Ernest Brandon is a advanced cetified personal trainer through AFFA. He played several sports including boxing, MMA, wrestling, football, and weightlifting. Originally from St.Augustine he moved to Jacksonville to finish his education at UNF. He started personal training at 18 and opened BodyWorks Personal Training in 2003. He has appered on ESPN and local news stations. He is also a featured writer for magazine Natural Awakenings, and a columnist for the Florida Times Union.