Dakota Fox

Mover. Shaker. Mischief Maker. Dakota Fox is a native to the Triangle area with a passion for helping others move better, feel better and bring more FUN into their lives. Dakota is co-owner of Aradia Fitness Triangle, a former police officer, and a new mom. Dakota currently teaches group fitness & personal training at Aradia Fitness Triangle, Crunch Fitness Raleigh, and Prestonwood Country Club. She has been teaching adults for nearly fifteen years, with a wide variety of skill sets that have helped her develop a  unique approach to fitness & wellness.


Dakota’s certifications, trainings & licenses include: IFTA Personal Trainer, AFAA Group Fitness, NC Justice Academy General Instructor, NC Justice Academy Subject Control & Arrest Technique Instructor, Aradia Fitness USA Pole Dance, Crunch XPert Pole Dance, MomemtOM Aerial Yoga, ElevatED Flexibility, Floor Flow by Flow Movement, POUND Fit, STRONG by Zumba, Bushido Women’s Self Defense Instructor, and more. She has also traveled internationally to teach pole, aerial & movement workshops and is an Aradia Fitness USA Master Trainer.


Instagram: @dakotafox84


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