Leslee Bender, 2020 IDEA Personal Trainer of the Year, is the epitome of active and ageless. Leslee travels the world as an international fitness trainer, focusing on functional movement for people of all ages.
Her functional techniques benefit athletes as well as everyday people who want to achieve optimal health and fitness while preventing injury. Leslee is the creator of the Bender Method of Training, Barre Above with Pilates Focus and Co-Creator of the Barre Above Training programs and she is the Creator of the Original Bender Ball.
A graduate of the Gray Institute of Applied Functional Science, Leslee holds a BA and over 30 certifications including Fellow of Applied Functional Science, ACSM, NASM, ACE, and AFAA.
ACSM NASM PMA ACE Gray Institute FAFS