Contact this Expert Witness
- Company: SportFit Consulting, LLC
- Phone: (301) 448-5499
- Cell: (301) 448-5499
- Fax: (888) 750-2869
- Website: www.sportfitconsulting.com
Specialties & Experience of this Expert Witness
General Specialties:Athletics & Recreation and Biomechanics
Specialty Focus:Fitness, exercise, health club, gym, training, exercise equipment, fitness center, treadmill, baseball, bicycle, triathlon.
Education:BA, Harvard University; MS, California University of Pennsylvania
Years in Practice:40
Number of Times Deposed/Testified in Last 4 Yrs:25
Mr. Baumgarten has 40+ years of experience in the fitness industry, including working as a personal trainer, program manager, business owner, facility designer, equipment salesperson, etc. He has a Masters in Exercise Science, certification from ACSM (Health-Fitness Director), NASM, and as a Medical Exercise Specialist. He has been an adjunct professor at Marymount University; editorial Board member and columnist for Fitness Onsite magazine; and a columnist for Boardroom magazine. Mr. Baumgarten has presented at numerous conferences, and has over 16 years' experience as an expert witness, on over 170 cases, both for plaintiffs and defendants. In addition, he has many years of experience in baseball, fastpitch softball (championship official), and cycling, including certification as a bicycle fitter, bicycle mechanic, and cycling coach.