Meet our Trainers

PETER PERNICE, OWNER/TRAINER

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RYAN BROWN

Ryan Brown served in the United States Marine Corps from 1997-2004. While enlisted, Ryan operated as an Infantry Squad Leader, Close Combat Instructor, Helicopter Rope Suspension Trainer (HRST Master), Combat Water Safety Swimmer (CWSS), and Battalion Remedial Fitness Instructor/Exercise Program Designer. During his enlistment, Ryan was involved in Operation STABILISE East Timor, Operation Enduring Freedom and Operation Iraqi Freedom. He was honorably discharged from active duty in 2004 with the rank of Sergeant and went on to earn his Bachelor of Arts Degree in Communications from Rowan University.

With over 10 years of fitness training experience, Ryan is a Certified Personal Fitness Trainer (AAAI/ISMA), a professional member of The National Strength and Conditioning Association (NSCA) and is currently pursuing his Tactical Strength and Conditioning-Facilitator (TSAC-F) credentials.

During his off time, Ryan competes in 5/10Ks, Mud Runs, and Marathons. He also enjoys relaxing with his wife Gina and young daughter, Gracie Leigh.

RITA FRIEL

TRX Certified, Personal Trainer, Nutritional Background.

GARY SIMMONS

We welcome Gary Simmons to our staff here at Vitality Fitness!

Gary has been training and advising professional and elite athletes for nearly 30 years. He is elated to bring his sport science knowledge to area young athletes. Simmons will begin by offering his unique “speed program” that has helped many gain that extra crucial step.
Today, sports are about speed. It can be the difference in making a travel team, playing on varsity, or obtaining a college athletic scholarship.
This opportunity doesn’t come around often for young athletes. Take advantage and help your young athlete achieve his/her potential.

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