Personal Trainer

Vinnie Tortorich

facebooktwitteryoutubeinstagramrssVinnie TortorichPersonal TrainerBorn: 1962Inspired as a child by Jack Lalanne, Vinnie Tortorich began his career as a fitness trainer after graduating from Tulane University with a degree in Physical Education. He also hosted a...

Frank Medrano

facebooktwitteryoutubeinstagramFrank MedranoFitness ExpertBorn: 1978Frank Mendrano was not always interested in health and fitness. He says he led a ‘normal life’ until about age 30, meaning he was tired, slow, weak and gaining weight, but after watching inspiring...

Harley Pasternak

facebooktwitteryoutubeinstagramrssHarley PasternakPersonal TrainerBorn: 1974Harley Pasternak was born in Canada and holds a degree in exercise physiology and nutritional sciences. He was hired to work to get actors into shape on several Hollywood films, and eventually...

Tony Horton

facebooktwitteryoutubeinstagramrssTony HortonPersonal Trainer Born: 1958Tony Horton is the creator of P90X, one of the most successful home workout plans of all time. As a child, he was a self-described ’98-lb weakling’ and began lifting weights in college. After...

Gunnar Peterson

facebooktwitteryoutubeinstagramGunnar PetersonFitness Expert Born: 1962Originally from Texas, Gunnar Peterson struggled with his weight when he was young and his mother even enrolled him in Weight Watchers when he was 10 years old. It wasn’t until college that he got...

Scott Herman

facebooktwitteryoutubeinstagramScott HermanFitness Model Born: 1984Scott Herman is originally from Massachusetts. He was always an active child and enjoyed playing sports like soccer and wrestled. Herman says being bullied made him want to grow his muscles and began...

Jillian Michaels

facebooktwitteryoutubeinstagramrssJillian MichaelsFitness Expert Born: 1974Jillian Michaels is most famous for hosting the TV show The Biggest Loser. She says being an overweight child was traumatic (she weighed 175 lbs at 5’2”) and instrumental in creating her...