Vickie Melton has made fitness a lifestyle. As a military spouse and manager of the base gym in Rota Spain she implemented the move and improvement of the fitness facility, taught the command fitness coordinator course, became an ACE certified personal trainer, and Cooper Institute Master trainer. She also trained, competed, and won a power lifting contest while living in Spain.
In 1997 she and her family moved to Groton, Connecticut where she continued her education and worked as a trainer at a prestigious Inn and Spa.
Her husband's retirement brought her and her family to Jacksonville, FL in 1999. Vickie graduated from University of North Florida Suma Cum Laude with a Bachelor's degree in Health Science in 2001.
After graduation Vickie was recruited to work as a Fitness Specialist at Navel Station Mayport. She was responsible for training and conditioning active duty military, their family
members, and retired military. She taught strength and conditioning classes, Pilates, kickboxing, step, cycling and aqua aerobic classes.
In 2006 she graduated from the University of Phoenix with a Master’s Degree in Business Administration and moved to Saint Augustine Beach Florida.
From 2006-2010 she improved the lives of the residents of Glen Kernan Golf and Country Club as the Fitness Director. Vickie's training techniques take the boredom out of workouts by making them fun, challenging, and different each workout.
Vickie left Glen Kernan Golf and Country Club to pursue her own mobile training business Fit2Go4it and worked at Planet Fitness, taught group classes at Marsh Creek Country club.
To enhance her skill set she graduated with honors from First Coast Technical Collage Massage Therapy School in 2014. After graduation she worked at Matanzas Chiropractic while working her mobile business.
A passion for outdoor activities that which Citrus County offers lead to the decision Vickie and her husband to relocate and provide much needed unique wellness services to the community. Unique services meaning mobile training both group and individual and massage therapy to fit all ages and lifestyles.
As a licensed Massage Therapist, Personal Trainer, and Group Instructor she can help increase the quality of life, health, and well-being to her clients and students. Her ultimate dream is making Fit2Go4It a huge success by helping others live healthy active lives.
Vickie's Certifications include:
- ACE (American Council on Exercise) 1996
- Cooper Institute Master Fitness Specialist
- Cooper Institute Biomechanics of Resistance Training
- AIFE Older Adult Fitness
- SCW Group Exercise Instructor
- SCW Yoga Instructor
- SCW Pilates Instructor
- IFTA Kickboxing Instructor
- USAT Triathlon Coach
- Ageless Grace Educator
- Massage Therapist Certified #88772 2014
- Craniosacral Therapy
- Silver Sneakers
- Medical Massage