Samantha Clayton is an Olympic athlete, personal trainer, fitness model, track coach, TV spokesperson, wife and mother. She was born in Liverpool in the U.K. and is the lead instructor in the NEW Herbalife24FIT dvd series.
Samantha is a Certified Personal Trainer and Group Exercise Coach through American Fitness and Aerobics Association (AFAA) and ACE. She also is very well known in the world of fitness and trains other athletes and celebrities.
Having competed for Birchfield Harriers in Birmingham for 6 years, her breakthrough came in 2000 when she represented the U.K. as a sprinter in the 2000 Sydney Olympics in both the 200m race and the 4×100 meter relay.
Prior to the Olympics, she won two medals in the Olympics AAA trials – a silver medal for the 200m and a bronze for the 100m – as well as a silver medal in the 4x100m relay during the European Junior Championships. Her personal records include an 11.40 in the 100m and 23.02 in the 200m.
Samantha’s sporting experience and bubbly personality creates a motivational platform for many people to kick start their own road to fitness and that was why she was chosen for the Herbalife24 FIT dvd series.