Jacquie Brand, the founder of brand new u, has been in the fitness industry as a group fitness instructor and personal trainer since 1994 and since then has been teaching in the community for herself and adult education, in Sleaford, Gainsborough and in most of Lincoln's health clubs.
Jacquie is currently studying Sport Injury and Sport Massage she also attends regular training days.
During school term time Jacquie has spent alot of time visiting schools all over the Lincolnshire region to teach fitness classes inc boxercise, salsa and Yoga to children aged 4 - 19 for which they get sponsored to raise money for charity, the children enjoy this so much that head teachers from several schools invited her back to teach courses during and after school.
Through out 2003 & 2004 worked along side LincsFm to put together training programs and advise for Lincoln 10k and Get fit for 2004.
In 2005 Jacquie began to put together her plans for a community fitness program to meet everyones needs from community member to instructor.
Jacquie's favourite regular classes are step, pump, body conditioning, relaxation and stretch, fitness pilates, 50+ and fit ball. Jacquie is registered with the exercise professionals and is insured through fitness professionals and holds current ppl.
Jacquie Secured funding from Lincolnshire county council for 2009 -2011 meaning that Brand New u could deliver funded learning through fitness in the community to over 900 learners. Her qualifications and experiences include:
- Health Studies
- K.F.A Exercise
- Movement and Dance including:
- Physiology of stretch
- Adult Education Teacher Training,
- Anatomy and physiology.
- Focus Gym Instructor Diploma
- Y.M.C.A Gym Instructor
- Y.M.C.A Exercise Nutrition and Weight Management
- Speedo Aqua fit
- Body conditioning
- Boxercise Instructor & Boxercise Kick Instructor
- Fox Fitness Salsa fit
- Advanced Fitness Pilates
- Fitness yoga
- Fit ball level 2
- Flexible fusion
- C.A in understanding children and exercise
- C.A children's Yoga
- Pre and Post natal instructor certificate,
- Spine Hip and Knee Complex and pre / post injury and Recovery
- Labert Master Trainer