Peter Rappoli

Foxboro, MA 02035

Peter Rappoli, M.S., CCS, CSCS
Co-Owner / Senior Director of Personal Training of Elite Health & Fitness Center
Peter is a co-owner of Elite Health & Fitness Center and cofounder of the nationally recognized Elite Sports Fitness Boot Camp program. Peter has worked with several of Boston’s most legendary athletes including American League MVP, Mo Vaughn, and Olympic Gold Medalist, Jim Craig. He has also worked with Major League Baseball All-Stars including a Boston Red Sox MVP. In addition to working closely with the training staff of both the Boston Red Sox and the Anaheim Angels, Peter was the strength and conditioning coach for the Mo Vaughn, Trot Nixon, Nomar Garciaparra and Jason Varitek Baseball Camps, as well as, Jim Craig's Gold Medal Hockey School. He is currently the strength and conditioning coach for Dustin Pedroia’s Baseball Camp, the Brockton Rox and Stonehill College. Peter has also worked as the strength and conditioning coach for Bryant University and Suffolk University.
Peter has over 20 years experience as a full-time personal trainer and holds a Master's degree in nutrition from Huntington College of Health Sciences. He also has an Associate’s degree in Healthcare Management and a Bachelor’s degree in Health & Fitness. In addition, he holds a Career Diploma in both nutrition and fitness from Ashworth College. At Ashworth College he was awarded the DETC (Distance Education Training Council) Outstanding Graduate of the year award.
Peter is certified as a personal trainer through ACSM, NCSF, AFAA, FRA, NCCPT and IFA. He is board certified by the American Association of Drugless Practitioners. He is also a certified strength and conditioning specialist through the NSCA and NSPA, a certified TRX instructor, Level 1 CrossFit Trainer and FMS (Functional Movement Screening) certified. He is a member of the NSCA and on the advisory board for the National Strength Professionals Association (NSPA).

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About Me


  • BS, Health and Fitness, Optimal Performance Institute
  • Master's Degree, Nutrition, Huntington College of Health Sciences
  • AS, Health Care Management, Ashworth College

Certifications / Trainings

NCSF - Certified Personal Trainer Credential
ACSM - ACSM Certified Personal Trainer
Expires: 2019-12-31 08:00:00 UTC
NSCA - Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist
Expires: 2017-12-31 08:00:00 UTC

CPR Certified

American Heart Association
Expires: 2019-10-27 07:00:00 UTC

AED Certified

American Heart Association
Expires: 2019-10-27 07:00:00 UTC

Liability Insurance

  • Provided through my club/employer

Peter's Locations

Elite Sports Performance & Physical Therapy

97 Green St.
Foxboro, MA 02035

Elite Health and Fitness Center

1519 Central street
Stoughton, MA 02072

Additional Information


$80.00 / hr

Payment Methods

Cash , Cashier's Check , Credit Cards , Personal Checks

Years Experience


Awards & Accomplishments

  • 2007 (DETC) Outstanding Graduate of the Year

Languages Spoken




3 Ratings

5.0 out of 5 Stars

  • by Jim Fucile on Dec 23, 2014

    Jim Fucile
    I started going to Elite 2 years ago for physical therapy after having back surgery, after completing the surgery I joined the gym and met Pete. I was 30 lbs. overweight and out of shape, I worked out on my own for 8 months with limited success and severe back pain. Pete observed my struggle and suggested I begin training with a small group twice a week with him. I admitted that I had watched the group but felt that with my limitations I would not be able to participate. Pete assured me that he was well aware of my physical limitations and he would work around them. He was true to his word, in the last 8 months I have lost 22% of my body weight, my waist went from 38" to a 34" slim, I have toned my body and best of all have NO BACK PAIN. I and my physician attribute the improvement in my back to a solid, stronger core which Pete emphasizes during our work outs. I have an increased energy level and my gym routine has become a lifestyle instead of a dreaded task. Pete is the ultimate professional.

  • by debbie kennon on Oct 22, 2014

    My name is Debbie, I am fifty two years old and work as a horse trainer / riding instructor. Before working with Pete I did not enjoy going to the gym. I wasn’t sure what to do about my weight and lack of energy. I didn’t even have a goal for myself . Pete helped me make that change. Since training with Pete I have seen amazing results in the past 6 months. I have lost 35 pounds, my nutritional eating habits are better, my energy level has improved. I feel healthier and stronger. Pete is passionate about fitness and good nutrition . It shows through the energy and enthusiasm he brings to every session . He makes each workout challenging, creative and most importantly, fun! He also places a high value on correct form with each exercise. He motivates me to push past my perceived limit to get results. I have more energy, my balance and flexibility have improved immensely and got great new muscles . If you are serious about changing your life for the better Pete will lead you every step of the way.
    Thank you Pete you’re the BEST!!

    Debbie Kennon Middleboro, Ma

  • by ARNETTA CLEM0NS on Sep 30, 2010

    I’ve struggled with my weight for the past five years but with Pete’s expertise my life has changed for the better. I no longer look at food as comforting but as nourishment for my body. He taught me portion control and the proper balancing of fruits, vegetables and protein. Within 3 1/2 months I went from a size 16/18 to a solid size 10 with his physical training and strict meal plan. What I most appreciate about Pete is he constantly pushes you to your limits never letting you give up on yourself! He is a gentle giant that kicks butt and is highly recommended to anyone who is serious about changing their lifestyle.