Daryl Devonish


I have been a coach and personal trainer for over 30 years. Here’s a quick rundown of my credentials:

  • University of Toronto Honours Specialist for Physical Education

  • Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist (CSCS)

  • Certified in Olympic Weightlifting

  • FMS (Functional Movement Systems) Level One

  • International Youth Coaching Association, Speed and Agility Specialist

  • International Youth Coaching Association, Nutrition Specialist

  • National Council of Strength and Fitness (NCSF)

  • Resistance Training Specialist (RTS) levels I & II

  • National Coaching Certification levels II

  • CPR/First AID

  • Twist Conditioning Level 1 and 2

  • Official Nike SPARQ Trainer

  • Precision Nutrition Level I

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Eric Lindros, NHL Hockey Player, Toronto Maple Leafs

Tyler Toffoili, NHL Hockey Player, LA Kings

Josh Ho Sang, NHL Hockey Player, New York Islanders

Max Domi, NHL Hockey Player, Montreal Canadians

Riley Smith, NHL Hockey Player, Vegas Knights

L.P Ladouceur, Pro Football player – Dallas Cowboys

Frank Hoffman, Pro Football player – Toronto Argonauts, CFL

Karim Grant, Pro Football player – Montreal Allouettes, CFL

Steve Young, Pro Football player – Winnipeg Blue Bombers, CFL

Mark Heese, Pro beach volleyball player and Olympic bronze medalist

Kara Zakrzewski, Pro beach volleyball player, Olympic hopeful

Maris Lush, Pro Skier

Kyle Hall, Soccer –Syracuse University

Ben Johnson, world class sprinter


Over the course of my training career I’ve had the honour of working with some amazing people. That list includes some very high level athletes.

The pros have put their trust in me, let me show you what it takes to perform at the elite level, or book me to simply hear some really great stories!


“Daryl was instrumental in helping me with my off-season training. He brought a unique energy to the workouts and had a knack for creating efficient programs that gave me the results I wanted. I would recommend him to any athlete looking to take their game to the next level.”

-Eric Lindros, Former NHL Player

“Daryl worked hard at making sure I felt physically and mentally prepared for the season. He really helped me build my strength and increase my agility so I could play at the next level with confidence. If you commit to his program, you’ll get the results you want. I highly recommend him.”

-Tyler Toffoli, LA Kings ,NHL

“I’ve never seen faster or better results than when I started training with Daryl. I feel a lot better and I have more energy to enjoy other activities in my life.”

– Mike Burns, CEO, Princess Margaret Cancer Foundation

“I recommend Daryl to everyone in Toronto who asks me for a referral. He’s got extensive knowledge of body mechanics and he works with everyone, from beginners to pro athletes.
Daryl truly understands what it takes to get results.”

– Tommy Europe, TV Host of “Last 10 pounds Bootcamp” and “Bulging Brides”


Don’t just take my word for it. Here’s just a sample of what some of my clients are saying about their experience with my programs.

I’d love to add you to the list!



Let’s take a look at your fitness goals and start to develop a customized plan to reach them. Book your FREE over the phone consultation with me today!

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