About


David Larson, MS, CSCS,*D, Pn1

At Larson Fitness, our goal is to help you move better, feel better, and get stronger. Whether you are motivated to improve your overall wellness or to achieve sport-specific success as an elite competitor, our individualized training uses evidence-based program design to unleash your potential. The foundation of our philosophy is kinesiology, which applies the sciences of biomechanics, anatomy, physiology, psychology, and neuroscience to the health and fitness field.

Head trainer David Larson delivers a powerful combination of experience and education for his clients. He is a certified strength and conditioning specialist (CSCS,*D) with more than 7 years as a trainer and coach. He is one of only a handful of trainers in Greater Phoenix who hold the CSCS credential—and one of a select few in the state re-certified with *Distinction through the National Strength and Conditioning Association for outstanding contributions to the strength and conditioning and personal training fields. He is also a certified nutrition coach through Precision Nutrition (Pn1).

Larson earned a Masters of Science and a Bachelors of Science in Kinesiology from A.T. Still University and Arizona State University. In addition to his personal training practice, he is currently a Kinesiology Faculty Associate at Arizona State University, where he teaches Exercise Physiology, Research Methods, and Introduction to Kinesiology.