Gordon Wicks

Co-Owner, Qigong Instructor, Dao Yin Yoga Instructor, Thai Yoga Massage Practitioner, NASM certified Personal Trainer

Gordon Wicks is a Master Martial Artist and Exercise Specialist. The core of his training methods is based on thousands of years of applied technique, reinforced by the most modern science in Sports Medicine. Nationally certified and trained by the National Academy of Sports Medicine, Gordon Wicks has spent his entire adult life training in the wellness & fitness modalities of Western & Chinese medicine, martial arts & yoga. Along side of this constant study of Mind, Body and Spirit potential, is Gordon Wicks' training as a professional chef, having worked in some of the finest restaurants in Toronto and Virginia through a career that began in his teens as a dishwasher and prep cook. Most notably, spending several years at the famed culinarian destination of Chef Patrick O'Connell, The Inn at Little Washington, and finally the executive Chef at the historical Red Fox Inn, in Middleburg Virginia.
 

Certifications

  • National Academy of Sports Medicine Nationally Certified Personal Trainer License
  • National Academy of Sports Medicine Nationally Certified Youth Exercise Specialist
  • Master Instructor of Golden Harmony Martial Arts & Qigong
  • Master Instructor of Golden Spiral Wellness, Healing Movement System 
  • Certified Instructor in Zhang Fu Organ Cleansing & Strengthening  Qigong Form under Masters Daisy Lee & Francesco Garripoli
  • George Brown Culinary Institute Toronto, 2 year Culinary Management & Nutrition Program
  • Thai Yoga Massage Certified Practitioner from Riverview Spa
  • TRX Strength Training Equipment Certified
  • CPR/ AED First Responder/ Professional Certification
  • Red CrossWater Safety First Responder/ Professional Certification
  • Certified 'Kidding Around Yoga' Youth Yoga Instructor