Angelina is a personal trainer, Natural Olympian bikini Pro, and meal coach! She designs workout regimens based on each client's fitness condition & preferences to create an effective fitness plan to meet their goal. Angelina utilizes her personally designed LYFE BOD training style which includes varieties of exercises that are engaging, and combos of meal options that are sustainable, so it won't be dull or boring. Her aim is for you to Love Your Fitness Everyday & have the Body you want!
Angelina’s training style has helped countless clients transform their bodies. It has also helped Angelina transform her own body 3 times. Once after extreme weight gain, once after a health condition, and once after IVF treatments, to getting in the best shape of her life. Then winning a silver medal at the Natural Olympia following four consecutive Bikini Masters competitions wins.
Whatever your fitness condition, you can do a lot more than you think you can, from extreme weight-loss to competition ready, and beyond! Angelina understands what it takes and can help you get there. Angelina loves to inspire people to believe in themselves, and believes that with proper training and a positive mindset you can do anything!
Personal Training and On-line Coaching
Angelina has partnered with master trainer Ray Velazquez to offer customized online training programs with a proven record of extreme weight-loss and body transformations.
Pro Bikini Athlete, Natural Olympian Silver Medalist, Celebrity Trainer, Women’s Mentoring & Self-Defense Instructor, MSW ~ Research in Exercise
Personal Trainer & Sports Nutritionist
Featured in Men’s Fitness Magazine,Trainer to LA’s most elite trainers, 5X State Champion Bodybuilder, Martial Arts & Self-Defense Expert
BENEFITS OF WEIGHT TRAINING
When beginning a fitness training program for the first time, Angelina has found it's not uncommon for new clients to feel that weight training may contribute to getting that "bulky look". Angelina and her long-time clients are examples of how weight training actually, increases metabolism and lean body mass, which increases fat burning. It takes most men, who are body builders many years of strategic training and heavy lifting to "get big" or "look big", and they have that extra testosterone women do not have that helps them get there. Weight training is also essential for women's health because it helps to increase bone density in addition to increasing strength.
KICK BOXING & SELF-DEFENSE
Many of Angelina's clients love kick boxing, and, or light boxing, and learning self-defense techniques which she incorporates into the training sessions upon request..
As we know nutrition is a major part of a fit healthy body and lifestyle. Angelina believes in working smarter not harder and making better meal choices to get there. And, her meal guides are not based on fad diets or deprivation. She provides the knowledge you need to feel confident about cooking and eating healthy at home or on-the-go; you’ll learn how real food can transform your mind and body.
HEALTHY MIND & BODY
Angelina's coaching includes Exercise, Nutrition, and emphasizes a positive “can-do” attitude which is the secret to all success! Through this holistic approach, Angelina teaches how to “Love Your Fitness Everyday!” This is the kind of training that sticks with clients for life
In addition to her health and wellness certifications, Angelina holds a bachelor’s degree in psychology and a master’s of social work. The combination of her years of professional experience and education give her a unique ability to offer a holistic approach in guiding people through great physical and emotional transformations.
Among the variety of training styles Angelina offers her clients, is yoga, myofascial release, foam rolling, and deep breathing exercises, often as part of the warm-up or cooldowns. This helps to decompress the spine, improve circulation, immune function and mood, just to name a few of the benefits.