Best of Philly

Best Trainer

2017 BEST Trainer

Katie Gould at KG Strong

Thoughts of post-workout beers at the rooftop Bok Bar—a convenient elevator ride away from Gould’s studio—should be enough to push you through her fierce yet fun kettlebell workouts. Prepare to work muscles you didn’t even know existed. And bring a notepad: The always-informative Gould will tell you what they are and why they matter.

1901 South 9th Street, Philadelphia, PA | 215-395-3618 | Website


2015 BEST Trainer

Kasey Manwaring at GoalsFit

4450 Main Street, Philadelphia, PA

This is the trainer other trainers go to because they love how Manwaring emphasizes bodyweight exercises (push-ups, burpees) using whatever equipment (benches, fountains) happens to be around. Even better? She’ll give you the know-how to tone your muscles effectively on your own, too. Read more »