Meet Eddy Johan Bolaños, the personal trainer who spends his time traipsing around Manhattan to notable and interesting clients who all think of him as their confidante. Or you can find him at his gym, ITrain where fun and inventive classes and training can be had.
personalized and innovative workout methods, the ability to get along with almost anyone, a mellow nature with a propensity for being intrigued by conspiracy theories.
where did you grow up?
I was born in Colombia and came to New York when I was 10.
are you a social person?
Yes! I have good friends from all walks of life. describe your sense of style high-end designer brands, but leaning toward a minimalist, graphic look.
tell me your favorite thing about New York City
the cultural diversity—you can meet someone from any part of the globe in NYC.
what do you do to unwind?
inhale nature’s best offering.
what’s your favorite thing to do at a party?
dance and talk to interesting people—people love telling me their deepest, darkest secrets. your cocktail of choice? I only drink beer or Chivas Regal.
name the goal you’d like to accomplish over the next year
reach 100 clients a month at the gym.
Photo: Eddy in visual black and white, shot at the ITrain gym in Kew Gardens, Queens, New York, his personal workshop. .