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Meet the Trainer – Shawn

Get to know personal trainer, Shawn Irving! Shawn is an experienced personal trainer in Philadelphia who has been on staff since May of 2015 and has a degree in kinesiology from Temple University.  


Where are you from?

Scranton, Pa


What motivated you to be a personal trainer?

I grew up playing sports, loved exercising and wanted to learn how to improve both athletically and aesthetically


What’s your favorite healthy meal?

Grilled chicken and rice


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What’s one thing you wish everyone who signed up with a personal trainer knew about the process?

Trust the Process!


Favorite exercise?

Barbell Bench Press


How do you keep your clients motivated?

By meeting fitness goals in a timely manner


What’s the number one thing you see other personal trainers doing wrong when with a client?

Not emphasizing injury prevention


When someone finds out you’re a personal trainer, what question do they always ask you?

“How do I lose my stomach?”


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What are some qualities of the best personal trainers?

Knowledgeable, outgoing, approachable, attentive, happy .


To work with Shawn or one of our other talented trainers, call us at 267-455-0100 or contact us today to work with the best personal trainers in Philadelphia!