About Us

Matt Wenning is a 3 time world champion powerlifter with a Masters Degree in Biomechanics and a Bachelor of Science in Exercise Science.

He is the Director and Co-Found of MAW, directing over 6000 troops in strength, conditioning and wellness for the U.S. Army including Infantry and Ranger Divisions.

Matt owns, operates and trains at Ludus Magnus Gym in Columbus, Ohio.

Kristofor Peebles has been training with Matt for 6 years, and doesn't make it to the gym nearly as often as he should. He owns and is the sole employee of Up With Film Productions.

Kris currently divides his time between a day job, 3 kids, running wenningstrength.com and upwithfilm.com, and handling most of the video and photo duties for Wenning Strength and Ludus Magnus, including the Wenning Strength Podcast available on iTunes, Youtube, and Stitcher.