Trainers

Find the right personal trainer to achieve your fitness goals.

Ryan Taylor

Ryan Taylor

Master Personal Trainer

BS Human Nutrition & Kinesiology at Kansas State University, Certified Strength & Conditioning Specialist (CSCS), EXOS Performance Specialist, Precision Nutrition Level 1, Functional Movement Screening, and American Counsel of Exercise Certified Personal Trainer.

Accomplishments: Competed and/or programmed for clients competing from events ranging from Powerlifting, Natural Bodybuilding, Kettlebell Competitions to Half-Marathons and Obstacle Racing, enjoys outdoor activities like snowboarding, white water rafting, and hiking 14,000ft. mountains.

Philosophy: Strongly believes in both consistency and practicing the 80/20 rule are essential not only for your fitness/health goals, but for leading a fulfilling life.

Daniel Bentz

Daniel Bentz

Master Personal Trainer

BS in Exercise and Sports Science, Spanish, University of Wisconsin-LaCrosse, National Strength & Conditioning Association Certified Personal Trainer (NSCA-CPT), Mastery Level Resistance Training Specialist Master (RTSm), Muscle Activation Techniques Jumpstart Specialist (MAT-Jumpstart), American Academy of Sports Dieticians & Nutritionists Certifified Nutrition Specialist (AASDN-CNS).

Accomplishments: Completed 4 Olympic Distance Triathlons, Chicago Marathon, and various half marathons and 5K-10K races.

Philosophy: There are no rules of exercise. There are only rules of the body, its structure and force.

Phoenix Alazam

Phoenix Alazam

Personal Trainer

National Academy of Sports Medicine Certified Personal Trainer (NASM-CPT), Shaw Academy of Advanced Nutrition, Power Plate Certification, customized weight loss nutritional planning.

Accomplishments: Three-time marathon finisher, Nationally qualified competitive body builder, competitive breakdancer/celebrity dance choreographer.

Philosophy: Between goals and achievements, there is discipline and consistency; it’s not going to be easy, but it will be worth it.

Fernando Russo

Fernando Russo

Boxing Coach

MBA Loyola University, MS Finance University of Notre Dame, Po wer Plate Certified, 10 Years Coaching Boxing and Muay Thai in Chicago and Argentina.

Accomplishments: 15 years of fighting experience starting at very young age with boxing and self defense, avid s nowboarder, hiked the upper Yosemite Falls, and is a licensed boat captain.

Philosophy: "Dino" is not just a pretty face with a broken nose. You’ll never leave a session without a smile on your face and a sweaty shirt.

Cindy Enkhtugs

Cindy Enkhtugs

Personal Trainer

National Academy of Sports Medicine Certified Personal Trainer (NASM-CPT, TRX certification, diploma from National Personal Training Institute (NPTI).

Accomplishments: Cindy has competed in synchronized swimming. Speaks English, Russian and Mongolian languages.

Philosophy: Fight to be fit.

Nick Bush

Nick Bush

Personal Trainer

BS in Health Science at DePaul University, National Academy of Sports Medicine Certified Personal Trainer(NASM-CPT), Functional Movement Screen Certified (FMS), and Power Plate.

Accomplishments: Played College level basketball, bicycle enthusiast, and played in various local bands as a drummer.

Philosophy: Fitness and health need to be viewed as a lifestyle not as a short term adjustment. This requires finding nutrition and fitness programs that are sustainable and effective to meet specific goals and needs.