Coach Kevin Gendron, cracked the top15 out of over 1000 entries in the search for the 2014 PFP Trainer of the Year.
Shelton, CT August 10, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- PFP media, the leading industry resource for personal trainers, in partnership with Club Industry, the premier magazine and event for fitness and wellness professionals is pleased to announce that Kevin Gendron is one of the top 15 finalist in their search for the 2014 PFP Trainer of the Year. This is the 9th year for this annual prestigious award that not only showcases the number of exceptional fitness professionals this industry has to offer, but it provides the winner with a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to advance his or her personal fitness career. “It is no surprise to me that Coach Gendron was chosen as a finalist,” said Professor Paul Gallo, Director of Exercise Science and Wellness at Norwalk Community College. “He shows a genuine interest in helping his clients achieve incredible results, displays a great passion for teaching and mentoring students, is well respected by his colleagues and is an excellent role model to students and future trainers.”
Gendron graduated from Southern Connecticut State University in 1991 with a Master’s Degree in human performance and received his Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist certification soon after. He started Better Athletic Development in 1999 and opened the current facility in 2003. He has trained some of CT’s best high school and college athletes some who have gone on to the professional ranks most recently Thomas Milone from Masuk High School who was drafted in the 4th round by the Tampa Bay Rays organization of Major League Baseball.
PFP media Publisher Josh Vogt says “The PFP Trainer of the Year is awarded to a fitness professional who is an exemplary leader in the industry and who demonstrates a strong commitment to his/her clients, career and community.” The esteemed award will be presented at the Club Industry 2013 conference and tradeshow at the McCormick Place Lakeside Center, October 23-25, 2013.
About Kevin Gendron
Kevin Gendron is a professional strength and conditioning coach, author, presenter, college professor, and owner of Better Athletic Development. He can be reached at
About Better Athletic DevelopmentBetter Athletic Development is Connecticut’s premiere speed, sports conditioning, bootcamp, post rehabilitation facility and mentorship program that educates and assists their clients in reaching their highest level of performance possible by maximizing their athletic and genetic potential. www.betterathletes.net