Renewable Fitness specializes in providing personal fitness training to older or frail adults, and persons with Parkinson’s disease or other kinds of balance issues. Available in-home or even via Skype.
Sue Scott, MS, is a demonstrated achiever in the field of active aging, with exceptional knowledge related to balance and mobility for older adults. In 2003 she created a comprehensive, multi-modal balance training program, ABLE BODIES® (published by Human Kinetics, 2008). Her program achieved wide acclaim for its effectiveness, creativity and fun. Sue is currently developing videos and online training based on ABLE Bodies, including the ABLE Bodies DVD. Sue worked with OHSU developing HELP PD, a sensori-motor agility program for Parkinson’s. Today she is working with OHSU and Berkeley developing an exercise program to bolster balance and cognition in older adults and an interactive exercise program to work with Kinect technology. Sue has presented for ICAA, IAHSA, ASCM APHA, and IDEA. Sue has a master’s degree in Exercise Science; is an IDEA Master Trainer and an ACSM certified Health and Fitness Specialist.
“It was important to find a trainer that would tailor a program to my mom’s needs and capabilities. Sue Scott has been wonderful for her, physically and emotionally.” ~ Irene Whitney • Client’s daughter • Beaverton, OR
Sue Scott, MS
Owner, Renewable Fitness
Author, Lead Trainer, Presenter
MS, Exercise Science & Research
ACSM HFS certified, insured
Ashley Scott, BS
BS, Exercise Science
ABLE Bodies certified, insured