Hillsborough !MPACT Training joins nation-wide project for Sunday's Day of Impact.
- LOCAL CONNECTIONS
- John Patten
Wednesday, December 5, 2012
A fundraising event set for Sunday morning at !MPACT Training and across the country may attract thousands of people to step up their fitness plans while helping Hurricane Sandy victims. The Day of IMPACT event is being organized by California-based trainer Todd Durkin, who grew up in Brick. Durkin trained !MPACT owner Michael Scannelli, who was happy to join the program when Durkin reached out to about 150 trainers across the country he has mentored. "The fact that Todd decided to take an active role in gathering all his mentorees from around the country is really an amazing thing—and my wife, Hillarie and I are both really happy to be a part of this nationwide event," Scannelli said. The event is open to anyone 16 years old and older…
Newer to the borough, wife and husband duo transformed home-base business.
!MPACT Training may be a fairly new fitness location in Hillsborough, but owner and head trainer Hillarie Z. Scannelli is no newcomer to the industry. Scannelli, a former professional USFL cheerleader and national fitness competitor who has been featured on ESPN, has over 25 certifications and a wealth of experience working with professional and elite athletes and opened !MPACT Training on Feb. 1. Scannelli started her own, home-based fitness business, Fitness by Hillarie, and ran it out of her basement in Union from 2000 until recently. “She said we need to open up a place and that our basement was really tiny,” Scannelli’s husband, Michael, said. “Lo and behold, she opened up here. We came right over here and found this space.” Hillarie …