Meet The Tampa Strength Personal Trainers

No cookie cutter fitness here. Our experienced personal trainers will create a customized exercise program for you, designed to help you reach your unique health and fitness goals.

Shawn Balow

South Tampa Personal Trainer - Shawn Balow

Profile Details

  • Owner
  • Personal Trainer
  • Golf Fitness Trainer

After 20 years working in the fitness industry and coaching scholastic athletes, Shawn founded Tampa Strength. Our South Tampa’s Fitness facility’s focus is to help people achieve their training goals through a fun, unique and extremely effective training system. Integrating sound exercises with innovative methods (steel mace, kettlebells, ropes, steel clubs) enables our program to get you results!

  • Master’s Degree in Exercise Physiology from University of South Florida
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Exercise Science from University of Tampa
  • Titleist Performance Institute Level 3 Certified Fitness Professional
  • Titleist Performance Institute Level 2 Power Coach
  • Titleist Performance Institute Level 2 Junior Coach
  • Functional Range Conditioning Mobility Specialist
  • Certified Stick Mobility Coach
  • Strength and Conditioning Internship with USF football team
  • Former Fitness Director Tampa YMCA
  • CPPS Certified Level Two Advanced Athletic Preparation Specialist
  • Living.fit Kettlebell Expert
  • ACSM (American College of Sports Medicine) Exercise Physiologist
  • NASM (National Academy of Sports Medicine) Performance Enhancement Specialist
  • Onnit Academy Foundations Trainer
  • Onnit Academy Steel Mace Specialist
  • Stack Magazine Expert Contributor
  • NASM Golf Fitness Specialist
  • TRX Qualified – Suspension Training (STC), Functional Training (FTC), Group Training (GTC), Rip Training (RTC)
  • Steel Mace Flow Level I Certified with Honors

Nicholas Burch

South Tampa Personal Training - Nicholas Burch

Profile Details

  • Owner/Head Trainer
  • Elemental Training Tampa, LLC
  • Personal Trainer at Tampa Strength

Coach Nick is former kickboxer turned personal trainer who’s dedicated to helping everyone fight for their fitness.

He holds certifications from NASM, Stick Mobility, TRX, and Steel Mace Flow.

Whether you’re a working mom trying to tone up or a junior athlete looking to take your game to the next level.

Coach Nick can create & lead you through a workout program that will help you reach your goals.