NJ Personal Trainers
NJ Personal Trainers/Class Instructor Bios
Owner of GT Fitness Concepts
George has over 15 years experience in helping people get to their fitness goals. He is always educating himself and up on the newest studies which ensures his clients the most results and gives every person the service they deserve. George will help you find your inner motivation to get fit and stay fit. With his cutting edge style, George will never have a boring workout for you!
George holds a N.A.S.M. certification and a degree in Exercise Science.
Owner of GT Fitness Concepts
Ivy has devoted her whole life to health and wellness. She knew at a very early age she wanted to make sure people reach their fitness goals and change people’s lives forever. Ivy believes that fitness starts with the desire to change. And with a little motivation and knowledge from Ivy, you are well on your way to making a life transformation. She specializes in weight loss, injury prevention, flexibility, and improving overall health.
Ivy holds a B.S. in nutrition, several A.C.E. certifications, and specialty certifications in cancer exercise, flexibility, and kettlebells.
Coach Kay has a relentless innovative mind and a passion for getting people in shape, and helping them stay fit and healthy. He is one of New Jersey’s top running coaches and personal trainers. Whether you’re looking to run your first mile or your first marathon, Coach Kay will get you there with a solid plan and positive, supportive training. Coach Kay is personally committed to his clients’ success. Knowing what to do, how much to do, and when to do it can sometimes be difficult and confusing. Coach Kay will design a program for you that will take your fitness to another level. He believes fitness is NOT a destination. It’s a journey; and that small daily improvement over time leads to stunning results!
With over 15 years experience, Rob has met and conquered the fitness challenges his clients faced. Specializing in weight management and performance training, Rob pieces together the many facets of exercise, nutrition and wellness to aid you in attaining your goals sooner. Rob’s “Workout College” will not only get you in shape it will make sure you understand why and how you arrived at your fitness goals, providing you with the game plan to effectively approach your fitness endeavors on your own. Absolutely Empowering!
Mark has worked with clients of all ages with an array of physical fitness levels. He is certified with the National Academy of Sports Medicine which is one of the top certifications in the industry. Mark has worked as a personal trainer for over five years as a personal trainer and group exercise instructor. Although Mark can help people with any of your fitness needs, his passion is sports specific training which includes baseball, football, and basketball. Whether you are trying to attain a higher score on your physical agility section of the Civil Service test, Chief’s test, or Firemen’s test, Mark is the “go to” guy you want to train with!
Whether you are just starting your fitness journey, or are ready to advance to the next level, Andrea can take you where you need to go! Andrea has trained a wide variety of clients of different ages, fitness backgrounds and physical limitations. While one-on-one training is her primary focus, she enjoys motivating small groups into getting a heart pumping work out while having fun! Andrea will incorporate a mixture of cardio endurance, core and strength training tools and formats into each workout to give her clients the work their bodies require to see results. Whether you want weight loss, or you seek a firmer body, Andrea will have the right workout for you! Andrea is certified as a master trainer with AAAI/ISSA, Les Mills Body Pump, Group Fitness AAFA, Sports Nutrition AAAI/ISSA as well as
Master Trainer with AAAI/ISSA
Les Mills Body Pump
Group Fitness AAFA
BS Dietetics Montclair State
Sports Nutrition AAAI/ISSA
With over 20 years’ experience in the fitness industry, Roy is the “go to” guy for any fitness goal! Whether you are an adolescent, teenager, or adult, Roy is prepared to give you just the right guidance to give you the drive you need to become a healthier individual. Roy has worked with boys and girls individually as well as teams. Athletes consist of a wide range of skill level, abilities and age – 7 yrs. old beginner athletes to professional adults. Roy owned and operated a private training facility, has worked in a corporate fitness field, and has worked in many schools. Because of his years of experience, Roy can easily work with anyone to achieve the goals of the client!
Fitness for Alec is a way of life. Alec has a vast background in cross country and track and field. However his main passion is to work with others to help them attain their fitness goals. Alec’s specializes in personal training and small group training. He has worked with clients of all fitness levels and understands clients of all ages. Alec loves the thrill of teaching a total body conditioning workout, but also possesses the skill-set to focus on individual muscle groups to create personalized strength training programs. Alec is excited and ready to bring his passion for fitness, fresh energy and experience to GT Fitness Concepts.
Tyler is a young, eager and motivated fitness professional. She aspires to continuously develop skills that will allow her to work with a wide range of people with individual fitness goals. Although she can adapt, she seems to have found her niche training young, like-minded females trying to transform into strong and confident women. They say fitness is 80% mental and 20% physical. Working with Tyler will help you transform your mindset as well as your get you to your optimal physique.
Adriana breathes the fitness lifestyle.shes been playing sports since she could remember. Her drive to be better gets stronger everyday. She’s trained clients from teenagers to clients in their 70s. The dedication and passion she has for fitness industry shows in her physique and her attitude. Every single day she pushes herself to the limits but also her clients to be the best version of themselves physically and mentally.
Deborah has been working out for over 30 years. She is a retired teacher and is now certified by the National Academy of Sports Medicine as a personal trainer. Being a life long learner, she will constantly challenge you and continually research the latest and most effective exercise techniques. With her ability to motivate, encourage and lend support, she is able to help her clients reach their full potential. Balance, flexibility, strength and technique are the foundations of her workouts.
Passionate, motivated, and athletic would be the perfect way to describe Anthony. Anthony started his fitness journey in the Health and Fitness Industry in 1999 as a fitness consultant. He has two decades of personal training experience working with a vast clientele. His areas of expertise range from professional athletes, bodybuilders, and extreme athletes, to anyone in need of getting healthier, looking and feeling better.
Anthony is a firm believer that proper health and fitness is a way of life, not a “workout program” or a “diet”. Anthony educates each client by leading by example and designing a lifestyle change to fit all his clients needs. He feels this is the key to getting maximum results in a timely fashion. Anthony states:”This is a process; a process of re-programming the body and mind. We are the way we are today because of the way we have programmed ourselves through the years. If you are unhappy with how you move, look and feel then now is the time to make a lifestyle change.”
Claire has many specialties in the fitness world and has been in the industry for years. Claire creates customized programs addressing fibromyalgia and a multitude of ailments that can restrict regular training routines to optimize results. Three very niche specialties that she as mastered are neurokinetic therapy, myofascial release, and flexibility training. She combines all 3 of these techniques for a synergistic response in the body that releases pain in all areas of the body. Claire has a degree in Exercises Science and multiple certifications in different areas. Claire is also a master at corrective exercise and has worked as a physical therapy assistant for over a decade in combination with personal training. She also specializes in muscle imbalances, muscle compensation, functional training, dance and gymnastics. Claire is passionate about what she does and is constantly learning to evolve as a trainer, healer, and person!
NJ Personal Massage Therapist Bios
Fran is thrilled to join this amazing team and share her 15 plus years experience in massage therapy and body wisdom. She is passionate about her work and loves sharing her innate gift of hands on healing. Fran is eager to please the body and help release stored tension, relieve sore muscles, and provide a safe environment so that the body restores to a balanced peaceful state. Her unique style integrates modalities including Swedish , deep tissue, trigger point , reflexology and energy healing like reiki and Jin Shin Jitsu. Her goal is to read and identify stuck energy, sore muscles, tension and pain and restore to optimum health.
Anthony has been in the industry for 16 yrs working in hospitals , physical therapy offices, chiropractic offices and spa’s. For the past 3 years, Anthony has been working with people of all ages but over the years has become is an expert at working with professional body builders & fitness professional athletes to help rid them of ailments, aches, and pains. Anthony has also helped bring 7 of his clients to the Olympia Stage this year! He now is a master of his Kraft in Medical Massage incorporating different techniques into his massage by tailoring the massage to the individual. Bringing Balance to the body is the key to what he can do for you as your Massage Therapist.
Trisha Marcoux is a National Board Certified therapist and has been practicing massage therapy for over fifteen years. She specializes in multiple techniques and through her experience has mastered the art of massage therapy. She specializes in Swedish, deep tissue, sports massage, and pain relief. Whatever your needs are, Trisha can accommodate. She has the talent to relieve every ache and pain in the body with her healing hands.
With multiple certifications, Peter is a trainer who has worked with people of all ages and fitness levels. His clients have ranged from high school and semiprofessional athletes to older adults looking to improve their fitness. He has broad expertise with clients who want to lose weight, who are fighting chronic diseases, or recovering from an injury. Each person’s program is tailored to their specific goals, in a way that develops functional strength while enhancing well-being.
Catherine Fraga is a Woodland Park resident, wife and mother of 2. She has been working out for over 15 years- starting out as a hobby and growing into a career helping others reach their health and fitness goals. Three years ago, Catherine left corporate America to become a certified trainer. She’s most passionate about creating unique HIIT and functional training workouts for her clients. She looks forward to motivating and sharing her passion for fitness with her new clients at GT Fitness Concepts!
Contact GT Fitness Concepts Fitness Facility and find out about getting started with one of our NJ person trainers. Our personal training facility is conveniently located in Woodland Park, NJ if you are looking for gyms in Clifton, NJ.
NJ Personal Trainers | GT Fitness Concepts (973) 237-0202
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