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Christopher Giacchino
Christopher Giacchino

Assistant Strength & Conditioning Coach

Third Year

Christopher Giacchino is entering his third year as a graduate assistant strength & conditioning coach. His primary responsibility will be working with the UConn football team. Giacchino will also be working with diving, rowing, and track & field.

He spent the previous year working as a strength & conditioning coach at Quinnipiac University in Hamden, Conn. During that time, He was also a performance coach in the fitness division at a physical therapy clinic in Wilton, Conn.

Giacchino graduated from the Sacred Heart University in 2011 with a degree in athletic training & exercise science. He is currently a licensed & certified athletic trainer in the state of Connecticut. Chris also holds certifications through the National Strength and Conditioning Association and USA Weightlifting.