Milltown, WI – A high-profile field of personal trainers will find themselves in a new position Nov. 16-30 when they will be the ones getting cheered on and motivated by their adoring fans. This group of trainers, which include TV personalities, social media influencers, beauty pageant trainers, and even senior citizen motivators have been nominated by their peers, fans and community members for the 2017 National Personal Trainer of the Year Award in honor of making a positive impact on their respective communities. The award, presented by Greatmats, is part of Greatmats 3rd Annual National Award Series recognizing trainers and instructors who best represent the virtues of Service, Integrity and Quality.
Supporters of these seven personal trainers, and their efforts, will take part in a social media vote on Greatmats Facebook page Nov. 16-30 to determine the two finalists for the award. Greatmats will choose the finalist that it feels best represents those three qualities to be named National Personal Trainer of the Year. The winner will receive his/her choice of gym flooring or a cash option, courtesy of Greatmats.
This year’s nominees represent five different states. The nominees are:
Cassey Ho of Pop Pilates and Blogilates fame,
Jen Widerstrom best known for her work on the hit reality show The Biggest Loser
Shannon Olberding of Corkeldings Fitness in Atkinson
Steve Tanen of Transformation Fitness Studio in Staten Island
April Lund of Gold’s Gym, and
Miss America trainer Thea Jorgensen, both working out Bismark
Senior Citizen trainer Ted Hart of Frisco Lakes in Frisco
Learn more about the 2017 National Personal Trainer of the Year Award and how to vote for your favorite trainer at https://www.greatmats.com/gym-floors/greatmats-national-personal-trainer-of-the-year-award.php.
As part of the National Award Series, Greatmats is also presenting awards to to Martial Arts Instructors, Cheerleading Coaches, Dog Trainers, Horse Trainers and Dance Instructors. Learn more about the National Award Series at https://www.greatmats.com/greatmats-national-instructor-of-the-year-awards-series.php.