Dave Cheyne: Managing Director Profile
A passion for the outdoors, physical training and helping those around him meant that a career in the health and wellness and fitness industry was a natural choice for Dave Cheyne.
After studying for a Bachelor of Physical Education at Otago University, Dave went on to study through the CHEK Institute, there he achieved the qualifications of CHEK (Corrective Holistic Exercise Kinesiology) Practitioner Intern Level 1, Nutrition and Holistic Lifestyle Coach Level 2. The holistic approach taken by the CHEK institute fits closely with Dave’s worldview, personal values and views on life. More recently Dave has gained qualifications a Functional Diagnostic Nutrition Practitioner.
Dave has been studying and working in the fitness industry for over twenty years, both in New Zealand and overseas. His roles have included personal training, facilitation / education of personal trainers, and various management positions.
Dave has also been a top athlete himself, having competed in regional and national body building competitions, regional rugby representative and numerous multi-sport and triathlon events.
After traveling the world, Dave returned to his hometown of Invercargill in 2006 to start MBS Holistic Training. The purpose of MBS Holistic Training is to help people become fit, happy, healthy, wealthy and smiling. This is done in a client friendly, awareness building education process. MBS Holistic Training vision is that by helping people become fit happy healthy wealthy and smiling we can assist them to make better decisions in their life and thus help them consciously evolve.
Dave’s dream for MBS Holistic Training is for MBS Holistic Training to become a facilitator of conscious evolution in New Zealand, helping people to understand that making better decisions around their own health and wellness is the ground work for helping us as individuals, as communities, as a nation and as a planet of conscious beings to consciously evolve and to live together in peace and harmony and thrive.
Dave is passionate about helping his clients achieve their health and wellness goals, and finds it incredibly rewarding to see the benefits they get from making conscious healthy lifestyle choices. Dave strongly believes that health and wellness should be fun, and this is reflected in the execution of his chosen modalities.