Alex's large skill-set enables him to work with anyone to find ways to improve their level of fitness. Formerly a High Level Rugby Player and Exercise Rehab Specialist, he is uniquely positioned to move anyone down the performance continuum. He spends 2 days per week working in his home town fo Squamish with Outdoors Athletes and Enthusiasts of all disciplines.
"I choose to use my body to explore and enjoy the outdoors, that's my "WHY" in the Gym. Whatever your "WHY" is, is up to you. I'm here to help you get as much of it as you want , for as long as possible"
Alex's special skill is ruining beautiful scenic photos with awful faces.
Registered Holistic Nutritionist
Onnit Academy Foundations Trainer
Certified Personal Trainer
Melanies strength is her understanding of the Mind-Body Connection. Sh'e also the administrative glue that holds NexusFit together!
"As both a Personal Trainer and Nutritionist I'm driven by a desire to see achievement in others, I've developed and delivered the Nexus Nutritional programs. I also partner with local businesses to deliver Lunch and Learns, extended Corporate Challenges and have created a variety of educational health and nutrition newsletter articles for employees. A lifelong athlete, I've played many competitive sports and I continue to enjoy recreational Skiing, Hiking, Running, Cycling and Mountain Biking, Snowshoeing to name but a few! I understand the role good nutrition and exercise play for optimal athletic and day to day performance"
Sports Nutrition MSc
Sports Science BSc
Troy has become a Cornerstone of the NexusFit team. His versatility enables him to engage anyone in a great hour of Physical Challenge and some good Craic.
"Having obtained Exercise Physiology and Exercise Nutrition credentials, my philosophy is pretty simple. Provide your body with the proper fuel and the right stimulus over time to create the change that you want.
I love helping people see positive and motivating changes in every aspect of their lives. Whether it is losing 10 pounds or being able to run up the stairs without running out of breath, everyone has a goal. Being in a position where I can inspire and push people towards their goals makes everyday exciting for me. I am dedicated to helping my clients realize their full potential and continuing to set higher goals. I strive to keep my clients focused inside and outside the gym through SMART goal setting and innovative program design."
Masters in Kinesiology
A former classical Ballet Dancer and Elite level Rower, Zoe is an outdoor enthusiast who's always up for an adventure or fitness challenge! After completing her Bachelors and Masters of Kinesiology as well as representing Canada at World Championships in Rowing, she has all the skills to help her clients achieve their fitness goals!
"As a trainer, I am committed to facilitating opportunities for clients to get the best out of themselves. Whatever your abilities or fitness goals, I am here help through fun - functional workouts. I believe the gym is the perfect arena for anyone to not only improve physically, but also to feel empowered."
Outside of Nexus, you can find Zoe coaching the UBC Women's Rowing Team, testing out new exercise concepts, or cycling and hiking around Vancouver.
Certified Personal Trainer
“Success comes when you keep it Simple”
Joci brings 10 years of experience and infectious, positive energy to her Personal Training. Her knowledge of Human Anatomy, Health and Wellness makes her a great fit for any client who wants to make real progress in the gym. Joci is results-oriented and adaptable to whatever you might bring with you to your workouts, while her passion for designing programs means she’ll maximize your workout efficiency. Whatever your goals, Joci's strategic thinking will ensure you don’t waste any time getting after them.
This is Jocis' third year in Vancouver after moving from Brazil where she worked as a Police Officer-that's right, don't mess with her! As you'd expect, she is bilingual and while her Portuguese is still a little better than her English - you'll know what she wants when she's training you! When Joci isn’t Teaching classes or Training one on one clients, she can be found coaching youth Volleyball teams down at the beach. Bringing a little bit of Copacabana to Kitsilano!