The Home of Affordable Fitness

Simsbury, Connecticut

530 Bushy Hill Road – Simsbury Commons, Simsbury, CT 06070

Phone: 860-651-3937

Welcome to The ZOO Health Club of Simsbury, Connecticut! We invite you to navigate through our web page, register for our 7-DAY FREE TRIAL PASS and visit us soon!

Zoo Health Club of Simsbury Amenities:

  • State of the art Facility
  • Best Exercise class in town*
  • Spinning*
  • Group Fitness training*
  • Top of the line strength equipment
  • Cardio Equipment
  • Sauna*Additional costs may apply.
  • Free Weights
  • 24/7 Access*
  • Guest Privileges*
  • Tanning*
  • Locker rooms and showers
  • Personal Training*

The ZOO Health Club of Simsbury is a complete 24 hour access health and fitness center offering cardiovascular machines, strength training equipment, group fitness classes, personal training, tanning and much more!

The Zoo Health Club of Simsbury Group Fitness Class Schedule:








We are proud to be the official Health Club sponsors of the Jim Calhoun Road Race this year, and The Village ride.

‘Gifts of Love’ is our year-round charity of choice. You can find out more about these great organizations here:

Gifts of love –  Gifts of Love Website

Jim Calhoun –  Calhoun Ride/Walk Website

The Village for families and children –  Village for Children Website

We are proud to say that being a member of the Zoo Health Club will give you discounts around town! Here are a few places that you can go and get a discount by showing them your Zoo Membership tag!

  • The Meat House
  • The Pasta Company
  • Regis Salon
  • Massage Envy
  • Relax The Back

Joining The ZOO Health Club of Simsbury, Connecticut is Safe, Secure and Easy! Simply click the image below and complete the steps and your membership will be immediately processed and available for use.

Personal Trainers & Staff:

John Evans John has had a love for sports since he was born. He derives great pleasure from helping others reach their personal goals, improving self-confidence, and altering attitudes to fitness. John encourages you to try his classes and personal training, and help him, help you!

He graduated from John Moores University in Liverpool with a B.A. (Hons) in Sports Development with Physical Education.

John’s Certifications:

  • Diploma in Personal Training – Lifetime Fitness
  • AFPA Certified in Personal Training
  • CPR/AED Certified
  • Boxercise, Spinning and Circuit Training Certified
  • Working with Disabilities – Lifetime Certified
  • Working with Older Populations – Lifetime Certified

Specifically, John focuses on:

  • Group fitness
  • One-on-One Personal Training
  • Sports Specific Training
  • Elite Group Training
  • Training for Age Appropriate Populations

Morgan Hilyard-Evans

Morgan is a certified nutritionist, and is great to talk to in regards to diet and nutrition. Proper diet is an important step in meeting your fitness goals, and Morgan can help you get there!

Morgan is very excited to start this journey with her husband, John! Not only have they built the gym together, but raising their daughter Rhaedyn is a dream come true. One of her passions in life is to help people and she is here for you anytime! Come and talk to her about our Shakeology nutrition shakes!

She graduated from Roger Williams University with a B.S. in Biology.

Morgan’s Certifications:

  • AFPA Certified Personal Trainer
  • AFPA Certified Nutrition Counselor

Specifically, Morgan focuses on:

  • Nutrition Counseling
  • 1-1 Healthy Lifestyle Change Planning

Pete Thody Pete is a goal driven personal trainer; Your Goals are His Goals! Utilizing state of the art equipment, your workout will be tailored to your specific needs in a fun and safe atmosphere.

He graduated from Palm Beach, Atlantic University with a B.S. in Marketing and is a former Division II baseball player.

Pete’s Certifications:

  • NASM Certified Personal Trainer (Since 2009)
  • CPR/AED Certified

Specifically, Pete focuses on:

  • One-on-One Personal Training
  • Bootcamps
  • Core Classes
  • High Intensity Interval Training (HIIT)

Matt McGowan

Matt has experience in training everyone from athletes to the elderly. Whether you are looking to gain strength, improve fitness or develop overall wellness, Matt can design a program that will meet your personal goals.

He graduated from Central Connecticut State University with a B.S. in Exercise Science and Health Promotion.

Matt’s Certifications:

  • ACSM Health Fitness Specialist
  • AFAA Primary Group Exercise Instructor
  • CPR/AED Certified

Specifically, Matt focuses on:

  • One-on-One Personal Training
  • Bootcamps
  • Health and Wellness

Leslie Forker

Welcome! I am very excited to be joining the Zoo Health Club Staff! I am living the dream by being involved in the fitness industry. “It’s kind of fun to do the impossible.”

Daniel Duggan

Hello fitness enthusiasts! Congratulations on taking important steps towards getting healthy, and staying fit. I am here to help you with whatever you may need to reach your goals.

Ashlyn Delbone

I love to help people, and that is what I am here to do. My background in biology helps me to help you to understand the human body. Maintaining my health and fitness are passions of mine, and I am hoping to exude that here at the Zoo.

Cheryl Edwards

I LOVE AND LIVE FITNESS! As a personal trainer, spin instructor, avid triathlete, fitness enthusiast, physical education/health teacher, and mom I can help you find your real strength and achieve your goals!

Tammy Kroll

I LIVE and BREATHE Zumba! I am excited to have found a type of exercise that keeps me motivated! Come dance with me for a fun way to melt the pounds and tone muscle. Join the party!!!

Danielle Srb

IF YOU BELIEVE IT, YOU CAN ACHIEVE IT! My greatest passions are Spinning, Pilates, and Barre. I love working with people and I am so excited to be able to teach what I love and help others achieve their personal fitness goals. Hope to see you in class.

Marianne Berman

I have been working as a certified fitness instructor for 25 years. Wherever I live, wherever I work, whatever the newest fitness craze, I always meet nice people at the gym. It is a place we go to feel good, and I love being a part of that!

Christine Organ

As a ‘Veteran’ fitness instructor of 26 years, 9 in NYC and 17 here in CT, my goal is to make exercise fun and effective. I am a wife and mother of three, and like many of us, am extremely busy. Exercise gives me the physical and mental stamina to take on all of life’s daily challenges.

Contact the Zoo Health Club in Simsbury, Connecticut!


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