Eitan Gelber

Eitan Gelber

  • Title
    Director • Athletic Training

Eitan attended massage therapy school at Reidman International School of Complementary Medicine in Tel Aviv, Israel in 1995. Additionally, he earned a Bachelors of Science in Kinesiology with a focus on athletic training from San Jose State University in 2003. He obtained a Master's degree in Exercise Physiology from San Jose State University in 2005.


  • Strength & Conditioning Coach for the San Jose State University Judo team (2001 to present).
  • Head Athletic Trainer at McArthur High School in Broward, Florida (2003).
  • Assistant Athletic Trainer for a Major League Soccer team in San Jose, the Earthquakes (2003).
  • Student athletic trainer at San Jose State University where he worked with football, men's soccer, and softball (2001-2003).
  • Athletic trainer for the Israeli Olympic Judo Team in Sydney (2000), Tsukuba Japan (2002), and Barcelona (2004).
  • Massage therapist and spa manager for Royal Olympic Cruise Lines based in Athens, Greece (1997).
  • Eitan is working with Stanford's men's water polo, men's volleyball, and men's and women's swimming teams.

    Eitan has been studying Judo since he was 5 years old and is now a second degree black belt (Nidan). Eitan's enjoyment and study of the Hebrew, Spanish and English languages comes in handy as he travels around the word surfing. Eitan also enjoys wine tasting.