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Personal Training Starts Here
Transformations aren't easy. That is why designing a fitness plan tailored to your unique lifestyle and personal fitness goals is crucial for success.
With several affordable packages to choose from in addition to individual spot training sessions, our certified trainers are here to help you every step of the way. Each multi-session package includes a consultation, physical assessment, body composition analysis and personalized workouts. Additional pricing and packages are available.
Our expert trainers can help you achieve your fitness goals. Check out their profiles below and call us at 805.736.3493 or visit in person to learn more about signing up for a Personal Training Package.
Meet Our Trainers
Karin brings more than 30 years of personal training experience to Pier Fitness. With the ability to train across all age groups and fitness levels, Karin's unique focus on perfecting form and consistency on the Pilates Reformer and Mat classes. Her belief is to start and train from the core and that will help you achieve your fitness goals faster. When she's not pushing clients to the next level or teaching a group fitness class you can find Karin exploring the great outdoors on her beloved horse!
Certifications held: American Council on Exercise Group Fitness Instructor, ACE Personal Trainer, ACE Clinical Exercise Specialist, Pilates, TRX
Total Sessions Body Comps Price
@ 1 Hour Each Included
10 2 $550
5 2 $325
3 1 $225
1 0 $75
Ashley earned her Kinesiology/Exercise Science degree with a minor in Pre-Medicine from the University of Kentucky. Ashley is an Elite Certified Personal Trainer through ISSA, which include a Sports Nutrition Certification and a DNA Genetics Testing Programming Certification. She has 17 years of experience with sport specific conditioning for youth, collegiate level athletes (both female and male athletes). Ashley also works with seniors and has experience with individuals who have Parkinson's Disease. Her journey began as a figure skater 26 years ago so she has an extensive education in dance, weight lifting, plyometrics, and flexibility training. Ashley is a Gold Medalist Figure Skater, is a retired Professional Figure Skater, and is currently competing in the NPC Bodybuilding federation. As you can see, health, wellness and sport is Ashley's passion.
Certifications held: Elite Certified Personal Trainer through ISSA
Matthew has earned his Bachelor's of Science Degree in Kinesiology from California State University, Los Angeles California. Matthew is also a certified NASM Personal Trainer. He has over 12 years of experience with weight lifting, agility training, and plyometric training from football, youth sports, and recreational training. Matthew wants to use his experience to help young adults and older adults improve their strength and functional abilities. Matthew has a strong desire to help those with chronic conditions. Matthew played football in high school and youth softball. He continues to lift weights recreationally. In his spare time he likes gaming and hiking.
Certifications held: Personal Trainer through NASM
Born and raised in the Central Coast, Jose Galarza is a dedicated member to the community and to his profession. Jose has earned multiple degrees in a variety of fields. His most passionate field is kinesiology and exercise science. At the start of his youth Jose has focused on his own health and fitness. Jose is certified through NCSF, National Council on Strength & Fitness. Jose is a well organized and a diligent individual who would like to develop solutions for the people of the community who need assistants in finding new ways to solve their own personal fitness goals. Jose is a well skilled Spanish language translator as well. Jose seeks to improve people’s mental and physical health.
Certifications held: Personal Trainer through NCSF