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Meet Jemerris Giles | The New Face Of The SouthSide Fitness Scene/Owner And Founder Of Gym 55

We’re so pumped about our conversation with Jemerris Giles. Jemerris is a The New Face Of The SouthSide Fitness Scene, Owner And Founder Of Gym 55 and is also a content partner. Content partners help Voyage in so many ways from spreading the word about the work that we do, sponsoring our mission and collaborating with us on content like this. Check out our conversation with Jemerris below.

Hi Jemerris, thank you so much for sitting down with us again. For folks who might have missed our initial interview, can you start by briefly introducing yourself?
So…For those that may not know me or do I’m Jemerris Giles or better known as Jay The Fit King. I’ve Been Training Now For Over Eleven Years Now. I’ve Been Blessed To Open Up A Gym In My Hometown Of Hampton, Ga And Definitely The plan on opening more gyms as this year moves forward. After receiving multiple certifications and degrees pertaining to my career in training , I’ve found a way to stay in business during this pandemic , but as well as continue to be one of the top trainers in my area due to hard work and my strong faith in god and lastly , Just doing right by the people. With having multiple sponsorships and being apart of some great and also learning situations during my tenure. I’ve still moved through the ranks of being a top well-known trainer in this industry. With coming from a sports background from playing football and baseball and wrestling just to name a few I knew training would one day be my true calling in life and help save our people through health and wellness. I thank you guys for reading a little brief bio about me and just wait to see what’s next.

What are you currently working on with your business?
Opening up two more gyms before the end of the year and as well as start a parks and rec program for my community/hometown of Hampton,Ga and just continue to serve the people but as well as just give back and be a positive voice in the community and fitness industry. But lastly relaunching my workout clothing brand and just gain more sponsorship opportunities and just keep focused on the task at hand.

How long have you been in business for?
Eleven years

Given the Covid-19 crisis, what are some of the changes you’ve had to make to your business?
Just definitely being more open with my scheduling and just limiting class spots to keep my members safe and sound. But also just making sure I go that extra mile to keep the building clean and just doing everything with a smile and just let god continue to move and work his favor on me.

Thank you so much again for sharing all of this with us. Before we go, can you share with our readers how they can connect with you, learn more or show support?
Instagram : _JayTheFitKing

Facebook : Jemerris Giles

Gym Address : 700 Manassas St. Hampton , Ga 30228

Email : jemerrisgiles@yahoo.com

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Image Credits
Pictures from the grand opening of Gym 55 and thanks to my photographers Mrs.Zevelan Davis And Mr.Telvin Stokes. And Featuring My Parents Mr.Jimmy Giles And Ms.Pamela Gardner. And My Auntie Adrienne Kimble And Hampton’s City Manager Mrs.Woodard

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