Meet our Active Experts

Active Experts are trainers, coaches, athletes, and columnists, and are world-reknown in their respective sports and areas of expertise. Active Experts are here to provide high-quality columns and blogs, training advice, and to answer your questions.

Gale Bernhardt

Gale Bernhardt

Triathlon, Cycling
Gale was the men's and women's USA Triathlon team coach for the 2003 Pan Am Games and the 2004 Olympic Games in Athens. Thousands of athletes have trained and raced successfully using Gale's training plans, books and workouts.

Nancy Clark

Nancy Clark

Nutrition
Sports nutritionist Nancy Clark counsels both competitive athletes and casual exercisers. She specializes in nutrition for exercise, wellness and the management of eating disorders. Her clients have included the spectrum from Olympians and pro athletes to "ordinary mortals."

Joe Decker

Joe Decker

Fitness
"The World's Fittest Man," Joe Decker, is an ultra-endurance power athlete, renowned fitness trainer, motivational author and speaker, and fitness columnist who has helped thousands of women, men, kids and seniors get into shape and lose weight.

Lisa Druxman

Lisa Druxman

Active Pregnancy
Lisa Druxman founded Stroller Strides, the largest fitness program for new moms in the United States. An authority on pre and postnatal fitness, she also created the weight management program, L.E.A.N. Mommy.

Matt Fitzgerald

Matt Fitzgerald

Running
Matt Fitzgerald is a certified sports nutritionist, coach, journalist and author specializing in the topics of health, fitness, nutrition and endurance sports training.

Jeff Galloway

Jeff Galloway

Running
Jeff Galloway is a 1972 Olympian who ran the 10,000 meters and was an alternate on the marathon team. He is a renowned coach and author of more than a dozen books on running.

Jenny Hadfield

Coach Jenny Hadfield

Running
Bestselling author, accomplished endurance athlete, certified coach and personal trainer, Jenny Hadfield's unique coaching style has helped a myriad of runners and walkers of all levels achieve their goals.

Patrick McCrann

Patrick McCrann

Running and Triathlon
As coach of Marathon Nation, 14-time Ironman finisher Patrick McCrann has helped runners and endurance athletes of all ability levels to improve their performance through his online communities, books and speaking engagements.

Dave Scott

Dave Scott

Triathlon
Six-time Ironman World Champion Dave Scott maintains a busy schedule as a fitness and nutrition consultant, nationally recognized speaker, triathlon coach and athlete.

Jessi Stensland

Jessi Stensland

Triathlon
Jessi Stensland is a professional triathlete who races all types of endurance events. She's also a video producer and an expert on the subjects of movement efficiency and true athleticism, as it relates to endurance performance.