- Certified by National Federation of Professional Trainers
- Certified by Athletics and Fitness Association of America
- Certified by National Exercise & Sports Trainers Association
- Certified by The American Council on Exercise
- Expert in HIIT training
- Expert in Functional Training
- Expert in Endurance Training
- Expert in TRX
- Expert in Weight Loss
- Expert in Crossfit
- Expert in Strength Training
- Background Checked
Hi, everyone! My name is Johnny Calhoun! I’m originally from the Mountains of South Eastern Kentucky, (Prestonsburg). I played football, bodybuilding & power lifting in high school and college. I graduated from Morehead State University with a BA degree in 1992 in Recreational Therapy & Health Education. I have lived in Raleigh, NC since 2001 with my wife Rebecca! I have worked with the Federal Prison System as a Recreational Specialist and Health Education Specialist for staff and inmates for 5 institutions since 2001 My specialty’s are in Fitness, Health & Wellness Fairs, Nutrition, Personal Training and Group Exercise. I have over 28 years of work experience in the fitness industry. Federal Prison System, Mental Health Hospitals, Retirement Communities, Gyms, Mobile and Online/Virtual settings. Current Personal Training & Group Fitness Instructor certifications: NFPT CPT, Master Trainer (Strength Training Specialist, Endurance Training Specialist and Nutrition Fitness Specialist), Functional Training Specialist, Cancer Recovery Specialist and MS Specialist. ACE-Senior Fitness Specialist and Therapeutic Exercise Specialist. NESTA-Kids Nutrition Specialist, Lifestyle & Weight Management Specialist and IMPACT (Intense Mixed Physical Accelerated Circuit Training). I enjoy College basketball, football and NFL (Steelers), traveling, cruises, island resorts, mountains, hiking fitness training, animals and spending time with my wife. I look forward to meeting everyone and doing personal training with everyone. I will help you select your fitness programs, work towards your short and long term wellness goals and help you achieve them.
Mar 25, 2023
Johnny is Amazing! He is very encouraging and makes this new journey of mine fun and worth it. Also, he is very flexible and does and incredible job working with my tentative schedule.