personal Trainer

D'Artagnan "Danny" Cortes

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Danny Cortes is very passionate about health and fitness. He started his fitness journey as a youth athlete and martial artist. Danny's competitive spirit led him to rank #1 in the U.S. for Karate and Tae Kwon Do throughout the 90's. In high school he played football and wrestling. In wrestling he earned "Sophomore of the year" and "Motivator of the year" awards. After high school he became an Assistant Coach for the Middletown High School for about 3 years. Danny studied Exercise Science and obtained some of his many certifications through SUNY OCCC. Danny has over 15 years of Personal Training experience, 29 years of experience with martial arts and 19 years of latin dance experience. Danny has been mentioned in the Hudson Valley Record and is known as one of the top fitness trainers in the Hudson Valley area.



  • National Council on Strength and Fitness (N.C.S.F.) Personal Trainer

    • O.C.C.C. Fitness Trainer

    • Y.M.C.A. Personal Trainer

    • Y.M.C.A. Strength and Conditioning Trainer

    • International Fitness Association (I.F.A.)

    • Personal Trainer

    • Aerobics instructor

    • Kickboxing instructor

    • Step Instructor

  • Personal Trainer


    • Wrestling/ MMA Coach

    • Boxing and Kickboxing Instructor

    • AAU Metropolitan I.T.F. Tae Kwon Do Champion

    • AAU Nationals I.T.F. Tae Kwon Do Champion

    • AAU Junior Olympic I.T.F. Tae Kwon Do Champion

    • Pro-Spec North American Tae Kwon Do Champion

    • Pan Am North American Tae Kwon Do Champion

    • Super Grand National Karate Champion

    • Twin Towers National Karate Champion

    • Kevin Thompson New Jersey Karate Champion