Our Team

Meet our highly qualified strength coaches.

Meet our Coaches

Our highly qualified, experienced coaches will help you reach your strength & fitness goals.

Paul Thompson

Paul is the owner and Head Coach of Iron Underground. For over 10 years, Paul has trained, designed training programs for and written customized eating plans for thousands of people from novice to competitive athlete and figure competitor. Paul has also spent thousands of hours in the gym under the iron himself – so he also speaks and knows from personal experience.
Some of Pauls best strength efforts include a 260kg Deadlift, 200kg Squat, and a 140kg Bench – 600kg Total within Powerlifting Australia (IPF) – competition meets.

Phone: 0422 671 661
Email Paul

Qualifications & Achievements

  • Level 1 & 2 Charles Poliquin International Certification Program (Strength Coaching)
  • Powerlifting Australia member
  • Silver Medalist – 2011 State Powerlifting Opens (RAW under 93kgs)
  • Bronze Medalist at the Matti Tikka Powerlifting Challenge 2012 (RAW under 93kgs)
  • Ranked in top 10 (8th) in Under 93kg RAW Weight Division in Australia –  Powerlifting Australia (IPF)
  • Formally Ranked 19th across all weight classes Australia wide according to the relative strength (Wilks) calculator – Powerlifting Australia (IPF) – 2011
  • Head Coach of the Iron Underground Powerlifting Team
  • Bio-Signature practitioner
  • Certificate IV in Fitness
  • Certificate in Exercise Nutrition
  • Registered Fitness Australia Business
  • Registered Fitness Australia Professional
  • 10 years plus experience in the industry
  • First Aid Certificate

Jasmin Elliott

Jasmin’s competitive history in bodybuilding and powerlifting coupled with her extensive coaching experience is backed by her qualifications and university-level study in Sport & Exercise Science. Jasmin focuses mainly on Powerlifting and Weightlifting, specialising in strength and technique development, comp prep and nutritional coaching. She is also available via online coaching for convenience and affordability.

Get in touch with Jasmin to book your free 1:1 session and dietary analysis:

Phone: 0448 262 479
Email Jasmin

Qualifications & Achievements

  • Currently studying Bachelor of Biomedical Science
  • Certificate IV in Fitness
  • ASCA Level 1 Strength & Conditioning Coach
  • NCAS Level 1
  • Powerlifting Australia (PA) Coach
  • First Aid Certificate

Opening Hours

7 days per week
12pm til late (and by appointment)

Visit Us

17 Pedder Street
Albion QLD 4010

Contact Us

Call Paul 0422 671 661
strength@ironunderground.com.au