PJ

Founder & Director | Fitness Instructor

PJ is the proud Daddy of two energetic boys and the Founder and Owner of Habitat For Fitness with his wife Amanda. Rewind to the year 2000, PJ began his career as a professional Rugby League Player in Australia. After hanging up his footy boots, PJ completed his Bachelor of Sports Degree and began making his mark as a Personal Trainer and Gym Manager. After spending the bulk of his career working in Sydney, Australia, PJ returned home to NZ to make his vision of Habitat For Fitness come to life. Mentoring his team of dedicated staff and providing a true home for fitness to his members is his motivation for success.

AMANDA

Founder & Director | Fitness Instructor

Meet Amanda - Super Mum of two boisterous boys, devoted wife to husband PJ, travel enthusiast, and fearless entrepreneur.
Amanda began her professional dancing career at age 13. Competitive Sport Aerobics soon became her focus for a number of years where she proudly represented NZ at competitions all over the world. After studying a Diploma in Sport, Amanda crossed the ditch with PJ to pursue a career in the fitness industry. With more energy than an energiser bunny - Group Fitness instructing, Personal Training and Gym Management is were she shone. Creating and opening Habitat For Fitness is the outcome of over 12 years industry experience, a bit of hard work, and a whole lot of passion all mixed into one true home for fitness.