A simple plan with universal benefits
Each of us has at least one a friend struggling with weight issues or a relative learning to cope with a weight-related illness such as, for example, diabetes. At Trekfit, we are convinced that the alarming progress of these concerning health issues can and must be stopped. We are solely committed to this fight.
Trekfit’s mission is to promote healthier lifestyles through regular physical activity by offering accessible, safe and comprehensive training circuits.
Hoping to help the most people live an active and fruitful life, we have decided to offer a free alternative to conventional gyms. Designed by our team of experts in kinesiology, Trekfit’s outdoor training circuits are always open to everybody and totally user friendly. Our functional training programs are based on the latest breakthroughs in training science. The way they simplify total body workouts with minimal use of equipment is truly revolutionary.
Accessibility, simplicity and safety, these are the three priorities that guided our every decision during the conception of Trekfit’s fitness equipment and exercise programs. All you have to do is find them in a park nearby and join the Trekfit revolution for a better life.
Eric Tomeo / President and Founder
Eric Tomeo is a serial entrepreneur and visionary. Soon after earning his Bachelor degree in Business and Finance from Concordia University in Montreal, he quickly honed his leadership and business skills internationally through his work at different companies. His professional activities have landed him envious positions at the sports drinks company GURU as well as Zoom Media.
In 2009, he decided to follow his passion for business development, physical activity and design to co-found Trekfit and encourage people from all walks of life to pursue physical activity. Eric strives on passion. He practices multiple nautical sports including kitesurfing, wakeboard and water skiing, as well as biking and downhill skiing.
He is an active member of multiple Boards revolving around physical fitness, notably the TAZ skatepark and the Val Saint-Côme acrobatic ski club.
His passion also extends to his personal life, where his interests revolve mainly around food, music and good wine.
Alexandre Paré / Co-founder
Alexandre Paré holds a Master’s degree in exercise sciences, with a specialization in exercise physiology. He is a member of the the most prestigious association of strength coach in North America North, the NSCA
For more than fifteen years, Alexandre is a personal trainer with a varied clientele and has also worked as a group fitness instructor. Former a team handball player with the canadian team, he is also a confirmed athlete in track and field fo the 100m and 200m events.
In addition to his work at TREKFIT, Alexandre runs the company he founded: Ataraxia (a physical activity consulting firm focusing mainly on personal trainers certification). He has also taught so far in three provincial universities (Montréal, Laval, and UQAC), has presented at numerous fitness conventions across Canada and has motivated people to move through business conferences, TV shows and by the creation of his own fitness DVD; “L’Entraineur 1 and 2”.
Alexandre has an exceptional talent for creating fitness programs that are motivating, effective and adapted to everyone’s needs.
Étienne Alary / Operations Director
At Trekfit, Étienne is responsible for all things Equipment related, from orders to delivery, without forgetting quality control. He is also the contact person for all questions regarding the installation and care of the Trekfit line of products.
Étienne has successfully completed massage therapy training in multiple massage techniques at the Kiné-Concept Institute, which gives him a good understanding of the human body. For several years, he held a managerial position in the food and hospitality industry where he honed his skills in business process management and continuous improvement. Even if he is very sociable, Étienne particularly enjoys individual sports such as biking, swimming, running and fitness training, which give him the opportunity to surpass himself.
Fanny Brisebois / Project Manager
Fanny has many years of experience in project management working for companies from various industries. At Trekfit, she has found her true calling as Project Manager. With great enthusiasm, a sharp mind and strong interest for physical activity, she succeeds in her craft. Fanny is passionate about Crossfit and runs avidly, having completed 4 half marathons. Her philosophy: Don’t dream your life, live your dreams. That’s exactly what she does by working with the TREKFIT team.
Guylaine Provencher / Graphic Artist
As fast as an Olympic swimmer and precise like an archery champion, Guylaine is Trekfit’s graphic artist, harvesting the company’s visual elements to create the perfect masterpiece for its clients. Guylaine is responsible for the design of Trekfit’s information panels and in charge of planning the company’s sales materials. With a passion for art, healthy eating and travel, Guylaine is part of our team since its inception.
Vincent Clarizio / Industrial Designer
Vincent is responsible for the design of Trekfit’s equipment. As Head of the Design team at Signature Design Communications for many years, his creative approach has centered on the user and the relationship between an object’s function and ergonomics. It’s with this philosophy in mind that Trekfit parks were conceived.
As an active member of the Design scene in Montréal, Vincent has participated in multiple conferences related to product development and collaborates frequently with architectural, landscape, urban design and marketing firms. For Vincent, industrial design is an integral part of a company’s visual identity, ensuring a continuum between the company’s branding and product marketing strategy.
A product’s lifecycle is determined by its functional, structural and symbolic features, which is why Vincent’s development approach aims at triggering a human response to an object. After all, designers primarily create to initiate a dialogue with the user.
Passionate about sports, Vincent practices downhill skiing, mountain biking, rock-climbing, hiking, canoeing, fishing and camping.