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Personal Trainers

BC Rec Personal Trainer - Ariana


Fitness Certification & Training: ACE Certified Personal Trainer

Personal Wellness: Ariana's passion for fitness stems from her experience with cheer and gymnastics. Her philosophy towards fitness is that it is the beginning of everything that most people want out of life: health, vitality, beauty, strength, confidence and self-respect. Her high-energy programs are based on strength conditioning, nutrition, and aerobic training. She affirms that through the use of motivation, dedication, and the proper exercise routine, every individual has the ability to achieve their ideal physique.

BC Rec Personal Trainer - Colin

Colin - Level 2 Trainer

Fitness Certification & Training: NSCA-Certified Personal Trainer

Personal Wellness: Colin places a strong emphasis in his training regimen on the “big three” compound lifts: the squat, bench press, and deadlift. His training methodology is based on a self-devised “non-linear” periodized program that includes max effort work (low rep, heavy weight), dynamic effort work (low rep, light-moderate weight work for speed), and weak point training.

BC Rec Personal Trainer - Dan


Fitness Certification & Training: ACE Certified Personal Trainer, ACA Certified Stand-Up Paddleboarding Instructor

Personal Wellness: Dan became a trainer to help make fitness accessible to people at all levels. He believes that any person can make positive strides in their fitness and that it is never too late to start his or her journey. Dan has a broad fitness background, as a past member of the men’s rowing team and having experience with strength, conditioning, circuit and endurance training.

BC Rec Personal Trainer - James


Fitness Certification & Training: ACE Certified Personal Trainer

Personal Wellness: James’ love for fitness began with baseball and kickboxing in high school. As a pre-med student with an interest in orthopedics, he promotes total body fitness, wellness, and mobility as a means for an active and healthy lifestyle. James focuses on powerlifting and circuit-style training as well as joint-mobility and cardiovascular health. He enjoys working with clients committed to becoming the best versions of themselves.

BC Rec Personal Trainer - Jeff


Fitness Certification & Training: ACE Certified Personal Trainer

Personal Wellness: Jeff’s passion for fitness grew from wrestling and playing football in high school. He believes in accepting yourself for who you are, while at the same time constantly working to make your best-self better. Jeff loves strength training and also enjoys learning about and experimenting with different and new exercise methods. He is dedicated to helping his clients meet their fitness goals, and also instilling a passion in them for physical fitness.

BC Rec Personal Trainer - Jess


Fitness Certification & Training: ACE Certified Personal Trainer

Personal Wellness: A lifelong athlete, Jess was inspired to become a personal trainer by the trainers and coaches she worked with as a softball player. Much of her own fitness experience involves power lifting, but she’s recently taken to distance running and enjoys all types of physical challenges. She loves sharing her passion for fitness while challenging clients to achieve their goals and is open to working with clients of all experience levels at any point along their fitness journey. 

BC Rec Personal Trainer - Joe


Fitness Certification & Training: ACE Certified Personal Trainer

Personal Wellness: Joe has been fascinated by athletic training since high school where he was a varsity wrestler and lacrosse player. He loves working with people of all ages and has experience in many areas of training, from interval cardio to powerlifting. He hopes that through personal training he will be able to share his passion for fitness with others so that they can work to achieve and maintain a healthy lifestyle.

BC Rec Personal Trainer - Maddie


Fitness Certification & Training: ACE Certified Personal Trainer

Personal Wellness: As a pre-med student and former ECNL soccer player, Maddie focuses on total body development and overall wellness. She focuses on strength-oriented and HIIT style workouts while ensuring proper exercise technique so as to minimize injury and maximize positive results. Maddie enjoys working with goal-driven and committed clients seeking challenging, dynamic workouts.

BC Rec Personal Trainer - Marquis


Fitness Certification & Training: ACE Certified Personal Trainer

Personal Wellness: Marquís places a strong emphasis on maximum effort in his training. As a former BC football player, Marquís knows what it takes to be in peak shape and performance. He became a trainer because he loves to help others and witness them progress mentally and physically. Marquís trains unilaterally for proportion and symmetry because he believes that every muscle group is important when trying to attain fitness goals. He places a major emphasis on proper nutrition, daily habits, and positivity. Marquís is also a Supervisor with Campus Recreation.

BC Rec Personal Trainer - Megan


Fitness Certification & Training: ACE Certified Personal Trainer

Personal Wellness: Megan abides by the motto that any progress is good progress and in her training style she incorporates the idea that exercise is medicine. On a daily basis, she maintains a positive attitude and adheres to a healthy lifestyle by reminding herself that how you do anything is how you do everything. In her spare time, Megan enjoys running around the Res and participating in yoga classes.

BC Rec Personal Trainer - Peter


Fitness Certification & Training: ACE Certified Personal Trainer

Personal Wellness: As a former two-sport varsity athlete, Peter has extensive knowledge of conditioning and plyometric training through sports such as tennis, soccer and lacrosse. He looks to help his clients develop cardiovascular health as well as build strong bodies through resistance training. Peter initially emphasizes mastery of the basic movement patterns before progressively increasing the difficulty and complexity of these movements to stimulate muscle growth and promote a healthy change in physique. Peter is excited to work with clients of all skill levels and mainly seeks to promote a love of exercising in pursuit of a better self.

BC Rec Personal Trainer - Ryan M.

Ryan M.

Fitness Certification & Training: ACE Certified Personal Trainer, Spring 2013 ACE Prep Course Personal Trainer Program

Personal Wellness: Ryan decided to pursue training at BC after years of being an athlete. He believes that no amount of effort or hard work should go unrewarded. While he enjoys working with clients of all skill levels, he especially loves to be a part of the positive mental and physical growth of newer exercisers. Ryan personally enjoys a variety of workouts, including power lifting, CrossFit, circuit training, and strength training.

BC Rec Personal Trainer - Ryer


Fitness Certification & Training: ACE Certified Personal Trainer

Personal Wellness: Ryer seeks to assist others in their fitness journey. Growing up in Southern California playing soccer and beach volleyball he takes a more athletic approach towards exercise and weight-training. Ryer has a driven interest in nutrition and practices the motto: Train insane or remain the same.

BC Rec Personal Trainer - Sophia


Fitness Certification & Training: ACE Certified Personal Trainer

Personal Wellness: Sophia has had a passion for fitness ever since she started playing sports in high school. Now a member of the Boston College cheerleading team, she knows the importance of a well-rounded regimen which includes resistance training, endurance exercises, improving flexibility, and adequate recovery. Her goal is to support and motivate clients during every step of their fitness journey. She believes that personal training should accommodate unique needs and include activities that clients love, and also enjoys creating a fun environment where clients are challenged and feel accomplished after every workout.

BC Rec Personal Trainer - Taylor


Fitness Certification & Training: ACE Certified Personal Trainer, ACE Behavior Change Specialty Certification 

Personal Wellness: Taylor became a trainer because he is passionate about helping others achieve their health and fitness goals. Taylor believes that training is not just lifting things up and putting them down; but rather, training is a physical, mental, and spiritual process that allows you to become a better version of yourself by increasing your muscular abilities and aerobic capacity, while improving your discipline, confidence and character.

BC Rec Personal Trainer - TJ


Fitness Certification & Training: ACE Certified Personal Trainer

Personal Wellness: TJ became a personal trainer to help others achieve their fitness goals. His training style is result-oriented, high-intensity, and extremely motivating to push others past and out of their comfort zone. He played football, lacrosse, and hockey growing up and continues to play Club lacrosse at BC. In addition to lacrosse, TJ currently does strength and condition, plyometrics and high-intensity training full body workouts to stay fit.