ywca Minneapolis

Leslie Oskey

Posted on Fri, Jul 1 2016 3:08 pm by Oskey

Leslie Oskey, YWCA Personal Trainer

Contact Info:

Training Levels:
Personal Training: Level 1

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Fitness Philosophy

“Goals aren’t met unless they are made. A goal without a specific plan, process, and time for achievement is simply a dream. I love working with people to set specific goals, plan the process, and develop a realistic training model relating to activities they enjoy, commitment ability, and physical ability. I believe in creating a plan where you can enjoy the process, achieve more than you thought you could, and be able to sustain through the ever changing obligations and stresses of life.”


  • BA in Fitness and Sports Studies, Smith College
  • MS in Exercise Science and Sports Studies, Lakeland College
  • NASM Certified Personal Trainer


  • Youth through College, Soccer Coaching
  • Marine Veteran
  • Kidney Donor
  • Spanish Speaker

Areas of Expertise

  • Soccer, Basketball, Cross Country Beginner through College level
  • Weight Management
  • Youth
  • Core Stability
  • Strength Training


  • YWCA Midtown
  • YWCA Uptown

Learn More About Leslie

What is your favorite workout and why?

Body Pump because I love strength training and enjoy the music, fast pace and fun group environment.

What do you consider your greatest fitness accomplishment?

Completing Marine Corps boot camp training at the top of my platoon for physical fitness testing (PFT).

What is your biggest athletic goal?

Perform a triathlon.

What is your biggest goal outside of the gym?

Travel to every national park in the United States.

What do you do on your rest days?

Fly a sport kite, read, and watch Scandal.

Schedule and Purchase Services

View trainer availability and manage appointments for:

  • Endurance Sports Coaching
  • Massage and Bodywork
  • Personal Training
  • Private Pilates Training
  • Private Swim Instruction

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