Mark Oxer, MSc, CSCS, CPT is a Chartered Professional Coach (ChPC) and a member of the Canadian Sport Psychology Association who received his Master's degree in Strength and Conditioning from the University of Central Lancashire where he graduated with Distinction. Mark has been a university lecturer in the faculty of kinesiology for over ten years and has worked in the fitness industry for more than fifteen years, during which time he; trained both Municipal and Federal police and was a strength and conditioning coach for: amateur, collegiate, professional and Olympic athletes. Mark has coached Provincial, National and International-level athletes in lifting sports, including being a head coach with Team Manitoba and Team Canada Powerlifting.
Mark is a board gaming enthusiast and has been competing in board game tournaments at the: local, regional, national and international level for over 15 years. During his time competing Mark has: won the Catan Canadian Championships (2005), won the Catan Masters Championship (2013), participated in the Catan World Championships (2005), and was a top 4 finalist at the Monopoly Canadian Championships (2015).
Finally, Mark is also a passionate disc golfer, and has played the sport in 7 different countries while attempting to break the Guinness World Record for the most disc golf courses played in a year. In addition to playing the sport both recreationally and competitively, Mark has also been actively involved in growing the sport in various leadership capacities.
Thinking out loud about God, faith, and life in the Gospel.
Recently Recorded Podcasts
King of Catan Podcast
The King of Catan Podcast discusses the newest developments in the "Settlers of Catan" Community.
The host Shinuslaw discusses strategies, tournament results and a lot more concerning Settlers of Catan. The Podcast is mixed by Simon Dowling.
Zen Disc Golf Podcast
The Zen Disc Golf Podcast is host by 'Zen and The Art of Disc Golf' author, Patrick McCormick. Listen as he talks to some of the biggest names in Disc Golf and its surrounding industry.
The Dirt: Confessions of a Tree Planter
This is a podcast about tree planting in the forest industry. The Dirt is a place to shed light on the culture that is mostly contained within those who have stuck a shovel in the ground. This is the spot for discussion, reflection, and sharing around everything it means to be a tree planter. The stories shared here are meant to be for further connection, change, and evolution.
PDGA Radio features weekly discussion of events, player interviews, and any other happenings in the professional disc golf world.
Mark was interviewed as a candidate during the 2020 PDGA Board election.
Music City Disc Golf Podcast
(now - The Last Cash Podcast)
Mark has been a guest on two episodes of the Music City Disc Golf Podcast, talking about his Guinness Record attempt.
Guests discuss Disc Golf current events in Nashville and beyond, and answer questions submitted from members of the Music City Disc Golf Club.
Better Than Yesterday
This podcast is geared towards helping people become better than yesterday through Strength & Conditioning, CrossFit, Weightlifting, Nutrition, and general health and wellness.
Mark was interviewed as a Powerlifting coach.
He is an incredibly warm and open person with a really interesting story that is relatable to many types of audiences
Wil McKaskle - Music City Disc Golf Podcast
Mark was both educational and entertaining, and provided helpful information for people seeking to become better than yesterday!
Paul Dyck - Better Than Yesterday Podcast
Mark was an A+ guest on my podcast! He’s interesting, engaging, and came prepared.