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Who Am I ?

CARISSE CROSSLAND

An Introduction to CARISSE CROSSLAND

February 2011

1: Who am I?

Carisse Crossland

2: What do you do and what project are you currently working on?

I am the Fitness Director at The San Diego Tech Center and of FitcampSD, fitness camps at Mission Bay Park.

3: Where are you from and where are you going?

I am continuing a journey of changing lives one person and one workout at a time. With this VISION, I will succeed!

4: Who is your biggest hero?

Everyone is a hero in one form or another to me.

5: What book is your bible?

The Bible IS my bible.

6: What are some things you love? And some things you hate?

I love positive, determined, and goal-oriented individuals with a passion for life. I hate the EXACT opposite.

7: What is your raison d’être?

To help others live the life they deserve – a happy and healthy lifestyle. When you feel good, you do good. Their goals become my goals!

8: What is your favorite color?

Blue.

9: Who is your favorite comic book superhero?

Superwoman.

10: What is your favorite NYC hot spot?

Anywhere in Time Square!

11: What turns you on?

Healthy is HOT!

12: What would the last question of this questionnaire be if you were the one asking?

Q: What is one item you cannot live without?

A: For me, chapstick.

Carisse Crossland has an ultimate goal – to lead the world to a healthy and fit lifestyle. She has earned two bachelor degrees from The University of Nevada, Las Vegas – Bachelor of Fine Arts in Dance and Bachelor of Science in Kinesiology. She is currently certified with The American College of Sports Medicine (ACSM), The National Strength and Conditioning Association (NSCA CSCS), Aerobics Fitness Association of America (AFAA CPT and Group Fitness), Schwinn Cycling, and Les Mills Body Pump.

She teaches an array of group fitness classes and personal trains, as well as runs marathons. Las Vegas Athletic Clubs, Canyon Ranch Spa Club in The Venetian, and Dragon Ridge Golf Club have been Carisse’s main focus to educate, train, and teach clients how to live this healthy lifestyle. She is determined to spread the knowledge and continue her passion in southern California at The San Diego Tech Center and FitcampSD.

LINKS:

Fit Camp SD Website


Questions by PMc Magazine

Edited by Jillian Mercado

Photography by Marathon Photo / Courtesy of Carisse Crossland

Design by Jillian Mercado


Captions:

Carisse Crossland at Las Vegas Rock’n Roll Marathon, 2010, Photography by Marathon Photo

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