The Cybex Research Institute has assembled a distinguished group of professionals in the areas of fitness and exercise science, sports performance, and rehabilitation, who support the Institute's mission of disseminating vital information to industry colleagues and fitness enthusiasts. Senior Trainers and Master Trainers conduct educational seminars and workshops, create context-dependent fitness protocols, and contribute written articles and other media, based on their own particular areas of expertise. Research Fellows of the Institute engage in research on behalf of Cybex, and their findings are part of the Institute’s efforts to lead the industry in human movement science as it applies to fitness equipment and exercise programming.

Jeremy Boone - Master Trainer
Jeremy is the founder of Athlete By Design Inc.,, an international consulting firm and InnerTactics Inc., the official home of Sports Axiology that profiles athletes’ decision making during play.
Chad Bukhari - Senior Trainer
Chad is partnered with Powerhut Gym, one of the largest and best fitness centers in the Middle East, and writes a regular health and fitness column in the Jordan Times, along with other well-known periodicals.
Julia Dalgleish - Master Trainer
Julia is an Associate and Coach for K2 Performance Systems in the United Kingdom, and specializes in the coaching of seniors, ante, and postnatal clients.
Paulo Marchetti - Master Trainer, Research Fellow
Paulo holds both a Master’s degree and PhD in physical education with a concentration in biomechanics and motor control.
Dick Lam - Senior Trainer
Dick is the founder of the Asia-based International Personal Trainer Academy (IPTA) which prepares personal trainers for certification as fitness professionals.
Scott Moody - Research Fellow
Scott is the founder, owner and Director of Athletefit,, a training and research facility devoted to improving athletic performance.
Heiko Martin - Master Trainer, Research Fellow
An avid rock climber, veteran physical therapist, Heiko Martin, is a member of the Swiss Society for Advanced Physiotherapy and the European Interdisciplinary Society for Sports and Clinical Education.
Tom Spring - Research Fellow
Tom earned a Master's degree in Exercise Physiology from Oakland University in 2001 with a graduate certificate in Complimentary Medicine and Wellness.
Adam deJong - Research Fellow
Adam is the assistant director of Preventive Cardiology and Rehabilitation at William Beaumont Hospital in Royal Oak, Michigan and is a faculty lecturer at in the School of Health Sciences at Oakland University in Rochester, Michigan.
Alex Zimmerman - Research Fellow
Alex Zimmerman is a graduate of Columbia University, Teachers College and a certified personal trainer with over 10 years of professional experience.