Get a FREE Pass to the IDEA World Fitness & Nutrition Expo   Claim My FREE Expo Pass »

Farel Hruska

San Diego, CA 92103

With nearly 20 years’ experience as a personal trainer, group fitness instructor, and educator, Farel Hruska worked with FIT4MOM since March 2002 as Global Fitness Director and Pre/Postnatal Director. Hruska has also presented at numerous fitness conferences including EMPOWER, FitFest, SCW, Asia Fitness Conference (Bangkok), MEFIT PRO (Dubai), Fitness Fest in Guangzhou, China and IDEA (PTIs and WORLD) numerous times, covering the topic of pre- and post-natal fitness, as well as, general fitness education. Having been a regular contributor to Active.com for her expertise on moms returning to running or starting for the first time after having a baby, Hruska has been featured by numerous press outlets for her fitness expertise, including CNN, New York Times, WebMD, Women's Running Magazine, SheKnows.com, Pregnancy.com and many more. An international educator and presenter in pre- and post-natal and overall fitness education, Hruska is an approved Continuing Education Provider for ACE and AFAA. Hruska graduated from Pepperdine University and is the mother of three daughters.

Show More
Verified Cert/Training
IDEA Author/Presenter
IDEA Member

About Me

Degrees

  • BA, Communications, Pepperdine Univ

Certifications / Trainings

ACE - Certified Group Fitness Instructor
Verified
Expires: May 31, 2020
ACE - Certified Personal Trainer
Verified
Expires: May 31, 2019
FIT4MOM® - Stroller Strides® Online Instructor Certificate
Verified
FIT4MOM® - Stroller Strides® & Fit4Baby® Instructor Training
Verified
FIT4MOM® - Body Back® Instructor Certificate
Verified

CPR Certified

American Heart Association
Expires: Apr 19, 2020

AED Certified

American Heart Association
Expires: Apr 19, 2020

Additional Information

Rate

$0.00 / hr, Varies

Payment Methods

Cash, Cashier's Check, Credit Cards, Personal Checks

Years Experience

16-20

Awards & Accomplishments

  • Instructor of the Year

Languages Spoken

English

Gender

Female

4 Reviews

5.0 out of 5 Stars

  • by PHOEBE REED on Sep 25, 2013

    Farel is an amazing instructor. She teaches great classes & is constantly inspiring you to do your best. Her knowledge in classroom trainings is always up to date & very informative.

    Response by Farel Hruska on Sep 25, 2013

    Thank you, Phoebe!

  • by Kristy Fassio on Feb 04, 2011

    There are not enough words in the world to describe how amazing Farel is. Her smile is contagious, and you leave her knowing that you can take on anything and succeed!

  • by Earn That Body, Inc., Kim Strassmann-Eagle on Jan 07, 2011

    I have had the privilege of attending many of Farel's classes and they are fantastic! She is very dedicated to her students and her career as a fitness professional!