Ron Emmons, who brings to worksites the knowledge he has acquired from decades of fitness training and successful competition. Mr. Emmons is no newcomer to working with individuals of all ages, including children. His background includes a distinguished Army career during which he was awarded Top Rookie Recruiter in 1988 while assigned to the Baltimore Recruiting Battalion and Top Regular Army Recruiter in 1990. He frequently conducted health and fitness workshops in Elementary, Middle, and High Schools. In March 2008, he conducted a health and fitness session at EdVenture in Columbia, South Carolina. In the fall of 2009, he offered an after-school health and fitness program at Greenview Elementary School in Richland I. He also taught “The Principles of Weight Training” at Central Texas College.
Mr. Emmons has more than 30 years experience in personal training, fitness and bodybuilding. For more than 25 years, he has owned and operated Ron Emmons Personal Training in Columbia, SC, where he works as a fitness consultant and advocate for steroid-free body building. He also founded Temple of Fitness, a spiritually-based fitness program for churches and individuals. He has his Masters Fitness Trainer Certification from the National Gym Association.
Earlier in his career, Mr. Emmons won numerous body building competitions. Some of his titles include the following:
- International Mr. Berlin, 1979/1986
- Armed Forces Mr. Quantico, 1985
- Mr. Washington. D.C., 1985
- Natural Mr. USA, 1986
- Natural Mr. America, 1988
- 7th Place Natural Mr. Universe, 1990