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Years in the Fitness industry 

25 years 
  • Savina Thomas               

  • Born December 3rd 1969

  • OWNER – Gym Secrets and Savina,s Secret

  • Personal Trainer and Aerial  Fitness Instructor

  • 1992 Sales and Marketing rep at Nautilus fitness centre
    Jun 1993 Nutritional Science + Practice Diploma MSc/PG Dip in Personalised Nutrition + Practice Diploma
    June 1996 Fitness instructor level 2
    Aug 1996 Certification and weight management programme
    Oct 1996 ACSM/NPAS Physical Activity in Public Health cert
    Aug 97 Diploma in the following Fitness Instructor /fitness Assessment /Nutrition Management Circuit Training
    Aug 1997 Advanced Fitness Instructor
    Oct 1998 National Vocational Qualification Level 2 in the context of Sport, recreation and Allied Occupations, Coaching Teaching and instructing Exercise Fitness and Gymnasium
    April 1999 Boxercise cert
    May 1999 Personal Trainer certification
    Jan 2002 DIP in Sport Therapy , Massage and rehabilitation
    Feb 2002 Certified Exercise Physiologists (EP-C)
    March 2007 N W C Amateur Boxing Association Coach

  • June 2019 Healing & Rejuvenating  Breathwork Instructor 

  • April 2021 Certified Reiki Master/Shinpiden

  • July 2022 Sport England Uk /Coaching Mental Health Awareness Certification for  sport and Physical Activity

  • Having been involved in sport from an early age it was a natural progression for me to pursue a career in the Fitness industry. As a Personal Trainer for 28+ years I set up the Islands 1st independent woman only Gym, became the Islands 1st female boxing coach and started off the new craze to sweep the nation in Polefitness /Aerial arts Anti Gravity Yoga right here on The Isle of Man, where I opened the very 1st and only purpose built Pole Dance Fitness Studio, we are now on our 3rd venue after outgrowing the 2 others in just 6 years, we boast 200 sq feet of studio space, 6 poles, 7 silks, 7 hoops, olympic rings, wall bars, boxing, floor training and dance facilities. We teach a range of age groups from 7 to 70 plus .2016 seen the start of Slim Secrets a Slimming club which without a doubt is proving 100% successful with its members.Not to mention our fully fitted woman only gym Gym Secrets all hosted by our flag ship Savina's Secret 

  • “I like to consider myself a leader in Fitness one who Knows the way, Goes the Way and Shows the way”

Savina Thomas

Owner and founder of Savina's Secret and Gym Secrets 


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