Anthony Tran

Sports Performance Coach

Anthony Tran

Sports Performance Coach

Sport Responsibilities: Wrestling, Women’s Gymnastics, Track and Field
Home Town: Columbus, OH
Currently Resides: Palo Alto, CA
Birthday: March 4

Professional Education:

  • The Ohio State University – BS Sport and Leisure Studies
  • California Baptist University – MS Kinesiology

Past Experience and Accomplishments

  • July 2018 – Present – Sports Performance Coach; Stanford University
  • May 2017 – July 2018 – Assistant Sports Performance Coach; Stanford University
  • Jan 2017 – May 2017 – Sports Performance Intern; Stanford University
  • June 2016 – Dec 2016 – Athletic Performance Intern; UCLA


After being on The Farm for a year and a half, the 2018 season will mark Tran’s first year as a full-time sports performance coach responsible for Wrestling, Women’s Gymnastics, and Track and Field. Tran came to Stanford in January of 2017 as volunteer intern where he worked with Men’s and Women’s Basketball, Men’s and Women’s Golf, Men’s Tennis, and Synchronized Swimming. Tran then served as an an assistant sports performance coach responsible for Women’s Gymnastics and Squash while also assisting Men’s Basketball, Women’s Swimming, Softball, Women’s Tennis and Women’s Golf.

Prior to his time at Stanford, Tran served as a athletic performance intern at UCLA.

Tran graduated with a Master’s of Science degree in Kinesiology from California Baptist University in 2016 and holds a Bachelor’s of Science degree in Sport and Leisure Studies that he earned in 2013 from The Ohio State University.

Tran is a Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist through the NSCA, Level 1 Sports Performance Coach through USA Weightlifting, and CPR & First Aid certified through the American Red Cross.


Stanford Sports Performance