Personal Training

Take the first step today! Our nationally certified personal trainers are dedicated to helping you achieve your specific fitness goals.

Taking care of our health is more important now than ever before. At the Y, we are committed to ensuring you have opportunities to focus on your health and well-being. Our Personal Training Services have been modified to meet the health and safety standards set by our Michigan government and health officials. Outdoor Personal Training and Virtual Personal Training are AVAILABLE NOW!

Get started today by:
  • Customizing your Personal Training experience to align with your goals
  • Choosing your Certified Personal Trainer who will help keep you on track
  • Setting up your Personal Training Package 

Outdoor Personal Training

 

Let's Go Outdoors! 

Join us at a YMCA of Greater Grand Rapids location nearest you for your Outdoor Personal Training Session. Our Certified Personal Trainers will support you in person with bodyweight exercises, resistance bands, dumbbells, kettlebells, conditioning drills and other activities that will help you achieve your fitness goals. To ensure the health and safety of you and our Personal Trainers, we will be following the safety guidelines from our Michigan government and health officials which includes health screenings, social distancing, cleaning and disinfecting, and personal protective equipment during your Personal Training session.

Virtual Personal Training

 

Workout Where You Are!

Enjoy your Personal Training Session remotely with guided instruction from your Virtual Personal Trainer. Video chat wherever you may be – at your home, your office, or even on vacation! All you need is your smartphone, tablet, laptop or desktop computer with a camera and internet access. Your Virtual Personal Trainer will design a custom at home exercise program with your goals and available equipment in mind.

GET STARTED TODAY by filling out our Personal Training Request Form linked below!

LET'S GET STARTED!

 

QUESTIONS? Email our Personal Training Director at tjoyce@grymca.org.

Tim Joyce Association Personal Training Director

Tim Joyce

Association Personal Training Director
Virtual
Brooke Turner Registered Dietitian

Brooke Turner

Registered Dietitian
Virtual
Katie Blank Personal Trainer

Katie Blank

Personal Trainer
Paul Cummings Personal Trainer

Paul Cummings

Personal Trainer
Katolo Mendamenda Personal Trainer

Katolo Mendamenda

Personal Trainer
Alyssa Raterink Personal Trainer

Alyssa Raterink

Personal Trainer
Virtual
Jamie Canada Personal Trainer

Jaime Canada

Personal Trainer | Livestrong Instructor
Virtual
Josh Carlson Personal Trainer

Josh Carlson

Personal Trainer
Gina Huizingh Personal Trainer

Gina Huizingh

Personal Trainer
Royce Lamoreaux Personal Trainer

Royce Lamoreaux

Personal Trainer
Virtual
Ashley Lustre Personal Trainer

Ashley Lustre

Personal Trainer
Darius McKinney Personal Trainer

Darius McKinney

Personal Trainer
Virtual
Sandra Rikkers Personal Trainer

Sandra Rikkers

Personal Trainer
Virtual
Julie Rutherford Personal Trainer

Julie Rutherford

Personal Trainer | Livestrong Instructor
Dianne Strawser Personal Trainer

Dianne Strawser

Personal Trainer
Sam Fish Personal Trainer

Sam Fish

Personal Trainer
Emily Maguire Personal Trainer

Emily Maguire

Personal Trainer
Virtual
Kara Mockler Personal Trainer

Kara Mockler

Personal Trainer | Livestrong Instructor
Hector Vargas Personal Trainer

Hector Vargas

Personal Trainer
Tracy Hawkins Personal Trainer

Tracy Hawkins

Personal Trainer
Justin Wheeler Personal Trainer

Justin Wheeler

Personal Trainer
Virtual
Emily Van Duren Personal Trainer

Emily Van Duren

Personal Trainer

In addition to the choice in trainer, you can also choose the Personal Training format that works best for you:


One-on-One Training – just you, the trainer, and your personalized program

Partner Training – customized personal training with two individuals

Running Training – walking and running coaching and training

Auto Pay

Enjoy a discount on your personal training packages. With this new feature, you can set up your personal training sessions as a recurring monthly draft and save on the cost of any personal training packages.

It’s billing made simple.

Entry level personal trainer. Certified through an approved, nationally recognized personal training organization. May have prior experience as a wellness coach, group fitness instructor or similar work experience.

*Starter Pack is two hours of personal training for $99 for NEW MEMBERS only. Can be used in four sessions of 30 minutes, or two sessions of one hour, and must be purchased within 60 days of joining. Two hours can be used in combination with a Massage Therapist.

Auto Pay Level 1

Five or more years of personal training experience. Certified through an approved, nationally recognized personal training organization. Holds at least one additional specialty personal training certification.

*Starter Pack is two hours of personal training for $99 for NEW MEMBERS only. Can be used in four sessions of 30 minutes, or two sessions of one hour, and must be purchased within 60 days of joining. Two hours can be used in combination with a Massage Therapist.

Auto Pay Level 2

Ten or more years of personal training experience. Certified through a nationally recognized personal training organization. Holds at least one additional specialty personal training certification. Has experience working with a wide variety of clients including those with diverse abilities.

*Starter Pack is two hours of personal training for $99 for NEW MEMBERS only. Can be used in four sessions of 30 minutes, or two sessions of one hour, and must be purchased within 60 days of joining. Two hours can be used in combination with a Massage Therapist.

Auto Pay Level 3

Entry level personal trainer. Certified through an approved, nationally recognized personal training organization. May have prior experience as a wellness coach, group fitness instructor or similar work experience.

*Starter Pack is two hours of personal training for $99 for NEW MEMBERS only. Can be used in four sessions of 30 minutes, or two sessions of one hour, and must be purchased within 60 days of joining. Two hours can be used in combination with a Massage Therapist.

Regular Level 1

Five or more years of personal training experience. Certified through an approved, nationally recognized personal training organization. Holds at least one additional specialty personal training certification.

*Starter Pack is two hours of personal training for $99 for NEW MEMBERS only. Can be used in four sessions of 30 minutes, or two sessions of one hour, and must be purchased within 60 days of joining. Two hours can be used in combination with a Massage Therapist.

Regular Level 2

Ten or more years of personal training experience. Certified through a nationally recognized personal training organization. Holds at least one additional specialty personal training certification. Has experience working with a wide variety of clients including those with diverse abilities.

*Starter Pack is two hours of personal training for $99 for NEW MEMBERS only. Can be used in four sessions of 30 minutes, or two sessions of one hour, and must be purchased within 60 days of joining. Two hours can be used in combination with a Massage Therapist.

Regular Level 3