Meet the team behind Fit Training International…
Janet Reveley, CEO
Former PE Teacher, athlete and hockey player Janet set up Fit Training back in 2005. Janet started her fitness career teaching aerobics in London at the original Pineapple Dance studio. She used to run her own health club before moving more into the educational side of the industry, and has more than 25 years experience in teaching fitness to instructors and apprentices.
Hobbies include: running, travelling, martial arts, yoga and Skiing.
Helen Hulme, Programme Support Leader
Helen has been with Fit Training since October 2011. Helen looks after the +19 Plus Advance Learner Loans and Student technical support and is responsible for managing the office administration and all government documents.
Hobbies include: travelling, socialising, flower pressing, stamp collecting and photography.
Hayley Morran, Head of Curriculum and Quality
Hayley started her fitness career in 1996 and headed up the first women-only gym in Newcastle, before working as a Personal Trainer and health club manager. She is dedicated to building the skills and confidence of our foundation learners and working with children on health related exercise and outdoor fitness.
Hobbies include: running, circuit training and horse riding.
Robbie Morran, Learner Engagement and Pastoral Support
Robbie has been boxing from the age of eleven, and now coaches promising young boxers and MMA fighters across the north east. His role at Fit Training is to motivate each learner to remain on the programme and to give guidance and support if needed.
Hobbies include: boxing and circuit training.
Robert Reveley, Recruitment Director
Robert is responsible for Fit Training’s growing recruitment needs, and making sure our students get on the course or work placement which is right for them. He also maintains excellent working relationships with prospective employers, with focus on the recruitment of our apprentices in to work placements. Robert is a keen cricket fan and has played for Surrey and Northumberland. He’s also played for Middlesborough Rugby 1st team.
Hobbies include: sport, music, travelling, dog walking, horse racing and being a Dad’s taxi!
Karl Christie, Exercise & Fitness Tutor
Karl Christie has been a fitness professional and trainer for 13 years. His most recent projects are education lecturing on topics such as female fat loss, hormones, psychology, strength and conditioning, injury prevention and nutrition, to other professionals. As an educator, Karl has become known as the “Trainer of trainers” for his innovative style, hybrid fitness training concepts and for his ability to provide simple, honest and immediately applicable solutions to common problems fitness professionals face.
Alongside this Karl has been a class presenter for fitness classes such as Les Mills body combat, body jam and rpm, but his real background and interest lies in strength and conditioning and health. He works part time in a sports physiotherapy clinic as their resident therapist. He has a BSc (Hons) in sports therapy and is currently pursuing an MSc in Rehabilitation.
Ben Warden, Fitness Tutor & Exercise to Music Specialist
Ben has worked in the fitness industry for more than ten years and is a competitive sportsman. His determination to succeed in fitness led him to find a niche in indoor rowing and he competed in the British Indoor Rowing Championships. After qualifying to Level 3 Personal Trainer, he set up his own company providing training sessions such as Spinning and Circuits in London and Surrey.
After completing his tutor and assessor qualifications in 2010 he remains committed to the ever evolving fitness industry and helping as many people as possible to achieve their fitness goals. Ben specialises in Exercise to Music classes at Fit Training.
Sarah Preston, Project Manager – e-Learning and Online Content
Sarah is responsible for managing Fit Training’s online course information and ensuring students get IT support at all times, from enrolment through to finishing the course. Sarah is also professional writer.
Hobbies include: weight training, walking, painting and barebow archery.
Martin Stokes, Media & Marketing
Martin is our IT whiz kid, there is no problem Martin can’t solve when it come to technology. Martin is a key element to Fit Training, he helps our website run smooth and keeps all our blogs up to date. Having amazing video editorial skills, Martin films and edits all our footage of students, staff and fitness. Martin is also a qualified Level 3 personal trainer gaining his certification through Fit Training so that he has the experience, expertise and knowledge of the course to represent our brand helping work in our sales department.
Hobbies include: weight training, videography, scuba diving, travelling and technology.
Grace Reveley, Head of Social Media
Grace has worked with us for 2 years where she manages the social media for Fit Training. Grace makes sure we post across all social media channels daily and helps maintain exciting content for all our followers. Grace is a qualified Level 3 Personal Trainer and by keeping active in her qualifications she stays up to date with the fitness industry sharing all this knowledge through our social media.
Hobbies include: horse riding, skiing, yoga, yodelling, weight training and travelling.