Fitadelphia: 10 Fitness Instructors You Need to Know

Your personal cheer leaders

Because an instructor can make or break your workout, we rounded up the teachers who run the hardest, most fat-zapping, sweat-filled, soul-satisfying, totally-worth-it
classes in the city and suburbs. Make friends with these people — your ass will thank you.

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  • Maggie

    If you want to get a killer workout in record time, head over to Maxercise in Center City, they have been doing Kettlebells for 20 years and John Disimone, the owner and head instructor, is an awesome teacher and makes each class exciting and fun! Go to Maxercise and finally be excited to get a workout!

  • Todd

    Platoon opened personal training at 8th & Walnut and a bunch of year round outdoor locations

  • Joelynn

    I recently started going to Zumba classess at CHHRC with Brooke Blair; she is AWESOME!!! I love going to class!

  • Mary

    Aaron Bonser of “The Lab” ( is the best out there. I’ve increased my overall health, lost weight, and eliminated chronic back pain. His mobile service makes training conveni

  • Mary

    Check out the Abs in Philadelphia video by thetraininglab on Youtube.- AMAZING!

  • tracy

    holly is the best trainer by far in philly!


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