Tune in for interviews on fitness, exercise, nutrition, health, wellness, mindfulness, motivation and more from fitness and healthcare professionals, athletes, trainers, teachers, coaches and other experts. You will get information on the latest health and wellness trends, advice and research on everything from how to start an exercise program to setting realistic goals or training for a Spartan race. You will be inspired by our experts, their stories and their wealth of information.
James Norris - Seeing Beyond Life’s Challenges as a Handi Capable Athlete
In this episode, Cam talks with James Norris, founder of Handi Capable Fitness. Handi Capable Fitness (HCF), was born from the inspiration of James Norris and his trainer, Joe. Joe realized that the journey James was on—from enthusiastic, but not-so physically fit to hosting the annual HCF Walk—had the potential to encourage others to take on the same challenge. James created an Instagram account to share both his successes and failures with other Handi Capable athletes. After just the first few video posts of James working out, the positive feedback was overwhelming. There was clearly a need for an or organization like HCF.
No Excuses Fitness With The Chair Workout King Donovan Green
In this episode, Cam talks with Donovan Green, celebrity Fitness Trainer and founder of Chair Workouts Donovan Green. Chair Workouts has been operating since 2008 and went virtual in 2012. It was created by one of the world’s #1 fitness experts who happen to be the trainer to Dr.Oz and many other top experts in the world. Donovan Green has also authored a book called No Excuses Fitness and has traveled all over the country to speak to thousands of people about fitness, lifestyle, and business. He is also a graduate of Integrative Nutrition and holds a black belt in the art of Jujitsu.
Jessica H. Maurer - How To Reach Your Full Potential
In this episode, Cam talks with Jessica H. Maurer. She is a fitness business consultant and strategist who has presented and consulted for many brands internationally. Her passion is helping fitness professionals & businesses reach full potential through education, program & instructor development, and brand creation & awareness.
Jessica is the Senior Director of Instructor Development at FIT4MOM and is a consultant for well-known fitness companies such as Nathalie Lacombe, Lebert Fitness, & One Day to Wellness. Additionally, Jessica continues to offer consulting services to locally owned businesses and fitness professionals.
The Journey of Tough Love Trainer Janessa Laureano
In this episode, Cam talks with Janessa Laureano. Janessa is a personal trainer and the co-owner of O2 Fuel Fitness in Vaughan, ON. She grew up competing in sports like wrestling and track, leading her to have her own trainer by 8th grade. This taught her a lot about fitness from a young age, not to mention, it runs in her blood as her cousin is Marc Lebert!
When Janessa didn’t land her dream job right out of school, she bought a one-way flight to the Dominican Republic and began running fitness vacations in the Caribbean. After 2 years down south, she was offered an opportunity that she couldn’t resist-to open her very own gym and fulfill a dream of a lifetime
Young & Motivated: Little T's Story as a Fitness Trainer
In this episode, Cam talks with Taylor (Little T), Taylor’s love for fitness and promoting healthy lifestyles was created during her youth when she trained to become a nationally ranked competitive gymnast and competitive dancer. Now as an adult Taylor is an IFBB Fitness Pro as well as a calisthenics athlete. The importance of passion, hard work, discipline, and dedication was ingrained at a very early age, and these same principles guide her today both as an athlete and a personal training specialist.
Renée Foessel - Journey of a Para-Athlete with Cerebral Palsy
In this episode, Cam talks with Renée Foessel, At the 2019 IPC World Athletics Championships Renée Foessel captured bronze in the women's discus F38 as she set a new Canadian record four times, with her longest throw of 33.37 holding up for a spot on the podium.
She was born and raised in Mississauga, Ont. She was first introduced to track and field at age nine. She was born with cerebral palsy that affects one side of her body.
In 2015, she earned a complete medal set at the Parapan American Games in Toronto. She won gold in the discus, silver in the shot put, and bronze in the javelin. Those performances provided a dose of confidence that carried through to the IPC World Championships, where she collected a bronze in the discus. She was fourth in discus at both the 2016 and 2017 Paralympic Games.
I just listened to your first podcast. I plan to listen to others. Cam thanks for you sharing about your experiences and motivating others with physical challenges to get fit and into sports! Marc thanks for showing how easy it is to make working out a way of life! Good luck to you both on Season 1 and being part of positive changes in the world! 🌹
Fitness For All Podcast
Great Fitness podcast with a couple of great guests