Chelsea Dornan is a New York City based certified personal trainer. She is currently a resident fitness instructor, yoga teacher and trainer at Chalk Gyms in Williamsburg. Chelsea’s philosophy for personal training is a total mind and body approach, and her fitness background and areas of expertise include techniques such as strength training, yoga, H.I.I.T, martial arts, and kettle bell. Each client of Chelsea’s receives personalized and tailored sessions for their specific fitness needs, goals and level. She firmly believes that fitness should be enjoyable while achieving positive mind-body results.
Chelsea grew up in Brisbane, Australia where her active childhood procured her love for health and fitness with body surfing, surf skiing and beach running. Chelsea was a member of her school’s swim and cross-country teams, in addition to playing softball, netball and touch football competitively. She is also a certified scuba diver. Prior to becoming a personal trainer, Chelsea graduated from Queensland University of Technology and worked as a marketing and communications officer for The QLD Environmental Protection Agency.
Chelsea believes in finding a balance in life, and loves to indulge in good food, good wine and good times with friends. She lives in Brooklyn, NY and takes frequent trips to Long Beach Island, as well as other global destinations to soak in as much of the world as possible!
When I was 10 years old, my dad once said to me during dinner “Kid, you better not ever slow down.” I looked down at my plate piled high with spaghetti and meatballs and wondered what exactly he meant by that.
Luckily, I’ve always been an active person. Instead of a