Python Fitness Center boasts a staff of highly competent and friendly fitness professionals. Check us out:
CHRIS..., EXERCISE PHYSIOLOGIST...
Certified Personal Trainer
Chris is the resident Exercise Physiologist at Python Fitness. He has over 24 years of experience in the Fitness field, and was one of the original "Personal Fitness Trainers" in the Nashville area!
His degree in Exercise Physiology, along with his background in Respiratory Therapy, Psychology, and Nutrition, make him a solid choice for all your personal fitness goals.
Chris is certified through "ISSA" ...International Sports Sciences Association.
He is also CPR/AED certified, and certified in Universal First Aid through "ASTI"
Chris played 9 years of Professional Basketball overseas in France, when weight training was considered taboo for basketball players. "I use'd to sneak away from the coaches, and the team in the evening, just to go throw some weights around.." " It was then, that I began my life long relationship with body building, and Physical Fitness"
Whether you are rehabing a surgical procedure, striving for a personal fitness goal in the future, or just want to lose unwanted weight, there is no one better qualified in Nashville to help you obtain your needs.
Thousands of people have come through Chris's door, and his references shine from a span of Nashvillians including Music Artists, Producers, Doctors, Chiropractors, Professional Wrestlers, and people just like you and I.
Chris's favorite saying..." He who lives without forgiveness in his heart, lives a life worse than death."
Chris is an early riser and urges you to pick a time, and he will be there, early a.m., or late a.m., mid afternoon, or mid evening. He will always be there to motivate you and insist that you succeed in your goal to better fitness, and a healthier lifestyle.
JOHN R.<< New text box >>
Certified Personal Trainer
Chris has welcomed long time friend and fellow trainer, John aboard the Python Fitness Staff.
John has a passion for sports health and fitness, he obtained early on in life, playing virtually every sport he could, and excelling at them all.
He is a graduate of Bellarmine U., in Louisville, KY. John moved to Nashville and became a personal trainer at another Bellevue Athletic Club, and specializes in high intensity training combining both resistance traiining along with cardio intervals.
John has a huge passion for core strengthening, and incorporates abdominal work in every session he does.
"Through the process of exercising, one can deceive your age and fitness level!"
He is certified through AFAA, and is CPR certified , first Aid AED Certified
"The Python Family of trainers just got much stronger, with the addition of John"
Welcome Home John!
PAULA G.<< New text box >>
PAULA... FRESH OFF HER FITNESS COMPETITION IN MEMPHIS IN OCTOBER!
PAULA HAS BEEN IN THE FITNESS INDUSTRY FOR CLOSE TO 20 YEARS.
SHE IS HIGHLY CREDENTIALED AND HAS EXPERIENCE IN ALL PHASES OF FITNESS TRAINING, ABOVE YOU SEE PAULA FROM HER RECENT 2ND PLACE FINISH IN MEMPHIS!
BEN B.<< New text box >>
BEN BRINGS A DEGREE IN HEALTH AND HUMAN PERFORMANCE FROM AUSTIN PEAY UNIVERSITY WITH HIM TO PYTHON FITNESS...
HE SERVED AS STRENGTH AND CONDITIONING COACH FOR EVERY TEAM HE COACHED FROM 2004- 2013...HE ALSO SERVED AS POSITION COACH IN BASEBALL, BASKETBALL AND FOOTBALL DURING THESE YEARS.
" WHEN I DECIDED TO GET OUT OF TEACHING AND COACHING, I STILL WANTED TO DO WHAT I LOVED, AND THAT WAS HELPING PEOPLE IMPROVE THEMSELVES. "
BEN WAS THE HEAD TRAINER AT GOLDS GYM FOR A YEAR, AND DECIDED IT WAS TIME TO HEAD OUT ON HIS OWN..." SO HERE I AM, PART OF THE PYTHON FAMILY! "
WELCOME BEN!<< New text box >>
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CINDY W.<< New text box >>
CINDY WAS A FITNESS COMPETITOR IN HER EARLY 20'S AND BECAME INTERESTED IN MARATHON RUNNING WHILE WEIGHT TRAINING AND TRAINING HER CLIENTS...
SHE SPECIALIZES IN PRE AND POST NATAL FITNESS TRAINING.
CINDY'S GOAL AND FOCUS, IS WATCHING HER CLIENTS BODY COMPOSITION CHANGE.
SHE ALSO IS WELL KNOWN FOR HER DEVELOPMENT OF FITNESS PROGRAMS FOR THE HEARING IMPAIRED...
CINDY IS A WELCOMED ADDITION TO THE PYTHON FAMILY.
Christi F.<< New text box >>
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Christi has been in the fitness industry for over ten years instructing group fitness classes in strength, dance and yoga formats. Recently certified as a personal trainer through NASM, she seeks to deliver the same enthusiasim and motivation to her personal clients.
Christi is also a certified health coach with Take Shape for Life...a nutritional program designed for those truly wanting to make weight loss goals a reality by establishing healthy habits for life.
Christi has a husband and 4 children that are equally enthusiastic about health and fitness. In addition to her NASM CPT certification, She has certifications in Body Pump, Body Flow, and Zumba! she is also CPR/AED certified.
WELCOME ABOARD CHRISTI!
What a great addition you are to the Python Family!< New text box >>
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JOHN AND PAULA...THEY JUST BOUGHT THEIR TICKETS TO THE "PYTHON GUN SHOW"