premium personal training for every body

In business since 2006, we provide in-home and studio training in Toronto and Collingwood and live virtual training anywhere. We work with clients of all ages and fitness levels, with a specialization in adults 50+ and those with special or unique needs (chronic pain, injury rehab, etc.)


premium In Home In Studio Virtual personal training

The greatest wealth is health. We believe a strong, healthy, balanced body is the key to living well. Through safe and highly effective personalized workouts, we're here to help you build the strength and fitness you need to do the things you love (looking and feeling great!) now and into the future.

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We’ve been training clients in Toronto since 2006 with a specialization in older adults and those with special or unique needs. We work with clients in their homes and condos across the GTA and have a fully-equipped private studio in Leaside for those who prefer to exercise outside the home. Click below to learn more!

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Our flagship offering, which we’ve been doing for more than 15 years. 

After carefully assessing you and establishing goals and a plan to reach them, we bring everything necessary to deliver safe, fun and highly-effective personal training in the comfort of your home.

Looking for private studio training in Collingwood or in-home personal training in the South Georgian Bay area, including Wasaga Beach, the Blue Mountains or Clearview? We’ve got you covered! 

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TORONTO 123 Address St. Toronto, ON 
COLLINGWOOD 123 Address St. Toronto, ON

For those who like to lift heavy and/or prefer to exercise outside the home, our studios are available for private, semi-private or small-group training. 

Daytime and evening timeslots, a fully equipped private gym and tons of free parking – what’s not to love!

The exact same process, results, trainers and (awesome) experience as our in-person training options, but delivered virtually via videoconference. Available to clients across Canada and beyond. All you need is a screen (laptop or tablet), Internet connection and a small amount of space – we’ll take care of the rest!

Since starting with Nielsen Fitness three years ago, I’ve lost 25 pounds of fat, gained lean muscle, and am now in the best shape of my life. Having routines that are varied and challenging keep it fresh, and the quarterly assessments provide proof of progress.

Barry N.

I wouldn’t be where I am today without Poul and the team at Nielsen Fitness. If you’re looking for honesty, integrity and a long-term partner with your physical health, give them a call.

Rob H.

I started with Nielsen Fitness a few years ago, wanting to work on balance, flexibility and strength after hitting the big ‘5-0’. As a busy professional and have never found time for the gym, but the formula at Nielsen is fantastic, combining the convenience of in-home workouts with awesome trainers.

Heather E.

When I first approached Nielsen Fitness, I was hesitant as I had bad experiences with other gyms and trainers before – but from the first meeting with Poul I realised I had no reason to be. He listened to my fears and asked all the right questions. Before I knew it, I was seeing changes in not only my posture, but my overall health.

L. Murphy

We started with Nielsen Fitness seven years ago and have been happy, healthier customers ever since. Our strength and fitness level has improved tremendously. We highly recommend the service to anyone looking to improve their general well-being or trying to meet specific fitness targets.

Dan M.

About Us

Nielsen Fitness was one of the first in-home personal training companies to set up shop in Toronto back in 2006. Since then we’ve built a community of thousands of happy clients, expanded both our offerings and locations, and honed in on supporting adults 50+ and those with special or unique needs (though we welcome clients of all ages and fitness levels!)

We consider ourselves incredibly lucky to spend our days helping people live longer, healthier, fuller lives through physical fitness – and we’d be delighted to do the same for you. 

meet our team

There are many things that set us apart from the competition, but the most important one is our trainers. We select (and further train) only the best of the best. Our team is a kind and dedicated bunch and, most importantly, each member has a strong understanding of exercise physiology, injury prevention and biomechanics. This is how we ensure your workouts are not only effective but safe and smart too. 



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