Who Am I

Name:  Christopher-Laurenz Botha (Chris)

Telephone:  082-337-1336

E-Mail:  This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

 

QUALIFICATIONS:

IIFT Certified Personal Trainer

IIFT Group Fitness Specialist

FISAF World Aerobics Singles Champion

SASAFF National Aerobics Judge

B.Econ Honours (Mathematical Statistics)

 

GYMNASIUMS:

PT4U Personal Training and Bootcamp Studio (Eldoraigne, Centurion)
Private studio.
Owner
September 2010 to Now
Virgin Active (Rooihuiskraal)
Group Fitness Trainer
March 2008 to December 2008

Rossi Fitness (Centurion)
Personal Trainer
August 2006 to March 2008

Virgin Active (Centurion)
Personal Trainer
April 2006 to August 2006

Absa Corporate Gym ( Johannesburg)
November 2001 to August 2010

The Executive ( Pretoria)
October 1993 to September 1995

Sharper Image ( Wierda Park)
May 1991 to December 1993

Arena Gym ( Pretoria)
December 1989 to July 1994

Pretoria Health and Racquet Club (Groenkloof)
May 1991 to May 1993

Lional’s Gym (Kingsley Centre, Pretoria)
February 1992 to December 1992

Muscle and Fitness (Centurion)
June 1990 to January 1991

Euphoria Plaza ( Pretoria)
April 1990 to June 1991

Euphoria Kingsley ( Pretoria)
August 1988 to June 1991

Somebody’s Gym ( Pretoria)
June 1989 to August 1989

Leotech Health Studio ( Pretoria)
December 1987 to March 1990

Shape Shoppe ( Pretoria)
August 1987 to March 1988

Sport Arena ( Pretoria)
June 1987 to August 1987

Kloppers Gym ( Bloemfontein)
September 1986 to May 1987

 

WORKSHOPS / COURSES:

Power Plate Workshop ( University of Pretoria)
June 2006

Swiss-Ball Workshop ( Johannesburg)
June 2004

Presents own workshops countrywide
( Pretoria, George and Tulbach)
Co-presents workshop for ELA – Jannie Claassen ( Johannesburg)
27 November 1993

Co-presents workshop with André van der Nest
May 1992

The Perfect Combination – Mike Bee ( USA)( Pretoria)
16 June 1992

Men at Work – Fitco workshop ( Johannesburg)
October 1991

SA Health Foundation Level 1 ( Pretoria)
16 July 1989

Aerobout – André van der Nest ( Pretoria)
13 May 1989

KFI Workshop ( Bloemfontein)
November 1987

Dagmar Munn ( USA) ( Bloemfontein)
18 March 1987

Rob Simonelli ( USA) ( Bloemfontein)
28 August 1986

 

ACCOMPLISHMENTS:

Absa fitness video series for employees
December 2005

World Amateur Aerobics Champion – Men’s Singles Champion
( Pretoria)
3 July 1994

World Amateur Aerobics Champion – Men’s Singles Champion
(San Francisco USA)
14 August 1993

Third Place – Snacker SA Professional Aerobics championships
(Johannesburg)
17 October 1993

Receives Transnet Achievers Award in the category “Sport and Culture”
5 November 1993

Winner – Outspan / Interfit Professional Male Instructor ( Pretoria)
17 October 1992

Second Place – SAGOF National Burn-out 1992 ( Pretoria)
March 1992

Winner – Team of three at Sharper Image inter-gym championships ( Johannesburg)
October 1991

One of ten instructors at Dance For Your Heart ( Pretoria)
10 November 1990

Body Beat (SABC)
July 1989 to August 1994

Body Beat video

Third Place – KFI Professional Aerobics Instructor Competition
(Pretoria)
21 September 1990