James Curgenven

Where did you grow up?

Bristol, England

Why did you become a PT?

To help clients realise their potential and succeed in their health and fitness goals to enrich their lives.

Hobbies/Interests outside the gym:

Rugby Union for 25 years, + Level 1 coach
Ice hockey player for 8 years, + Level 1 coach
Sports in general
Movies, outdoors, anything competitive

Fitness Interests/Specialites:

Weight loss, circuit style training, functional fitness, rehab based exercise.

Greatest Achievement:

Playing rugby for England Colleges Under 19s (3 CAPS)

What do you have to offer as a trainer?

I motivate clients to achieve their goals by listening, understanding their specific needs and implementing a structured program to push them to their potential.

What makes you different from the other PTs?

I have 6 years experience in 1-2-1 coaching and have expanded my knowledge, focusing on weight loss, functional training and effective training methods. I am approachable and can hold a conversation with all walks of life.

Favourite Motivational Quote:

"Investment in yourself is profit guaranteed. Your body will achieve what your mind believes".

Cristy Houghton

Embarketing, 48 Johnston Street, Wagga Wagga, NSW, 2650

Cristy's unique career has taken her from country NSW to the city lights of Clarendon Street South Melbourne and back again. With an early career in radio as a copywriter and creative strategist, she is now a Jill of all trades as a graphic designer, website builder, blog writer, video editor, social media manager, marketing strategist and more. 

In fact, give her any task and this chick will figure out how to do it! Go on, we dare you!

No, really, we DARE you!!

Cristy has won two Australian Commercial Radio Awards (ACRAs) for Best Ad and Best Sales Promotion, and even has an 'Employee of the Year' certificate with her name on it.

Cristy and her husband James have traveled extensively through Russia, China and South East Asia, and have two fur-babies, Sooty (cat) and Panda (puppy). Cristy loves drinking coffee, meeting people to drink coffee, coffee tasting and coffee flavoured cocktails. She also enjoys road trips, TED Talks and watching cat videos on youtube.