MEET BLOC PROFESSIONAL COACH
Christina is the only British female in the UK holding the Professional Barbell Coach certification. Christina is both a Staff Coach for Barbell Logic and also works with their Customer Experience team. She co-owns and has been a Head coach at Norwich Strength Training for four years.
Learn More About Christina
Has worked in the fitness industry for eleven years, and barbell coaching for 5 years.
Passionate about helping individuals bring barbell training into their daily lives as smoothly as possible, she works with Barbell Logic’s Customer Experience team for this reason.
Lover of dogs, great coffee, has an insatiable sweet tooth and is married to fellow BLOC staff coach, Stephen Gilbey.
Christina comes from a background of teaching group fitness classes in the UK and loves to work with clients who are looking to broaden their training experience into other avenues outside of commercial gym classes.
Christina is currently the only British female in the UK holding the Professional Barbell Coach certification.
She is a Staff Coach and PBC for Barbell Logic Online Coaching and Head coach at Norwich Strength Training.
Having previously already worked in the fitness profession for eleven years, initially specialising in group fitness training, in 2017 Christina moved into one to one coaching and acquired the level three personal training qualification. Since then, Christina has completed the Barbell Logic Coaching Academy prior to successfully passing the BLOC interview and examinations to become a Staff Coach. She runs a busy gym in Norwich, England working with clients of all ages, backgrounds and has acquired a great deal of experience working with individuals with medical conditions and learning difficulties.
Christina also trains 4 times each week with coaching from Barbell Logic Online Coaching and actively works with the Barbell Logic Customer Service team as an operative. She has participated in and co-run several lifting camps, including Barbell Logic’s first UK-based camp at her gym in 2021. She has been a PBC since 2020 and holds the following qualifications:
- Barbell Logic Associate Coach
- Barbell Logic PBC (Professional Barbell Coach)
- Barbell Logic Staff Coach
- Barbell Logic Coaching Academy Graduate
- Level 2 Gym Instructor
- Level 2 Group Fitness Instructor
- Level 3 Personal Trainer
- Level 2 Exercise to Music Instructor
Christina aims to help improve others quality of life through strength training and work towards a simple and effective solution to get clients measurable results.
Norwich Strength Training
Norwich, United Kingdom