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Bryndan Moore

Founder and Curriculum Developer

Coach Be Moore is a certified nutrition coach and strength coach who is dedicated to helping people achieve their best body while fostering greater health.

Coach Be has counseled numerous teams, schools and organizations on nutrition including internationally acclaimed soccer clubs, NCAA Division 1 soccer and basketball teams, members of Team USA and Team Canada's Women's National Soccer teams, Official Guinness Book of World Records title holders, National Champions, amateur boxers and MMA fighters.

A graduate of Howard University in Washington, D.C., Moore earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Engineering and continued postgraduate studies at Northwestern University. He is currently base in Cary, North Carolina where he lives with his wife and children.

Moore is recognized by Ebony magazine as one of the 150 most influential Black people in America.

Donovan Manley

Premier Coach / Tactical Athletes

Coach Manley is a proud father, retired Infantry officer, and paratrooper who maintained peak physical condition until serious injuries brought him down. On his road to recovery, he discovered that training smarter makes you tougher, increasing resiliency and reducing injuries. 

He has taught and implemented these training and nutrition strategies to military units and first responders, with a focus on post-rehab and injury prevention. Now he teaches first responders and other busy adults how to make fitness and nutrition fit into their busy lives by meeting them where they are and helping design strategies to get where they want to be. 

Donovan's certifications and specialties include: Certified Fitness Trainer (ISSA), Functional Movement Screen -Level II (FMS), Y-Balance Test, Precision Nutrition - Pn1, Functional Movement Taping (Performance+), Youth Fitness Specialist, High School Strength & Conditioning Specialist (IYCA), Youth Nutrition Specialist, Certified Corporate Fitness Specialist (NCFI), U.S. Army Master Fitness Trainer, U.S. Army Combatives Instructor (Level II)

Maria Nikolajev

Premier Coach / Women's Strength

Mia has been in the health and fitness industry for over a decade. A current Raw Powerlifter, and WBFF diva fitness and figure competitor, she is a women’s empowerment coach who specializes in helping people achieve their top potential and build the body that houses the hero(ine), within. 

She has worked with youth athletes who have since gone on to compete in the Olympics and other international level competitions for Canada, Bermuda, Trinidad and Jamaica.  

Mia holds both a BSc Honors Psych+Sociology (from UofT), and BSc in Kinesiology (from Dalhousie), and is a Certified Strength & Conditioning Specialist (NSCA), Elite Personal Trainer (ACE), and a Performance and Weight-loss Nutrition Specialist (PN1), with program modality specialties in power and performance for athletes, and Tactical athletic conditioning (RCMP, TPF). She is also certified in pre-natal and post-partum program design. Her numerous certifications and accolades, along with post-rehab conditioning training gained from working at the Gary Roberts’ high performance centre, and the fitness institute have given her a breadth of education, knowledge and experience which she applies to all clients’ specialized needs.