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Feel the Burn

Personal trainers turn up the heat on your workout


You can't phone in your workout when your personal trainer is standing by your side. Personal trainers are not only concerned with motivating you they also prevent injuries by ensuring that you are using proper form when exercising. These Fairfield County personal trainers are passionate about helping their clients attain personal fitness goals with proper nutrition and customized exercise programs.

BK Athletics

"The Only Limitation to What You Can Become. . . is You!"
Ben Kelly, BK Athletics' charismatic owner/founder, and former World Cup Rugby player is passionate about fitness. Don't be intimidated, he works with athletes of all levels (even those of us who have to dig deep to find our inner athlete.)  They train adults and youths in 1 on 1 private training, as well as, small and large group classes.

PERSONAL TRAINING— 1 on 1 private, customized workouts that focus on optimizing physical competence in each of 10 recognized fitness domains: Cardio-respiratory endurance, Stamina, Strength, Flexibility, Power, Speed, Coordination, Agility, Balance, and Accuracy.
PROGRAMS— Sport Team Conditioning Program: B.E.N. (Balance, Exercise, Nutrition.) focuses on key aspects of athleticism like cardiovascular/respiratory endurance, strength, agility, and flexibility. These sound training practices will get you in shape during the pre-season and keep you in top condition during the season.
GROUP CLASSES— On Ramp Foundations Class (10 person limit) meets 3 days/week in 4 week sessions and are great whether you've been sedentary, generally active or are an elite athlete, as the classes are tailored to your ability. Cross Fit Level 1 class focuses on continuing to develop your strength and general fitness. Cross Fit Level 2 class focuses on intense, rigorous workouts and are invitation only. All newcomers are required to take either private training sessions or the "On Ramp" class prior to joining the Cross Fit group classes to ensure that you get the most out of your training.

Located in Fairfield.

The Fitness Factory

"One stop for all your personal training, nutrition and sport-specific needs."
Co-owner and personal trainer, Andy Bernam, is so passionate about fitness he spearheads their annual Push Up Contest http://blog.teamholeinthewall.org/getting-fit-and-supporting-the-hole-in-the-wall-gang-camp/to benefit The Hole in the Wall Gang Camp for kids with cancer, founded by Paul Newman. Each year Andy inspires people to get involved for a great cause; last year they raised close to $20,000. Now that's sweat equity.

PERSONAL TRAINING— 1 on 1 Individually Designed Fitness Programs, developed to ensure your success.
NUTRITION COUNSELING— 1 on 1 meetings to educate and guide you to a healthier eating lifestyle.
SPORT SPECIFIC TRAINING PROGRAM— focused on increasing agility, speed and strength so you may excel at your sport.    

Call or email to schedule your complimentary training session! Located in Westport.

Ginny's Fitness To Go

"For a Healthier, Stronger You."
Ginny believes in holistic health approach to fitness. Which includes quality exercise and eating what we were designed to eat, including lots of water, vegetables, fruit, protein and fat. "You cannot out-train a poor diet." Her upbeat personality and varied training routines will keep you on your toes.

PERSONAL TRAINING—1 on 1 private training. Whether your goal is weight loss or increasing your overall fitness level, Ginny will customize an effective program to suit your individual needs.
PROGRAMS— Kickboxing, TRX Suspension
NUTRITION— Paleo Nutrition counseling
BOOTCAMP— (no more than 12/class) Very popular 1 hour circuit-style exercise class is specifically designed to blast fat. This total-body class consists of bodyweight exercises, strength training, high intensity cardio intervals, agility, balance, and core training. It is a very challenging workout, but modified to accommodate a wide range of fitness levels. Offered on Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays AM & PM sessions are available.

Contact to schedule your free trial class. Located in Fairfield.

Peak Physique

"Where You Go to Get in Great Shape."
Owner and personal trainer, Dominic Novak, shared his workout wisdom with me. "You have to stretch, do strength training, keep your core strong, and eat right to maintain the best quality of life as you age." Currently his oldest client is 88 years old and still does 20 perfect pushups!

PROGRAMS— Offered in 1 month, 3 months, 6 months and 1 year packages. Traditional Training (Free Weights, Aerobic Machines, Selectrorized Machines, Cardio Resistance), Modern Training (Functional Training, Core Stabilization/Strengthening), Flexibility Training (Passive Static Stretching, Proprioceptive Neuromuscular Facilitation, PNF), Mind-Body Experience (Gyrotonic, Pilates, Yoga), Youth Training (ages 8-13 and 14-22), Sport-Specific Training, Martial Arts/Self-Defense (Kickboxing), and Balance Training (perfect for clients 40 years and up).
NUTRITION COUNSELING— includes a Customized Menu Plan, a 1 hour Shopping Tour to help you better understand food labels and make healthier choices at the store of your choice, In-Home Meal Preparation and cooking demonstrations for your whole family.
MASSAGE THERAPY— Deep Tissue, Lymphatic Detox, Sports Massage, Tai Massage, Swedish and Shiatsu Deep Tissue, Lymphatic Detox, Sports Massage, Tai Massage, Swedish and Shiatsu Massage.
INTENSIVE 4 WEEK BOOTCAMP— a 1 on 1 exercise nutrition and massage therapy program! Your program is specifically customized to fit your needs and goals. Meet with one of their personal trainers 5 days/week for 1 hour. You will also meet with their Registered Dietician once a week for 3 weeks for 30 minutes to 1 hour to expand your knowledge of proper food combinations and menu planning. She will also meet you at your grocery store to help you shop! Finally once a month their massage therapists will give you a 1 hour massage to help relax your muscles through deep tissue massage and other techniques.

Get started right away with a complimentary consultation and tour of Peak Physique's 10,000 square foot facility. Call or email to schedule your appointment. Located in Greenwich.

Pryority Fitness

"Fitness, Wellness, Balance"
Get in terrific shape inside and out with this holistic health and functional fitness approach—focused on building your strength, balance and endurance. Enjoy 1 on 1 personal training or go for their small group classes. You can purchase their new clothing line at the Wellness Center, too. If you can't get to a training session or class they are now selling Pryority Fitness DVD's for Pilates Mat (Basic/Intermediate) and Yoga Flow. How cool is that?

PERSONAL TRAINING— Private and customized fitness training sessions in your home or at the Wellness Center, Pilates Reformer training (private and duets), and Lifestyle Coaching.
CUSTOM SMALL GROUP TRAINING— Get the benefits of a personal trainer with a group of your friends (who have similar health & fitness goals).
SMALL GROUP CLASSES— (no more than 8 people) Cutting edge classes, such as Cardiolates, Zumba, Body Rolling, Yo-Chi, Strength Clinics, Pilates Mat, Yoga, Meditation, Mommy & Me Classes, Aquatic Fitness and more!
NUTRITION COUNSELING— Nutrition and wellness programs to meet your individual goals. Plus Nutritional testing, including body composition analysis and lifestyle education, and The Pryor Plan nutrition classes
MASSAGE & ENERGY THERAPIES—including Deep Tissue, Reflexology, Acupressure, Sports, Hot Stone, Myofascial Release, Pre/
Postnatal and Thai Reiki and Jin Shin Jyutsu energy therapies.

Located in New Canaan.

Target Training

"Endurance for Life"
Their focus is on triathlon, cycling, running, swimming, strength, flexibility and recovery with programs for adults and teens. Target Training will help you get in shape and meet your goals whether it's for a charity bike ride or the IRONMAN World Championships.

PROGRAMS— Indoor and outdoor individual and group training for Cycling, Running, Swimming, Duathlon, Triathlons, and Yoga.
PERSONAL TRAINING— 1 on 1 sessions focus on core strength, flexibility, toning and overall conditioning (a 3 month commitment is requested). You will train indoors and outdoors. 10 Pack $680 members, $850 non-members, 15 Pack $960 members, $1,200 non-members, 25 Pack $1,365 members, $1,750 non-members. As a current personal training client you'll also receive 30% off all group Endurance Training packages.
COACHING—Get a personalized program and a training plan after meeting with a personal trainer and discussing your goals. You do your own workouts and meet with your coach to check on your progress.
ENDURANCE TRAINING PROGRAMS— Over 50 syllabus driven, instructor led endurance and strength training sessions offered 7 days/week. You can do drop in's, class packs, monthly and yearly memberships. Check their website for class packages and pricing details. http://ttendurance.com/group-classes/

Located in Greenwich and Westport.

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