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Charles Iyere

Founder/CEO, Charlie's Gym Dance Studio

Charles Iyere is a remarkable individual who embodies the essence of artistry, fitness, and entrepreneurial spirit. As the visionary founder and CEO of Charlie’s Gym Dance Studio, he has left an indelible mark on the fitness and dance landscape in Edo State, Nigeria.

A Brief History

Charles started his dance career professionally in Abuja with The Krump dance studio learning and training with professionals in different styles..

He later continued his dance training program At The Dance Deal Training Foundation (TDDTF) Lagos where he learnt various international dance style along other African and Nigerian Traditional dance styles.

During this period he also studied Theatre and media Arts in Ambrose Alli University (AAU) Edo State. Where he learnt the theories of being a Theatre Artiste etc.
He also graduated being amongst the top of his class earning a (2.1) Certificate (second class upper)

He also Held dance workshops and Trained with The Balle Academy Pique Abuja.

He took dance training workshops with the Society For The Performing Arts In Nigeria(Span) Lagos

He also worked with Corporate Dance World (CDW) Lagos as a Dance teacher and Choreographer, administering the arts of dance to younger one, engaging their minds and body.

He also took a course with Befit Academy. Studying Gym Instructor/Management basics and earned himself a Gold standard certificate.

Charles has worked and connected with various dance teachers, directors, choreographers, artists and critiques, along side other fitness Coaches/Personal Trainer across the country…

He also represents AAU twice as a Dancer and Choreographer In the Nigerian Universities Theatre Arts Festival(NUTAF)

He also trained with TIG Gymnastics, National Stadium, Abuja.

A Dance Maestro: Charles is no stranger to the world of the performing arts. He is a Thespian with a deep-rooted love for the stage and a gift for storytelling through movement. Charles’s journey as a versatile dance artist has spanned over 15 years, taking audiences on a captivating journey through the world of contemporary dance. His performances are a masterful fusion of art and athleticism, leaving spectators in awe of his ability to convey emotions, stories, and messages through the language of dance.

A Fitness Virtuoso: Beyond his prowess as a dancer, Charles has established himself as a versatile fitness trainer, earning accolades and recognition for his dedication to holistic well-being. With seven years of experience as a fitness trainer, Charles approaches fitness as more than just physical exercise; he is a motivator, a mentor, and a catalyst for personal growth. His commitment to his clients goes far beyond the gym, as he tirelessly supports them on their journey to reach their fitness goals.

Mastering the Art of Movement: Charles’s commitment to his craft extends to the realm of gymnastics, where he has acquired basic training expertise. This additional dimension of his fitness knowledge enables him to offer a unique and well-rounded approach to training. It is this multifaceted expertise that sets Charles apart as a fitness trainer and dance artist, allowing him to create programs that challenge the body and invigorate the spirit.

A Catalyst for Transformation: Charles Iyere has touched the lives of countless individuals, helping them shatter their fitness boundaries, build self-esteem, and enhance their overall physical, mental, and psychological well-being. His dedication to clients’ satisfaction is unwavering, and he takes immense pride in witnessing their transformations.

Awards and Accolades: Charles’s journey to excellence has been recognized with numerous awards and nominations. He has been nominated for over five prestigious awards, including:

  • Fitness Influencer Of The Year, Edo State.
  • Fitness Model of the Year, Edo State.
  • Edo Fashionista Award (Winner of Edo Fashionista Award).
  • Mr. Macho, crowned during his NYSC service year in Kaduna, 2022, Badge A Stream 2.

Charles Iyere

CEO of Charlie’s Gym Dance Studio

With a passion for transforming lives through fitness, With a wealth of experience and a commitment to excellence, I am here to help you achieve your goals. Feel free to reach out and start your journey toward a healthier, happier you.

Pursuing Global Excellence: Charles’s commitment to excellence knows no bounds. He auditioned for the renowned “World of Dance” not once but three times, demonstrating his ambition to make a global impact:

  • Twice in 2019.
  • Once in 2020.

Building a Healthier Community: Charles Iyere draws inspiration from the satisfaction of his clients and the community’s well-being. He is tirelessly working to elevate the standards of fitness in Edo State, Nigeria, and inspire people of all ages to embrace a healthier way of life. His dedication to creating a fitness-conscious society is at the heart of his mission.

Charles Iyere is a true embodiment of artistry in motion and fitness at heart. His journey is a testament to the power of passion, dedication, and a relentless pursuit of excellence. Through Charlie’s Gym Dance Studio, he invites you to join him on a transformative journey toward a healthier, fitter, and more artistic version of yourself.

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Charles Iyere, CEO of Charlie’s Gym Dance Studio, Earns Prestigious “Gym Instructor/Management Basic Gold Certificate” from BeFit Academy

Ekpoma, Edo State, 19 Oct 2023 — Charles Iyere, the dynamic founder and CEO of Charlie’s Gym Dance Studio, continues to raise the bar in the fitness industry, adding another prestigious accolade to his extensive list of accomplishments. He has…

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