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Trainer Listings

We are pleased to introduce you to these awesome trainers!!

Tony Villalobos

Certified MMA Conditioning Coach/Personal Trainer/Self-Defense Instructor

Coach Tony's background includes:

US Army Veteran

Founder/Owner of the SWATmine Fitness System

36 years combined experience in Martial Arts, Personal Fitness and Military (U.S. Army).

3rd Degree Black Belt in American Hapkido MMA

Certified MMA Conditioning Coach through the MMACA (NESTA)

Certified Core Conditioning Specialist (NESTA)

Certified Heart Rate Performance Specialist (NESTA)

Certified Aquatic Fitness Trainer (Aqualogix,NESTA)

MMA Bootcamp Coach/Personal Instructor

The BLAST Workout Instructor

Specialize in Private, Semi-Private or Group instruction

Self-Defense and Weapons Training

Instruction for Men, Women and Teens

Contact #:  (805) 587-1759  E:Mail:  tony@trainerschallenge.com

Leslie Maltz

Owner of Backyard Bootcamp/Personal Trainer

Leslie has been in the fitness industry for over 22 years.  Besides being a NASM CPT, Leslie is also the owner/founder of Backyard Bootcamp, the Valley's leading outdoor fitness and weight loss program.  Leslie also worked for many years at the Krav Maga National Training Center as an instructor and the director of the KMX kids' program.  In 2003 Leslie became a licensed massage therapist and offers sports massage as well as her own "MySpa Massage" at Topham Street Gym.   Leslie specializes in group training, outdoor adventure training, functional training, athletic performance conditioning, and especially enjoys helping individuals overcome self-created obstacles blocking physical performance and healthy weight loss and maintenance.

Contact #:  (818) 633-5180   E-Mail:  leslie@backyardbootcamp.org

Mobile Trainer

Kelsey Botwinick

Owner of OC Fitness/Personal Trainer

Kelsey specializes in functional training and in-home training. Kelsey has dedicated herself in the overall fitness and wellbeing of her clients to help keep them motivated and energized to learn and maintain a healthier lifestyle.

Having over 10 years of instructing experience and being well versed in working with a variety of age groups and skill levels and making it her mission for every client to feel safe and to become successful in their fitness journey.

"I hope I have the pleasure in leading you through your training.  I am dedicated to connecting with people through teaching and sharing experiences.  My hobbies include:  baking, acai bowls and fun filled nights with my family and friends.  On a day off you can find me at the park playing with my little Frenchie."

Contact #: (805) 816-5935    E-Mail:  Woogies92@gmail.com

Roger Blackshear

Founder of Blackshear Fitness/Trainer

Roger has been an accomplished athlete and certified personal trainer (National Council for Certified Personal Trainers) for the past 30 years. Before becoming a personal trainer, Roger was a promising high school wrestler; where he wrestled for the Junior Nationals and Junior Olympics. Roger went onto becoming El Camino Junior College's All-American, transferring to Long Beach State; where he received Most Valuable Wrestler, later advancing to the nationals, then trying out for the U S Olympic Team in 1984. With football being Roger's other passion, in 1991 he decided to pursue a career in football, playing for professional minor and semi-professional league teams such as Ontario Storm, California Bears, and California Generals in Los Angeles and San Bernardino Counties.

Contact #:  (310) 630-7744   E-Mail:  rogerbfit@yahoo.com

Sam Villalta

Co-Founder of Blackshear Fitness/Trainer

Samuel Villalta (co-founder) is a certified personal trainer (International Sports Sciences Association) with over 6 years experience. Sam began his fitness quest in the year of 2002 when he became his first success story. Sam went through a complete physical transformation after losing 100 lbs in a span of a year and a half. After his weight loss, Sam started his personal training career at 24 hour fitness sharing with others the secret to his success. Sam has become an avid soccer and Ice hockey player, Kenpo Karate Student, 2005 L.A Marathon finisher and is currently training to do his first half Ironman. Living by the principle, that all things are possible through God who gives you strength, Sam has applied his discipline to the classroom and has completed his Master of Business Administration degree this past spring. Fueled by his passion for physical fitness and compassion for people, Sam strives to reach people of all fitness levels and encourages them to take that first step towards their fitness success.

Contact #:  (310) 630-7744   E-Mail: 

Shawn Richardson

Personal Trainer/Founder of the BAMF Hammer

Shawn has spent the last eight years pushing the limit of what the mind and body will endure. Inspired by a family of lumber workers, he moved from traditional gym machines to more practical applications of the strength exercises. Shawn has a calling to help people, not only in becoming healthier, but in re-evaluating what that actually means. He is an N.A.S.M CPT who specializes in body weight manipulation and creative utilization of simple yet effective equipment.  He's also a little crazy.  "The mind is the first muscle to be trained!"

Contact #:   (818) 303-6663   E-Mail:  realworldgym@yahoo.com