Layla Starchild, Faciliator Presenter Bio
Layla Starchild, President – Velocity Athletic Training – Servicing the Fitness, Health and Wellness industry for 30 years in areas of Facilities Management Consulting, Corporate Wellness, Strength & Conditioning Programming and Personal Training. Layla researched the need to combine Athleticism and Lifestyle. When training with an athletic mind-set, you create a healthy body, one which functions at optimal levels physiologically. A healthy mind-set combined with a healthy body creates magic in every area of one’s life.
Layla owns and operates VAT Training Room in Cloverdale, B.C Canada. She believes in providing superior customer service in an exclusive, private and professional environment where clients enjoy Personal Training, one to one SPIN, one to one Strength and Cardio Training, one to one Flexibility Training and Outdoor Conditioning!
Born and raised in the nation’s capital, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada. Layla enjoyed participating on many sport teams throughout high school. During her last year, she took on a part-time job as a Certified Aerobic Instructor at Catherine’s Lady Fitness, since then she has only expanded her Education, Experience and Knowledge. Layla has trained clients from all walks of life. She has been featured on radio, television, print and has been a fitness columnist for – Canadian Healthstyle Magazine, Viva Magazine, Langley Times.
Her educational pursuits include – Three years of Kinesiology at SFU (Simon Fraser University), obtained her various certifications through UBC (University of British Columbia), CSEP-CFC and Douglas College in British Columbia, Certified Weight-Training and Instruction. Alive Academy of Nutrition, Applied Nutrition. She has achieved her Spinning, Personal Training, Aqua-fit, STEP, Aerobic Instructor Certifications. Layla continues to develop and learn in this ever changing industry!
“This path is truly a rewarding one. I knew this was my calling in life, to reach out and help others with their health and wellness goals. It brings me joy when my clients leave their training session feeling better about themselves and we look forward to seeing each other again for the next session. I continue the journey of learning about what is new and upcoming within the wellness industry, this is important. I want my clients to feel and know they are well-informed and never left in the dark about their health. I welcome the elite executive, elite celebrity to contact me, your goals become my goals, I will empower YOU to achieve them, I’m your new trainer and I look forward to Unleashing Your Inner Athlete!” Layla