He has been a professional track and field athlete while also engaging as an amateur boxer.
It is surreal to learn about all of the individuals and professionals from different industries and fields who have been making their name around the world for the kind of passion, zeal and tenacity they have shown towards their work and respective niches. The fitness space, which has so far welcomed many such talented beings, is seeing emerge one individual that has been making a ton of buzz right for all the right reasons. Travis Philip, better known as Shya, is a passionate man has been making waves as a fitness entrepreneur across Toronto, Canada and has been making people fall in love with fitness in his gym and fitness centre named “Elev8 Health and Fitness”.
“I always felt an inclination towards sports and fitness. That is how I have also remained a professional track and field athlete with an interest in boxing. Building something that can help people take them towards their fitter and healthier lives has now become my motto, which makes me motivated every day,” says the ace fitness entrepreneur of Elev8 Health and Fitness. This much-talked-about gym and fitness centre is based in Downtown Toronto and has earned massive recognition for the different workouts, and fitness approaches it has crafted, helping each client get closer to their fitness goals and aspirations.
Shya was born in Antigua and Barbuda, and as he grew up he decided to move to Toronto in search of greater opportunities. Years later, Shya is a recognized entrepreneur, acing the game of fitness, for which he feels extremely passionate. So far, Shya has had the opportunity to train many prominent names and celebrities; including; Jully Black, JP Arencibia, David Ajala and many others.
He says that if it weren’t for his positive mental attitude, hard work, resilience and pure love for fitness, he wouldn’t have been successful in an industry that is already filled with many successful fitness players. The self-motivated entrepreneur advises other youngsters that any goal can be made achievable with hard work and dedication.
To know more, follow him on Instagram @kingshya and his business @elev8.health.fitness