12 Millrose Drive, Malaga WA 6090 Australia

Dan Rucci


Head Coach

Remedial Massage Therapist (Dip. Rem. Mas., AAMT)

Dan is a co-owner and Director at PTC Perth. He is an experienced Powerlifter with almost 20 Powerlifting competitions under his belt and has held National and World GPC records for his age and weight category. Dan was part of the Australian team at the 2012 GPC World Powerlifting Championship where he bronzed in the in the U82.5 open class mens category.

Dan recently competed at the WA WRPF State Titles (June 2017) totalling 720kg at 99.9kg, squatting 300kg, benching 165kg and deadlifting 255kg – coming back from shoulder surgery.

At this stage, Dans next competition will be in 2018 with the goal of achieving an Elite total in GPC with a 775kg total.

Dan is the Western Australian GPC State Delegate and is responsible for promoting Powerlifting and directing events for the GPC in Western Australia.

Dan is a Head Coach at PTC Perth and leads a large team of Powerlifting athletes and is well known for his game day tactics. He coaches athletes throughout the course of the Powerlifting calendar and is passionate about delivering results for his clients on the platform.

Dan has a Diploma of Remedial Massage from Paramount College of Natural Health – where he won the college “Outstanding Achievement” award. He is a skilled therapist who uses deep tissue, MET (Muscle Energy Technique), trigger point, dry needling, Graston, cupping and ART (Active Release Therapy) as part of his holistic approach to developing an athlete.

Dan is currently studying a Degree in Exercise and Sports Science at Edith Cowan University.

Exercise & Sports Science Australia – ESSA #15797

Australian Association of Massage Therapists – AAMT #032208

Australian Strength & Conditioning Association – ASCA #8771

Book Dan!

Book a session with Dan for Coaching or Remedial Massage and fine tune your technique, training or competition preparation. Dan is also available for online coaching.