Mr. Douglas Baumgarten
SportFit Consulting LLC
42218 Terrazzo Terr.
Stone Ridge VA, 20105
B.A. in anthropology/archaeology, 1977. Varsity baseball, football.
M.S. in exercise science, with honors, 2005.
Winner of Excellence in Achievement Award as top Fitness Company/Consultant, for
four consecutive years.
Advisory Board member and columnist Featured on cover and in article on fitness solutions
for private clubs.
ACSM Health/Fitness Director Certified 1988-present.
Certified Medical Exercise Specialist.
Certified Performance Enhancement Specialist 2005.
Certified Professional Bike Fitter
Certified Professional Cycling Coach
Advisory Board member, columnist (Fitness OnSite column) and frequent contributor.
Published article, "Fitness Center Supervision"
Published article, "Selling Personal Training."
Published "Sportsmedicine Forum" piece on low back injuries in recreational athletes.
Lectured to regional/national club managers? groups on fitness center design & management.
Lecturer on functional anatomy, exercise physiology, and the business of personal training for
Personal Trainer Certification course.
Expert witness for plaintiff regarding fitness club employee assault of members.
Expert witness for plaintiff regarding accidental death of treadmill user.
Expert witness for plaintiff regarding accident during personal training in health club.
Expert witness for defendant regarding accident with exercise ball in corporate gym.
Expert witness for plaintiff regarding accident with BOSU device during personal training.
Expert witness for defendant regarding accident on stair climbing machine.
Expert witness for plaintiff regarding treadmill accident in athletic club.
Expert witness for defendant (criminal case) regarding alleged criminal touching of client.
Expert witness for plaintiff regarding sudden death of football star in health club.
Expert witness for defendant regarding alleged back injury caused by personal trainer.
Virginia State Open Champion, March 1987 and March 1996.
Teaching Professional 1985-1992, 2008-present (currently Worldgate Sport & Health Club
Certified Level I Professional.
High school, college, and recreational umpire for girls? fastpitch softball. Physical fitness consultant to CASO umpires and officials.
High school and recreational umpire for girls? fastpitch softball.
Baseball player/manager and all star selectee.
Triathlon competitor. #3 relay finisher in Nations Triathlon and New York City Triathlon.
Weight training, golf, skiing, cycling/racing, running, hiking, etc.