Published November 10, 2015

Dynamic Duo: Q&A with Fhitting Room Trainers Daury + Amanda

 

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From bloggers to news anchors, The Fhitting Room has become the go-to spot for a fitness FHIX. As a matter of fact, one of our FHIT enthusiasts recently dubbed us on RateYourBurn as having “an incredible staff of teachers who are really at the forefront of innovative exercise programs." Our highly talented and passionate trainers are NYC's newest fitness superstars ready to push you through plateaus and help you reach new limits.

Read on to learn more about our dynamic instructors.

DAURY "POPEYE" DROSS

What’s the theme song of your life?
Lil Wayne- Ima Go Getta
David Guetta- Love is Gone (me and my best friend who passed away song...RIP Reggie Velez)

Name your top three guilty pleasures:
1. Chocolate chip cookies
2. My mom’s lasagna
3. Red velvet cake

If you weren’t a fitness instructor, what would you do?
I would be doing automotive collision repair. I am a certified auto collision repairman who has worked in the field for 2 years; but after all, fitness has become my true passion.

Which celebrity would you love to whip into shape?
Tracy Morgan. I would love to get him back into shape and give him a new look.

Who is your FHITspiration?
My wife and my son. My wife because she is my backbone and my number one supporter. She is a big part of my fitness career. We generally spend a lot of time working out together. "Till death do us part." Also, as my son gets older, I hope he will look up to me and take interest in fitness.

Follow Daury here.

AMANDA "DANCING QUEEN" BUTLER

What’s the theme song of your life?
Journey- Don’t Stop Believing

Name your top three guilty pleasures:
1. Levain Cookies -chocolate chip cookies
2. Sex in the City reruns
3. Dominican Breakfast

If you weren’t a fitness instructor, what would you do?
Professional Ballroom Dancer

Which celebrity would you love to whip into shape?
I want to get Britney back to her "I'm a Slave 4 U" body!

Who is your FHITspiration?
Julianne Hough

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