Shane Way

Shane Way

Academic Staff Member

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  • Certificate in fitness industry training (Wintec)
  • Certificate in massage therapy (Wintec)
  • Bachelor of Sport and exercise Science (Wintec)

Areas of Expertise

Industry Experience, Affiliations and Achievements

  • Les Mills Hamilton: November 2012 – Present in following positions: Group Fitness Instructor, Receptionist, Membership retention,
  • Personal Trainer – Level one, Personal Trainer – Level two, Personal Trainer – Level three.
  • Waikato District health Board – Henry Rongomau bennet Centre: July 2017 – present:
  • Providing group training sessions across the adult acute, rehabilitation and forensic mental health wards.
  • Your Way Wellbeing: Self-Created business providing Personal Training, Wellbeing Coaching, Seminars and Interactive workshops. 
  • Wintec: Academic Staff member – Nutrition lecturer – Certificate in Exercise
    Overall mental health and LGBTIQA+ Community representative and activist 


  • Student of the Year – 2016 New Zealand Exercise Industry AwardsPersonal Trainer of the year – 2017 Wintec Sports Awards
  • Stuart MacLean Memorial Cup – 2017 Wintec Sports Awards
  • Student Speaker – 2017 Sport science and Human performance graduation ceremony
  • Up and Coming Personal Trainer of the Year – 2017 New Zealand exercise Industry Awards

Vounteer work

  • Creating our Futures advisory Board – Project for change in mental health and Addiction Services.
  • Waikato Queer Youth (WaQuY) – Youth Mentor
  • INSPO Fitness Journal – Wellbeing Columnist
  • The Waterboy – Everyone’s Game – Speaker Series addressing homophobia in sports at secondary schools within the Waikato.

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