The Side Hustle Activator Show

19 - How to Start a Gym with Chaw Fitness' Chawlyn Mezas

February 28, 2021 Jay Ho Season 1 Episode 19
The Side Hustle Activator Show
19 - How to Start a Gym with Chaw Fitness' Chawlyn Mezas
Show Notes

Chawlyn Mezas shares his journey from completing her Bachelor's degree in Netherlands to flying to Canada to explore the world. It was here that she went to InfoFit Personal Training school with Jay Ho and would later combine her experience as a Zumba instructor and personal trainer to eventually launch C.H.A.W Fitness. 

In 2015 she moved to the island country of Sint Maarten and started freelancing as a person trainer. In 2019 she took the plunge and opened up her gym. She's faced many adversities like a hurricane that devastated the island and have a heavy weights injure her so badly that she needed reconstructive surgery.

Through out all of this she has gone on to win the Fittest on the Rock competition and continue to pivot and adapt during COVID.

Chawlyn's a resilient individual who just shares it like it is and tells you what she thinks. If there's anything to take away from this interview it's this:

Don't be afraid to fail. Go out there and build your community today.