Meet The Team: Gianna Stokes

May 21, 2021

Meet The Team: Gianna Stokes

Gianna Stokes, Axe & Sledge Athlete, National Physique Committee (NPC) Figure competitor, and ISSA Certified Personal Trainer, made a visit to the Axe & Sledge HQ to meet the team, film some videos, and answer some questions!

Keep reading to learn more about her and make sure to welcome Gianna into the Axe & Sledge family on social media. Be on the lookout for more content coming soon from Gianna!

Question & Answer

How old are you?

  • I am 27 years old.

Where are you from?

  • I currently live in Tampa, Florida.

What does your educational background look like?

  • I graduated from the University of South Florida with a Bachelor’s degree in Biological Health Sciences.
  • My plan is to continue my education and obtain a doctorate in physical therapy.

Do you have any certifications related to your field of study?

  • ISSA Certified Personal Trainer
  • ISSA Certified Corrective Exercise Instructor
  • ISSA Certified Sports Nutrition
  • Registered Chiropractic Assistant

What’s your current occupation?

  • I currently work as a physical therapy aide (PTA).

What got you interested in the fitness industry?

  • The United States Marine Corps

Since you're a NPC Figure Competitor, how many competitions have you done?

  • So far, I have competed three times, my first competition was in Korea, second competition was in Tokyo, and the third was in Daytona.

What’s your favorite body part to train?

  • This is a tough question, but I would have to say either legs or back.

What’s your favorite exercise?

  • Definitely pull-ups, they are one of the most humbling exercises.

What’s your go-to cheat meal?

  • This is a tough choice, but I would have to say sushi!

Do you have any other hobbies outside of fitness?

  • In my free time, I really enjoy playing video games.

What’s your top three Axe & Sledge supplements?

  1. Seventh Gear (Raspberry Lemonade)
  2. Ignition Switch (ICEE® Blue Raspberry)
  3. Farm Fed (Salted Caramel)

What’s your top three American Made Nutrition supplements?

  1. Collagen Peptides (Cinnamon Toast)
  2. DIGE-PRO
  3. Daily Cleanse

What are your current top two goals?

  1. Earn a doctorate in physical therapy
  2. Win overall at an NPC Figure show

If you could make your own flavor of Home Made Bars, what would it be?

  • White Chocolate Raspberry

Why did you choose Axe & Sledge Supplements?

  • I first found out about Axe & Sledge through Dean Perrone, another Axe & Sledge Athlete. After trying the supplements and learning more about the brand, I quickly realized that Axe & Sledge was the perfect fit.
  • Not only are the supplements phenomenal, but the team and community is even better. Above all, several of the values that I hold are the same as Axe & Sledge, and I really appreciate the brand's message.

Where can people find you?


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