Raised in Charleston, South Carolina, Justin Gonzales began his fitness career as a personal trainer in 2005 when he decided that he wanted to help change lives for the better. Since then he has made his mark in the fitness industry with numerous championship titles, international publications and dozens of successful client transformations. Justin’s competitive mindset and humble attitude has helped him create a household name for himself in the fitness industry.
A former Division-1 collegiate soccer athlete and growing up near the beach, Justin has always focused on the aesthetic/athlete look. In 2012, his brother challenged him to compete in the WBFF where he took 1st place and became a Professional Fitness Model. the following year, Justin became the WBFF Fitness Model World Champion after winning the world championship in Las Vegas in 2013. He has placed top 3 in the World at WBFF Worlds every year since. In 2016, he took the North American Champion title.
Having a total of 4 knee surgeries, Justin places heavy emphasis on form and injury prevention in his own training as well as with his clients in person and online training.