Trainer Tony Horton has collaborated with Beachbody® to create some of America's most groundbreaking and popular fitness programs—P90X®, P90X2®, P90X3®, Power 90®, 10-Minute Trainer®, and now P90®—selling a combined 7 million+ copies to date.
Over the past 25 years, Tony's perfect mix of body-sculpting routines, inspiration, and fun have produced exceptional results for people all across the country—including countless film celebrities, TV stars, and pro athletes—many of whom have credited him with improved stamina, strength, and an ability to perform at a higher level.
Known for helping people push past their plateaus, Tony has also worked with the Pentagon and Armed Forces Entertainment to help develop stronger, healthier troops. And he has frequently visited Capitol Hill to train various members of Congress and help spread the word about the importance of health and fitness.
Tony has been featured in numerous national publications including Men's Fitness, The New York Times, The Wall Street Journal, and Women's Health; and he has appeared on national television shows such as the Today Show, Good Morning America, Piers Morgan Live, and The Dr. Oz Show.
Autumn Calabrese is a celebrity trainer, best-selling author, and working mom who revolutionized the Beachbody® business model with her simple container-based approach to portion control. Her breakthrough hit, 21 Day Fix®, and long-awaited follow-up, 21 Day Fix EXTREME®, have been Beachbody's top-selling programs for the past two years, while her cookbook, FIXATE®, sold over 80,000 copies in its first week alone.
She has held certifications for the National Academy of Sports Medicine (NASM) and the American Fitness Professionals & Associates (AFPA), and has competed at the national level in various bikini competitions. In addition to her collaboration to create The Master's Hammer and Chisel™, Autumn has held pre- and postnatal AFPA Certifications, and recently created pre- and postnatal workouts as well as the first ballet barre workouts to be featured on Beachbody on Demand.
Born Shaun Thompson, Shaun T first made a name for himself as a track-and-field star at Rowan University, where he received a BS in Sports Science with a minor in Theater and Dance. Since then, he's put both degrees to epic use—appearing on HBO's Six Feet Under, The Tonight Show with Jay Leno, CNN, The Ellen DeGeneres Show, Good Morning America, and The Doctors.
In 2007, Shaun T created the phenomenally successful dance-based workout, Hip Hop Abs®. A year later, he followed that with another big hit—Rockin' Body®—as well as two workouts for children—Shaun T's Fit Kids® Club and Get Real with Shaun T®. Then, he blew up the fitness world with the launch of INSANITY®, a 60-day total-body conditioning workout that's insanely hard — but gets incredible results.
Over the next few years, the INSANITY workout series continued to grow with the launch of INSANITY: THE ASYLUM® Vol.1 and Vol.2, two sports-specific training programs based on drills used by pro athletes. But Shaun T was far from finished. In 2013, he again revolutionized the fitness industry by creating FOCUS T25®, a jam-packed workout program that makes every minute count, so you can get an hour's worth of results in just 25 minutes.
Shaun T followed up that success with INSANITY MAX:30™, a half hour, zero equipment challenge that some call the "craziest 30 minutes of your day." And now, he's going back to his dance roots with his lastest program—CIZE®!
High-energy celebrity fitness trainer, mother of two, and New York Times best-selling author Chalene Johnson has revolutionized the fitness industry by turning her lifelong love of health and fitness into exciting, challenging workouts that scorch calories and burn fat. Her efficient, results-driven workouts and ability to inspire students to reach their fitness goals have made her Beachbody programs, including TurboFire®, Turbo Jam®, and ChaLEAN Extreme®, some of the most popular in-home exercise programs in history. Her live fitness classes—Turbo Kick® LIVE and PiYo LIVE®—are featured in thousands of health clubs, including 24 Hour Fitness®, Gold's Gym®, and YMCA® clubs all around the world. Chalene is a highly sought-after motivational speaker on subjects ranging from start-up businesses to time management.
She originally created the PiYo LIVE class because she wanted a workout that would provide hardcore results - without straining your body. Chalene loved the benefits of yoga and Pilates but got bored with the sitting still in yoga and the microscopic movements in Pilates. She wanted to move and burn crazy calories! PiYo gives you the best of both worlds and more. Now, with the PiYo home fitness program, she's making this popular class available to you at home!
Sagi Kalev, renowned expert in bodybuilding and physique transformation, became the first celebrity trainer to introduce bodybuilding to the Beachbody® catalog with the creation of his outrageously successful Body Beast® program. Soon after, Sagi showcased the results his customers were achieving with Body Beast through the Beachbody Classic®
His fitness success began with his personal transformation 27 years ago, earning him the coveted Mr.Israel title twice. He has appeared on the cover of more than 50 international fitness magazines, including Muscle & Fitness 11 times. He holds a degree in physical education from the University of Central Florida, is a Master Professional Personal Trainer, IFBB Pro, member of the IFBB Propta Hall of Fame, Certified Nutrition Specialist, and Functional Diagnostic Nutritionist.
In addition to his collaboration to create The Master's Hammer and Chisel™, Sagi's Equipment Room workouts are the first routines incorporated into Beachbody on Demand, specifically for people to incorporate into their gym membership without the need for a personal trainer.
How do supermodels get their rears into runway-ready shape? They turn to the Brazilian Butt Master—trainer Leandro Carvalho! With accreditations from the AFFA, AEA, ACE, and Pilates, Leandro is known for helping his celebrity clients prepare for photo shoots and television events. And with the Brazil Butt Lift® program, he partnered with Beachbody to share some of his secrets with you!
Whether your butt is too big, too flat, or even pear-shaped, Brazil Butt Lift gives you a customized plan to reduce, shape, and lift your behind for a rear view you've only dreamed about. And unlike traditional butt exercises or machines, Leandro's proven Triangle Training method works your butt from multiple angles. Enjoy sizzling Brazilian dance, heart-pumping cardio, and signature lower-body sculpting moves that reduce your hips, slim your thighs, and help you shape the best butt of your life.
Over the years, Debbie developed a host of challenging exercise routines that target specific problem areas of the body. In 1999, she was approached by Beachbody CEO Carl Daikeler to create the Thin Thighs Guaranteed!® video, based on methods she perfected to slim and shrink the trouble spots on her celebrity clients. The popularity of that workout led to the development and marketing of the highly successful Slim in 6® and Slim Series® Beachbody video programs.
Debbie Siebers began her fitness career as a personal trainer for Body by Jake® and has since served as as consultant for fitness projects that have included Bowflex® and Body Vibe. She has also been featured on numerous television networks and programs, including CNN, E! Entertainment Television, Fit TV, and LIVE with Regis and Kelly. She is a certified member of the Aerobics and Fitness Association of America® and currently resides in Los Angeles.
Dr. Mark Cheng
Fitness and Wellness Expert
Dr. Mark Cheng, creator of Tai Cheng®, is a martial arts master trainer with three decades of experience in Tai Chi. He is a specialist in Chinese medicine with a thriving practice in Santa Monica, California, focusing on pain management and musculosskeletal disorders. Through his training with Gray Cook, founder of Functional Movement Systems® and a world-class physical therapist, Dr. Cheng learned to identify the root cause of acute and chronic pain by observing his patients' movement patterns, and treating them with specialized treatments such as Tui-Na manual therapy, corrective exercises, and acupuncture.
Today, his patients include PGA® golfers, pro football players, and MMA fighters, as well as celebrities and entertainment personalities. In addition, Dr. Cheng is the director of the Chung-Hua Institute of Chinese Orthopedic Medicine and a licensed acupuncturist. Now, through Tai Cheng, he is enthusiastic about helping a wider range of people move better, look better, and feel better, to extend their enjoyment of whatever they love to do.
Brett Hoebel is the creator of RevAbs®, the 90-day six-pack solution. Known as "El Capitan" and "The Dues Collector," Brett is a sought-after fitness, strength, and nutrition expert in both New York and Los Angeles, with a background in biomedical science and the Afro-Brazilian martial art known as capoeira.
As an authority in the fitness industry for over 15 years, Brett has helped shape up some of Hollywood's finest physiques and has traveled the globe presenting his programs. He was the co-host of Fit Family on Discovery's FitTV, and has appeared on The View, Good Morning America, Fox News, and the WB Morning Show. Brett is also a recurring fitness expert for many top-tier magazines including Vogue, Allure, Elle, Shape, and Self, while his signature exercise programs have twice earned "Best of New York" awards from New York magazine.
Gillian Marloth Clark & Teigh McDonough
For more than a decade, Gillian Marloth Clark has dedicated herself to helping others achieve physical wellness through movement by focusing on the body, mind, and spirit. Gillian was a favorite instructor at Crunch® gyms in New York and Los Angeles, as well as New York Sports Clubs®, Tribeca Workout, Barry's Bootcamp®, Total Fitness, and more. Most recently, she released her brand-new Pure & Simple Yoga workout. Nowadays, she owns Swerve, a movement studio in Los Angeles, with business partner and dear friend, Teigh McDonough.
Teigh McDonough has a passion for the art of movement. For more than 15 years she has studied everything from jazz, funk, hip-hop, ballet, and modern dance to kundalini, hatha, and power yoga. She has also worked as a professional dancer, choreographer, fitness instructor, and personal trainer both in Chicago and California. Bringing this passion, her dance expertise, and charismatic teaching style to the classroom, she helps students transform themselves by "freeing the funky ballerina within."
Gillian and Teigh are the co-creators of Yoga Booty Ballet®, a program that helps you dance, slim, and tone your way to tighter abs and a better butt. And to help mothers-to-be and their Yoga Booty babies. Teigh recently created Yoga Booty Ballet Baby On the Way.
For more than 20 years, Kathy Smith has stood at the forefront of the fitness industry, with a collection of best-selling books and DVDs covering topics from yoga and menopause to weightlifting and Pilates.
Kathy's latest project is an alliance with the American Diabetes Association®, Beachbody, and Team Beachbody to launch the complete nutrition and exercise program Kathy Smith's Project: YOU! Type 2®. With the help of nutritionists, certified diabetes educators, physicians, and the American Diabetes Association, Kathy has created a simple but effective program to help people manage type 2 diabetes and pre-diabetes. She is determined to make a huge impact in reducing the amount of people affected by the disease and help those with the disease fight back and regain control of their lives.
Kathy regularly shares her expertise with countless media outlets, including the Los Angeles Times, Today Show, The Oprah Winfrey Show, and Larry King Live. She serves on the Board of the Women's Sports Foundation and the University of Southern California's School of Gerontology. A member of the Video Hall of Fame, Kathy received the Lifetime Achievement Award from IDEA, the world's largest professional fitness organization.
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