GYM EXPERT WITNESSES

Expert Witness: E-069755
This expert has 25 years of management experience specializing in human resources, operations, and talent acquisition. She has worked in the fitness industry for 15 years as an owner, general manager, and consultant. In addition to having expertise in general fitness club operations, program development, and management, she brings extensive HR and organizational development expertise to her clients. This expert has been a featured speaker at the International Health, ...
Expert Witness: E-056195
This expert is the only American weightlifting coach to have athletes medal at the Junior Worlds, Senior Worlds, Master Worlds, Pan-Am Championships, Pan-Am Games, and the Olympics. His instruction has produced 43 Senior National Champions, 82 Junior National Champions, 41 Youth National Champions, 31 Junior World Team Members, 9 Senior World Team members, 4 Youth World Team members and 3 Olympians. As a professional athlete, he competed at the Olympics, as well as ...
Expert Witness: E-054901
This fitness celebrity has been participating in strongman competitions since 2003 and has been a powerlifter since 2006. In 2013, he was the first American to compete in the MAS Wrestling World Cup in Russia and served as the Head Coach of Team USA in the 2014 World Championships in Siberia. A gym owner in Northern California, he has promoted and hosted many weightlifting competitions. He's also a published author for MILO, REPS Magazine, and fiveonfive Magazine.
Expert Witness: E-025234
This highly qualified expert is the owner of major gymnastics facility in Texas and has an extensive background in the field of gymnastics. She is a co-author and director for the Instructor Training Program for the Gymnastics Association of Texas and serves as a GAT board member. She has served on the USAG Preschool Advisory Board as well as the USAG Safety Review Board. In addition to speaking for USA Gymnastics National, Regional and State Congresses, she has been a ...
Expert Witness: E-059394
This gymnastics expert is a former collegiate athlete at the University of Georgia, where she earned distinctions as an All-American and Team Champion. She gained experience supervising gymnasts as an assistant coach at both the University of Iowa and the University of Maryland. Currently, she owns and operates a gymnastics school in western Massachusetts, coaching young athletes to win state championships.
Expert Witness: E-120182
This expert starting boxing at the age of 11 and began his professional career in 1993. The World Boxing Organization recognized his as the third ranked Welterweight in the world. Having retired from his career as a professional athlete, he now serves as the head boxing trainer at a successful San Diego area gym and his contributed his talents to both TV and film productions.
Expert Witness: E-077885
This expert is a sport scientist, trained in exercise physiology and bio-mechanics. He recently served as the National Director of Education for the National Strength and Conditioning Association in Colorado Springs, CO. He has served as the Director of the Monfort Family Human Performance Research Laboratory at Colorado Mesa University. At the U.S. Olympic Committee in Colorado Springs, he was Recovery Center Leader, Head of Sport Biomechanics and Engineering, and ...
Expert Witness: E-069110
This expert is the founder and president of a management consulting and turnaround firm specializing in new gym start up, fitness club sales and gym troubleshooting for the fitness and health club industry. With over 25 years of experience owning, operating and managing clubs of all sizes, he lectures and delivers seminars and workshops across the country on the practical skills required to successfully build teamwork and market fitness programs and products. He has been ...
Expert Witness: E-155043
This highly qualified expert has over 25 years of experience in business, international, consumer credit, underwriting, and collections. He received his BBA in accounting from the University of Hawaii and is a certified consumer credit executive (CCCE) by the Society of Certified Credit Executives. He started his career off at American Express as a manager and team leader for credit review and collections call centers. In this role, he led a 20 member call center team ...
Expert Witness: E-001527
With over 25 years of experience training in various types of gym and fitness facilities including the Los Angeles area, this expert have particular insight into the Health Club Industry. I offer professional opinions involving published professional standards related to the fitness industry. Resources directly relating to lawsuits regarding fitness facilities and personal training are readily available to to this expert. He has worked with thousands of individuals both ...

GYM EXPERT WITNESS CASE STUDIES

Child Suffers Hand Injury During Gymnastics Training GYM Expert Case

Child Suffers Hand Injury During Gymnastics Training

…  a maneuver on a balance beam. The incident occurred at a gym that trains children in gymnastics. The boy was learning a new handstand move in a class of 10 students …

Drainage Pumps Release Toxic Volume Of Chemicals Into Swimming Pool GYM Expert Case

This case involves an elderly woman with a history of pulmonary fibrosis who was swimming in a private pool at her retirement community. At 5:37 am while the woman was swimming, the entire reservoir of chemicals was pumped into the pool through the jets. …

Health Club Patron Suffers Heat Stroke After Prolonged Sauna Session GYM Expert Case

This case concerns a young, healthy male health club member who was seriously injured in the sauna after a workout. The deceased was an avid exerciser and regularly attended the health club in question. After a high-intensity workout, the deceased de …

Woman Suffers Burns After Falling in Unsafe Steam Room GYM Expert Case

Woman Suffers Burns After Falling in Unsafe Steam Room

…  and fell inside of the health spa facilities at her gym in Delaware. At the time of the incident in question, the woman had finished her workout and was entering the gym‘s steam room. Upon entering the room, however, she immediately lost her …

Gym Member Suffers Severe Injuries in Treadmill Accident GYM Expert Case

…  herself during a personal training class held at her local gym, where the facilities are fairly dark and loud. The plaintiff was at the …  was the workout class instructor, who was employed by the gym. There are rules and regulations at the gym directly instructing members …

Gymnastics Student Suffers Serious Injuries Due to Lack of Supervision GYM Expert Case

…  case involves a young boy who sustained injuries at a gymnastics facility in Minnesota. On the date of the incident in question, the …  the coach was in the process of instructing other gymnasts, and was not supervising the …

Student Dies in Gym Class as a Result of Poor Supervision GYM Expert Case

…  male student who was injured and later died in his school gym after he had been “slap boxing” with another student. On the day in …  had finished eating lunch and headed to the boys’ gym and began “slap boxing” with another student. The teenage boys continued …

Slip and fall in fitness club shower GYM Expert Case

Slip and fall in fitness club shower

This fitness industry case involves a slip-and-fall incident in a shower at a fitness club on the west coast. The plaintiff is a thirty-eight-year-old woman who was a new member at the health club. She alleges that there was insufficient rubber matting in  …

Poor Supervision Leads to Devastating Gym Class Basketball Injury GYM Expert Case

…  an injury to a student, which she sustained during gym class. The plaintiff, a 13-year old female, was engaged in a school gym basketball match. She was playing on a girls’ team against boys larger …