Benjamin Siong is the Founder of Australian Strength Performance. A body composition expert, strength coach and international presenter, Ben has produce top-ranked athletes in over 16 different sports. Since 2013, he has created LEARN-ASP.COM: An interactive online platform which delivers specialty courses focusing on the science and methods of Hypertrophy, Fat loss, Nutrition and Coaching.
Beth Yarzab is a multi-certified fitness pro and the founder of Vitality Practice - an online, body positive fitness community. Using a weight neutral approach to fitness, Beth helps people to develop a stronger self-image while nurturing a healthier relationship with their body. She works at canfitpro as a Certification Developer and acts as an advisor to Women Who Influence. Beth is also proud to teach canfitpro certifications with a body-inclusive lens as part of the canfitpro PRO TRAINER team. She is on a mission to eradicate weight stigma in the fitness industry.
Bridget Fauteux is a Registered Nutritional Therapist and has been working in the fitness community for over a decade. She specializes in the eating behaviour and now uses her skills in nutritional counselling to elevate trainers' skillsets in two main areas: preventing disordered eating and overcoming barriers to their clients' success such as yo-yo dieting, binge eating and emotional eating.
Christine Conti is an internationally accredited fitness educator, keynote speaker, best-selling author of SPLIT-SECOND COURAGE, podcaster and IRONMAN. She owns Conti Fitness & Wellness LLC, Two Fit Crazies & A Microphone Podcast and TFC Productions LLC. Christine is the author of the Arthritis Fitness Specialist Course and Eating Disorders: What Fit Pros Need To Know through the MedFit Network.
Bianca is a master’s trained registered dietitian and sports nutritionist and practices dietetics virtually. She earned her Bachelors of Applied Human Nutrition and Master of Applied Nutrition at the University of Guelph. Bianca also has a certification in food science. She counsels athletes and active individuals on sports nutrition concepts, presents group education sessions for sports teams and writes nutrition blogs. Bianca understands that nutrition impacts the body and mind in profound ways, negatively or positively impacting sports performance. To support athletic performance, she believes that every individual should have a personalized approach that optimizes health, performance, and recovery.
Funk Roberts is a 2X best-selling author, fitness expert and owner of Funk Roberts Fitness Inc. - The Over 40 Alpha Brotherhood and Funk Supplements Inc Funk is known around the fitness industry and world as the guy who helps MEN over the age of 40, 50, 60 and beyond get into the best shape of their lives and naturally increase their testosterone levels. Funk is a Certified Nutrition Coach through NESTA and holds many other certifications in Fitness. With 20 plus years’ experience he has helped over 1 million fitness enthusiast, combat fighters, trainers and coaches reach their fitness goals and improve athletic performance and is dedicated mission is to help another one million men in their 40s,50s, 60s and beyond to regain their manhood, boost testosterone, build their best body and live a healthy happy and productive life.
Teri Gentes brings you over 35 years' experience as a whole-self wellness practitioner specializing in mindfulness, health promotion and whole-food nutrition. As an international presenter, trained and educated in lifestyle wellness, she addresses all aspects of self-care including stress management, movement and disease prevention. Her workshop and coaching engage, inspire and enable you to live life more fully and honor yourself more effectively. She is known for impacting people via compelling and provocative, scientific information that instills lifelong healthy habits.
Carol Harrison is a Toronto-based registered dietitian (and former fitness leader) who has been featured on Breakfast Television, CTV Ottawa, CBC, 640 Toronto and more. Known for her farm-to-fork approach and promoting facts, not fear, about agriculture and nutrition, Carol sat on the canfitpro Advisory Board and writes for the organization’s website.
Alisa Herriman has been researching and teaching nutrition for more than 15 years. Alisa specializes in Nutrition for cancer recovery and prevention. This mom of 4 is passionate about teaching others the power of whole food nutrition and its role in disease prevention. Her aim is to motivate and empower individuals to make healthy choices through the understanding of how food affects the physical body, emotions and mental health. Alisa teaches several post secondary nutrition courses at respected institutions in Canada. Alisa has also been awarded Best Nutritionist more than six times, including Best Nutritionist in Canada by National Nutrition.
Karli Taylor, award winning international fitness educator, has been in the fitness industry for over 20 years. With experience from the training floor to the corporate office, Karli has worn nearly every hat in the fitness field before deciding that her true passion lies in training the future leaders of our industry. In addition to being the creator and cofounder of BarreFlow, Karli has created and delivered educational workshops in topics including posture & alignment, functional movement, cueing and behavioral change. As a survivor herself, Karli is passionate about eating disorder awareness and education.
Kim is an Online Food Freedom & Mindset Coach, and a fitness professional, with over 25 years’ experience. She was recently named “New Presenter of the Year” in 2021 with canfitpro after sharing her personal story in the Body Image and Mental Wellness panel. Kim specializes in disordered eating and body diversity and is committed to changing the way the world measures their self-worth.
Kyle Byron is a Nutrition Coach, professional mentor, and award-winning speaker. He helps everyday people and elite athletes eat better; and helps people manage the stressful process of change. Kyle has a BSc in Nutrition and 15 years experience in the trenches, having helped thousands of clients improve their relationship with food and get great results!
Nathalie is the EXPERT with a PROVEN SYSTEM to get you transformational results. She works with entrepreneurs who want to find Confidence & Clarity so they can make money living from their passion. She is international No.1 Bestselling Author of fifteen books on success, communication, wellness and empowerment. She is the Founder and CEO of the THINK Yourself® ACADEMY, offering leading-edge courses, training and events
Patrick is from the Bigstone Cree Nation, Fitness Director at the 7 Chiefs Sportsplex on the Tsuut’ina Nation. Creator and Race Director for the Tsuut’ina Trail Run. He has created 4 fitness centres including his own which he sold in 2015. Has competed in 5 Ironmans achieving podium finishes in triathlon and has qualified and competed in Xterra World Championships. He still coaches endurance athletes in a wide variety of events i.e. mountain biking, ironman, marathons, etc.
Professor Dr. Grant, Ph.D., IMD, DHS, M.Sc., M.Ed., is considered the Canadian authority in Biofeedback & Nutrition and a global wellness ambassador. He is a world-renowned researcher, scientist, professor, chemist, toxicologist, nutritionist, biofeedback, stress management, and pain specialist. He is in as in private practice and worked as a Senior Consultant for Health Canada, FDA, and CDC. Prof. Grant has helped 11 Fortune 500 companies, 10 non-profit organizations, 10 Olympic athletes and 20,000 clients worldwide. He has over 250 published articles, conference presentations, book reviews, and 20 bestselling books. Prof. George Grant is the founder & CEO of the Academy Of Wellness.com
Selin Bilgin is an Award Winning Holistic Nutritionist, Best Selling Author, and the Founder of Luscious Living. She believes that vibrant wellness on a mental, emotional and physical level is the foundation of a thriving and prosperous society, and Selin aims to impact millions of people across the world through her message of holistic health.
Josh has been working in the fitness industry since 2005. He has helped countless people achieve their health and fitness goals over the years with his extensive experience and well-versed skill set. His primary focus involves a holistic approach that aims to create and strengthen the habits that are necessary for clients to be successful in the long term.