Employees of the Month- August 2014

Group Fitness Instructor

Cheri Wild

Years of Experience: 20 years

Current Classes: 

My Ride
Sunday, 7:30am
Wednesday, 9:30am
Friday, 12:30pm

Pilates Reformer Group (full)
Sunday, 8:45am

Pilates on the Bar
Wednesday, 10:30am

Balance & Movement
Wednesday, 11:30am

Seated Strength
Friday, 11:30am

INSPIRATION TO BECOME AN INSTRUCTOR:
“I’m inspired everyday by the amazing people who take Group Fitness classes. I love teaching all skill levels. I’m so grateful members enjoy spending an hour of their day moving to the music with me. Thank you for allowing me to do what I love and believe in.”

CERTIFICATIONS:

Balanced Body University: comprehensive Pilates teacher
Johnny G: cycling
American Aerobic Association International/International Sports Medicine Association: Group Fitness instructor; pre- and post-natal fitness; personal trainer
American Heart Association: CPR

Personal Trainer

Robert Young

Specialty: Helping clients reach fitness goals.

Quote: “”If you are persistent, you will reach it. If you are consistent, you will keep it.” — Jeremy Shingongo

Robert earned his Bachelor of Science degree in graphic communication management from Kean University, and his personal training certifications from the American Aerobic Association International/International Sports Medicine Association and the National Federation of Professional Trainers.

His background includes work in fitness settings and helping children who struggle with developmental disorders and obesity challenges. His qualifications also include a membership with the USA Track & Field coaching alliance, providing volunteer strength and conditioning coaching to youth Amateur Athletic Union track clubs.

Robert strives to build a solid infrastructure for members through his training programs. He specializes in functional training, calisthenics, and athletic conditioning. He enjoys coaching his clients to accomplish the next level in their fitness journey.

In his free time, Robert enjoys cheering on the Washington Redskins as a die-hard football fan. He cultivates a positive mindset through continuing education seminars and his collection of business books. Fun fact: Robert grew up in a military family. He lived overseas twice, and finished his freshman year of high school in Germany.

Through motivational training programs, Robert prides himself on helping members accomplish their healthiest lifestyle.