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Jillian Michaels


Sky Sport and Spa co-owner Jillian Michaels is best known as the strength trainer and life coach for the Red Team on NBC's hit series The Biggest Loser. The competitive weight- loss reality TV show is seen by nearly 15 million viewers every week, according to Entertainment Weekly's polls. As a motivator and role model, Jillian has a unique connection with her audience that stems from her own personal journey for wellness. Jillian shares her team's losing secret in her debut fitness book, Winning By Losing: Drop the Weight, Change Your Life, published by Harper Collins Press. The book presents Jillian's scientifically sound, refreshingly sensible and personalized way of approaching weight loss and maintenance. Winning By Losing is a three-prong approach to total fitness that is based in solid psychological methods, proven scientific facts, and good old-fashioned hard work.

In addition to her book, Jillian has also combined the best fitness training techniques with the most successful tips on nutrition to maximize home workout routines. Her brilliant routine will be available this fall in a five-DVD collection sold in fine retail stores and online.

Jillian's boundless energy and devotion to helping others enables her to be a life coach to those she trains. By imparting the Sky Sport and Spa philosophy to her clients, stressing the integration of fitness, nutrition, and behavioral changes, Jillian empowers each one to define and reach personal goals, both physical and physiological.

Her passion for fitness training originates from 17 years of martial arts practice in Muay Thai and Akarui-Do, in which she holds a black belt. Since 1993 Jillian has held two personal training certificates from the leading certification programs in the country, the National Endurance and Strength Training Association (NESTA) and the American Fitness Association of America (AFAA). During that time she has helped shape and inspire the lives of millions. In addition, the American College of Sports Medicine (ACSM) has recognized Jillian for their work in Advanced Exercise Nutrition and Supplementation for Training and Performance.

Jillian's dynamic approach emphasizes strength-training modalities that can be transferred from the gym to daily life. Jillian's intense and effective technique incorporates the best of kickboxing, yoga, Pilates, plyometrics, and weight training to achieve optimal results. She is also proficient in Reebok Core, injury rehabilitation, endurance training, muscle growth, fat reduction and sports nutrition.

Sky Sport and Spa, the culmination of Michaels' many years of experience within the fitness arena, expands the traditional concept of a wellness facility, which goes beyond the boundaries of usual gym training. Sky Sport and Spa's penthouse facility offers fitness training, massage therapy, physical therapy, chiropractic care, and nutritional counseling all in an atmosphere boasting a 360- degree-view of beautiful Los Angeles.

 

Series

Books:

Slim For Life, February 2013
Hardcover
Unlimited, January 2011
Hardcover
The Master Your Metabolism Cookbook, May 2010
Paperback
Master Calorie Counter, May 2010
Paperback
Master Your Metabolism, April 2009
Hardcover
Making the Cut, April 2007
Hardcover
Winning by Losing: Drop the Weight, Change Your Life, September 2005
Hardcover

 

 

 

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