Personal Trainer/ Owner: Fitness By Andrew LLC Personal Trainer Group

Scottsdale Personal Training ExpertAndrew Fodge, MS

North Scottsdale Office: 602-638-3000

Email: Andrew@FitnessByAndrew.com

Website: www.FitnessByAndrew.com

 

BIOGRAPHY

Andrew Fodge is a certified fitness professional and the founder and owner of Fitness by Andrew LLC Personal Trainer Group, in Scottsdale, AZ. For over 17 years, Andrew has devoted his life to educating people about the critical need to regularly engage in physical activity. He has a passion for working with a broad clientele across all ages and fitness levels, each with varying goals, helping them to attain their fitness goals, establish long-lasting healthy behaviors and improve their quality of life. With knowledge in the fields of bodybuilding, body sculpting, sports performance training and nutrition and motivational techniques, Andrew and his team of personal trainers develop comprehensive one-of-a-kind programs to help clients achieve results within weeks and provide them with the tools, knowledge, and experience to develop, continue and maintain their new healthy lifestyle.

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Along with receiving his Bachelor of Science degree in Athletic Training from George Fox University and a Masters of Science degree in Physical Education from Seattle Pacific University, Andrew continues to stay attuned to the most current industry trends and key health issues facing our country via continuing education courses throughout the year. In addition, Andrew has held nationally accredited certifications from the National Strength and Conditioning Association (NSCA), the National Academy of Sports Medicine (NASM) and the Titleist Performance Institute (TPI) – Golf Fitness Professional Level 2 which has afforded him the opportunity to work within a variety of environments from high school and collegiate athletic programs, physical therapy clinics, obesity clinics, and upscale fitness clubs to eventually owning his own private personal training studio.

Andrew is proud to be able to provide those seeking a greater sense of wellness with programs to makeover their bodies and their thinking. He feels a great sense of accomplishment when he can use his knowledge and expertise to captivate, empower and inspire his clients to transform their lives on a daily basis, becoming their best and living a healthier, more joyful life.  For his golf fitness clients, Andrew strives to establish a practical and effective approach to improving mobility, stability, strength, and power for all of his golfers.

 

EDUCATION

Master of Science in Physical Education

Seattle Pacific University (May 2005)

Thesis: Evaluation of the Quality of Continuing Education for High School Coaches and Physical Education Teachers

 

Bachelor of Science in Athletic Training

George Fox University (May 2000)

 

CERTIFICATIONS

National Academy of Sports Medicine (NASM) Certified Personal Trainer
National Strength and Conditioning Association (NSCA) Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist
Titleist Performance Institute (TPI) Certified Golf Fitness Instructor Level 2
K-Vest TPI-3D Certified Level 2
First aid, cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) and automated external defibrillator (AED) certifications.

PROFESSIONAL MEMBERSHIPS
National Strength and Conditioning Association (NSCA).
George Fox University Alumni Association

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE
Founder and Owner, Fitness By Andrew LLC Personal Trainer Group, Scottsdale, AZ (2007 – present)
Fitness Manager, 24 Hour Fitness, Scottsdale, AZ (2005 – 2007)
Assistant Fitness Director, Bellevue Club, Bellevue, WA (2002 – 2005)
Assistant Fitness Director, Bellevue YMCA,Bellevue, WA (2001 – 2002)
 
TEACHING EXPERIENCE
Adjunct Faculty, Lake Washington Technical College, Kirkland, WA
-Fitness Training AAS Degree Program (Spring 2005)

Certification Symposia Instructor, NSCA, Bellevue, WA
-Certification Workshops, (2003 – 2005)

Instructor, World Instructor Training School, Virginia Beach, VA
-Personal Training/Business of Personal Training Workshops, (2003-2005).
 
SPECIALTIES

Golf Fitness Training
Group Fitness Programming/ Fitness Boot Camps
One-On-One and Small Group Fitness Intensive Programming
Rehabilitative Exercises and Injury Prevention
Weight Loss, Dietary and Metabolic Disorders
Special Populations Programming (Autism, Arthritis, Asthma, CFS, Fybromyalgia, Multiple Sclerosis)
 
MEDIA/PUBLICATIONS
Golf Arizona Magazine
-Current Contributor

Tee Times Magazine
-Improving Your Golf with Fitness (November/December 2012)

Sonoran Living Live, KNXV-TV/ABC15, Phoenix, AZ
-National Women’s Health & Fitness Day live, on-air segment (September 2011)
-Improve your golf game with a golf fitness instructor live, on-air segment (January 2012)

Arizona Foothills Magazine
-Unique Body Workouts (July 2010)

PHOENIX Magazine
-Best of the Valley 2009, Readers’ Picks (September 2009)

Loco4Golf.com, Scottsdale, AZ
-Improving Your Golf with Fitness (September 2010)
-Improving Your Golf with Fitness: The Swing- Step Down & Windmill exercises (October 2010)

EzineArticles.com
-Components that Make an Exercise Program Effective (March 2010)

AWARDS/HONORS
Men’s Journal, National Fitness Publication
-Nominated, Top 100 Personal Trainers (2006)

24 Hour Fitness, Scottsdale, AZ
-Top Producer, Fitness Department, Southwest Division (June 2006)

24 Hour Fitness, Scottsdale, AZ
-Top Fitness Manager, Category A Record Holder, Fitness Department, Southwest Division (September 2006)

YMCA of Greater Seattle, Seattle, WA
-Innovation Award, Training Strong Families Program (2002)

 COMMUNITY INVOLVEMENT/LEADERSHIP
Founder, Lose Big to Win Big Program, Scottsdale, AZ (2008 – present)

Lecturer/Presenter, PEMCO NW All-Sports Clinic, Seattle, WA
-Athletic Training and Conditioning Presentations (2004, 2005, 2006)Lecturer/Presenter, University of

Washington Nursing Conference, Seattle, WA
-“Motivating to Move” (2005)

Lecturer/Presenter, Overlake Hospital, Bellevue, WA-Men’s Health Symposium, “Healthy Back Workshop”, (2004)

Lecturer/Presenter, City University, Bellevue, WA
-“Health and Fitness in the Office” (2004)