Meet the Fitgineers

At Infinity Fitness, our highly educated staff are here to help you reach whatever fitness goals you may have. Let us help you determine which Fitgineer will best give you that lifestyle change, desirable physique, enhanced self confidence, or increased athletic ability that you have been looking for!

Fitgineer: noun ˈfit-jə-ˈnir An Einstein in the areas of health, wellness and athleticism. Set apart by offering premium service and custom-design programs that will transform a person’s body, nutrition, and quality of life.

We are the next level of personal trainers. We are FITGINEERS.

Mike  Mike Mayhew

Specialties:  Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist, Athlete Training, Elite Fitness, Trimming & Toning, Natural Health and Wellness, Co Creator of TigerYoga

Best Body Part: Abs & Calves

Most Gratifying Moment with a Client: When one of his female clients husband called to yell at him because his wife went down 5 dress sizes and had to buy a new wardrobe.

Fitness Mentor: Mark Walberg

Best Pump Up Song:  “Machine Head” by Bush

Fitness Secret:  Don’t eat a carb when you drink alcohol

When not at the GYM:  Drawing/Painting, Outdoors (Tennis, Biking, Snowboarding, Hiking, etc.), Family

Journey to Greatness: As a football player at Miami University, he won the National Nike Fitness & Training National Championship in L.A, California which catapulted his career as Certified Strength & Conditioning Specialist (CSCS) becoming part of a number of elite athlete’s careers. He continues to grow his knowledge by learning the most updated techniques by becoming certified in Pilates, Speed & Agility Training.  Adapting workouts as one ages to reach peak performance without risk of injuries.

What He’s Working on Now: With 20 years experience in training and business operations, he is consulting for major gyms and corporations on implementing successful fitness training strategies for improving client interest, retention and customer satisfaction. Launching TigerYoga, which implements elements of CARDIO, CORE, & YOGA to give individuals the most effective group training method available.  Helping thousands of people online with fitness tips, recipes and more at www.tigeryoga.fit  www.strongcalmsexy.com

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Yolanda yolandacollage2

Specialties: Yoga, Barre, Weight Loss, Healthy Lifestyle Management, Pre-natal/Post-pregnancy, Competition Training, Meal & Nutrition Planning, Co Creator TigerYoga

Best Body Part: Shoulders

Most Gratifying Moment with a Client:That ‘breakthrough’ moment when they gain that confidence that weight training gives you.

Fitness Mentor: Kathryn Budig & Erin Stern.

Best Pump Up Song: “Soar” by Christina Aguilera

Fitness Secret:  Think about the muscle you are engaging.  The mind-body connection makes the workout more effective.

When not at the GYM: If she’s not at the gym, she is making the world her gym! But most of all, she loves spending time with her 2 kids.

Journey to Greatness: Her intense background in dance and choreography has shaped her fitness lifestyle. She’s a certified personal trainer through Hondros College and constantly in pursuit of new techniques and elements of training to enhance the results of her clients.  She is also an awarded NPC figure competitor as well as a figure competition coach.

What She’s Working on Now: Launching TigerYoga, which implements elements of CARDIO, CORE, & YOGA to give individuals the most effective group training method available.  Helping thousands of people online with fitness tips, recipes and more at www.strongcalmsexy.com

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Vince Vince Colatruglio

Specialties: Physical Therapy, Mechanics/Form, Proper Exercise Progression, Therapeutic Exercise, Total Body Flexibility/Stability, Strength/Wellness

Best Body Part: Traps/Shoulders

Most Gratifying Moment with a Client: Helping his clients consistently achieve both their fitness and nutritional goals as well as staying dedicated to the training and wellness process and transforming that into a lifestyle instead of a short term fix.

Fitness Mentor: Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson

Best Pump Up Song: “Party Up” – DMX

Fitness Secret: Train your body, Not your ego, Warm up/Cool Down, Flexibility, Consistency.

When not at the GYMStaying active (softball, basketball, flag football, running, swimming, etc), continuing old hobbies such as drawing/designing/illustrating, watching his beloved BUCKEYES and JAGUARS, and spending time with his big family and wonderful pooches Rocko and the Boogster.

Journey to Greatness Vince initially began his career in health care as a Licensed EMT and Firefighter the first few years out of High School, then pursued an education and career in Physical Therapy. Vince graduated with Honors from Marion Technical College with an Associates of Applied Science in the Physical Therapist Assistant (PTA) Program, then became a Licensed PTA through the Ohio OTPTAT Board after passing the NPTAE in April of 2015. Vince is now working both as a full time PTA for Mount Carmel and personal trainer here at Infinity Fitness.

What He’s Working on Now: Vince is currently working on furthering his clinical knowledge and education through practice as well as continuing education courses.

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Devra

Specialties: Nutrition, lean & tone body, strength gain, balance, agility, and endurance.

Best Body Part: Legs

Most Gratifying Moment with a Client: When they apply the lessons learned in training to their daily life and see results!

Fitness Mentor: Jeff Cavaliere AKA “Athlean X”, Mike Mayhew & Yolanda Rooney!

Best Pump Up Song:  “Ghosts n Stuff” by Deadmau5 ft. Rob Swire

Fitness Secret: Fruits and veggies are limitless!

When not at the GYM: Making new creations in the kitchen, spoiling my 4-legged children, and hanging out with the family!

Journey to Greatness: As the youngest of 5 with an outdoor childhood, I grew up with a tough mindset and constant drive to be better and stronger. Competitive dance and powderpuff were my favorite sports. Gardening is a hobby, and I am passionate about fresh food and healing the body from the inside. I’ve used good diet and nutrition to conquer my own challenges and am excited to share my knowledge and success!

What She’s Working on Now: Constantly seeking further education from experts of sports and nutrition. Implementing science into workouts to create the safest, most effective workout strategies. Striving for ant-like heights with my strength and endurance like Bruce Lee.

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JOHN                                                                        

Specialties: Exercise prescription, resistance training and weight loss protocols, core development, training energy systems

Best Body Part: Core!

Most Gratifying Moment with a Client: Early on in my time at Infinity, a client described to me the instant positive impact starting a training program had had on their lifestyle. They noticed themselves walking taller and feeling stronger and more confident, and it’s inspiring to help make a difference in someone’s life!

Fitness Mentor(s): My Dad (got me started in running and always provided opportunities for me to be active), my collegiate track coach/supervisor Jim Nichols, and all the professors at the Ithaca College Exercise Science Department!

Best Pump Up Song: Radioactive by Imagine Dragons feat. Kendrick Lamar

Fitness Secret: Progression, Patience, and Perseverance!

When not at the GYM: Playing and watching sports, reading (fiction, science literature, news), exploring Columbus, watching TV, spending too much time on social media

Journey to Greatness:  A physically active childhood in upstate New York led to Bachelor’s and Master’s degrees in Exercise Science from Ithaca College. After working as an assistant coach for the cross country and track & field teams at IC for a year after grad school, I decided to move to Columbus to experience a different part of the country. Looking for opportunities in the fitness industry led me to Infinity Fitness!

What He’s Working on Now: Working toward a Certified Strength & Conditioning Specialist Certification through the NSCA, furthering knowledge relating to exercise physiology and fitness practices, and exploring Columbus!

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Specialties: Yoga, Fitness Training, Meal Planning and Cooking, Yoga Teacher Training, Alignment and Balance

Best Body Part: Core and Shoulders
Most Gratifying Moment with a Client: When the exercise that used to seem impossible becomes their warm up

Fitness Mentor: Sadie Nardini
Best Pump Up Song: Me Too by Meghan Trainor

Fitness Secret: Quality over Quantity – take your time with a movement to truly get the benefit rather than rushing it and missing out on real change. And don’t forget to breathe!

When not at the GYM: Hanging with my twin daughters, husband and dog Lucy. Growing flowers and doing floral design.

Journey to Greatness: My fitness journey started 6 years ago when I decided to walk into a yoga studio and then two weeks later decided to do teacher training. Since then I have completed over 500 hours of training in yoga and fitness, opened two yoga studios, been the General Manager of two yoga studios and led six 200 hour teacher trainings. I have taught over 1000 hours of yoga and fitness classes. I took a break from the industry for a little over a year and now I am back with more passion than ever.

What She’s Working on Now: Inside the gym I am working on my own fitness journey and so excited to help others on theirs. Whether it’s in a Tiger Yoga Class or in a 1:1 setting, I want to help you find your inner and outer strength. Fitness is for everyone and it has the ability to bring so much joy if you make the leap and put in the hard work. Outside of the gym you can find me @twingirlsyoga sharing my cooking and meal planning tips and pictures of my family.

 

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