Connie Beaulieu, B.Soc. Sc, CSCS, CPT
Connie has dedicated her life to leading others toward living a healthy, active lifestyle. Since the year 2000, Connie has influenced thousands of lives through her personal training, coaching and fitness education career. Connie owns and operates C.U.Fit Personal Training in Ottawa, ON, and instructs and certifies personal training candidates through canfitpro (all under Corp: The Fitness Station (Ottawa) Ltd.). She has taught Fitness and Wellness for the Police Foundations Program and the Canadian Armed Forces at Algonquin College and is a Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist, with one of the top certifying bodies in the world, The National Strength and Conditioning Association (NSCA). Most recently, Connie founded ACTIVATE, a series of inspiring events that unite Fitness Professionals and Enthusiasts for a day of education, connection and motivation.
Over 10 years ago, Connie Beaulieu began certifying personal trainers in Ottawa, ON. Her desire to ensure quality was at the forefront of her mission to be on the front line of certifying potential candidates. Education has always been of utmost importance, and Connie holds both a Degree and a Diploma in the field – Bachelor of Social Sciences degree, University of Ottawa; and Fitness and Lifestyle Management Diploma, George Brown College. Connie has always been passionate about ensuring Personal Trainers are updated on current research, and this is what prompted the creation of ACTIVATE in 2014. Her vision in the development of ACTIVATE, was to unite both fitness professionals and enthusiasts, throughout a weekend fitness event that motivates, educates and inspires all to live a happier, stronger life. Additionally, Connie believes that “together we can become stronger” and therefore, strives to build a strong ACTIVATE community of top industry presenters, as well as passionate delegates. Having been in the trenches for close to 20 years, Connie knows what fitness professionals need for continual professional growth, motivation and overall success. She’s watched the industry transform and now more than ever, believes that live education is key to success. Hand selecting her favourite and most inspiring industry presenters, you will be sure to find a team of top-notch leaders on the ACTIVATE team, helping in her mission to Inform, Ignite and Inspire the community.
Connie carries with her, over 8 years in commercial health club management, over 15 years of teaching courses and leading events, and over 13 years of running a successful Personal Training Business in the community of Riverside South.
Connie’s passion is contagious, and her love for fitness, community and life, are the pillars to her success.
As a proud mom of 2 young kids, Connie understands the importance of family and the balance required in being a successful entrepreneur, and an incredible mom.
Connie has been featured regularly as a fitness expert/contributor for CTV Ottawa and has also been featured in Chatelaine magazine, The Globe and Mail, Rogers TV and The Huffington Post.
You may learn more about Connie, and her Personal Training services, at www.getsweat.ca