When you’re a personal trainer in one of American’s “fittest cities,” you’d better be a step ahead of the rest when it comes to nutrition, exercise and well-being.
That’s Ali Gelani.
For over 20 years, Ali’s created some of the most competitive corporate fitness challenges in the Washington DC area. As profiled in Washingtonian Magazine’s “How I Got This Body: Hiring a Trainer and Losing 99 Pounds,” “7 Tips for Weight Lifting If You Have No Idea What You’re Doing” and “How Do I get Kate Middleton’s Waist Without Doing All These Crunches?” Ali is sought-after for his reputation as someone who transforms his clients’ minds, bodies and spirit.
The go-to trainer for “brides-to-be” (over 100 and counting), the majority of his clients are women of all ages, from 20-70, with a variety or goals from those who want to get fit and lose weight to triathletes and marathon runners.
A frequent lecturer, Ali has been profiled and published in Washingtonian Magazine, The Washington Post and SHAPE Magazine.
A former body builder committed to drug-free competition, Ali first got certified in 1996 through the National Academy of Sports Medicine (NASM) and Apex Fitness for nutrition. With PerfectFIT, Ali has corporate clients at Facebook, Washingtonian magazine, several law/investment firms in DC metro area. Previously, Ali’s Personal Training company ran the personal training department for four Gold’s Gyms locations, overseeing 40 trainers.
Ali is certified through the Gray Institute for Foundation Human Movement and is a committed to continued education (over 400 hours) as a member of IDEA Health and Fitness, the biggest fitness organization in the world.
He believes movement is key to fitness and takes clients through a 3-D workout session, part of his fitness plan. He has a sound approach to nutrition and has helped clients drop body fat and gain lean muscle.
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