Meet Our Trainers

Russell Midlam | Owner, Certified Personal Trainer, Speed Specialist

Russell has been a personal trainer for over 15 years holding multiple certifications during that time. Graduate of Ohio Northern University with a Bachelor of Science degree in Sports Management, minor in Business and a coaching focus. His love of health and fitness started with sports as he was a 3-sport athlete in high school and a 4-year starter and all-american for the Ohio Northern football team. After college he went on to play professional football for 3 years. In the off seasons he served as a speed and strength specialist at a large training facility in Ohio. After his football career he switched to personal training full time working with individuals of all ages and fitness levels. His training involves a wide variety of fun and styles adapted to each individual client to help them reach their specific goals. His greatest thrill is helping others reach their full potential in health and in life.

"Champions aren't made in the ring, they are simply revealed there." - Muhammad Ali

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Eric Garris | Certified Personal Trainer

I was born and raised here in Columbus. Growing up I played a lot of different sports and lacrosse became my first love. I was a 2-year starter at Otterbein University on the lacrosse team. I have a degree in Exercise Science with a minor in nutrition. My passion for fitness started in college as I began to exercise more to help me on the playing field. I love helping people reach their fitness goals, no matter what they are, while keeping it fun and exciting!

"Perfection is not attainable, but, if we chase perfection we can catch excellence." - Vince Lombardi

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Amanda Midlam | Certified Nutritionist/Personal Trainer

Amanda is a graduate of Ohio Northern U. where she played soccer and earned a degree in Sport Management. A certified trainer for over 10 years, she has worked in many different environments and worked with clients of all ages and backgrounds. She has shifted more of her focus to nutrition as she is a nationally certified nutritionist. As a mom of 3 and former athlete, she specializes in sports nutrition as well as helping other busy moms conquer their daily nutrition habits to lead a healthy, energetic life while looking and feeling their best!

'Your body hears everything your mind says"

Eddie Rice| Certified Personal Trainer


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Tammy Jarrett | Certified Personal Trainer

Tammy has been a certified trainer for many years and is well known in the Upper Arlington area. Her creative training style and outgoing personality make her popular with clients of all ages and backgrounds.