Our Trainers | Highlite Newcastle

Our Trainers

Highly experienced fitness coaches


The best in the business

Our health and fitness trainers are highly experienced and highly skilled. They will advise, motivate, inspire and encourage you every step of the way. They will help you achieve your best.

Mark Hebblewhite

Founder and Head Coach, Mark developed Highlite’s hi-tech training method. He is highly experienced in the fitness industry, and comes from a background of endurance sports including running, cycling and triathlons. He’s passionate about fitness and is well-known for his motivational one-liners. Mark is a registered member of Fitness Australia.

Qualifications: Bachelor of Commerce | Certificate III & IV in Fitness | Certificate II in Strength and Conditioning | Certificate in Advanced Kettlebell Training | Certificate in Advanced Heart Rate Training from Polar Education Zone

Danielle Tippett

Danielle has more than 23 years’ experience in the health and fitness industry and is an extremely experienced group trainer. Her enthusiasm for fitness is infectious and she’s highly skilled in the technical aspects of strength training. Her exceptional ability to motivate clients is evident at every session.

Qualifications: Certificate III in Fitness | Certified TRX functional and group fitness trainer | studying undergraduate degree in Nutrition & Dietetics.

Todd Wright

Todd is a highly experienced Strength and Conditioning Coach. Formerly with the Newcastle Knights, Todd specializes in evidence-based training techniques, and can help challenge and develop mindsets that may be preventing members from achieving their goals. He also founded Highlite’s Hi-Performance Academy to provide the Hunter Region’s junior athletes with elite training programs.

Qualifications: Bachelor of Psychology | Certificate III & IV in Fitness | Certificate II and III in Strength and Conditioning

Daniel Bunyan

Daniel is a passionate, highly qualified strength and conditioning coach with over 10 years’ experience within the fitness industry. Having worked with junior-national and national-elite level sporting teams, he absolutely loves the energy of group training. Dan is a movement specialist and assists members to improve mobility, strength and anaerobic capacity throughout the sessions. Dan continues to educate himself and is currently completing his Master of Clinical Exercise Physiology and his Level II in Strength & Conditioning.

Bachelor of Exercise Science | Bachelor of Business | Certificate III & IV in Fitness | National Strength and Conditioning Association Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist | Australian Weightlifting Federation Level 1 Power Coach

Want to train with us?

We love what we do and know you will too. Why don’t you drop in or call us on 02 4963 2990 or 0411 135 614 to book your free trial session and find out how we can inspire you?