Corey Degenstein – Fitness Director

Corey graduated from Minnesota State University-Moorhead with a bachelor’s of science in fitness and operations management and earned a master’s of science in exercise science-human performance from the University of Wisconsin-La Crosse.


NASM-CPT, Certified Personal Trainer
NSCA-CSCS, Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist
NASM-CES, Corrective Exercise Specialist
PES, Performance Enhancement Specialist
Level 2 CrossFit Coach
Crossfit Kettlebell Coach
Crossfit Olympic Lifting Coach
Crossfit Mobility and Recovery Coach
FMSC – Functional Mobility Screen Certified

Fitness Specializations and Interests

Corey has been a personal trainer at the Gainey Village for over 15 years and is currently one of our CrossFit coaches at Gainey Village CrossFit that can help you with all of your CrossFit, training, and conditioning goals. Corey utilizes his knowledge to customize programs to each client’s abilities and goals.

Fitness Philosophy

I like to exercise and stay active with the use of functional movements that provide for the greatest full body adaptation. This being the most effective way to stay healthy and it also burns the most calories.