Grant grew up in the small town of Fall River, WI where he competed in football, basketball, baseball, and powerlifting. He excelled in football and baseball earning all conference awards in both during his career.

After high school, Grant attended North Central University in Minneapolis, MN where he played baseball for four years, graduating with a degree in Sports Management with a coaching emphasis. In his junior and senior year, Grant was put in charge of running the development program for the baseball team.

Following in his final semester of school, Grant was given an opportunity to have an internship at Sports Advantedge in Waunakee. During that time, he was able to train youth athletes, high school athletes, college athletes, and adults. After completing the internship, Grant joined Sports Advantedge at our Waunakee location as well as running the Wisconsin Dells Strength and Conditioning program.

Coach Grant Payne of Sports Advantedge Verona, WI
Coach Grant Payne