Winner, Up and Coming Personal Trainer of the Year Award, Fitness Industry Awards 2013

Posted by admin on December 1, 2013

Kerikeri’s Jessica Rule has been awarded the “Up and Coming Personal Trainer of the Year’ Award at this years Fitness Industry Awards.personal-trainer-of-the-year-reps.jpg

Judges found that as “A personal trainer in a studio on a dairy farm, Jessica’s passion to help primary producers means she is already making her mark and surely has future success imminent. An up and coming, winning personal trainer.”

A full list of winners can be found attached and at

The 2013 Awards had 20 categories, looking at both individuals and facilities that operate in the fitness/exercise industry.  The entrants numbers were over 300 this year, a record number since the awards inception in 2005.

All awards are based on an application process that is reviewed by a judging panel.  The winners were announced at the New Zealand Fitness Industry Awards Ceremony on the 23rd November.  The exception being three special awards which are awarded for special contribution to either the industry, education in the industry or professionalism and standards.  These are selected by the boards of The Exercise Association of New Zealand, The Register of Exercise Professionals and Skills Active.

The award ceremony itself has proven to be an extremely prestigious. Past guest speakers have included the Hon John Key, Hon Rodney Hide, Hon Murray McCully and Sue Kedgeley. The award ceremony’s MC is fitness and media personality Suzy Clarkson.

For more information, please contact, The Exercise Association of New Zealand  CE, or call 0800 66 88 11.