fitness@unaids.org20 Avenue Appia, Geneva

Peter Koopmans


Peter’s journey into fitness started at the age of 14 when he joined the military. After the school of cadets and the military academy, he joined the paratroopers and served the last 8 years of his career in Special Forces and currently works as Safety and Security Adviser for UNAIDS. He launched bodyweight high intensity classes for staff in 2012 and discovered CrossFit in 2015. Soon after, he obtained his Crossfit Level 1 Certification. He holds a Mobility certification  to help people optimize their mobility. prevent Injury and recover better. Peter is head-coach of the UNAIDS-fitness Box, establishes the strength-cycles and workouts f the group classes and helps people who want to work on their weaknesses with individual programme design.