Augustus “AJ” Jones, the owner of Jones Certified Fitness (JCF) is a certified Master Personal. Fitness Trainer through American Aerobic Association. International/International Sports. Medicine Association (AAAI/ISMA) and is certified in High-Performance Leadership and Plant-Based Nutrition through the Cornell University Center for Nutrition Studies. In the past, AJ has completed three marathons including the 2019 New York City Marathon. He is also a proud member of the National Black Marathoners Association (NBMA). In addition to his fitness education and training, Augustus also holds both baccalaureate & post-baccalaureate degrees from the illustrious Florida A&M University, an HBCU in Tallahassee.
He has experience in CrossFit, strength and conditioning, and weightlifting. He has ample experience helping his clients set benchmarks to reach their weight loss goals. Augustus is extremely passionate about health and wellness programs. He finds pleasure in educating that there must be a balance between exercise and nutrition to combat health risks while helping you reach your fitness goals. He really enjoys working with novice gym members. As an avid runner, AJ likes to be at the start line of your fitness journey.
Augustus favorite quote:
“To give anything less than your best is to sacrifice the gift.” – Steve Prefontaine
Running, Reading, Yoga, Meditating, and Hiking.
Weight loss transformation specialist, Group exercise instructor, youth fitness specialist, and
strength and conditioning coach.