Jodie McGarity Jr

Player Development Coach, Mentor & Speaker

Regional Board Members, PCA Trainers

Jodie is a native San Antonian, who has lived in the Austin, TX area for over 25 years. Jodie grew up playing sports as a youth, collegiately, and for 4 years professionally in basketball. Jodie’s main desire is to give back to his community and empower youth, coaches, and parents to produce a better community.

Jodie owns Texas Disciples Sports & Fitness, where he is a player development coach and fitness trainer. Jodie is also a mentor in the area. Jodie has been training for over 15 years and is passionate about healthy lifestyles through fitness training and proper nutrition.

Jodie conducts yearly summer basketball camps as well as volunteers for nonprofit youth organizations. Jodie is currently the Basketball Director and Head Girls Basketball Coach for the Austin Royals, a homeschooled Christian organization for homeschooled athletes.

Jodie is a Certified Trainer with The Positive Coaching Alliance and is proud to be a part of an organization that shares his values in youth sports. Jodie is married to his wife Sharla, has 4 children, and encourages them to equip, empower, and inspire any environment they are in.