About / Philosophy
As an owner and training specialist of GYM SRQ, Bryan’s passion shines through! Bryan has over 25 years of experience and found his passion for weight training and researching it’s benefits at the age of 12. He moved to Sarasota in 2004, he has been the city’s most successful Personal Trainer and Personal Training director since that time. GymSRQ is a childhood dream come true for Bryan! He is incredibly grateful to have the opportunity better serve the Sarasota area all while doing what he loves! Bryan’s most important goal for when his career comes to an end, is to be able look back and know that he played an integral role in teaching countless people how to improve the quality of their life while simultaneously teaching fitness professionals how to build a successful career in the fitness business helping others.
Bryan began in Sarasota working at Lifestyle Family Fitness as a personal trainer and later became a training director. He consistently broke company records and implemented enhanced methods until its acquisition in 2012. Immediately following he was recruited by Crunch Fitness to develop the personal training department. He created many standards of practice for the model and the Sarasota location became the top Crunch Fitness location and personal training department in the country. The club remained #1 during all three years of Bryan’s tenure. Bryan has had a major influence on many of today’s local training practices. He was the first trainer in the area to implement assisted stretching following every session with clients in health clubs and educates others to execute proper technique. His proven methods are practiced to prevent injuries, improve function, and for better recovery following workouts. Bryan provides extensive corrective and medical exercise with abilities to even assist the special needs population to greatly improve their quality of life.