CHARLES JOjo TYLER
Profile a master coach of Yoga, Pilates, Aerobics, Body Sculpting, Silver Sneakers presenter activity coordinator for Food Services Group inc, QVC spokesperson, AFAA/NASM ceu provider, Spinning, and Urban Rebounding, Tyler is the originator of “The JOjo,” a workout system and methodology that fuses strength, cardiovascular and flexibility training to helps individuals achieve a balanced mind, body and soul.
|1996-Present||Creator of The Teachers Survival Kit
An innovative workshop and lecture that focus on techniques and methods that fitness professionals need for survival in the fitness industry.
New York Athletic Club,YALE Club, Harlem Cycle Boutique Studio,Prescriptive Gym, Crunch, Equinox, New York Sports Club, Sport Club L.A. H fitness, 24hour Fitness (L.A), New York Health & Racquet Club, Bally’s Jack LaLanne Health Club & Spa, David Barton Gym, Body Fit, Living Well Lady, Vertical Club, American Fitness, Paris Health Club, La-Escape (Paris), Killington Gym (Germany) Pump-up (Soho, London) Swept Away Resort (Negril, Jamaica)
Clients range from local community members to celebrities such as, Madonna, Susan Batson, Luther Vandross, and cast members from the acclaimed HBO series, The Wire.
|1989-present||American Council on Exercise and the Aerobics and Fitness Association of America – Instructor
Urban Rebounding; Cableflex; Yoga4Soul RYS 200 HRS; NRG energy ball; The Teacher’s Survival Kit; Power Hour Body Condition; TRX Suspension Training; and Joseph H. Pilates Contrology Exercise mat workshops
|2/98-4/16||Group Fitness Program Director & Manager – Harlem Cycle Boutique studio,Prescriptive Gym & New York Sports Club Responsibilities: Created classes to fit members’ needs, interviewed and hired certified instructors, managed and updated class schedules, evaluated instructors periodically, and managed payroll and budget.|
CERTIFICATIONS & TRAINING
Power Hour Body Sculpting *
Urban Rebounding* TRX
Power Flex/ YogaFit/ VinyasaYoga/ 5 Tibetan Rites
STOTT/PHI Pilates Mat
200hr RYT Teacher trainer *
NRG Ball (video)
STOTT/PHI Pilates Mat,
Yoga4soul teacher, Registered Yoga Teacher 500- hour level.
*Trained to Certify Other Instructors
EDUCATION & TRAINING
1988 Certifications: American Council Exercise, Aerobic & Fitness Association of America, American Red Cross Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation
1986, Associate Degree in Business Management, Art & Fashion Institute of Philadelphia
Since 1982 have studied with a range of teachers such as: spiritual philosopher, Geshe Michael Roach; Vinyasa with Srivatsa Ramaswam; Astanga Yoga with Sri K. Pattabhi Jois; and Iyengar with B.K.
Reebok Alliance, Nike Air and Aviva, Power Flex Yoga, Yoga Fit, Urban Rebounding and Cable flex Master Trainer, Power Pacer (Reiser), Body Pump, Johnny G., A.I Stretching, RiPP (Resistance Performance Program)
• Vice President of Fitness Vibrations, Developing programs for children who are critically ill or are substance abusers.
• Assistant to former First Lady of New York State, Michelle Paige Paterson helped to develop Healthy Steps to Albany, bringing health and wellness practices to children in New York City public schools.