PIRATE ATHLETIC CENTER

 Meet our Personal Trainer Josh Shoup​​​​

Joshua graduated magna cum laude from the University of Akron in the spring of 2015 with a bachelor’s degree in Exercise Physiology. Shortly after graduation, he received his personal training certification through the National Strength and Conditioning Association (NSCA-CPT). Joshua has made fitness a priority in his life by participating in the Cleveland Marathon, Pan Ohio Hope Ride, and men's physique competitions. In addition, he developed a computer-based program that aids him in prescribing exercise regimens. His extensive knowledge on health and fitness enables him to construct effective individualized plans for his clients. Joshua is currently running a wellness program, the Perry Staff Health & Fitness Program (PSHFP), for staff members at Perry Local Schools. He has a strong passion for health and fitness and is dedicated to helping others achieve their personal goals.



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Whether your goal is to build strength, increase flexibility, or lose a few unwanted pounds, it begins with the decision to change your lifestyle, and it should begin today.

The longer you wait, the further you’re getting from your goal. Those calories aren't burning themselves. Make the commitment to be healthy. We'll be your partner every step (or plank or squat) of the way. Contact us for a free tour or consultation with a trainer. 

You know your fitness goals and you know which plans work best for you.