Michael “Mike” Roussel Jr.
Mike, who describes himself as somewhat of a comedian, likes to keep people on their toes, but always keeps them laughing. His trainer Emily said “Mike works excessively hard, and while he enjoys giving me a hard time, he is incredibly encouraging to other members. He is a great guy and a hard worker!”
RevFitNola: Mike, what’s been your biggest challenge since joining Revolution Fitness NOLA?
Mike: My biggest challenge has been not passing out!
RevFitNola: What has been your greatest success?
Mike: I sharpened my “V”.
RevFitNola: How long have you been a member of Revolution Fitness NOLA?
Mike: November 18, 2014 will make one year.
RevFitNola: Who do you train with the most?
Mike: I train with Emily during the week and Jesse on weekends.
RevFitNola: What is your favorite program offered here?
Mike: That would be Upper Body Training For Warriors.
RevFitNola: What do you use for motivation?
Mike: Money! If I paid for it, I’m committed!
RevFitNola: Do you have any closing remarks?
Mike: “It might seem difficult at first; but if you stick with it, you will reach your goals. And you might think it will get easier, but it doesn’t. They continue to challenge me, and I get a great workout every single time.”