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RecSports Personal Training is an independent journey determined by your goals and commitment. Our certified personal trainers provide you with an exercise program and individualized support. We work with everyone from the fitness enthusiast wanting to be pain-free to an athlete training for a specific sport or event. We continually develop our trainers through cutting-edge education, equipment specific training, and hands-on learning.

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Client PARQ

Client Packet

NOTE: Please use Internet Explorer or Safari web browsers to complete the PDF documents. When complete, download and save a copy to your computer that you will send to us.

NEW CLIENTS (All clients after 8/15/17 are considered new clients)

Step 1: Fill out Client PARQ and Client Packet and email completed forms to trainingcenter@recsports.ufl.edu.

  • You will receive an email within 48 business hours confirming if you are cleared for physical activity or if physician’s clearance is required.
  • If cleared you may proceed to Step 2.
  • If medical clearance is required, we will provide the physical activity clearance form that your primary care physician can complete with directions for submission back to the Training Center.

Step 2: Select and pay for Personal Training here.  

  • IMPORTANT: DO NOT pay for the package until you have received clearance from RecSports administrative staff.

Step 3: Register for your Fitness Assessment Appointment by clicking here!

  • FITNESS ASSESSMENTS ARE REQUIRED BEFORE STARTING PERSONAL TRAINING.
  • IMPORTANT: Fitness Assessment must be complete and payment must be rendered before you can begin personal training sessions.
  • A Personal Trainer will contact you within 48 business hours after your fitness assessment to schedule your initial consultation.

EXISTING RECSPORTS CLIENTS (Any clients that have received a service other than Personal Training after 8/15/2017 i.e. Massage Therapy, Small Group Training and Fitness Assessment)

Step 1: Fill out Client Packet and email completed forms to trainingcenter@recsports.ufl.edu.

Step 2: Select and pay for Personal Training here.  

Step 3: Register for your Fitness Assessment Appointment by clicking here!

  • FITNESS ASSESSMENTS ARE REQUIRED BEFORE STARTING PERSONAL TRAINING.
  • IMPORTANT: Fitness Assessment must be complete and payment must be rendered before you can begin personal training sessions.
  • A Personal Trainer will contact you within 48 business hours after your fitness assessment to schedule your initial consultation.

RENEWING PERSONAL TRAINING CLIENTS (Any client that has received Personal Training after 8/15/2017)

Step 1: Select and pay for Personal Training here.

  • IMPORTANT: Payment must be rendered before you will be contacted for a Personal Training Consultation.
  • A Personal Trainer will contact you within 48 business hours after your purchase to schedule your initial consultation, if you are not currently paired with one. 

Health History and  Fitness Assessment

The paperwork includes a Health History Questionnaire – please bring any relevant information regarding medications, injuries or other health-related issues. If you have had any serious injuries or medical conditions you will need to have your doctor approve your participation in a prescribed fitness program – please bring your doctor’s contact information with you. Payment in full is required at the time your paperwork is completed. Cash, check, credit and debit cards are accepted. All Personal Training packages require that you complete an assessment at the Fitness Assessment Center. The assessment will provide the Personal Trainer with baseline fitness and musculo-skeletal information used to individualize your training program. The assessment is included with all Personal Training packages. 

about our personal trainers

Our certified Personal Trainers are here to assist you with your lifestyle and fitness goals. The Personal Trainers will assess your current fitness level and then create a personalized exercise program to meet your fitness needs. Review the Personal Trainer bios to find a trainer that will be a good match for you and your fitness goals.

Thursday, October 19

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*These hours are subject to change. Click here for the weekly hours table.

Current Packages and Pricing for Students and Members

Packagepackage priceprice per session4
4 Sessions$155$38.75
8 Sessions$300$37.50
12 Sessions$437$36.41
16 Sessions$564$35.25

20 Sessions 

$681

$34.05

* NOTE: The above prices will start on August 15,2017. All personal training packages purchased prior to August 15th will be grandfathered in until the completion of said package.

Get Started today!

Client PARQ

Client Packet

NOTE: Please use Internet Explorer or Safari web browsers to complete the PDF documents. When complete, download and save a copy to your computer that you will send to us.

NEW CLIENTS (All clients after 8/15/17 are considered new clients)

Step 1: Fill out Client PARQ and Client Packet and email completed forms to trainingcenter@recsports.ufl.edu.

  • You will receive an email within 48 business hours confirming if you are cleared for physical activity or if physician’s clearance is required.
  • If cleared you may proceed to Step 2.
  • If medical clearance is required, we will provide the physical activity clearance form that your primary care physician can complete with directions for submission back to the Training Center.

Step 2: Select and pay for Personal Training here.  

  • IMPORTANT: DO NOT pay for the package until you have received clearance from RecSports administrative staff.

​Step 3:  Register for your Fitness Assessment Appointment by clicking here!

  • FITNESS ASSESSMENTS ARE REQUIRED BEFORE STARTING PERSONAL TRAINING
  • IMPORTANT: Fitness Assessment must be complete and payment must be rendered before you can begin personal training sessions.
  • A Personal Trainer will contact you within 48 business hours after your fitness assessment to schedule your initial consultation.

EXISTING RECSPORTS CLIENTS (Any clients that have received a service other than Personal Training after 8/15/2017 i.e. Massage Therapy, Small Group Training and Fitness Assessment)

Step 1: Fill out Client Packet and email completed forms to trainingcenter@recsports.ufl.edu.

Step 2: Select and pay for Personal Training here.  

Step 3: Register for your Fitness Assessment Appointment by clicking here!

  • FITNESS ASSESSMENTS ARE REQUIRED BEFORE STARTING PERSONAL TRAINING
  • IMPORTANT: Fitness Assessment must be complete and payment must be rendered before you can begin personal training sessions.
  • A Personal Trainer will contact you within 48 business hours after your fitness assessment to schedule your initial consultation.

RENEWING PERSONAL TRAINING CLIENTS (Any client that has received Personal Training after 8/15/2017)

Step 1: Select and pay for Personal Training here.

  • IMPORTANT: Payment must be rendered before you will be contacted for a Personal Training Consultation.
  • A Personal Trainer will contact you within 48 business hours after your purchase to schedule your initial consultation, if you are not currently paired with one. 

Personal Training Academy (PTA) Global Course Details

Info Sessions:

Event Date: June 13th
Time: 5:30pm-6:30pm
Location: SW Rec Arena Conference Room.

Event Date: July 12th
Time: 5:30pm-6:30pm
Location: Southwest Recreation Center Activity Room 3.

Dates: 

  • Every Tuesday & Thursday 3:30-5:00pm
  • Begins Tuesday, August 22 and ends Thursday, November 30, honoring all UF holidays.

Location:

  •  Southwest Recreation Center
  •  Specific information and changes will be announced​

Course Materials:

  •  PTA Global Website: Online video lectures and printable notes
  •  PTA Global Program Design Model: a compilation of 840 premade workouts
  •  In-Person Presentations: Sent via email following each class 

Application Process:

Apply via e-mail to Hannah Hutchinson (HannahHu@recsports.ufl.edu) by Friday, July 14. Participants will receive a decision by Friday, July 21st 

1. In your email, include the following information:

  • First and last name
  • Year in school (1st, 2nd)  
  • Major
  • UFID
  • Phone number
  • Number of academic course credits being taken Fall 2017 
  • Confirm availability for ALL class days
  • Expected Graduation Date 

2. Attach a resume and single page letter of interest 

  • Keep your application materials unique and distinct!

Course Price:

  • PTA Global Certification Course: $499 paid directly to PTA Global via PTAGlobal.com (Due: September 12th)
  • Course operating costs: $100 paid directly to Recreational Sports via RSConnect.recsports.ufl.edu (Due: Friday, July 28th)
  • Failure to register by July 28th will result in forfeit of roster reservation to other students on the waitlist. 

This 14 week personal training certification preparation course will prepare participants for the internationally accredited (NCCA) PTA Global Certification Preparation Course. This class will consist of educational presentations and hands on activities related to core fitness areas including: exercise programming, functional anatomy, program design, posture and assessment, liability and risk, nutrition, and behavior and communication. Although this course is not for academic credit, it does require a substantial time commitment both inside and outside of class. No prior experience is required.

PTA Global goes beyond providing only the core science and fitness knowledge, including education on behavior and communication and understanding personality types so trainers are successful with a variety of clientele. Through their systems, sciences, and tools, PTA Global equips trainers with the means necessary to become successful in the fitness industry. 

Do you have further questions? If so, please contact:

Personal Training Graduate Assistant, Hannah Hutchinson at HannahHu@recsports.ufl.edu

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Meet Our Personal Trainers

Austin

Brooke

Dijon

Emily

Hannah

Justin

Katelynn

Kelsey

Kevin

Noah

Ryan

Shirun

Sierra

Sung

Valerie