SOURCE: Canadian Fitness Professionals Inc.

Canadian Fitness Professionals Inc.

September 16, 2016 13:38 ET

Fitness Industry Awards Presented at the canfitpro world fitness expo

TORONTO, ON--(Marketwired - September 16, 2016) - The canfitpro world fitness expo took place August 10-14, 2016 and brought together global experts on fitness, nutrition and healthy living. The annual event attracted fitness professionals, business owners and fitness consumers, making it the largest fitness education event in the world.

The event had over 200 presenters that brought their unique style and expertise to over 16,000 fitness professionals, business owners and fitness consumers during the five day event. The 2016 award winners were;

Krista Popowych - Canadian Presenter of the Year

Len Kravitz - Specialty Presenter of the Year

Petra Kolber - International Presenter of the Year

Kate Slee - New Presenter of the Year

Matrix - Steve Block Vendor of the Year

Beto Perez - Lifetime Achievement

The canfitpro Fitness Professional of the Year Award was presented during the canfitpro world fitness expo closing ceremonies and recognizes a canfitpro certified and practicing professional member who has demonstrated exceptional leadership, motivation, and technical skills and has inspired clients and participants to achieve their goals. The two categories of excellence for this award include Fitness Instructor Specialist of the Year and Personal Training Specialist of the Year. We also recognized our Volunteer of the Year. The 2016 winners are;

Trina Medves - Fitness Instructor Specialist of the Year

Nadine VandenHeuvel - Personal Training Specialist of the Year

Tony Dawson - Volunteer of the Year

About canfitpro:
is the largest provider of education in the Canadian fitness industry. Founded in 1993, canfitpro delivers accessible, quality education, certifications, conferences, trade shows, and membership services. canfitpro's over 100,000 members include some of the world's finest fitness professionals, health club operators, industry suppliers, and fitness consumers.

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Contact Information

  • To book an interview, obtain quotes or find out more about the canfitpro awards and winners, please contact:
    Erin Andersen
    Communications and Media Manager
    1-800-667-5622 ext 228