Adina Ciurar

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:


Juergen Richter

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 started to grow exponentially.

Adult Group Lessons and Social Games are held weekly, please check them out here.

For tennis inquiries call 649-442-6350 or email:


Paul Ciurar

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.

Paul can be contacted at: or


 Lovelie Luxama

 Front Desk Clerk

Lovelie is our nice Front Desk representative since February 2015. 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.


 Rodney Munnings

 Front Desk Clerk

Rodney is originally from the Bahamas, he arrived in Provo in 2010 ready for new challenges. Rodney fell in love with fitness at a very young age. He lives, dreams and eats fitness every day of his life. Although he does not currently have a specialization, Rodney enjoys weightlifting and strength training. In high school, he participated on competitive basketball teams, and currently loves all things outdoors. His favourite workout music is anything high energy and upbeat.


Marilyn Markus

Group Fitness Instructor and Personal Trainer

Marilyn Markus has been a fitness and yoga professional for many years now with a career spanning over numerous styles and certifications, such as: Yoga Teacher Trainer, certified Indoor Cycling instructor, Pilates and Fusion certified, Kickboxing instructor, Step Aerobics instructor and of course, she is a certified Personal Trainer.
Marilyn brings her wealth of knowledge and passion to the members at the gym, whether it’s motivating them through a group fitness class or encouraging them to keep pushing while doing personal training.
Marilyn has a true passion and commitment to helping members reach their fitness goals.

Check out Marilyn’s classes here.


Ainara Varela

Group Fitness Instructor and Personal Trainer

Ainara 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.


Michael Malcolm

Collaborator – Group Fitness Instructor

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 teaching the Boxing Conditioning classes.


Sharlene Bent

Collaborator – 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.


Shara Goldsmith

Collaborator – 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.

Nancy Mizinski

Nancy Mizinski

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.

GSC Staffs Carol

Carol Potter

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.

Hours of Operation


Mon - Thurs: 5.30am - 9pm
Friday: 5.30am - 8pm
Saturday: 8am - 6pm
Sunday: 8am - 12pm


Contact Info


Front Desk: 649-442-6348
Reach the Tennis Pro: 649-442-6350
Reach the Manager: 649-442-6349

We are conveniently located just off the Leeward Highway behind the IGA Supermarket.

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