Leslie is a fitness professional and holistic wellness coach with over 15-years of experience as a personal trainer and group fitness instructor. As a lifelong athlete with a background in multiple competitive sports, Leslie believes wholeheartedly that movement is a necessary component of physical and mental wellness and personal expression. Her approach to training relies heavily on the fundamentals of functional training and improving biomechanical efficiency, incorporating movements from the activities of daily life that are unique to each individual. She aims to be adaptable with her programming to help find the types of exercise and lifestyle changes that are exciting, manageable, and shape a path to achieve her client’s goals. Her sessions are fun, yet challenging, educational, and most importantly, effective. Leslie trains out of our Castro location.
Leslie is currently taking new late morning and afternoon clients.
$108 to $150 per session
AJ has a bachelor’s degree in kinesiology, which gives his approach to fitness an emphasis on human movement and exercise science. His belief is that the human body is a unique machine capable of adapting to whatever challenges are presented, particularly during workouts. AJ designs fitness programs that are influenced by biomechanics, as well as cognitive and motor functions. His training approach is a blend of core and strength training along with stability and circuit training.
AJ focuses on teaching his clients to listen to how their bodies move, not only to become more connected but also to become aware of how to enhance their bodies through physical activity. He strives to help his clients find the same passion for fitness and movement he has developed through his own fitness journey
AJ is not taking new clients.
$90 to $130 per session
Will has been a personal trainer and group exercise instructor in San Francisco since 2012. His specializations include bodybuilding, weight loss and mobility improvement. He believes that lasting fitness goals are achieved by incorporating training and exercise that a client enjoys, so each of his clients receive individualized programs relevant to their goals, fitness history and lifestyle.
Will aims to make all of his clients more capable and independent on the gym floor, so he emphasizes technical precision and safety at all times. Although he's a firm believer that training should be fun, when it's time to start the session, the work to reach your goals begins.
Will is not taking new clients.
$108 to $150 per session
Jack has been a certified personal trainer since 2015, and started his training career with MX3 Fitness. He believes that the best workouts are varied workouts. Whether you are looking to gain mass, build overall strength or lose weight, Jack never skips the cardio, weaving it into each workout so you walk away feeling your entire body has benefitted, not just one muscle group. This holistic approach to training strives for not just fitness, but overall wellness.
Jack grew up in Ukiah, a short 2 hours north of San Francisco. His appreciation for fitness began during his four years on the varsity swim team. A fitness fanatic himself, Jack loves running, lifting weights and high-intensity training.
Jack is currently taking new late morning and afternoon clients.
$100 to $140 per session
MX3 Fitness Health Coach and Senior Trainer, Shana Karp.
Shana is a two-time NCAA Diving All American from Stanford University and former diving coach. She understands that motivation and a solid plan are critical to meeting one`s fitness goals. Whether her clients are trying to lose weight, gain muscle, or increase their overall health, Shana`s high energy, positive approach keeps her clients engaged and moving forward. As a person with Type 1 Diabetes, she has profound insight into how having a chronic illness can affect exercise and fitness. Her training approach borrows techniques from Olympic lifting, yoga, traditional weight lifting, and flexibility training to create a challenging and varied workout.
Shana is not taking new clients.
$113 to $155 per session
Julian’s journey with fitness began when he was introduced to strength training by his high school football coach – and it’s continued ever since. Julian competed in his first bodybuilding competition in 1995. That experience of working with a trainer to reach his goals inspired him to become an NASM certified trainer himself and he soon began training others. Over the years, his training experience has included sport-specific training, bodybuilding, core strength and stability, yoga, and obstacle course Spartan racing. Whether your goal is prioritizing fat loss, gaining muscle size and strength, or creating more structure to your current training, Julian is passionate about tapping into his 25 years of experience in designing personalized programs to help his clients become stronger and healthier versions of themselves.
Julian is not taking new clients.
$108 to $150 per session
MX3 Fitness Founder and Senior Trainer, Glenn Shope
As a former collegiate skier and assistant athletic trainer, he saw from early on the need to develop data-driven fitness programs, where the planning, tracking, and evaluation were just as important as the actual exercises. His experience as a successful web developer, matched with his passion for fitness, allowed him to create a comprehensive, trackable system where Mind Meets Muscle.