Your fitness goals

Dr Mannion Personal Training is about your Goals

As an experienced trainer, Olympic lifter and Powerlifter I have helped many people to lose weight, tone their muscles and develop strength and power.

So whether you want to lose weight, improve fitness, increase flexibility and power or tone muscles then use me as your Personal Trainer.

  • At Home, in the Park, in the Gym or in a Group activity
  • Get the proper advice on weight training and weightlifting
  • Learn how to use weights safely
David Mannion Personal Training, Canterbury, Faversham, Ashford

Why choose me

  • I will carefully monitor your progress starting with an initial free consultation
  • I am a highly motivating Professional Personal Trainer with 41 years (1974 - 2015) of weight training and weightlifting experience
  • I will fit the training programme around your Goals and your Needs
DM Fitness Training, Canterbury, Kent


  • British Student and University Champion 1984 both Olympic and Powerlifting
  • North East England 1983 Olympic and Powerlifting Champion
  • Durham University: Discus, Shot-put and Hammer throwing Champion
  • British Masters Olympic Weightlifting Champion 2007, 2010, 2012 and 2017
  • 4th in the European Masters Olympic Lifting Championships 2015 Bangor
  • 5th in the European Masters Olympic Lifting Championships 2013 Kusadasi, Turkey
  • CYQ level 2 Gym Instructor and level 3 Personal Trainer
  • BWL Level 2 Coach
  • Technical team official at the London Olympic Games 2012
  • International Weightlifting Referee