mike’s honors

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ARNOLD CLASSIC CHAMPION
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NPC NATIONAL CHAMPION
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INDUCTED INTO JOE WEIDER’S MUSCLE & FITNESS IFBB HALL OF FAME

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about mike

“My mission is to help people achieve their fitness goals through hard work, but in a fun and encouraging environment.”  – Mike

Mike Francois, a former National Champion and Arnold Classic Champion, is a Certified Personal Trainer and IFBB Professional nationally-recognized for his expertise in the areas of weight training and nutrition. His Ohio-based company, Francois Fitness Consultants, specializes in the design of customized programs for people of all fitness levels including professional athletes, bodybuilders, executives, physicians, retirees and housewives.

Mike’s vast knowledge extends far beyond his first-hand experience with weight training and nutrition. He has also had the privilege to work with – and learn from – some of the best minds in the field.

Mike has written numerous articles on the subjects of weight training and nutrition that have been published in various magazines including Muscle & Fitness and FLEX. He has also been the host of ESPN’s American Muscle Magazine.

Additionally, Mike promotes the annual NPC Mike Francois Classic Bodybuilding, Figure, Bikini & Physique Championships held in Ohio each May.

EDUCATION

BA – Loras College (cum laude)

3 years post-graduate studies at the Pontifical College Josephinum

TITLES, PROFESSIONAL DESIGNATIONS, & ORGANIZATIONS

Certified Personal Trainer

Arnold Schwarzenegger Classic Champion

NPC National Champion

Member of the National Physique Committee (NPC) since 1987

Member of the International Federation of Bodybuilders (IFBB) Pro Athlete Division since 1993

Member of the International Federation of Bodybuilders (IFBB) Pro Judge Division since 1998

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