Master of Physical Education, Pacific Lutheran University
USA Weightlifting Level 1
American Red Cross CPR/AED/First Aid
Tim Pretare has experience in athletics, fitness, and recreation as a teacher, coach, and program coordinator. His background includes running sport tournaments, teaching group exercise, and organizing recreation programs of all types. Tim has worked with athletes of all ages and abilities, he has extensive experience adapting fitness and recreation programs for physically and developmentally disabled clients.
Tim’s most rewarding work was as a Special Olympics coach, and his greatest professional challenge involves the game of Pickleball. His personal fitness routine has evolved and includes competitive swimming, outdoor recreation, martial arts, CrossFit, and olympic weightlifting.
When Tim is not in the gym he enjoys spending time with his wife and cat, and he is also known to dabble in the practice of Tai Chi, tandem kayaking, and learning to speak Mandarin Chinese.