Fitness Programs by SVB
Our fitness programs are designed for people of all levels and ages. Whether you’re looking for a supplemental fitness program for tennis, pickleball or padel, or looking to reach new levels of strength, endurance and flexibility, we can help you reach your goals. We offer memberships and daily rates that include access to our fitness center, amenities and training.
Group Classes Offered
Meet Our Trainers
Mel is a former American football defensive end who played two seasons in the NFL with the New Orleans Saints and Washington Redskins.
From 1998-2003, Mel attended Kansas State University on a full athletic scholarship for football where he was coached by college football legend, Bill Snyder. Mel played football at every level and has been trained by the best.
Mel believes that great things can be achieved by a team and is a big proponent of the “don’t quit” mentality. Mel understands that when times get hard in any aspect of life, our first instinct is to give up - do not be a quitter!
A former Olympic athlete, Marina is now excited about training athletes to reach their highest potential. She is proud to be the first person from her home country of Kazakhstan to compete in the Olympics at the 2008 Summer Olympics in Beijing.
Prior to training others, Marina competed in Bikini Bodybuilding competitions.
She enjoys helping others to achieve their fitness goals and has helped countless others lose weight, tone up, increase speed and strength, and gain weight.
Lea is an ISSA certified Personal Trainer who loves to help all individuals reach their goals, regardless of where they are in their fitness journey.
Her teaching methods vary, because Lea understands that everyone learns in different ways; it’s her favorite part of the job! Lea is also passionate about teaching horseback riding and skydiving.
Originally from Denmark , Lea has received her degree from Zealand Business College. She loves to travel, but has lived in Zephyrhills since October, 2018.
Nick leads our Fitness Programs at SVB and comes to us with a background in coaching, classroom teaching and operations management.
Nick takes a logical, scientific approach to an individual’s progress whether a player is looking to improve their fitness, tennis or education. Nick also serves as Executive Director for the Sarah Vande Berg Tennis Foundation, the non-profit partner to the center. He served as Director of Operations at Legacy Youth Tennis and Education in Philadelphia, the USTA’s second largest NJTL in the country prior to joining the team.
Nick is an ACE Certified Personal Trainer, holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Mathematics from Elon University, a teaching certificate from Drexel University and is an MBA candidate at Clarkson University.
- Group Fitness
- Personal Training