Personal Trainer | Brand Consultant


Erik Bartell is best known for his intense strength and conditioning training that is regularly featured on Mens's Health and Muscle & Fitness. In the business world however, he has made a name for himself building brands.


Whether it's one-on-one in the gym or large fitness events, Erik combines his no-nonsense military experience with a conditioning focus to challenge his clients both physically and mentally. He believes efficient movement and breathing are the key to elite performance.


When not hosting fitness events or training clients, Erik is an accomplished brand consultant. Erik has worked with top fitness brands to develop effective marketing strategies that re-engage their consumers and move the needle.


Erik is a co-founder and member of the executive team of the military-native start-up _USA, which boasts popular brands like BRAVO SIERRA and Echelon. Erik has scaled these brands communities in the hundreds of thousands and with a combined social reach greater than 30M+.





If you are interested in reserving Erik for a fitness event or one-on-one training please visit the Fitness page.


If you are a brand and would like to set up a social marketing consultation, discuss a co-branded opportunity or influencer endorsement, please head over to the Business page.

If you are someone with general fitness questions, a veteran interested in transitioning into a fitness career, or for all general inquiries please fill out the form below and you will receive a response to you as soon as possible.

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