Meet the Trainers

Brendan - Personal Trainer / Group Exercise Instructor

Hometown: San Bernardino 
Hobbies: Soccer, Volunteering, Hiking
Education/Certification: NASM Certified Personal Trainer, CPR, First and AED
Year in school: Junior
Major: Biology 
Areas of expertise: Weight Management

Sonia  - Personal Trainer/Group Exercise Instructor

Hometown: Hawaiian Gardens, Ca
Hobbies: outdoors activities, traveling and dancing
Education/Certification: NSCA Certified Personal Trainer, Zumba license, CPR/AED First Aid Certified 
Year in school: junior
Major: Kinesiology- Exercise Science 
Areas of expertise: dancing, training

Joseph - Personal Trainer / Group Exercise Instructor

Hometown: Riverside, CA
Hobbies: Cooking, Baking, Video Games, Hiking
Education/Certification: NSCA-Certified Personal Trainer
Year in school: Senior
Major:  Kinesiology - Exercise Science
Areas of expertise: Sports Performance, Strength Training, High Internsity Interval Training (HIIT), Plyometrics 

Rachel - Personal Trainer 

Hometown: Yucaipa, CA
Hobbies/Interests: Running, hiking, hammocking, going to the beach
Education/Certification: NSCA Certified Personal Trainer, CPR/AED First Aid Certified 
Year in School: Sophomore
Major: Kinesiology; Allied Health Concentration
Areas of Expertise: Strength/Endurance Training; Member of the CSUSB Cross Country and Track & Field teams

Ruthy - Group Exerise Instructor  

Hometown: Joshua Tree, CA
 Collecting rocks, decorating, and fitness
Education/Certification: Indoor Cycling Certified, Zumba/Strong Certification, CPR/AED Certification 
Year in School: Junior
Areas of Expertise: endurance training, plyometrics, HIIT, and Dance.

Andrew  - Group Exercise Instructor

Hometown: Rialto, CA
Education/Certification: Les Mills Certification for Bodycombat, Bodypump; STRONG By Zumba License
Year in School: Senior
Major: Business Administration
Areas of Expertise: Strength training, group fitness, weight management

Preston - Personal Trainer

Hometown: Rialto, CA
Hobbies: Handball, Hiking, Camping
Education/Certification: NSCA-Certified Personal Trainer, CPR/AED/First Aid Certification
Year in school: Senior
Major: Kinesiology - Exercise Science 
Areas of expertise: Improving body composition, sport performance

Amanda - Personal Trainer

Hometown: Fontana 
Hobbies: Soccer, Photography, Playing with my 2 dogs
Education/Degree: B.S. in Kinesiology 
Major:  dual concentration Pre-Physical Therapy & Exercise Science
Areas of expertise: Injury Prevention, Sports Performance, Weight Management

Mateo - Meditation Instructor

Hometown: Loma Linda via the Philippines 
Hobbies: Meditation, Martial Arts, Reading.
Education/Certification: Mindful Based Stress Reduction(MBSR) seminar and training, First aid CPR.
Year in school: 5th
Major: Communications 
Areas of expertise: Shamanistic Journeying (Mindful Journeying) & Meditation (ranging from: walking, eating, breathing, mantra, mala beads, imagery, thought, mushin, and candle

Chris - Personal Trainer

Hometown: Moreno Valley
Hobbies: Working Out, Golf, Video Games, Play Guitar
Education/Certification: NSCA Certified Personal Trainer, CPR/AED First Aid Certified 
Year in school: Senior
Major:  Psychology
Areas of expertise: Improve Body Composition, Weight Management, Increasing Muscle Mass

Bree - Personal Trainer

Hometown: San Dimas, CA

Hobbies: Working Out, Softball, Youtuber, Cooking, Hiking and snorkeling
Education/Certification: PT Global Certied Personal Trainer
Year in school: Senior
Major:  Kinesiology; Exercise Science
Areas of expertise: Weight Management, Speed, Agility & Quickness, Sports Performance 

Justin - Group Exercise Instructor

Hometown: Moreno Valley
Hobbies: Playin, Watching, Talking about sports. Weight lifting, and traveling. 
Education/Certification: Bachelors of Science, Kinesiology, Exercise Science Concentration. 
Year in School or Degree: Bachelors of Science, Kinesiology, Exercise Science Concentration. 
Major: Kinesiology 
Areas of Expertise: Group Fitness, Personal Training, Sport Specific Training, Health and Wellness

Janae - Personal Trainer

Hometown: Rancho Cucamonga, CA
Hobbies: Surfing, Snowboarding, traveling, hiking 
Education/Certification: NASM Certified Personal Trainer;  
Year in School or Degree: Junior 
Major: Biology
Areas of Expertise: Mind/Muscle Connection, Physique Training, Toning

Curt - Personal Trainer

Hometown: Cambridge, UK
Hobbies: Bodybuilding, eating
Education/Certification: Active IQ Level 3 Diploma in Fitness Instructing and Personal Training QCF, Active IQ, Level 2 Diploma in Health and Fitness QCF, Active IQ Level 2 Emergency First Aid QCF
Year in School or Degree: Senior
Major: Nutrition & Kinesiology
Areas of Expertise: Body re-shaping, muscle building, interval training, fat loss.

Lupe - Personal Trainer

Hometown: Moreno Valley, CA
Hobbies: Walking my Dog, Hanging out with family, Hiking
Education/Certification: NSCA Certified Personal Trainer, CPR/AED First Aid Certified 
Year in School: Senior
Major: Kinesiology; Allied Health
Areas of Expertise: Strength Training, Weight Loss