June 25, 10 am - 3 pm: Family Fun Day is THIS SUNDAY at Halle Park in Burton, OH. Parking is at Kent State Geauga Campus, 14111 Claridon Road, Burton, OH 44021. Complimentary shuttle provided. Details and fees below. Please call 216.831.0700 ext. 0.
26001 S. Woodland Rd.
Beachwood, OH |
(216) 831-0700
Today's Hours:
8:00 am - 8:00 pm
5:30 am - 10:00 pm
5:30 am - 10:00 pm
5:30 am - 10:00 pm
5:30 am - 10 pm
5:30 am - 8 pm
8:00 am - 8:00 pm
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Meet Our Personal Trainers

Amanda Ackroyd
Amanda Ackroyd

Home Town
Blackwood, NJ
College Education / Certifications
• Bachelor of Science in Business Administration from
Rider University
• ACE Certified Personal Trainer
• Registered Power Yoga Instructor (RYT 200)
• American Red Cross CPR/AED
Specialization
• Muscle Strength and Endurance
• Interval Training for Fat Loss, Increased Energy & time-efficient workouts
• Nutritional guidance for healthy living
• Yoga stretching techniques to improve range of motion and increase mobility

 

Shari Barnes
Shari Barnes

 Home Town:
Cleveland, OH
College Education / Certifications
• Bachelor of Science in Individualized Interdisciplinary Concentration, Eastern Michigan University 
• NASM – National Academy of Sports Medicine, Certified Personal Trainer
• Certified Tabata Bootcamp Instructor
• AFAA – Aerobics and Fitness Association of America, Group Fitness; Personal Training
• TRX - Suspension Training
• American Red Cross CPR/AED
Specialization
• Youth, adults and seniors    
• Corrective exercise
• Arthritis, osteopenia, heart, lung, osteoarthritis, blindness, special needs
• TRX Training                      • Weight loss or weight gain
• Nutritional guidance for weight loss or weight gain

Laura Bianchini
Laura Bianchini

Home Town:
Brooklyn, NY
College Education/Certifications:
• Bachelors of Arts, Hunter College, Manhattan, NY Masters of Art, John Carroll University, Clinical Counseling
• Orthotic Certification, Northwestern Medical School
• AFAA- Aerobics & Fitness Association of America- Group Fitness & Personal Training
• TRX Suspension Training
• TRY Certified 200 hr/500 hr Yoga certification/Reiki
• Balanced Body-Mat 1 Pilates
• Zumba
• American Red Cross CPR/AED
Specialization:
• Weight Management/overall general fitness      • Women’s Health/wellness/stress management
• Yoga/ Mat Pilates       • Lifestyle Management

Jennifer Brand
Jennifer Brand

Home Town:
Cincinnati, OH
College Education / Certifications
• Bachelors of Science in Exercise Science, Bowling Green State University
• Kettlebell Concepts Level 1 Instructor
• TRX Suspension Training
• Sportsmetrics Certified (ACL injury prevention program)
• Assisted Stretching Certified
• Ace HumanSport certified
• American Red Cross CPR/AED
Specialization
• Working with female athletes for injury prevention
• Increasing overall flexibility
• TRX
• Kettlebell

Pauline Calabrese
Pauline Calabrese

Home Town
Streetsboro, OH
College Education / Certifications
• NIPT – National Institute Personal Training, Certified Personal Trainer
• IFTA – Interactive Fitness Trainers of America, Aquatics ACPT Certification
• TRX Suspension Training
• Ace HumanSport certified
• American Red Cross CPR/AED
Specialization
Facilitate weight management programs for Women’s health (prenatal-postnatal pregnancy, post-menopause, muscle strength/endurance, healthy body composition)
• Design tailored programs to meet clients' needs in aquatics personal training for Arthritis/Osteoporosis, Fibromyalgia, obesity, injury and rehabilitation water fitness.

Brandon Colόn
Brandon Colόn

Home Town
Fremont, OH

College Education / Certifications
• Bachelors of Science, Exercise Science, Bowling Green University

• NCCPT – National Council for Certified Personal Trainers, Certified Personal Trainer
• American Red Cross CPR/AED

Specialization
• Mid to long distance running

• Exercise Rehab/Functional Strength
• Strength Training for individuals ranging from sport specific to general muscle building exercises to achieve health benefits.

Owen Curtner
Owen Curtner

Home Town
Cleveland, OH
College Education / Certifications
• NPTI – National Personal Training Institute – Certified Personal Trainer
• NASM – National Academy of Sports Medicine, Certified Personal Trainer
• Second degree black belt in Kung Fu
• American Red Cross CPR/AED
Specialization
• Weight loss
• Functional movements
• Core
• Stretching
• Resistance training
• Corrective exercises
• Martial arts – Kung Fu, Kenpo Karate, Shui Jiao, Jujitsu, and Qi Gong

Rocklend Davis
Rocklend Davis

Home Town
Shaker Heights, OH
College Education / Certifications
• Bachelors of Science in Biology from Thiel College

• Associates of Applied Science Degree in Physical Therapy Assisting Technology
• Masters of Exercise Science and Health Promotion from California University of Pennsylvania
Specialization
• Post-Rehabilitation Personal Training

• Sports Specific Strength and Conditioning
• Corrective Exercise Specialization
• Group Exercise Training
• TRX Sports Medicine Suspension Training
• American Red Cross CPR/AED

Kevin Faraci
Kevin Faraci

Home Town
Mentor, OH
College Education / Certifications
• NASM – National Academy of Sports Medicine, Certified Personal Trainer
• WITS – World Instructor Training School, Certified Personal Trainer, Nutritional Concepts, Cardio Boxing/Kickboxing
• TRX Suspension Training
• ACE – American Council on Exercise, small group training
• American Red Cross CPR/AED
Specialization
• Athletic training      • Strength training
• Body weight training      • Modified exercise
• Functional movement/training      • Corrective exercises
• Injury specific training

Christine Kapes
Christine Kapes

Home Town:

Solon, Ohio

College Education / Certifications

• NPTI – The National Personal Training Institute of Ohio, Certified Personal Trainer 

• TRX Suspension Training 

• NASM – National Academy of Sports Medicine, Certified Personal Trainer 

• TRX Suspension Training 

• Aquatic Training Specialist 

• HumanSport Specialist

• American Red Cross CPR/AED

Specialization

• Increases Bone and Muscle Mass, Weight Loss, Toning Body & Core Strengthening

• Corrective exercise and injury prevention

• Functional and whole body exercise training 

• Aquatic Training 

• Nutritional Guidance for Weight Management 

 

Joseph Masi
Joseph Masi

Home Town:
Syosset, NY
College Education / Certifications
• Master of Education – Counseling & Personnel          
Services, Fordham University                                                                                       
• Master of Fine Art in Acting – Brooklyn College
• Bachelor of Science in Psychology – NY Institute of
Technology
• A.C.E. Personal Training Certification
•  Institute for Professional Excellence in Coaching, National Certification    
• American Red Cross CPR/AED


 

Joseph Morrison
Joseph Morrison

Home Town:
Stamford, CT
College Education / Certifications
• Bachelors of Fine Arts, Eastern Michigan University

• American College of Sports Medicine, Certified Personal Trainer
• National Strength & Conditioning Association - Certified Strength & Conditioning Specialist
• Functional Movement Screen Certified
• Schwinn Indoor Cycling Certified
• Kettlebell Athletics Coach – Level I
• American Red Cross CPR/AED
Specialization

Full body movements – dead lift, bench press, squat
• Foam rolling and stretching to enhance range of motion



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