Krista Dobo

I’ve been active all my life, biking, running, gym memberships, yoga, P90X, etc.  After being diagnosed with inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) in my mid-20s I also became very conscientious about what I eat.  I’ve never had to battle weight loss, and was confident in my ability to manage a healthy lifestyle on my own. However…

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September 17, 2014

Steve Majeika

Although I never had been overweight or terribly out of shape, the idea of working out had been in the back of my mind for several years.  One day, after reading about a new kind of gym that was opening in Old Mystic, I finally decided that I wanted to develop some muscles for myself. …

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September 17, 2014

Lisa Stevens

At just shy of 50 years old I was feeling more like 80. A past injury resulted in the loss of the cartilage behind my kneecaps and is a source for the difficulty I experienced in climbing and descending stairs. This along with rheumatoid arthritis made every day chores seem like insurmountable tasks. After years of…

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September 17, 2014

Manny and Irene Makiaris

Just a couple of weeks after Advantage Personal Training opened its doors, my wife and I were running errands in downtown Niantic where we saw the newly-opened Advantage Personal Training. Even though I was handling the normal activities of daily life pretty well, I was severely overweight, not exercising and had tried every weight loss…

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September 17, 2014