Born in the Midwest, Philip Deer grew up playing sports and was
introduced to fitness training while studying at the University of
Southern Indiana – where he began studying exercise science. He
went on to receive his Master of Science degree in Exercise Physiology
and Nutrition from California State University, Long Beach.
Philip began his career as a fitness consultant at the University of Southern Indiana in
the Recreation, Wellness, and Fitness Center in 2002. He has continued to learn from
his various work experiences and mentors, and regularly attends seminars. Philip
spends his time training clients at The Fit Life, and serves as adjunct faculty at Santa
Ana College, helping fire fighters and police officers in Southern California maintain
robust fitness for the demands of their professions.
Since 2010, Philip runs The Fit Life in Playa Del Rey, California. The Fit Life is an entirely
outdoors fitness program which specializes in programs for busy people, and
prides itself on transforming bodies and changing lives!
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