT organization. In
conjunction with the SAT staff, Owen also joined the Lehigh University strength and conditioning staff in the fall of 2008. Prior to this, Owen spent two years working as a Graduate Assistant at Lehigh for the strength and conditioning staff.
Owen received his B.A. in Psychology from Lehigh University in 2006 and his M.Ed. in Counseling from Lehigh University in 2008. In his time at Lehigh, Owen was a four year letter winner and three year starter as a linebacker and defensive end for the Mountain Hawk football team. Owen was a part of one of the winningest football programs in the Division 1 Championship Subdivision going a combined 33-13, and was also a member of the 2004 Patriot League championship team. During this time Owen was a four year member of the Leadership Council and an All Patriot League Academic Honor Roll Selection. He was also a recipient of the John C. Whitehead “Big LU” Award as well as the South Side Boosters Athletic Achievement Award.
Dom Carlineo, CSCS
Dom began his involvement with SAT as an Athlete in Middle School, learning from the same Coaches that he now works side by side with. In 2013 He became a staff member at SAT and has been a Head Coach ever since
In 2015, Dom graduated from DeSales University with a degree in Sport & Exercise Science. That summer he became a Certified Strength & Conditioning Specialist, and soon after was hired as the Lehigh University Strength & Conditioning Coach.
During his time at DeSales, Dom played rugby, was a competitive powerlifter, coached football at Palisades High School (his alma mater), and was an intern with the Lehigh University Strength & Conditioning program for 2 years.
Along with Strength & Conditioning; nutrition, cooking, and athlete recovery have always been passions of Dom. His goal each day is to not only get the most physical effort out of his athletes, but to educate them on how to truly reap the benefits from intense training, via fueling, rest, & recovery.
Dylan Baxter, CSCS