Emily Madsen | Recreational Services
University of Iowa


  • ACSM Group Exercise Instructor
  • ACSM Certified Personal Trainer

Specialty Areas:

  • Functional Training
  • Strength/Endurance Training
  • Injury Reduction 


  • I have been active with sports or strength and conditioning since high school. That lead me to complete my Bachelors here at Iowa in Health and Human Physiology. Since then I have taught various age groups and fitness levels. I have also worked at Title Boxing Club as a group instructor and personal trainer. 


  • Anything active or in nature!
  • Boxing
  • Lifting
  • Trying new workouts with friends
  • If I am not in the gym you will usually find me with a camera in hand


  • I use a holistic approach and start all trainings focusing on functional fitness, maximizing their body's capabilities. From this solid base, we tailor a plan to reach their goals.