2012 Personal Trainer to Watch

Joanne Blackerby »

Owner, Spirit Fitness Training

Life Fitness and FitPro North America honor personal trainers across the world in the 2nd annual Personal Trainers to Watch competition. The program celebrates personal trainers who demonstrate exceptional leadership, business management, motivation and inspiration. Meet this year’s winner, Joanne Blackerby, and fellow honorees, below.


Meet the Winners

Annelise DiGiacomo »

Owner & Founder, Infitness

Benjamin "Apollos" Crawford »

Personal Trainer & Owner, Apollos Signature Fitness


Hayley Hollander »

Co-founder, Advanced Training Performance

John Sinclair »

Director of Continuing Education, World Health Clubs


Katie Bulmer »

Personal Trainer & Founder, Little Black Dress Club

Mary Beth Knight »

Personal Trainer & Owner, Revolution Fitness


Ryan Wilkins »

Personal Trainer, Strength & Conditioning Coach

Shawn Slade »

Personal Trainer & Owner, The Shape Coach


Tonja Barugh »

Personal Trainer, David Lloyd Leisure

Zahin Singh »

Owner, PT DEN