IF YOU SHOW UP, WE WILL BUILD IT
MEET OUR SANTA MONICA PERSONAL TRAINERS
CHRIS HITCHKO, CSCS
Bachelors of Science in Kinesiology from University of Chico State, graduated over 700 students while teaching at the National Personal Training Institute and Show Up Academy. You'll learn in depth anatomy, physiology, and nutrition. Author of How To Become A Successful Personal Trainer, The Vulgar Truth Diet: Fat Loss, co-owner of fitness app, ToneUp, built by and for personal trainers.
Certified personal trainer from the Show Up Fitness Academy, corrective exercise specialist, and student of Brazilian martial arts Jiu-Jitsu and Capoeira. Adriano have been helping clients achieve their goals with proper programming, training athletes to enhance performance in tournaments, improving mental health and mood with life coach skills. Quote from Chris: “I’ve met very few trainers with the capacity that Adriano has. His work ethnic is unmatched, cerebralness uncanny, and his ability to help those who are having a difficult time is unselfish. He’s one of the few trainers who I know that still trains clients for free (SPECIAL SITUATIONS). Santa Monica wouldn’t be where we are today without him.”
Best personal trainer in Santa Monica NPTI class of 2015, NASM certified, and former University of Arizona ice hockey player. Well versed in all aspects of personal training, Bret can develop workout programs to help maximize fat loss, improve balance, and overall health. Santa Monica's Best Personal Trainer.
QUOTE FROM CHRIS: “Bret is one of the most optimistic, encouraging trainers I’ve ever taught. You’re going to achieve your goals, and be motivated to work harder.”
Chandler was a trainer at LA fitness after she graduated the Academy in 2015. She trained over 100 people tallying up over 1,000 training hours. Born and raised in Chicago, Chandler is currently studying Precision Nutrition and will be the assistant instructor at the Show Up Academy for our new nutrition course.
QUOTE FROM CHRIS: “Chandler, Chandler, Chandler. I remember the first week of class motivating her outside of The Academy classroom. She so badly wanted to quit. I told her, life is hard. If you SHOW UP and grab it by its balls, you will be in control and achieve whatever you want. Fast forward til now. She's one of the best prodigees I've ever taught. Chandler can train ANYBODY. "
Best personal trainer in Santa Monica NPTI class of 2014, NASM Certified Personal Trainer, NPTI Graduate, Nutritional Consultant/ToneUp, and over ten years of experience in MMA. Thomas excels at helping clients achieve fatloss, gain muscle, and improve athletic performance and health.
QUOTE FROM CHRIS: “Clients truly love Tom. He builds connections with clients that motivates them to push past their struggles. Both his work ethnic and smile are contagious.”
TRAINER, DUBLIN CA
Best personal trainer in Dublin NPTI class of 2013, NASM Certified Personal Trainer, NPTI Graduate – trained over 500 hours, Nutritional Consultatant/ToneUp, Qualified TRX Instructor, Specialties: MMA training, high intense circuit style training, fat loss, and bootycamps.
QUOTE FROM CHRIS: “In groups he’s shy, but 1-1, Gil is truly unmatched. He’s constantly learning new training styles, and bettering himself so his clients can succeed. Great trainer; cerebral as they come.”