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PODCAST: rippedbody.com #17 – Andy Morgan

Published June 5th, 2017     In Categories: For Trainers, Podcasts, Press

“Welcome to this frank conversation with writer, speaker, strength and conditioning specialist, power lifter, and the owner of Push Private Fitness in LA, Chad Landers. Chad has been a ‘legit’ trainer to rock stars and Hollywood actors for over 24 years and throughout this interview you’ll find simple, actionable, no-nonsense advice, which is all too often absent from this area of the industry.”





48 Things

Published December 2nd, 2016     In Categories: Articles

On November 28th I turned 48 years old.


As strange as aging is, the beauty of it is that you learn a lot of things along the way. Here’s 48 things I think I know now, but I reserve the right to change my mind in the future.

1. Do something nice for others, without expecting anything in return. Repeat.

2. Sleep is the most ignored component of health and fitness. Get more.

3. Credit card debt is the spawn of Satan. Avoid it.

4. Being strong never gets old.

5. Stop trying so hard to impress other people.
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Audio Podcast: “Area Native ‘Push’ing Hollywood Clients”

Published November 21st, 2016     In Categories: Podcasts, Press


“Galesburg area native Chad Landers is the owner of PUSH Private Fitness in Hollywood. The R.O.V.A. High School and University of Illinois alum works as a personal trainer. Among his clientele is Sarah Hyland from “Modern Family” and Corbin Bleu from “High School Musical” & “Dancing With the Stars”. He has another “Hollywood” connection in his wife, Karen Baker Landers, who is a two-time Academy Award winner for sound editing. Chad talked with us on ‘Galesburg’s Morning News’.”

Click here to listen!

Chad’s article: Creating Company Culture

Published June 24th, 2016     In Categories: Press

Check out Chad’s article where he comments on creating company culture from the ground-up. A very informative post on staffing and best practices for the personal trainer.


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People.com: 73-Year-Old World Champion Weight Lifter

Published February 24th, 2016     In Categories: Press


Barbara Garmon began working out with her personal trainer Chad Landers when she was in her early 50s – and even though she’s now in her 70s she hasn’t stopped since. Read more!

Chad’s Interview with Dynamic Duo Training

Published February 24th, 2016     In Categories: For Trainers, Press, Uncategorized


Chad was recently interviewed about his story – the journey he has traversed to become a premiere Hollywood celebrity trainer. Check it out here!

Sarah Hyland Shows Off Chad’s Exclusive Fitness Routine

Published February 18th, 2016     In Categories: Press, Uncategorized


“I have dozens of exercises that I toss in and out of it to keep her from getting bored, and work things in different planes of motion,” says Landers. “Sarah is very dedicated. She really enjoys working out and pushing herself.” – Chad Landers

Chad’s expertise was recently featured on a People.com interview!

Click the link to read more!