• Fore Fitness Performance Team

    Quality Fitness Professionals to elevate your game

    Josh Loyo Co-Founder, Director Industry Hills

    PTA, TPI Level 2 fitness, TPI Level 2 Medical

    Josh Loyo, Performance Specialist, co-founded Fore Fitness in 2014 with the vision to transform a golfer into a well-maintained athlete. Josh has combined his passion for golf and background in golf swing kinematics to bring every golfer to a new level of performance. Golf is more than the swing you bring or the clubs you use -- it is the machine you move them with… your BODY!

     

    Josh graduated from UC Riverside, with a Bachelor’s in Biological Science and received his Physical Therapy Assistant License in 2010. His passion and expertise on injury prevention, rehabilitation, and strengthening programs has earned international recognition on the Olympic level.

     

    Josh, a Titleist Performance Institute (TPI) Certified Fitness Professional, trains golfers of all levels, including Juniors to tour professionals competing on the PGA and LPGA tour. Josh believes that a strong golf foundation begins with improving your ability to maintain balance, flexibility, mobility, stability and strength. Whether you are a weekend warrior or a professional athlete, Josh will create a program that will take your golf game to the next level!

    Ken Mengel Co-Founder, Director Arcadia

    MSPT, TPI Level 3 Fitness

    Ken Mengel, Performance Specialist, co-founded FORE FITNESS in 2014 with the goal of combining his love for golf and knowledge of the human body to create the ultimate piece of golf equipment: a strong, healthy athlete. Ken is a professional in health and wellness and has been working with athletes for the past twenty years ranging from the recreational to professional, Olympic contenders and an Olympic gold medalist.

     

    Born and raised in the San Gabriel Valley, Ken received his Bachelor’s in Biology from Whittier College and went on to earn his Masters in Physical Therapy from USC in 1994. Ken has taught Kinesiology at Western University and continues to lecture, instruct, and mentor future Physical Therapists. Ken’s passion for health and wellness lead him to the Chinese Olympic Committee where he works with the Olympic trainers and health professionals in China to rehabilitate and strengthen their athletes.

     

    Ken firmly believes that an athlete’s foundation should be based on optimizing balance, speed and strength. As a Titleist Performance Institute (TPI) Certified Fitness Professional, you can rest assured that the individualized assessments and performance programs established by Ken are based on the most up to date, sound research and on-course performance measures in the game!

    Bethany Loyo Trainer, City of Industry

    TPI Level 1 Fitness, ACE certified

    Bethany joined the Fore Fitness team in February of 2018 and brings with her over two decades of coaching experience and fitness experience. She earned her Bachelors of Science in Kinesiology from Cal State Fullerton in 2009, became ACE Certified in 2014, and is TPI LV1 certified.
    She has experience in physical therapy and understands the importance of rehabilitation through functional movement, as well as gaining flexibility and stability through fitness. She began her career as a personal trainer in 2007 and, in her 11 years of experience, has worked with youth, high school and college athletes, as well as the general population.

    Bethany has extensive experience in rotational movement sports such as gymnastics (AAU Gold Medalist/National Champion- All Around), hockey, and soccer, both as an athlete and coach, as well as personal training experience with persons affected by Multiple Sclerosis, Parkinson's Disease, Cerebral Palsy, and rehabilitation from Stroke. From her experience, she specializes in balance training and core stability, and enjoys building a fitness foundation for youth, in hopes they will continue to value fitness in their adult years.

    In 2014, Bethany received her diploma in Nutrition from the Shaw Academy and values the importance of nutrition for prestige athletic performance. She has worked with clients who were looking to lose weight, wanted to learn to eat clean, needed to establish eating habits to help with autoimmune, metabolic, and hormonal diseases, and clients who wanted a better nutrition plan for optimal athletic performance.

    Regardless of age, skill level, or fitness level, Bethany will design a program for you that will not only improve your golf swing, but will also improve your daily life.

    Brian Lee DPT / Trainer, City of Industry

    DPT, CSCS, TPI Level 2 Fitness, TPI Level 2 Medical

    Brian A. Lee, Performance Specialist, joined ForeFitness in 2018 with the goal of combining his passions for golf and movement. His vision is to blend research, sport, and health to maximize an individual's movement potential.

     

    Brian received his Doctor of Physical Therapy Degree from the University of Southern California (USC) in 2016, and his Bachelor of Arts in Biology and Psychology from the University of California Berkeley in 2013. He is currently certified by the National Strength and Conditioning Association (NSCA) as a Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist (CSCS) and by the Titleist Performance Institute as a Medical and Fitness Instructor (TPI). During his time at USC, Brian had the opportunity to work in Athletic Medicine and collaborate with sports medicine physicians, athletic trainers, strength and conditioning specialists, and coaches, and saw the value of a team approach.

     

    Through TPI, Brian has been trained to evaluate and train golfers across the movement spectrum, from individuals who are looking to prevent injury, to those who looking to take their game to the next level. Brian evaluates a golfer's needs and designs individualized programs based on flexibility, neuromuscular efficiency, and strength. Whether you're looking to hit the ball farther, or stay on the course, Brian will help you meet your goals.

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