Marcel Dinkins

Founding Coach

Hailing from Memphis, TN, Marcel is a certified strength and conditioning specialist, and national SCW fitness conference speaker. As a former Division I Track & Field and Cross Country athlete at The University of Southern Mississippi, Marcel brings a high level performance experience to classes at Rowgatta. Following her collegiate running career, Marcel served as an Army engineer officer for three years where she gained a whole new understanding of commitment and teamwork. 

Marcel possess a true passion for crafting a one-of-a-kind fitness experience and a dedication for being an expert in her field. It is her ultimate objective to apply her insights as a D1 athlete and Army 1st Lieutenant, as well as her knowledge in the areas of strength and conditioning, functional movement, injury prevention, and nutrition coaching, to continuously propel our Athletes towards becoming their best selves.

Marcel holds the following certifications: NSCA CSCS, NCSF CSC, Precision Nutrition Level 1, USAW LVL 1, Kettlebell Athletics LVL 1&2, AFAA GFI, Animal Flow Lvl 1, Schwinn Cycling Instructor.

Connie Holen