EVAN CHELINI is a Strength and Conditioning Coach who has been involved in fitness for the last decade and as a coach since 2009. Experienced, with a diverse knowledge base and skill set ranging from nutrition and rehab to speed mechanics and power lifting, he now spends his time and efforts committed to the Sand Dunes Strength and Conditioning athletes and the community of Destin, Florida.


Coaching both internationally and throughout the Southeast, he is also an accomplished Mixed Martial Artist with an undefeated record and a specialization in boxing and Brazilian Jui-jitsu. He's always looking to stay on top of the most updated and innovative programming,  he utilizes every square foot of the gym to challenge his athletes in the areas of Olympic lifting, gymnastics, cardio conditioning, and mobility.


Evan has always felt that exercise is something to improves your quality of life. His outlook and approach is unconventional, innovative, and extremely effective.




CrossFit Level 1 Coach (Accredited)

CrossFit Football

CrossFit Movement and Mobility

USAW Sport Coach

StrongFit Certified

Precision Nutrition PN1

Precision Nutrition PN2




Olympic Lifting Trained

Gracie Jui-jitsu Blue belt

Eagle Scout