Denny Pinch

Arlington, VA 22204-4666

About Me

Denny Pinch has served as the Assistant Director of Fitness at the Army Navy Country Club Fitness Center since March, 2003. He is a Certified Personal Trainer through ACE, Certified Corrective Exercise Specialist through NASM, Golf Fitness Specialist through NASM, Running Fitness Instructor through... more less
Profession
Expertise
Degrees
BA Accounting and Economics, Thiel College
Years Experience
16-20 years
ACE - Personal Trainer
Verified
ASFA - Running Fitness Instruction
Verified
NASM - Senior Fitness Specialist (SFS)
Verified
NASM - Corrective Exercise Specialist (CES)
Verified
NASM - Golf Fitness Specialist (GFS)
Verified
TRX - TRX Sports Medicine Suspension Training Course
Verified
Medic First Aid (CPR, First Aid & AED for adults)
Medic First Aid (CPR, First Aid & AED for adults)

Denny's Locations

Army Navy Country Club - Trainer/Instructor
Fitness Center 1700 Army Navy Drive, Arlington, VA 22202
703-521-6800 Ext. 1111

Additional Information

Rate
$65.00 / hr
$37.00 / half hr Non-members add 20% to all rates.
Payment Methods
Cash, Personal Checks
Awards & Accomplishments
Featured in the Member Spotlight section of the October 2013 issue of IDEA's Fitness Journal magazine.
Fitness Consultant for article on Golf Fitness in the July/August 2013 issue of Virginia Golfer magazine.
Completed 15 marathons - PR 3:42
Completed 5 half marathons - PR 1:20
Languages Spoken
English
Gender
Male

Client Reviews/Comments

14 Reviews

4.9 out of 5 Stars

  • by Chip Lupu on Jan 09, 2015

    I am 68 years old, and have recurring back problems -- nothing that needed surgery, but enough to drive me away from running, then from biking, and most recently from golf. I went to Denny with goals of improving overall fitness and getting my golfing life back. He listened carefully and suggested a series of sessions -- three one hour intro sessions, and then 10 thirty minute sessions. I have now been through 6 of those thirty minute sessions. Denny's eye and ear are amazing; he listens and he watches. His judgment about what to work on must be VERY good, because I already feel much stronger through the middle of my body (core, glutes, hips). I can do my 3 mile walk and my 4 mile elliptical machine workout a full minute faster, each of them, without trying harder than before to move fast. Of course I work out on my own on days when I do not see him, and that's a big part of this fast improvement. But he has helped motivate me to do that, because I have seen results so quickly. I will post another review in the spring, when golf season begins!
    For now, I am just very grateful for Denny's skill as a trainer.

    Chip

  • by Barbara Bankert on Nov 11, 2014

    I enrolled in a series of training sessions with Denny in August. I have had recurring neck and shoulder problems for years and have been in and out of physical therapy and exercise classes. Denny immediately determined my problem areas and designed a well rounded program to keep me both in shape and out of pain.
    He is a patient trainer who takes the time to explain (in some cases over and over again!) and pushes you when it is needed.
    I will be a student of his for many years!!
    I highly recommend him.

  • by Jennifer S on Oct 07, 2014

    I contacted Denny about the Biometrics program. I just finished the program and in 6 weeks I had a 12 lb difference between fat lost and muscle gained. I lost inches, became super strong and started a fitness and nutrition routine that will last because it is simple and doesn't take a lot of time. Denny was a great trainer who explained things and supported my goals. Jennifer

  • by robert traister on Apr 04, 2014

    Arriving home extremely stiff after a lengthy vacation with hip and back soreness i scheduled an introductory session with Denny who was highly recommended by my golfing friends. The introductory session occurred in late February 2014. Denny provided a multi step stretching regimen that i religiously executed at least once a day for several weeks. A noticeable physical improvement became evident about the second week with continuous improvement thereafter. Denny then provided a second increment of exercises that focused on continuous limbering of my muscular structure but also started increasing my strength.

    At this point about two months after I started with Denny there is no doubt his instruction has helped my golf game and my total physical well being.

    Bob Traister

  • by Susan Fernandez on Oct 15, 2013

    I have been training with Denny since mid-summer and am amazed with the results I've seen in such a short time with the increase in strength and balance! Denny customizes each workout to keep them challenging and interesting. He adapts the workout to my abilities and always with a focus on my goals (including weight loss). His expertise in overall health and fiteness and ever-present encouragement have helped me push toward new goals including possibly training for a 5K in the spring. I have never been a runner and with issues with both knees did not think that would ever be possible...until now. Thank you, Denny, for making fitness fun and for the great workouts! Susan Fernandez

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