Amanda Kohatsu (@haparican)
NCSF/Safe Sport Certified
Amanda has spent the last 8 yrs in various areas of the strength and fitness industry. Teaching group classes/CrossFit, personal training at various health clubs and gyms (Equinox, 24hr Fitness, private studios) and finally in 2018 adding online coaching. Amanda has trained thousands of clients of various backgrounds and with a variety of goals ranging from weight loss and injury recovery to advanced powerlifters looking to reach Elite totals. This experience has adequately prepared her with the knowledge to communicate with clients worldwide to best meet their training needs.
Amanda is an International Elite Powerlifter with a 456 kg/1005 lbs total at 67 kg/148 lbs bodyweight and a 527 kg / 1162 lbs total at 75 kg/165 lbs bodyweight.
She currently coaches athletes worldwide ranging from 52kgs to SHW at ALL age ranges.
Amanda’s main goal with every client is to help them reach their individual goals and incorporate new habits to maintain long term progress and success!
Tee Popoola, M.S., C.S.C.S. (@teepopoola)
Tee started his fitness journey simultaneously both in the weight room and classroom at his undergraduate institution as an exercise science major about 20 years ago. He is very passionate and fascinated about applying the sciences to improve performance and overall health. His competitive career started as a teen bodybuilder where he twice won the Teen class in his first year of competition. After about 10 years of NPC amateur bodybuilding competitions where he was twice the overall champion in the stiff competition climate of Southern California, he added competitive powerlifting to his resume. With his academic knowledge and bodybuilding experience, he was able to transition with time from the 308-lb weight class to the 242-lb class where he would eventually break the prestigious 242-lb raw all-time world record.
He received his Bachelor of Science in Exercise Science from Cal Poly Pomona and his Master of Science in Exercise Physiology & Nutrition from Long Beach State. He is currently a medical school so that he can eventually utilize all his experiences to even better serve his clients from all walks of life.
Chauntae Gold, BCBA (@thepathtogold)
Chauntae Gold is a Board Certified Behavior Analyst (BCBA) with more than five years of professional experience working directly with clients who struggled with behavioral challenges. She has a Level 1 Precision Nutrition certification and more than seven years of personal experience in various athletic sports such as, bodybuilding, powerlifting, Olympic weightlifting, and Crossfit.
Chauntae’s goal is to empower others by helping them build the foundational skills needed to achieve long-term health and fitness goals using the principles of Applied Behavior Analysis. She has a B.S. in Sociology from San Francisco State University, and a Masters in Education from Arizona State University.