Douglas Glen

Douglas Glen

Douglas Glen

#116, 3442 118 Ave SE

Hours


Monday - Friday

5:00am - 10:00pm

Saturday - Sunday

7:00am - 8:00pm

Holiday Hours

 7:00am - 4:00pm


Assistant Club Manager

Max


Get In Touch

403.313.1133

hello@bigskyfitness.ca

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Club Amenities

Welcome To The Club!

By the Numbers

Various All Level Group Fitness classes – over 30 different classes a week!

Three large and well-appointed Group Fitness studios

Certified Personal Trainers

For your pre and post workout

Adventure Series of Events – Planned, out of club, various fitness adventures

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Reception

Spin Studio

Cardio Theatre

InBody Assessment

Boxing Studio

TRX Studio

Group Fitness

Weight Training

Weight Lifting Platforms

Functional Turf

Free Weights

Meet our Trainers

Name and Nick name (if you have one):
Marcus

Where were you born?
Elgin, Scotland

What classes do you teach at Big Sky Fitness?
I teach TRX and Bootcamp classes!

How long have you been teaching / Personal Training?
Since 2018

What are your certifications/education?

  • 2 years of Kinesiology at University of Lethbridge,
  • CanFitPro CPT
  • AFLCA Group Fitness Instructor 
  • TRX Foundations

What is it that you love about teaching group fitness/ Personal training OR Why did yo​u start to teach group fitness/ personal training?
I love helping others achieve their personal fitness goals and to see the difference it makes in people’s everyday lives! I enjoy a group class because everyone pushes each other and finds the will to drive and keep going as a group.

When you attend one of my classes / training sessions you will leave feeling...
Better than when you walked in, with a sense of accomplishment and satisfaction, saying that was awesome!

Outside of the class you teach/coach/train, what is your favorite way to experience fitness, sport and/ or adventure?
Travelling is how I experience adventure! I love to ski in the winter and hike and play football in the summer!  

One fun fact about you OR what is your "go to cheat" treat or meal?
I’ve travelled to over 40 countries and every meal is a cheat meal when you’re travelling!

Name and Nick name (if you have one):
Simon

Where were you born:
Calgary, AB

How long have you been a Personal Trainer?
Since 2005

What are your certifications/education?

  • CanFitPro Personal Training Specialist (PTS)
  • CanFitPro Healthy Eating Guidelines
  • Active Aging (working with people 60+ years of age)
  • First Degree Black Belt - Ninjutsu

What is it that you love about being a Personal Trainer OR Why did you start personal training?
I love when people have a breakthrough in their eating habits, movement, or abilities. Helping people move better and feel better is incredibly rewarding for me.

When you attend one of my training sessions you will leave feeling...
Accomplished. The goal of every session may not be to work to exhaustion or to have sore muscles; every session will have a purpose which will progress you toward your goals.

Outside of the class you teach/coach/train, what is your favorite way to experience fitness, sport and/ or adventure? 
I have developed a passion for bodybuilding in recent years, however I also enjoy martial arts, snowboarding, and skateboarding.

One fun fact about you OR what is your "go to cheat" treat or meal? 
I can't say 'No' to peanut butter. I eat it by the spoonful, and I put it on everything. It's also rare that I will turn a cookie away. 

Name and nickname:
Jeff HR or Pooper

Where were you born:
Calgary, AB

How long have you been a Personal Trainer?
Since 2004

What are your certifications/education? 

  • AFLCA Certified Exercise Specialist
  • AFLCA Group Fitness Instructor

What is it that you love about being a Personal Trainer OR Why did you start personal training?
Being an integral part of someone achieving both their long and short term goals 

When you attend one of my training sessions you will leave feeling...
 a sense of accomplishment 

Outside of the class you teach/coach/train, what is your favorite way to experience fitness, sport and/ or adventure?
Competing in various sports 

One fun fact about you OR what is your "go to cheat" treat or meal?
Wings!

Name and Nick name (if you have one):
Trish

Where were you born?
Peterborough, Ontario I moved to Alberta in 2016!

How long have you been a Personal Trainer?
Since 2021 

What are your certifications/education?

  • CanFitPro Personal Trainer Specialist (PTS)
  • Functional Training Anatomy
  • High-Performance Nutrition for Master Athletes

What is it that you love about being a Personal Trainer OR Why did you start personal training?
I started personal training because I have transformed my life through my own weight loss journey. I have learned discipline and so many valuable habits stemming from my fitness journey that I have now applied to all areas of my life. I want to help others change their lives with the same habits and methods. I understand how intimidating and scary it can be to step into a gym for the first time, I will work my hardest to help make the transition to the gym comfortable and fun!

When you attend one of my training sessions you will leave feeling...
Accomplished and determined to keep working towards your goals. You’ll also feel physically and mentally stronger!

Outside of the class you teach/coach/train, what is your favorite way to experience fitness, sport and/ or adventure?
When I'm not at Big Sky Fitness you can find me doing a workout in my garage gym or going for a walk or run outside when the sun is shining.

One fun fact about you or favorite cheat meal?
1000% Pizza.

Name and Nick name (if you have one):
Steph

Where Were You Born?
Calgary, AB

How Long Have You Been a Personal Trainer?
Since 2013

What are your certifications/education?

  • Diploma in Holistic Nutrition (CHNC)
  • Lvl 3 Fascial Stretch Therapist (FST)
  • Rocktape FMT blading advanced, FMT athletic taping lvl 2
  • Lvl 1 Certified Functional Strength Coach (CFSC)

What is it that you love about teaching group fitness/ Personal training OR Why did yo​u start to teach group fitness/ personal training?
My favourite part about being a personal trainer is helping people move pain-free and discover strength they didn’t know they had. I love being there to cheer my clients on and share in their triumph as we achieve their goals.

When you attend one of my classes / training sessions you will leave feeling...
Like you have the tools and knowledge you need to further your fitness journey and a great muscle burn for good measure!

Outside of the class you teach/coach/train, what is your favorite way to experience fitness, sport and/ or adventure?
My regular fitness addictions include obstacle races, swimming, hiking and powerlifting.

One fun fact about you OR what is your "go to cheat" treat or meal?
There are a few “cheat” meals that I indulge in, but you can never go wrong with pizza!

Name and Nick name (if you have one):
Leanne

Where were you born?
Calgary, AB

How long have you been a Personal Trainer?
Since 2011

What are your certifications/education?

  • Agatsu Kettlebell Instructor
  • Precision Nutrition Level 1
  • CanFitPro PTS
  • PTA Global
  • RockTape Mobility Certification
  • Post-Rehabilitation Specialist Training

What is it that you love about being a Personal Trainer OR Why did you start personal training?
I believe every person should live a life free of limitations. I am a firm believer that with good health and fitness, you can do anything you want. My goal is to help prevent injury and disease from taking over people’s lives, and also help those affected by injury or disease to realize there is hope, and they can improve their quality of life. Every person has different goals and there are so many different ways to accomplish those goals; it’s so much fun helping my clients find the path that works for them and their lifestyle.

When you attend one of my training sessions you will leave feeling...
 powerful, capable and knowledgeable. I want to teach you how to teach yourself. You will experience and understand new things, and see how great it can feel.

Outside of the class you teach/coach/train, what is your favorite way to experience fitness, sport and/ or adventure?
I love nature! My husband and I spend time golfing, hiking, mountain biking, playing tennis, soccer, you name it – I’ll try anything!

One fun fact about you or your favorite cheat meal?
I’m a professional musician! I’m a freelance trumpet player, performing everywhere from Theatre shows to the Calgary Philharmonic Orchestra to Big Bands.



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