Partnerships - Outdoor Fitness Equipment


Dr. Wendy Thanassi

Dr. Thanassi is the Director of Occupational Health at the Veterans Administration Hospital, Palo Alto, CA. She collaborated with our engineering staff in designing our Wheelchair Accessible Line of equipment. 


California Polytechnic State University, Department of Kinesiology

The Kinesiology Department at Cal Poly, San Luis Obispo, California has collaborated with TriActive America to provide a valuable, local resource for researching the benefits of exercising outdoors, developing more efficient equipment bio-mechanics, and promoting health through nutrition and exercise.


Dr. John Spencer Ellis

Dr. Ellis is a world-renowned fitness expert and founder of the National Exercise and Sports Trainers Association (NESTA). He and NESTA endorse all TriActive America fitness equipment and personally selected and designed a series of unique exercise arrangements, available exclusively through TriActive America (the JSE Signature Series packages).


Lou Ferreira

Ms. Ferreira is an ACE-certified Fitness Trainer with over 15 years of experience in helping people achieve their fitness goals.  She develops the exercise routines for our equipment packages as well as the training videos to help people use the products properly and safely.



Dr. Derek Marks

Dr. Marks is an Associate Professor of Kinesiology and Director of the Human Performance Laboratory at Saint Mary's College in California.  He provides his expert opinions regarding exercise and healthy living.