WHY MEMBERS LOVE US:
About the team
Craig " TNT" ThompsonCraig is the co-owner of R5 Fitness Systems and 9Round Fayetteville, NC. He retired from the military after 20 years of service, with half his career in Special Operations. Since his retirement in 2007, Craig has served as a Senior Operational Advisor at the Asymmetric Warfare Group and as an Operations Integrator at the Joint IED Defeat Organization. Craig is well versed in leading, coaching, teaching and mentoring individuals and multi-disciplined teams. Craig has studied Boxing, Muay-Thai and is a Senior Blue Belt in Gracie Jiu-Jitsu. Craig believes defining long-term goals and functions to the client and providing an advisory link to nutritional assistance, will deliver desired results.
Gina "G-shock the Rock" GerardGina is the co-owner/operator of 9 Round Fayetteville and R5 Fitness Systems. She is a Certified Personal Trainer, Fitness Coach, Physique and Fitness Training Specialist, and Sports Nutrionist. She holds several certifications including; International Sports Sciences Association (ISSA), International Fitness Association (IFA), National Exercise and Sports Training Association (NESTA), and National Dance/Exercise Instructors Training Association (NDEITA). She is CPR, First Aid Certified as well. Gina studied Muay Thai in Thailand and trained with a boxing coach in West Palm Beach, FL. She has owned a dance/fitness center for many years and taught cardio kickboxing, spin and various functional fitness classes. Gina is passionate about fitness and dedicated to improving the lives of others by motivating members to achieve their goals.
Keenan "The Real McCoy" McCoyKeenan is a 9Round certified trainer. He is experienced in Tae Kwon Do and earned his Black Belt after 6 years of training. He was a Junior Instructor at Rising Sun Tae Kwon Do in El Paso, Texas. He has won many awards including 3 silver medals in the Junior Olympics. Keenan is a seasoned athlete. He currently plays competitive soccer. Keenan believes in self-discipline, leadership, and constant improvement. He keeps our members engaged with his high energy and creative active break exercises.
Paris "Ares" ArtisParis is a 9Round certified trainer. Originally from Kentucky, he wrestled in High School and placed 6th in the state tournament. He has trained Mixed Martial Arts (MMA) for the past 7 years. Paris is an undefeated amateur with a 6-0 record and hopes to have his “Pro” debut soon! He is also a blue belt in Brazilian Jiu Jitsu.
Sarah "The Enforcer" EllisSarah is a 9Round certified trainer. She also works as an employee wellness coordinator for several Universities. Sarah has a Bachelors in Health Sciences and Masters in Health Administration. Her passion is health and wellness. Her favorite thing about 9Round is the high energy and 30 minute total body workout. Her favorite kick is the Round Kick. Sarah loves encouraging people to push past their limitations and meet their goals! She enjoys spreading the word about 9Round and getting others hooked on the 9Round experience. Being a part of the 9Round family is AWESOME!
Gradtus "Fist of Fury" SuttonGradtus is a 9Round certified trainer. For the past 10 years he has been a certified fitness and nutrition specialist. He is from Fayetteville, NC. Gradtus is experienced in multiple sports such as football, basketball, bodybuilding and Muay Thai. He believes any goal can be reached with proper planning, consistency, and opportunity. His favorite thing about 9Round is the diversity of its trainers; it's training and its members.
HOURS OF OPERATION
|Monday||6:00 am - 1:00 pm||3:30 pm - 8:00 pm|
|Tuesday||8:00 am - 1:00 pm||3:30 pm - 8:00 pm|
|Wednesday||6:00 am - 1:00 pm||3:30 pm - 8:00 pm|
|Thursday||8:00 am - 1:00 pm||3:30 pm - 8:00 pm|
|Friday||6:00 am - 1:00 pm||3:30 pm - 6:00 pm|
|Saturday||9:00 am - 1:00 pm|