Jinelle Gelinas, MKin, BSc. (HKin.)

Jinelle is a graduate from the UBC Okanagan Human Kinetics program. Since majoring in Clinical Exercise Physiology, she has chosen to complete her Masters with a focus on exercise and chronic disease. This interest has led her to becoming a Certified Personal Trainer through CSEP with plans underway to acquire her Certified Exercise Physiologist designation. Jinelle's implementation of innovative programming at the University lead to her become the recipient of UBC-O's emerging leader of the year award. Although experienced with all levels of clients, her primary interest lies with chronic disease and the use of exercise as medicine.

Jinelle's background as a competitive dancer provided her with a fundamental understanding of the human body. She participates in local sport events in the Okanagan and enjoys outdoor activities such as Nordic skiing, snowboarding, climbing, cycling and running.

Our Team

  • Kim Froom, CSEP CPT, CFES Educator
    Kim's journey in health and fitness began when she made the decision to change from observing life to participating in it! As a CPT (Certified Personal Trainer) through CSEP (Canadian Society for Exercise Physiology), she has been involved in ... More
  • Dory Dueck, CFES Trainer
    Dory's passion for fitness began with her venture into the sport of running. As the benefits of sport became apparent to her she furthered her education in the field of fitness through the BCRPA (British Columbia Recreation and Parks Association) ... More
  • Jordelle Dupr, BSc. (HKin.), ACSM Registered CEP
    Jordelle Dupr graduated with a Bachelor of Science in Kinesiology from the University of Victoria in 2003. She received her Clinical Exercise Specialist and Exercise Physiologist certifications through the American College of Sports ... More
  • Kate McEwen, BSc. (HKin.), CSEP CPT
    Kate is a graduate from UBC-Okanagan (2012) with a Bachelors degree in Human Kinetics and is now registered as a Kinesologist through BCAK (British Columbia Association of Kinesologists) She majored in Clinical Exercise Physiology, which sparked ... More
  • Paige Boal, BSc. (HKin.), CPT (ACSM)
    Paige Boal graduated with distinction from the University of Victoria in 2007 and is now registered as a Kinesiologist through BCAK (British Columbia Association of Kinesiologists). During her time in Victoria she was a volunteer Athletic ... More

Phoenix Health & Fitness

Phoenix Health & Fitness was created by an enthusiastic TEAM of individuals, spearheaded by Kim Froom, who believe in supporting and inspiring individuals to Rise Up to their personal best.... More