ABOUT DONOVAN

Personal Trainer & Health Coach at Club Fitness in Campbell River

Coach Donovan’s enthusiasm for health and fitness is contagious

As a certified personal trainer and health coach, he inspires people from all walks of life and holds them accountable to achieve their health and fitness goals.

Donovan delivers elite-level training that’s truly personal. By looking at the total picture of each individual, he designs and coaches clients through customised programs that take into account their physiology, health history, nutrition, lifestyle, environment, and genetics.

As a fitness geek, Donovan’s training sessions are engaging and educational. Striving to provide clients with the most effective training methods, Donovan continuously earns new certifications in exercise science, training techniques, and nutrition. His passion for knowledge has enabled him to work with and learn from some of Canada’s top therapists, nutritionists, and trainers.

Having overcome a serious back injury and numerous health setbacks, Donovan understands how to provide the right balance between pushing people past their perceived limits and providing empathy when the going gets tough.

Donovan is notorious for pushing against the grain of the fitness industry with its generic, cookie-cutter programs and quick-fix gimmicks. When you work with Donovan, you receive intelligent, personalised programs, individualised exercise execution, and health coaching that’s backed by science and delivers results.

Education

Coach Donovan holds a diploma in personal training and sports nutrition from the National Personal Training Institute (NPTI) and is a Certified Personal Trainer with the National Academy of Sports of Medicine (NASM) with specialisations in Sports Nutrition, Weight Loss, and Behaviour Change.

For clients following a paleo and keto diet, Donovan is a Certified Primal Health Coach and can support and enhance his clients’ training programs and goals from an ancestral health perspective.

Donovan is a dedicated life-long student of N1 Education, arguably the most authoritative certification for mastering program planning and exercise execution and biomechanics for strength and hypertrophy training.

Coach Donovan’s enthusiasm for health and fitness is contagious

As a certified personal trainer and health coach, he inspires people from all walks of life and holds them accountable to achieve their health and fitness goals.

Donovan delivers elite-level training that’s truly personal. By looking at the total picture of each individual, he designs and coaches clients through customised programs that take into account their physiology, health history, nutrition, lifestyle, environment, and genetics.

As a fitness geek, Donovan’s training sessions are engaging and educational. Striving to provide clients with the most effective training methods, Donovan continuously earns new certifications in exercise science, training techniques, and nutrition. His passion for knowledge has enabled him to work with and learn from some of Canada’s top therapists, nutritionists, and trainers.

Having overcome a serious back injury and numerous health setbacks, Donovan understands how to provide the right balance between pushing people past their perceived limits and providing empathy when the going gets tough.

Donovan is notorious for pushing against the grain of the fitness industry with its generic, cookie-cutter programs and quick-fix gimmicks. When you work with Donovan, you receive intelligent, personalised programs, individualised exercise execution, and health coaching that’s backed by science and delivers results.

Education

Coach Donovan holds a diploma in personal training and sports nutrition from the National Personal Training Institute (NPTI) and is a Certified Personal Trainer with the National Academy of Sports of Medicine (NASM) with specialisations in Sports Nutrition, Weight Loss, and Behaviour Change.

For clients following a paleo and keto diet, Donovan is a Certified Primal Health Coach and can support and enhance his clients’ training programs and goals from an ancestral health perspective.

Donovan is a dedicated life-long student of N1 Education, arguably the most authoritative certification for mastering program planning and exercise execution and biomechanics for strength and hypertrophy training.

CERTIFICATIONS