Meon Valley - Our team

Lauren Whitehouse, Leisure and Spa Manager

Lauren joined the team as an Apprentice in November 2010. During that time she has gained her Level 2 Fitness Qualification and Nordic Walking Instructor award. She is also an NPLQ Lifeguard and a qualified First Aider. She then joined the team on a permanent basis as a Full Time Fitness Instructor. Lauren is always looking forward to helping all members in and around the club. Lauren then was promoted to Leisure Club Supervisor of Portsmouth Marriott Hotel in September 2013. Lauren has now completed her career progression by gaining the position of Leisure Club Manager at Portsmouth in 2016. Lauren has recently accepted the role as Leisure and Spa Manager at Marriott Meon Valley since April 2018.

Lana Eden, Leisure Receptionist/ Class Instructor

I joined the Marriott in 2007 as a level 2 Fitness Instructor. I hold a NVQ in Customer Service to assist our members at the reception desk in the best way I can. I am also a Zumba instructor at the club, so come join my classes on Wednesdays and Fridays! Email:

Zita Juhasz, Supervisor

September 2007 I joined the Marriott. Initially I started in Housekeeping and in August 2008 I transferred to the Leisure department. I soon grew into the Supervisor position for the Leisure Club. In my home country Hungary I gained my degree in Hotel Business and Tourism. Furthermore I hold NVQ’s in Customer Service, Membership Sales and Business Admin. From May 2017 I will be taking a short break from the club as I`m going on maternity! I hope to see you all back soon on my return. Email:

Aggi Caister, Personal Trainer/ Sports Massage Therapist

I have been with the Leisure club for 19 years now as an experienced level 4 qualified instructor. As a Nutritional and Excersize Coach I specialize in weight loss and rehabilitation. I have studied Nutrition as well as Sports Massage Therapy, specializing in low back pain. Email:

Charlotte Blackwell, Leisure Attendant

June 2017 I expect to obtain my Bachelor honours degree in Sport and Exercise Science at the University of Portsmouth. As a qualified level 2 fitness instructor and a level 3 exercise referral instructor I can adapt and implement exercise programmes for a range of medical conditions. Email:

Perry Ingles, Personal Trainer/ Class instructor

I am a level 3 Personal Trainer, qualified to train from beginners to athletes. I am applying a wide variety of methods including HIIT, Compound, Calisthenics and Cardio. Recently I am also qualified in Strength and Conditioning. Strength and Conditioning is focused on Sport performance using varied techniques to train, strength, speed, ogility, plyometrics, power and mobility My focus is on helping you reaching your goals weather for sports or to take your training to the next level. Email:

Jack Charman, Apprentice Fitness Instructor

As a level 2 instructor I am currently studying my Fitness Instructor Apprenticeship with Fareham College. By January 2018 I will be a fully qualified Personal Trainer. I am passionate about helping people change their lifestyle and getting fit and healthy. I am teaching Spin, Abs, Boxersize, Vigor, 20/20, Kettlebells classes. Email: