Shawn Strickland, M.Ed., CSCS started My Fit Wichita in the fall of 2009.
After a small break to finish his Master’s Degree My Fit Wichita is back!
Shawn holds a Master’s of Education in Exercise Science (2011) from Wichita State University, Wichita, KS and a Bachelor’s of Business Administration in Entrepreneurship (2009) from Wichita State University, Wichita, KS. Shawn is also a Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist through the National Strength and Conditioning Association (NSCA), a certified Personal Trainer and Group Fitness Instructor through the American Council on Exercise (ACE), is Hard Style Kettlebell Certified (HKC), Level One CrossFit Trainer, and is an active member of the IDEA Health and Fitness Association.
He has actively been involved with sport his entire life and attended Cowley County Community College, Arkansas City, KS on a track scholarship. After community college Shawn joined the United States Marine Corps and served 4 years active duty. Upon leaving the military and returning to school Shawn began working as personal trainer at the local YMCA. Along with his course work Shawn completed two summer internships one at Genesis Health Clubs in Wichita and one at AYC Fitness in Kansas City. While in Kansas City, Shawn worked with Greg Justice, the creator of the Corporate Boot Camp System training program.
My Fit Wichita – Fat Loss Studio is different from many other gyms because it focuses entirely on fat loss. Shawn saw that nearly 70% of people were overweight and put together a solution to help.