"THE BEST PERSONAL TRAINER YOU WILL EVER HAVE!" - Nydia R. / D1 Soccer Athlete
Mike has been working as an athletic performance trainer for 13 years and has been able to train and mold a wide variety of athletes in many different sports, all ages as well as general fitness clients.
He has trained beginning, intermediate, and advanced fitness levels. He has trained many professional, college, and high school athletes.
Mike's personal life of being an former arena football and collegiate athlete, as well as his passion for sports led him to a career in personal training.
In addition to the athletic enhancement and personal training, Mike has developed a non-profit sports academy designed for the enhancement of todays youth. Utilizing the avenue of athletics this program will help benefit many youth and their pursuit of being successful in all avenues of life.
Mike is currently just completed his fifth season coaching at American River Junior College where he coaches the wide receivers and kick/punt returners. Mike has had great success with his student-athletes helping many reach all-American, all-state, and all-conference honors. Mike has been very successful helping his receivers move on to 4 year institutions, with more than 15+ receivers moving on to the next level in the past 5 years. Previous to American River College, Mike was the wide receivers coach for Sheldon High School (Elk Grove, CA) from 2009-2012 where he successfully produced three Division 1 players, and placed another 6+ receivers into Division 2, NAIA, and Junior Colleges.
Mike played his college football at Sacramento State University from 98-02. Earning all Big Sky honors after the 2001 season, and also was named team captain for the 2002 season. He currently holds some Top 10 career receiving marks and multiple Top 20 marks in Sacramento State 's record books. After college he went on to play arena football as an offensive specialist, he was in camp with the Arizona Rattlers in 2004 and played for the Amarillo Dusters in 2005.
Mike is a son of former NFL wide receiver Butch Johnson who played 10 years in the NFL. He played 8yrs with the Dallas Cowboys and 2yrs with the Denver Broncos with appearances in Super Bowls XII, XIII as a member of the Dallas Cowboys.
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Sacramento, Ca 95825
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