Matthew is the co-owner of InGear Fitness and ISSA certified personal trainer. Matthew has been in the fitness industry for 10 years and was an international elite level USPA powerlifter holding national record. Having dealt with his own injuries in the past, he decided to dive into helping people overcome similar problems and prevent them from happening in the future. Being married and a new father to his daughter Cora, Matthew also understands the balance of a healthy lifestyle mixed with having a family. He thinks of the InGear Fitness members as family, and aims to provide a positive, family-friendly, and motivated atmosphere in the gym.
Cassidy is the co-owner of InGear Fitness, an ISSA certified personal trainer, and ISSA certified nutritionist with a life passion of helping people reach their health and fitness goals long term. She became the proud owner of InGear Fitness on April 3rd, 2017. She is a national level NPC bikini competitor and international elite level powerlifter in the 123lb weight class with the USPA. She has competed in 3 bodybuilding shows as well as 6 powerlifting meets, and knows what it takes to work hard and achieve big goals. She discovered her passion of fitness and health at the age of 15, and it has only grown since. She is also a wife and new mom to her daughter Cora, so she understands the balance and sustainability needed in a fitness program to accommodate family life.
She loves seeing others push past the limitations they set for themselves, and discover strength and endurance they never knew they had. She hopes to be an inspiration to others, and show that if you put in the work and enjoy the journey, you will succeed in anything you put your mind to. She thinks of her members as family and aims to consistently create that environment at InGear Fitness.
Hansen is a former South Fork High School soccer player that went on to receive a full athletic scholarship to play soccer for Syracuse University. He won MVP there in 2006 and 2007 and went on to Captain the team in 2009. Hansen has trained with DC United, Panama City Pirates, West Bromwich Albion and competed against the Haitian Men’s National Team and the US Men’s Under 17 and Under 20 National Team. Hansen holds a National US coaching license and completed his Masters of Exercise Science at California University of Pennsylvania in 2016. He is the strength and conditioning coach for Treasure Coast United, a soccer club with 200+ players. Hansen specializes in speed, strength, and power development in youth athletes and every day individuals. He is so passionate about helping his clients reach their goals, and strives every day to further his education for them to see maximal results.
Elena is a Axiom Fitness Academy graduate with 7 years of group and personal training experience and is ASFA certified. Throughout the years, she has trained all types of age groups with different goals. She is genuinely interested in helping anyone in their physical journey. She especially loves to work with those who have had injuries because she thrives off of seeing them get back on their feet and building their strength again. She is determined to do everything she can to help her clients build physical strength and confidence!
She has enjoyed learning and researching about human movement and is currently enrolled at IRSC to become a physical therapy assistant. She is eager to continue to grow her knowledge and better help the people she works with!