Marketing&Business Manager, Personal Trainer & Group Fitness Instructor
Adina joined the team in 2011, bringing in her extensive experience in business management and also her fitness skills. She moved in TCI in 2008, after seven successful years as a Sales & Marketing Manager with a prestigious multi-national telecommunication company in Romania, her native country.
Adina has a Bachelor’s Degree in Languages, with a major in Japanese Literature – Kabuki theater, and in 2007 she pursued a Master Degree in Marketing and Business Communication.
When it comes to fitness, Adina is our resident expert – a highly skilled personal trainer and group fitness classes instructor with years of experience under her belt and a fun, friendly character, who will have you burning those calories in no time.
Adina is teaching Tae-Bo, Piloxing and Boot Camp classes, her weekly schedule is updated here.
Please contact Adina at 649-442-6349 or by email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Tennis Professional, International Tennis Association (ITA) Diploma Tennis Trainer
Juergen has 20 years of coaching experience gained in his native Germany, as well as in other parts of Europe. He has played in the second division in Switzerland. He has also coached in South America, Columbia and has been Head Coach with a prestigious fitness club in Hong Kong for the last 10 years. Having won numerous professional tournaments, Jurgen is an expert in mini-tennis, tennis clinic and is also well-versed in organizing tournaments. Juergen decided to join the team in January 2015 and soon after the Tennis department grew exponentially.
Adult Group Lessons and Social Games are held weekly, please check them out here.
For tennis inquiries call 649-442-6350 or email: email@example.com
Martial Arts Instructor, Personal Trainer, TRX Instructor
Paul moved to TCI in 2008 and joined the Graceway Sports Centre team in 2012. Paul started his Vietnamese Kung-Fu (Qwan-Ki-Do) training at the age of 15, being appointed as President of the Qwan-Ki-Do Club in his native town at the age of 19, when he also had gotten his black belt. He successfully led the Qwan-Ki-Do Club, which counted over 1,800 students, for 7 years, being a prominent presence in promoting sports and fitness activities. We offer Qwan-Ki-Do classes for adults and children on a weekly basis, see the schedule here.
Paul is also a ISSA certified Personal Trainer and in 2015 he’s got his TRX Functional and TRX Group Training certification.
Front Desk Clerk
Michael Malcolm was born in New York, USA, but was raised in the Turks & Caicos Islands. His desire for health and staying in shape led him to a love for fitness. He has a strong passion for helping others and learning new techniques for keeping the body strong. His motto is ‘Fitness Is Life’.
Mike is leading our Boxing Conditioning classes.
Mike can be contacted at: firstname.lastname@example.org
Front Desk Clerk
Lovelie is the latest addition to the team, a lovely young lady with high aspirations. Of Haitian origin, Lovelie grew up in Providenciales and she graduated from Clement Howell High School in 2014. She accumulated valuable work experience in the hospitality industry, which she put to good use at the sports centre.
Group Fitness Instructor and Personal Trainer
Ainara is the latest addition to our team. She decided to move to sunny Turks&Caicos in 2015, after spending many years in the UK and New Zealand. Originally from Spain (Basque Country), Ainara is a trained dancer with valuable experience in choreography and directing various cabaret shows. Ainara discovered her passion for fitness in 2006 and became a certified instructor in Pilates, Yoga, Zumba, LesMills fitness concept, Spinning and Boot Camps, but also a personal trainer.
Step Aerobics Instructor
Sharlene has been of the most loyal gym members, before she decided to join the team and start instructing Step Aerobics. When it comes to Fitness, Sharlene is very dedicated and if she’s not leading a class, then she’s in the gym, rocking the weights. Her style is very alert and entertaining, yet she makes you work hard and burn hundreds of calories in no time! Sharlene’s class is scheduled every Wednesday, 6-7pm.
Gymnastics and Dance Instructor
Our gymnastics coach, Shara Goldsmith, has an extensive professional background in Dance Performance and Education and holds a Minor in Dance from The University of North Carolina at Greensboro. She grew up within the walls of the YMCA Bahamas and was a YMCA Professional at an early age, instructing programs such as Gymnastics & Swimming. Presently, she is a Specialist Instructor at a local primary school and runs the Breaking Free Dance Academy. We’re offering Gymnastics classes for Beginner and Advanced students, but also the youngest can learn the basics. The weekly schedule of classes is posted here.
Collaborator – Personal Trainer and Spinning Instructor
When it comes to fitness, Nancy has it all. A Canadian by origin, Nancy is a marketing specialist and a web designer. In 2010 she decided to make TCI her home and soon she founded her own company, Glow Fitness TCI. Nancy has years of experience and her expertise in personal training, spinning and boot camps had been re-certified numerous times. She’s also the only practitioner of Thay Yoga bodywork in TCI, which she does in her personal gym studio or at the client’s location. Her last addition is a certification in TRX.
Collaborator – Group Fitness Instructor
Carol came to Turks&Caicos many years ago, as a dive instructor. As a child, she was always into sports and swam competitively for her country, South Africa, for 8 years. With her love of sport and fitness and her love of teaching, she decided to move into fitness. Carol has taken a personal fitness course from the American Fitness Professionals & Associates. She is also certified in Core Fusion and Core Fusion Yoga. Carol is teaching the Legs,Bums&Tums class, which is a low intensity workout with a particular focus on toning the core and lower body. Check out Carol’s classes here.
Collaborator – Group Fitness Instructor and Personal Trainer
Check out Marilyn’s classes here.