Fitness Professional

Johnny Ryder, PhD(c), MPT

Owner/Trainer, Ryder Fitness-Personal Training Studios

Show Low, Arizona 85901

ABOUT Johnny

-Doctoral Degree PhD(c) in Holistic Life Counseling
-Master of Education Degree in Curriculum and Instruction
-Master Level Certified Fitness Trainer
-Certified Personal Trainer
-Certified Specialist in Exercise Therapy
-Certified Specialist in Corrective Exercise
-Certified Specialist in Senior Fitness
-Certified Specialist in Fitness Nutrition
-Certified Specialist in Martial Arts Conditioning
-Interscholastic Coach. Certified as a Strength and Conditioning and Wrestling Coach
-Second Degree Black Belt in Taekwondo, and has studied various other styles
-Certified K-12 Physical Education Teacher
-Certified K-12 Health Education Teacher
-Past bodybuilding, physique and martial arts competitor
-Ranked #3 in the "Top 10 Fitness Trainers in the USA" by Pouted Magazine 2018
-Named Personal Fitness Professional Magazine's Trainer of the Month for July 2019
-Featured member of the Medical Fitness Network 2019
-Medical Fitness Network April 2021 Nominee for Professional of the Year
-Published Health and Fitness Author and Speaker ... show less.




more than 30 years

Payment Methods

  • Cash
  • Paypal
  • Credit/debit Cards
  • Personal Check
  • I am interested in working with people who have the following conditions:

    I am certified in: Alzheimer's Disease • Arthritis • Heart Disease • Osteoporosis • Women's Health • Obesity • Post-Surgical
    I am familiar with: Breast Cancer • Cancer - General • Diabetes • Fibromyalgia • Mental Disorders • Multiple Sclerosis • Parkinson's • Respiratory Disease • Stroke


    Plymouth State University -- Master of Education

    Youngstown State University -- Bachelor of Science in Applied Science

    Youngstown State University -- Associate of Applied Science

    University of Sedona -- Holistic Life Counseling

    Industry Certifications

    International Sport Sciences Association (ISSA) -- Master trainer

    National Federation of State High School Associations -- Certified Interscholastic Coach

    Arizona Department of Education -- Health and Physical Education Teacher Certification

    International Sport Sciences Association (ISSA) -- Fitness/ Exercise Therapy

    International Sport Sciences Association (ISSA) -- Fitness Nutrition

    International Sport Sciences Association (ISSA) -- Senior Fitness

    International Sport Sciences Association (ISSA) -- Certified Fitness Trainer

    National Federation of State High School Associations -- Certified Wrestling Coach

    Additional Certifications

    CPR/AED -- American Heart Association

    Liability Insurance -- Lockton Risk Services (ISSA)

    Techniques and Specialities

    Fitness Activities and Specialty Areas

    • Back Pain Prevention/Postrehab
    • Family Fitness
    • Fitness Education
    • Lower Back Pain
    • Personal Fitness Trainin
    • Senior Fitness
    • Stretching
    • Weight Management
    • Bodybuilding
    • Fat Loss
    • Flexibility
    • Men's Fitness
    • Postnatal Fitness
    • Sports Nutrition
    • Toning and General Fitness
    • Weight Training
    • Core Training
    • Fitness Assessment
    • Group Exercise
    • Nutrition Coaching
    • Postrehab/Injury Recovery
    • Strength Training
    • Weight Loss

    Health & Wellness Coaching Techniques

    • Group wellness coaching
    • Weight management
    • Stress management

    Insurance Types Accepted

    • Renew Active Healthy Contributions through United Health Care and Medicare. Accept most Health Savings Account (HSA) Cards.

    Johnny's Locations

    Google Map

    Ryder Fitness, 3191 S. White Mountain Rd. STE 4, Show Low, Arizona 85901