Jonathan is an entrepreneur with a strong passion for the health and fitness industry. He has successfully turned struggling fitness and athletic businesses in to well established and profitable companies. He is a proven leader in achieving business goals, managing employees, and successfully maintaining a strong client following. He retains clients through motivation, team building, program design, and most important providing client results. He has extensive experience in Personal Training, Track and Field, Sports Performance, Boot Camps, Weight Loss, Fitness Programs, and Nutrition.
Certifications: USATF Level 1 Track and Field Coach; NASM Personal Trainer, Performance Enhancement Specialist, Weight Loss Specialist, Fitness Nutrition Specialist; Corrective Exercise Specialist and AED CPR Adult and Child certified.
Results oriented entrepreneur
Team builder & leader
Client-focused athletic and fitness program designer. • Event & activity planning
• Program development and management
• First aid and CPR
• Excellent sales skills
10/2011 to Current Entrepreneur
Run Speed Performance – Carrollton, Texas
Run Speed Performance is a youth and adult sports performance and fitness organization. We specialize in youth athlete development with an emphasis in track and field skills; running bio-mechanics, technique, proper form, and strength to enhance the athlete's overall performance.
RSP creates new innovative training methods through cardio and strength programs to achieve adult fitness goals for any level.
• Developed and executed marketing programs and general business solutions resulting in increased company exposure, customer traffic, and sales.
• Implemented operational strategies and effectively built customer and employee loyalty.
• Delivered customized and effective solutions to client that met unique demands.
• Manages purchasing, sales, marketing and customer account operations to ensure efficiency and performance.
• Works directly with investors to understand their individual needs.
• Tracks and analyzes profitability.
• Develops and rolls out new policies.
• Provide staff members with the support and training to achieve top client satisfaction.
• Determined business plan, mission statement and vision.
• Planned and executed speed development camps
The Competitive Youth Track and Field club competes at local weekend meets advancing thru Districts, Regionals and Junior Olympics. Each year, multiple athletes compete at the highest level in their age group at Nationals.
2018 – We currently have about 35 athletes who will be competing at the AAU level this summer.
2017 - Every athlete set a new PR (personal record). Seven athletes competed at the National Junior Olympics.
2016 – Several athletes set new PRs with several competing in AAU and TAFF Nationals.
2016: Texas Tech Hall of Fame Inductee
2015: Big Country Athletic Hall of Fame Inductee
2008: Ranked #3 in the U.S. in the men's 800meter by Track & Field News.
2007: Ranked #5 in the U.S. in the men's 800 meters by Track & Field News. Ran a P.B 1:44.69 in Europe
2006: Ranked #5 in the U.S. in the men's 800 meters by Track & Field News
2005 Outdoor season: All-American and two-time all-conference. All-American honoree with a fifth-place finish at the NCAA Championships with a time of 1:47.92
2004 SUMMER OLYMPICS: Athens, Greece ... won the U.S. Olympic trials in Sacramento with a personal-best time of 1:44.77 ... finished second in the preliminary round of the Olympic Games with a time of 1:45.32 ... was the only American athlete to compete in the semifinal round of the 800M.
2004 Outdoor season: National Champion in the 800M. Big 12 Champion in the 800M ... all-conference in the 800M and 4x400M ... ranked No. 1 in the nation ... 800M ... time of 1:46.32 set at Mt. Sac Relays gave him the No. 1 time in the nation and No. 2 time in the world at that time ... was his second-best career time and second best time in school history ... earned his first National title with a time of 1:46.39 at Nationals for first-place which was also a stadium record ... ran 1:46.76 to finish first in the prelims at Nationals ... defended his 800M title for the third straight year at the Conference Championships with a time of 1:47.12 ... time was also a Big 12 meet record ... repeated as Midwest Region Champion with a time of 1:47.81 ... ran a prelim time of 1:49.57 ... finished second in the prelims of Regionals with a time of 1:49.82 ... finished first at both the TTU Invitational and UTEP Invitational with times of 1:50.03 and 1:50.13 ...
Student / Athlete Texas Tech University
2002-2005: He was named All – American nine times and received 16 all – conference awards including four Big 12 Championships. In 2004, Johnson became Tech's only male national champion and, after finishing first in the Olympics Trials with a school record of 1:44.77 he became Tech's only male Olympian and number one ranking in the United States by Track & Field News and fastest time by an American that year. Johnson helped lead Texas Tech to its first Big 12 Championship team title in 2005. Johnson has a personal best of 1.44.69. 2003 Outdoor season: Competed at the USATF Championship with a third- place finish in a time of 1:46.76, making the World Championship team ... ranked third in the U.S. by Track & Field News among all 800M runners, both college and elite.
HIGH SCHOOL: 2001 graduate of Abilene High School in Abilene, Texas ... participated in both football and track ... helped school to the 5A state track title as a senior ... posted a state and 5A record time of 1:48.21 in the 800M ... ran anchor on state champion 4x400M relay ... named all-district in football ... won the Golden West Invitational as a junior and senior ... took first place in the 800M at the National Scholastic Juniors meet ... two time All-American in both junior and senior years ... named Top Male Athlete of the Year as a senior ... broke the district record for the 800M with a time of 1:52 ... holds the regional record of 1:50.2 ... as member of the 4x400M relay junior year, ran the fastest time in the country, 3:12 ... as a senior the 4x400M relay ran the second fastest time of 3:11.6.
Areas of Expertise
- Core and Balance
- Strength Training
- Weight Loss
- Muscle Gain
- Sports Performance Training
- Cardiovascular Conditioning
NCCA Accredited Certifications
NASM Corrective Exercise Specialist, NASM Weight Loss Specialist, NASM Nutrition Specialist, USATF Coach
Bachelor's of Science
Who I Especially Like Working With
Beginners, Brides-to-be, Law Enforcement, Men, Military, Overweight/ Obese, Runners, Student-athletes, Women, Youth
Medical Conditions Experience
Addiction, Autism, Back Pain/Issues, Obesity, Pregnancy, Stress