What’s in My Gym Bag?: Sandor

What's in our trainer's gym bags?

Get to know our PFP trainers as they share what you can find in their gym bags!

My iPad

I keep all of my client’s workout information in my IPad and write my blog posts on it as well. It’s been a really useful tool for organizing and I love how easy it is to use.

Trader Joe’s Red Veggie Juice

Sometimes if I have a busy day and don’t have time to make something with a lot of nutrients from fruits and vegetables, I make a quick red juice shake with this powder. It has a lot of vitamins and minerals, takes 2 minutes to make, and tastes pretty good. I drink this in between sessions and it also helps curb my appetite.

Psyllium Husk

Psyllium husk is a main ingredient in Metamucil. It is a fiber supplement that has made my day after eating pizza or something heavy much better. I like to say that it helps my digestion work smoother and a nice added benefit is that it also helps fill me up especially if I’m feeling hungry. I can’t be the best trainer if I’m starving, and psyllium husk helps hold me over until I’m done training and can eat some food.

Slingshot Hip Circle

I keep my own personal slingshot hip circle in case I feel like doing a little extra leg work after my workouts or to help me warmup. It’s a fitness tool that travels very easily and I make sure to have that in my bag whenever I end up going out of town or somewhere with minimal equipment.

2 Empty, Refillable Water Bottles

I like to rotate between 2 water bottles when I’m working. I always have one in the fridge while I’m drinking the other one so that I have ice cold water. Staying hydrated is important for overall health and one of the easiest habits to get into to kickstart your health journey.


I choose to take creatine after every workout. Creatine is one of the most studied supplements ever and I’m taking it for it’s benefits in strength building. I go on cycles with it and once I’m done taking it I will cycle off of it for a while.

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