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I'm happy to be your media resource for fitness related stories and interviews. If I don't know the answer, I'll find you the person who does.

Recent News

January 2011: Doug makes the list of South Florida "Movers and Shakers" by South Florida Business Leader Magazine.

May 15, 2010: Personal Fitness Advantage is hosts Pushups For Charity and raises approx. $2,000 for wounded veterans. Click on the link below to get all the details...

January 2009: Doug's Anti-Special K Challenge featured in the Fort Lauderdale Sun-Sentinel. See the Sun-Sentinel article here.

November 2008:Doug publishes his Ultimate Exercise Guide which he's making available for FREE for a limited time. Get your copy here.

October 2008: Doug leaves his Director of Personal Training position to finally open his own studio for the first time. Stay tuned for details!

September 2008: Doug publishes his Consumer Awareness Guide entitled How to Recession Proof Your Fitness Program. Get it here.

March 2007: Fitness Now and Forever Released: Doug releases his guide to lifetime fitness. Fitness Now and Forever

October 2006: Family Fit Plan Released: Doug takes on obesity with 2006 ACE Personal Trainer of the Year, Jonathan Ross Family Fit Plan

June 2006: Doug recognized as Expert Author by, a leading content resource for online media.

As Featured On Ezine Articles

April 2006: Doug accepts Advisory Board position to Healthy Kids Catalog.

March 2006: Doug launches fitness training services in Weston, Florida.

February 2005: Doug moves to Florida to help Fitness 21 open their first Fitness 21 Express in Coral Springs.

August 2004: Doug's selected as one of ten trainers nationally to serve as an Expert Fellow of The National Board of Fitness Examiners. Read more about the National Board's quest to improve fitness industry standards by clicking here.

May 2004: Doug completes Masters Degree in Developmental Kinesiology with an emphasis in Exercise Psychology from Bowling Green State University

September 2003: Doug co-authors the fitness book, The Power of Champions. He offers workout strategies for people on a time crunch in his segment of the book.

Past News Articles and Interviews

Doug represents Fitness 21 on NBC 6's South Florida Today, hamming it up with Lonnie Quinn (November, 2005).

Lifetime Fitness Magazine: Laugh, Cry, Lift (October 2004)

BG News: Local Trainer Goes Extra Step to Aid Fitness (July 12, 2004)
May 2004: Doug's radio show appearance on Dave Depew's Fitness and Nutrition Hour. Listen Here

May 2004: Personal Fitness Professional Magazine publishes Doug's article on the effects of stress on exercise performance. Read it here

BG News: A Little Heavy? (September 11, 2003)

BG News: Ephedra, Stimulants Proven Risk (March 7, 2003)

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