Meet our Personal Trainers at Laguna Niguel Racquet Club

Our personal trainers will assist you with your fitness goals, whether it is for improving your tennis or golf game, building muscles or simply for better health.  The personal trainers at Laguna Niguel Racquet Club are highly trained in their field.  Call today to schedule an appointment with one of her personal trainers today!

Stacey Tan-Horsch
Fitness Director / Head Trainer

(949) 922-2164

Stacey has over 25 years of experience as a personal trainer, and 20 years with Laguna Niguel Racquet Club. She graduated from Illinois State University with a Master Degree in Physical Education. Stacey is currently certified through ACE, ACSM, AAHFP, and CPR & AED certified. Stacey specializes in sports training, post rehabilitation routines, and weight management program incorporating functional training effectively into her regiment. Her hobbies are golf, tennis, cooking, and traveling.

Mattias Jacobsson
Certified Nutritionist/Training Consultant
Mattias is a certified nutritionist & training consultant from Sweden. He is certified through European Health & Fitness Association. He was an elite gymnast and competed in Muay Thai fighting. Mattias is also a certified piloxing and boot camp instructor.
Mike Marowitz
Personal Trainer

Mike grew up in Laguna Niguel and played football in college at Kansas Wesleyan University. He has been in the fitness industry for over 5 yrs. He is NCSF certified and he specializes in metabolic training, sports specific training, bodybuilding, and post-rehab training.

Kristal Minetzke
Personal Trainer
Kristal is certified through National Academy of Sports Medicine, the highest ranked education system in physical education. After working at Absolute Fitness in Laguna Beach for a year she started training at EQUINOX a luxury gym facility. She quickly accelerated to tier II, acquiring certificates in ViPR, TRX, Kettle Bell, & Trigger Point Therapy. She specializes in Functional movement, fat loss, and weight training for women. She will construct and guide a 50 min training session that is created for individual goals and needs followed by 10 minutes of stretching or MyoFacial Release Coaching.
Luciano Bandeira
Personal Trainer


Luciano earned his degree in Physical Education from the University of Sao Paulo, Brazil in 1996 and became an advanced personal trainer specializing in strength and conditioning.  Luciano is trained in martial arts, judo, and jiu jitsu since he was 7 years old. He won his first bodybuilding contest in Sao Paulo in 1991. He also has a tremendous background in nutrition which is key to bodybuilding and overall health.

Kathleen Lavin
Personal Trainer


Kathleen have 4 years of managing a back and neck rehabilitation center for an orthopedist. She holds a BA degree from the University of San Diego, and her certifications include Spinal Rehabilitation (neck and back) from the University of Florida, and Spin from Schwinn / Jonny G. Kathleen offers nutrition counseling, weight loss, weight management, postural alignment, neck & back stabilization, and injury prevention workout.

Kristin Lederer 
Personal Trainer


Kristin is certified through the National Academy of Sports Medicine (NASM) as a personal trainer with specializations in Corrective Exercise and Weight Loss Management.  She earned a BA degree from the University of California at Santa Barbara. In addition to maintaining proper fitness in the gym, she is also passionate about living an active lifestyle by running, surfing, practicing yoga, and biking.

Johanna DiFranchesco
Personal Trainer


Johanna is certified through the International Sports Sciences Association; the CHEK Institute as an Exercise Coach and a Holistic Lifestyle Coach; the Total Gym Gravity Training System (GTS) as a Strength Training and Pilates instructor, and have a Bachelor in Biology and Master’s in Psychology. This enables her to better understand personally how the body reacts to diet, strength and the psychology behind it. Johanna won first place in the Master’s Over 45 category in 2006. Her mission is to help her clients to understand how the body, mind, and food work together to enhance a better lifestyle.

Craig Hartley


Craig has been focused on strength and conditioning since his high school days back in The Woodlands, Texas. He pursued his athletic dreams in college, but chose an academic approach to his future as well at Occidental College. Upon Graduation, the opportunity to be a professional athlete took him around the world and exposed him to several styles and philosophies of strength and conditioning.  He used these experiences to develop his own individual approach to training.

Gregg Snow
Boot Camp Instructor


Snow is one of Orange County’s top Boot Camp Coaches and a retired navy seal veteran. Snow’s high intensity interval training program promotes cardiovascular health resulting in a healthier, longer and happier lives.

Scott Rogowski
Personal Trainer

(949) 496-4665

Scott attended Oakland University in Michigan where he focused on health science and physical therapy.  He worked closely with the Big 10 Division I golfers, basketball and baseball players; providing physical therapy and sports performance training. Scott attended California State University-Long Beach to receive his Masters in Kinesiology, specializing in sport performance. Scott is a strength and conditioning coach for professional athletes in the PGA, LPGA, KPGA, MLB, NFL, MLS, and U.S and Korean athletes participating in the 2012 and has six years of experience in the field of physical therapy.  He spent one year consulting and also training with the Biggest Loser. He is a certified personal trainer and strength and conditioning specialist through NSCA.  He is also a Titleist Performance Institute (TPI) fitness professional.

Rick Ramphal
Fitness Professional

(949) 496-4665

Rick earned his Health/Fitness instructor through University of Irvine in 1996.  He is also certified with National Strength & Conditioning Association, Frappier Speed, Agility and Acceleration Program, and SDystematic Touch Training. Rick specializes in post injury rehabilitation, student athletes, sports specific, and senior training program.

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