Santa Cruz, CA 95060
Laurel Neil has been a life long athlete with an extreme passion for sports specific conditioning and special populations. She served as a Master Fitness Trainer for the US Army where she was responsible for creating and implementing physical fitness programs for the conditioned and injured or de-conditioned soldiers. Laurel completed her active duty service in 1999 and began working for a corporate fitness company as a COO offering boot camp styled programs to local communities and managing corporate fitness centers in the Bay Area. Her personal philosophy is based on “If You Think You Can. You’re Right. If You Think You Can’t. You’re Right.” She believes that everyone can accomplish anything that they set their mind to, whether it be doing a full body push-up or a pull-up, she derives a great amount of fulfillment in supporting her clients as they accomplish and surpass their goals. Laurel’s clients will tell you that she inspires them to perform harder than they ever thought possible – without saying a word. In 2006, Laurel left the corporate world to get back to basics – she co-founded TotalFit Solutions to provide a balanced approach to health and wellness. Laurel is certified as an ACE Personal Trainer, ACE Weight Management & Lifestyle Coach, AMF Sports Nutritionist, and CPR/AED/First Aid.