Gerardo has been training in and around New York City for over 25 years. Gerardo's passion for fitness stems from his passion for dance, and his days modeling for magazines. A born ectromorph, Gerardo found the muscle gain to be a challenge. But the undertaking lead him to gain a professional understanding muscular structure, posture, and the gym floor equipment that most effective.
With a 5 year hiatus from Personal Training during his cardiomyopathy, Gerardo came back strong deciding to move from the gym floor to the studio with his group fitness movement BodyShock, which has been inspiring others to revive their fitness goals for almost ten years!
- Former Collegiate runner- top 10 in the East Coast for DIII
- Powerlifter- first place in weight class and Age group
- Former High School strength coach and track coach
"My passion has come from growing up in a gym my whole life, but falling in love with helping people love themselves even more. Teaching others to feel amazing from within, seeing progression in the gym and their lifestyle. I’m here to help you strive and get stronger! "
BA in Sports Studies; concentration in exercise science
Certifications - NASM CPT, pre and postnatal, CPR certified