“The best and most beautiful things in the world cannot be seen or even touched – they must be felt with the heart.”
– Helen Keller
On the wall of John Wright’s office at Wrightfully Fit are framed newspaper clippings from his high school days in Pittsburgh as a football and basketball star. Back then, according to headlines, he was Johnny.
After high school, John went on to play football at a junior college in Chicago before he was drafted to play the game professionally in Amsterdam. A neck and back injury cut his football career short, but health and fitness remained an integral part of John’s life.
So when John decided to become a personal trainer 25 years ago, the lifestyle that followed was nothing new for him. Teaching, however, was a skill he hadn’t yet mastered.