National Fitness Hall of Fame Museum & Institute

Educate * Motivate * Inspire

Brenda DyGraf

2013 NFHOF Inductee

“Healthy American Fitness Leader”


Hometown: Windermere, Florida



Widely recognized as a top exercise trendsetter in today’s product- driven fitness industry, Brenda is responsible for bringing numerous breakthrough products to fitness enthusiasts worldwide including, but not limited to;

  • The Ab Roller Plus - first ab product featuring head and neck support
  • The InStride Walker - first ‘A’ frame walker
  • The Revolution Cycle - first home spinning bike
  • The Lateral Thigh Trainer – unique bi-directional stepper
  • The AirClimber Xpress - compact air stepper featuring Air Power Technology

Certifications: Certified by AFAA as Personal Fitness Trainer and selected by them to train upcoming Fitness Instructors, USA/Europe. Certified and Expert Presenter for IDEA and personally trained and certified by Nautilus equipment founder, Arthur Jones as Professional Fitness Trainer.

Spokesperson for 19 different infomercials which have been broadcast in over 30 countries.  Brenda has appeared monthly on the Home Shopping Network for 15 years and bi-monthly on QVC for five years.

Brenda continues to reach new heights in the exercise video industry by choreographing and starring in over 190 exercise videos and DVD’s. Featured in a line of Cosmopolitan fitness videos and co-starred in Gilad Janklowicz’s infomercial and videotape series “The Quick Fit System”

Brenda won the prestigious United States Aerobic Championship in two categories; Single Female and Mixed Pairs and also won 18 aerobic championships in three different categories; Single Female, Mixed Pairs and Team

Brenda’s Overall Message; Whether it’s one of Brenda’s exercise videos, infomercials or live performances, her heartfelt message is always the same; “If you rely on the champion within you, you can do anything.”