Benny Jones Jr., MBA, BS Exercise & Sport Science (University of Florida)

Benny Jones Jr.
Benny Jones Jr.Health & Fitness Coach
Benny holds an MBA with emphasis in entrepreneurism and is passionate about technology, marketing, financial and wellness strategies. Benny earned a Bachelor of Science from the University of Florida in Exercise and Sport Science. During his tenure he performed over 1500 hours of personal fitness assessments and consultations where he gained extensive experience in nutrition counseling, exercise prescription and assessment. Benny specializes in strength conditioning training, program design, personal training, and nutrition counseling. Benny believes a well balanced wellness program should encompass a flexibility, strength, balanced clean diet, and proper rest.

About Bachelor of Science in Exercise and Sport Sciences

Applied Physiology and Kinesiology, Exercise Science, or Exercise Physiology (going forward as ES) is the study of anatomical physiological, and psychological consquences to human movement and their relationship to health and disease.

ES studies how the body functions in response to acute and chronic exercise. This field is the basis for understanding concepts of strength and conditioning of athletes as well as exercise prescription for healthy and diseased populations. ES’s are given a broad-based education in subjects such as chemistry, physics and biology. ES combines sound theoretical knowledge as well as practical skills for exercise testing and prescription for the purpose of improving sport performance and general health.

Exercise & Sport Specialist’s generally work in exercise physiology, cardiac rehabilitation, biomechanics, personal fitness services, or as an exercise specialist in corporate or private fitness centers and sports medicine clinics. Exercise & Sport Specialist’s serve in a variety of roles in both the public and private sectors such as sport scientists, strength and conditioning coaches, development officers and consultants. The health industry employs Exercise & Sport Specialist’s in health education/promotion, cardiac/respiratory technicians and as exercise scientists.

Exercise & Sport Science Education (University of Florida)

  • Applied Human Anatomy with Laboratory, University of Florida
  • Applied Human Anatomy with Laboratory, University of Florida
  • Fundamentals of Human Nutrition, University of Florida
  • Applied Human Physiology University of Florida
  • Prevention & Care of Athletic Injuries, University of Florida
  • Personal & Family Health, University of Florida
  • Physiology of Exercise and Training, University of Florida
  • Sport Nutrition, University of Florida
  • Motor Learning, University of Florida
  • Principles of Strength and Conditioning, University of Florida
  • Physical Fitness Assessment and Exercise Prescription, University of Florida
  • Sport Psychology, University of Florida

Health & Fitness Experience

Benny has over 20-years experience in the health and fitness industry

  • Exercise & Sport Science Bachelors of Science, University of Florida
  • Health & Fitness Consultant, Active. Healthy. Well.
  • Personal Trainer, Spa Lady Fitness Center, Jacksonville, Florida
  • Fitness Trainer, Isleworth Country Club, Orlando, Florida
  • Assistant Manager University of Florida Wellness Center
  • Fitness Trainer, Bitburg AFB, USAF Europe
  • Walk-on University of Florida Football team

Coaching Competencies

Benny continues to seeking continued growth and learning

Fitness Coaching 90
Weight-loss Coaching 85
Wellness Coaching 80
Fitness Assessment 85
Nutrition Counseling 85
Exercise Prescription & Assessment 90
Personal Training 95
Health Risk Appraisals 85

Various Photos of Benny Jones Jr

Various action oriented photos from 2008 to present.

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