Cardiff - Our team

Michael Walters, Leisure Club Manager

Mike has been with Marriott for 8 years and in the fitness industry for 10 years. He is a fully qualified personal trainer and also has several other qualifications including plyometrics, Olympic weight lifting and Exercise Referral . As a keen snowboarder and golfer, he incorporates his knowledge of the sport and fitness industry to develop new and inventive programmes for our members. In 2013 he did the national 3 peak challenge. In June 2016 along with other members of the team he completed his first OCR, the Gauntlet Games.

Neil Coleman, Fitness Instructor

Neil has worked at the Marriott for 3 years and is a level 3 Qualified Personal Trainer and Fitness instructor. Neil is also a Qualified Spin instructor. He is a keen sportsman and played Welsh League Football for several years + previously has won the Welsh Cup playing for Taffs Well Football Club. Neil also enjoys playing Golf, Cricket and going Skiing. He has a HND in Leisure and Sports Management and likes to raise money for Charity by running half marathons and cycling velothons. Contact Neil for any PT enquiries.....

kian richards, fitness instructor

kian has previously studied at Merthyr college to completed his level 2 fitness instructor in 2017, In 2018 he completed his level 3 personal training. Kian has joined Marriott leisure team as a leisure associate. Kian has played rugby in the blues championship with porth harlequins. contact kian for any personal training enquires

Tim Ware, Fitness Instructor

Tim studied Creative Arts: Art and Drama at Bath Spa University, and has previously worked as a Teaching Assistant and Art Teacher. Tim is an avid rock and roller, having played Guitar in numerous bands since 2010 and has played in the likes of the Globe, Welsh Club, Undertone, Buffalo’s and Cardiff Student’s Union. Having attained his Level 3 in Personal Training in 2017. Tim has joined the Marriot in 2018 as a Leisure Associate. Tim is an aspiring bodybuilder, having recently joined the UKBFF. He aims to compete next year.

Adam Robak

Sasha Babuji, Leisure Associate

Having previous experience lifeguarding at the North East's biggest Waterpark, Sasha has joined the Marriott team as a Leisure Associate whilst continues her Chiropractic journey at the University of South Wales.

Alex Llewellyn

Kelly Evans, Leisure Assosiate

Kelly studied Performing Arts for many years and continues her love of performing in the Burlesque world and goes by the name Starlet le. Danced in several venues around south wales such as Cardiff Student Union, The Glee Club, Sherman Theatre, Tramshed. Also appeared on TV BBC's City road program. Kelly joined the fitness industry two years ago which she decided to pursue her career in nutrition along side fitness. Is Qualified in a advanced Diploma Nutrition and weight management and continues to further studies in the Advanced Diploma Nutrition and weight management at level 4 also Diplomas Sports and exercise nutrition, Matt Pilates Diploma and Level 2 Fitness Instructing. Once completed she is keen to be a well rounded Sports Nutritionist and Personal Trainer.