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Lisa Cuerden

Lisa has been working in the fitness industry for just over 11 years.

Her love of fitness and well being has taken her to a high level within the industry, she has her own business based in Oxford called ‘Life Changing Fitness’ offering Personal training and Sports Massage, she runs a very successful Online Fat Loss program and teaches a wide variety of fitness classes.

Lisa also works as an Educator and is a well known Fitness Presenter teaching at many fitness rolex replica watches events across the UK.

Lisa has taught fitness based yoga for 7 years and has practiced hot yoga for 5+ years, in August 2014 she made the decision to explore the spiritual side of yoga more deeply and went to Los Angeles to complete her Ashtanga and Vinyasa Instructor Training, following on from that she recently went to Bali to delve even deeper into the subtle body completing her 500 hour yoga training with ‘Feeling Soul Good The Alchemy of Yoga and Sound’.

Lisa said: “My recent experiences both in LA and Bali have taken me on a transformational journey to being at peace with my mind and my body, I am physically and mentally a different person, Yoga truly has changed my life for the better and I am loving this journey”.

Joanne Cooper

International presenter and fitness model Jo began her fitness career in 2009.

Jo first trained as a gym instructor but came into her own when she did her ETM and became a group fitness instructor. Jo was given an incredible opportunity teaching at a huge fitness event and now presents various programs regularly at several fitness conventions throughout the year.

Based in Crawley, West Sussex Jo teaches fun fitness community classes. Her charisma and teaching style is one of a kind and she has presented to classes of up to 3000 at one time.

 

JO’S CREDITS INCLUDE:

Two front covers for the Fitnorama magazine. Cover for the Less Bounce catalogue.

Presented her 80’s power class live on the BBC for Comic Reliefs first ever Danceathon at Wembley arena March 2015.

Performed 26 data capture routines for the Xbox game Zumba® Fitness World Party released Dec 2013.

Appeared in the feature film ‘Cuban Fury’ As a Latin aerobics teacher 2014.

Dance fitness has been featured on ITV’s Daybreak, Channel fours Sunday Brunch and Channel five Big Brother.

Alongside her presenting work which she loves Jo also works as an educational specialist for Booiaka®.

Richard Callender

Richard is one of life’s great people and is a fitness legend with over 18 years experience. He is also Chico’s mentor on all things Block Fit and fitness.

He is recognised as a Fitness expert, group fitness presenter, writer and television personality in the UK and internationally. His life long dedication to fitness has seen him soar to dizzy heights of success, and with his dedication and second to none personality. Richard has risen from personal trainer to regional management to studio director and Reebok ambassador.

Richard is the creator of “Armageddon Fitness” and “Urban Funk” He is most recognised as the inspirational trainer on the hit show “The biggest loser”.

Richard is also the “GO TO” fitness GURU featuring in numerous TV programs including “GMTV” and “This Morning” He is also the man behind some of the biggest selling fitness DVD’s in history.

HIS DVD’s INCLUDE:

  • Working out with Jordan 2005.
  • The NO1 selling “WOW” DVD with Vicky Entwistle (Coronation Street), which sold in access of 225,000 copies.
  • Dancing On Ice 2008.
  • 3 Biggest loser DVDs’
  • The current No1 selling fitness DVD with charlotte Crosby’s 3-minute belly blitz which beat Frozen to the top spot.

Richard is a phenomenon, and whatever he touches turns to gold, that’s why we are honoured and proud to have him mentoring the Block Fit brand.

Chrissy Harper

Chris is a personal trainer, international fitness presenter and a master trainer originally from Oxford.

After suffering from a bad knee injury that ended his football career, he turned to personal training an rehabilitation, helping others over come their injuries. Specialising in anterior cruciate and meniscus rehabilitation, Chrissy has helped numerous people get back to full fitness.

Working with a range of people from pop stars, young GB skiers to premiership footballers, as well as training people on a day-to-day basis for general fitness goals and motivation. Chris was given the chance to present at a UK fitness convention, and is now presenting at several conventions around the rolex replica UK and Europe.

Group exercise has played a big part in his life, and over the past five to six years, Chrissy has been teaching it to a variety of classes from dance to studio cycling to kettle-bells. His passion is martial arts, which he’s practiced since He was young. This passion has led him to present a martial arts based concept internationally, which he is very proud of.

Chris has appeared and presented in many international and national fitness conventions including the first ever Danceathon at Wembley and the world record breaking boxing event with Fight Klub.

Chico Slimmani

CHICO WAS BORN YOUSSEPH SLIMMANI IN BRIDGEND, WALES, AND RETURNED TO HIS FATHER’S NATIVE MOROCCO AT THE AGE OF TWO WHERE HE WAS BROUGHT UP ON HIS GRANDPAPRENTS’ FARM AS A GOAT HERDER

He returned to the UK at the age of 13 and came to prominence when He appeared on the 2005 X Factor and knocked Madonna off the top spot in the UK chart with his infectious No1 single “It’s Chico Time”.

Chico turned his hands to acting where He co-stars with his brother JC Mac. The pair also wrote, produced and starred in the short film Winner Takes All that received a BAFTA nomination and was in the official selection of over 40 film festivals worldwide.

Chico ventured into the fitness industry in 2014 where He qualified as a YMCA ETM (Exercise To Music) instructor and is now the proud owner of “Block Fit” which He hopes to make a global brand.

Chico is a born entertainer, who embodies the PMA (Positive Mental Attitude) philosophy, and whether He is on stage singing, acting, ice-skating or fitness presenting, you know that once he is on stage he will give you 100% of whatever He’s GOT.

HIS ACHIEVEMENTS SO FAR:

1. Founder of the charity: www.rainbowchildfoundation.co.uk the charity helped 25000 children around the world in 8 years.

2. Founder of Block Fit.

3. Writing, producing & starring in a BAFTA nominated short film “Winner takes all”.

4. Playing the lead role in seven HIT Pantos in the UK including Aladdin, prince charming in snow white, and Jack in Jack and the beanstalk.

5. Toured with the hit show “Boogie nights” with the legendary Osmonds.

6. Reached the final of Dancing On Ice in 2012.

7. Produced the ice-skating UK extravaganza tour with the Russian all stars “Celebrities on ICE”.

8. Finalist on the TV show “Celeb air”.

9. Appeared on countless TV shows from GMTV to This morning, top of the pops, Loose Women, never mind the Buzz-cocks, celebrity Juice, Big brother, celebrity total wipe out but to name a few.