Chizue was born in Tokyo and raised in Kobe, Japan. In 1983, she began her career in the fitness industry; Chizue has more than 30 years of experience teaching group exercise in the U.S. and Japan. She began teaching at Island Athletic Club in 2003 and became the group exercise director for the club a year later. Chizue is certified in STOTT Pilates, and a National Academy of Sports Medicine certified personal trainer. She continues to help people achieve health and fitness goals, and changes the lives of the people she works with.
Personal Training can be an extremely effective way to make exercise work for YOU. Personal training offers the elements of accountability, efficiency, inspiration, and safety that can make all the difference in the world when it comes to results and the enjoyment of exercise. The one on one attention makes time fly by. You have fun while you work harder and more effectively than you would on your own.
- 30 Minutes $35
- 60 Minutes $55
Rates are subject to Washington State Sales Tax (8.7%)
There are a variety of personal training packages available at discounted pricing, ranging from 4 to 12 sessions. Talk with any of our personal trainers about your choices and let them design a program specific to your needs.
At Island Athletic Club, we have a talented team of fitness professionals ready to serve you. All trainers have national certifications and education to help you in your pursuit of fitness goals.
The greatest healing comes from within. Lila is certified by the National Academy of Sports Medicine, and has been a personal trainer at Island Athletic Club for over nine years. She specializes in free weights, core and stability training, and neuro-muscular education. She views health and wellness in a holistic way. Also a Somatic practitioner, she emphasizes sensory awareness as a tool for safe and effective exercise. She is excited to develop a program for your specific needs and goals. Whether you want to create a program or refresh your current routine, Lila can make it fun!
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Jane has worked in the fitness industry on Whidbey Island for more than 20 years and is certified by the National Academy of Sports Medicine. Prior to moving to Whidbey Island, she served in the U.S. Army for eight years – both active and inactive duty. She has been a youth soccer coach and currently coaches the Lady Falcons at South Whidbey High School. Jane is committed to an active lifestyle and believes exercise is the fountain of youth. As a personal trainer, Jane looks forward to helping you reach your health and fitness goals. Remember, “A journey of a thousand miles begins with a single step.”
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Newton first began his fitness journey right here at Island Athletic Club. It quickly became his passion, and motivated him to become a Certified Personal Trainer through the National Academy of Sports Medicine. Having achieved that certification in 2015, he is excited to teach and train others. While Newton’s focus is muscle building/toning and strength training, he is committed to helping others achieve total wellness and reach their own unique fitness goals. His main interests are biking, running, traveling, nutrition, and free-weight strength training. “Don’t let what you cannot do interfere with what you can do.”
Growing up on Whidbey Island, Alexa has always had a passion for this community and helping others. Alexa obtained her degree at Western Washington University and after spending 2 years in Corporate America, realized she wasn’t happy or healthy. Alexa decided to pursue her passions and her health, and became a Certified Personal Trainer through the National Academy of Sports Medicine. She believes in variety when it comes to fitness and uses creativity and motivation to push her clients but also make it fun. Alexa strives to help her clientele progress and achieve their personal fitness goals and as a result, loves watching her clients develop into better, happier, stronger and healthier versions of themselves. “Today I will love myself enough to exercise.”