Blogs about American Council On Exercise (ACE)

International Representative of the 2017 IDEA World Convention

If you are a fitness professional who wants to participate in the largest convention of the fitness industry globally you can use my personal code (CA17INTL+Alexis) and get a discounted registration fee! Simply register at

ACE Fitness Programming for Overweight/Obese Clients Workshop in Greece

As an ACE International Master Trainer, I am excited and happy to teach an ACE live workshop on fitness programming for overweight and obese clients on April 22, 2017 in Thessaloniki, Greece.https://www.acefitness.org/continuing-education/course/4a528w3x/fitness-programming-for-overweight-clients-and-clients-affected-by-obesity

The world tour of my live workshop goes to the USA!

My continuing education course for fitness professionals goes to the USA!http://www.fitproworkshops.com

Tri Harder

Sunday is typically a day of rest. I often melt into the couch to vegetate, ignoring text messages and phone calls, and making no plans to spend the day with anyone anywhere. Yesterday was an exception.  A remarkable exception at that. 

Introducing ACE Health Coach certification in Greece

Raising the bar of professional credentials in the health and fitness industry in Greece and introducing the ACE Health Coach certification nationwide during the 26th International Health & Fitness Congress by the Greek Athletic & Fitness Training School (GRAFTS) in Thessaloniki, Greece.https://www.acefitness.org/fitness-certifications/health-coach-certification/default.aspx

ACE Small Group Training Workshop in Greece

The ACE Small Group Training Live Workshop by the American Council on Exercise (ACE) took place at the 26th International Health & Fitness Congress in Thessaloniki, Greece organized by the the Greek Athletic & Fitness Training School (GRAFTS).https://www.grafts.gr/el/grafts-hellas/aytoteli-seminaaria/small-group-training-by-ace.html

Interview with the IDEA Fitness Journal

"The power of mindset": A real priviledge and an honor to spread the message about the role of qualified fitness professionals in the fight against the global obesity epidemic through an interview that has been published in the March issue of IDEA Fitness Journal.http://www.ideafit.com/fitness-library/the-power-of-mindset

World Tour Update: India in August 2017

After Europe and the USA, my live workshop and its world tour will include Asia starting from India in August 2017.http://www.fitproworkshops.com

2017 World Tour of Live Workshop

The 2017 World Tour of my Live Workshop is going to start soon including the USA, Europe, Middle East and Asia. First stop in San Francisco, CA on June 4 powered by DSportsFit.http://www.fitproworkshops.com

IDEA Fitness Journal Interview: 'The Power Of Mindset'

Bridging the Gap by Cedric Bryant, PhD (ACE Chief Science Officer): Alexis Batrakoulis, MS, CSCS, teaches that the road to permanent, sustained weight loss begins with a powerful mental game.http://www.ideafit.com/fitness-library/the-power-of-mindset