Phone: 217 – 839 – 2851
Hours of Operation: Monday-Saturday: 9:00am-12:00pm, Monday-Thursday: 3-7pm
Business Category: Gym, Fitness Center, Tanning
Our Mission Statement:
We are here to provide an added resource for the citizens of our surrounding communities to improve their quality of life through exercise and physical fitness.
Work Hard. Get Fit. Have Fun. Live Life!
Meet Our Staff:
Owner, TJ Allan
TJ is a 2001 graduate of Gillespie High School and a 2007 graduate of St. Louis College of Pharmacy. His interest in health, fitness, and entrepreneurship lead him to take the “plunge” in 2009 and start Ageless Fitness in downtown Gillespie, IL. With the support of the local community TJ has made his vision for Ageless a reality. In addition to handling the behind-the-scenes business activities for Ageless, he currently works as a Pharmacist at Sullivan’s in Gillespie. His hobbies include working out and reading.
Instructor, Amber Shelton
Amber is a 2004 graduate of Edwardsville High School, and a 2008 graduate of Southern Illinois University-Edwardsville. She was a vital part of two high school basketball state championship teams at Carrolton High School. She went on to play college basketball her freshman and sophomore years of college for the Illinois State University Redbirds and for the SIUE Cougars her Junior and Senior years. While at SIUE she was named an All-American her Senior year. Amber is currently a P.E. teacher, Head Varsity Softball Coach, and Head Varsity Volleyball Coach at Litchfield High School. Along with Corrie Laux, she is an instructor for our Bootcamp Program at Ageless. Her hobbies include working out and playing board games.
Instructor, Corrie (Allan) Laux
Corrie is a 1995 graduate of Gillespie High School and a 1999 graduate of Olivet Nazarene University. She was a standout athlete and softball player during her high school career. Currently, Corrie is 8th on the all-time wins list and has the 10th lowest career ERA ever for Illinois High School Softball Players. At Olivet Nazarene University she was 4-time NAIA National Player of the Year and a 2-time national champion. Click here to see her high school records and here to see her college records. Corrie is a teacher at Liberty Middle School in Edwardsville and one of our two bootcamp instructors. She also does softball pitching lessons, hitting lessons, and kids classes at Ageless. Her hobbies are hanging out with her family and shopping.
General Manager, Pete Visintin
Pete is a 2003 graduate of Gillespie High School and a 2007 & 2009 graduate of Southern Illinois University-Edwardsville. He earned an MBA from SIUE and is a certified personal trainer with the American Counsel on Exercise. In addition, Pete played basketball at Illinois College for one year and played in National Intramural Basketball Association Tournaments at the University of Missouri, DePaul University, and the National Intramural Championship Tournament at Ohio State University. He has been with Ageless from the start and handles the day-to-day operation of the business and is a Personal Trainer at the facility. His hobbies include lifting weights, hanging out with friends, and creating websites.
Graphic Designer & Screen Printer, Austin Peterson
Austin is a 2011 graduate of Gillespie High School and a 2014 graduate of Southern Illinois University-Edwardsville with a degree in accounting. He is the owner of Ageless Apparel for which he does graphic design, screen printing, and embroidery. Austin is without a doubt one of Macoupin County’s youngest and most successful entrepreneurs. Click here to check out some of his work. His hobbies include lifting weights, reading, and hanging out with friends and family.
Phone During Staffed Hours: 217 – 839 – 2484