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Fitness Expert, Founder

Michael has been a top personal fitness trainer in Houston since 1995, and is the founder and president of Petru In-Home Fitness. 


Prior to forming his own company, Michael spent 13 years as a fitness trainer at The Houstonian Club, Houston’s most exclusive private club and spa. 


Michael graduated from the University of Texas in Austin with a bachelor of science degree in kinesiology and he holds an American College of Sports Medicine certification. 


Throughout his life, Michael has excelled in sports. He played baseball, basketball, ran track and was a defensive back for the University of Texas football team.  


Michael has written numerous published articles on health and fitness. 


His unique blend of fitness knowledge, motivation and humor make him a favorite for television interviews and personal appearances. 

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