We pride ourselves on our friendly, knowledgeable and energetic staff! Our team selection process is rigorous, and the end result is an unmatched level of superior service in a comfortable and genuine atmosphere.

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Darren Kanwischer BPE
Owner

Darren Kanwischer

BPE, Owner

Darren has owned and operated Fifth Avenue Club since 1996. He has been married to Cindy for 27 years and they have two daughters. He is a native Calgarian and graduated from the University of Calgary. Darren’s competitive spirit drives him to set the fitness bar high for his staff and members. He also regularly leads humanitarian aid trips to Mexico and Ethiopia (Belo).

  • d. 403.543.4740
  • m. 403.543.4747
  • e. darren@fifthavenueclub.ca
Garth Mamicpic BSc, PT
General Manager

Garth Mamicpic

BSc, PT, General Manager

Since graduating with his Bachelor of Science degree in physical therapy from the Philippines, Garth has been working in the spa and fitness industry in the Philippines, Middle East and United States before moving to Calgary in 2010. Garth enjoys outdoor activities, swimming, playing squash and listening to a wide variety of music. He ensures that our facility and equipment remain in pristine condition!

Amber Ward
Assistant General Manager/HR Coordinator

Amber Ward

Assistant General Manager/HR Coordinator

Amber is originally from Regina, Saskatchewan and full of Rider Pride! She had the pleasure of spending ten years in Halifax where she studied Office Administration. Amber enjoys traveling down south soaking up the sun, walking, and boating. She is ready and willing to assist you with all your club needs!

Barbora Hulkova
Barbora Hulkova
Operations Assistant
Barbora Hulkova

Barbora Hulkova

Operations Assistant

Barbora was originally born in the Czech Republic and moved with her family to Victoria, BC when she was 12 years old. There, she enjoyed the laid back West Coast life until last year when she moved to Calgary to explore what else Canada has to offer and to experience the big city life. In her free time she enjoys running, hiking and camping, and she’s even starting to get her balance on roller-blades.

Come and see her at the front desk for any assistance or just to say hello.

Nicholas Hill
Nicholas Hill
Operations Assistant
Nicholas Hill

Nicholas Hill

Operations Assistant

Born and raised Nova Scotian, Nic originally made his way to the West Coast in 2011. From there he has made a valiant effort to travel the world (although Latin America is his niche). His passion for a physically active lifestyle began during his younger years, playing competitive football and rugby. Feel free to stop by and chat with Nic about his travels, or ask any questions about your efforts in the gym.

Caity Horosko RMT
Massage Therapist

Caity Horosko

RMT, Massage Therapist

Caity is a recent graduate of the Mount Royal 2,200 hour Massage Therapy program. She enjoys helping a variety of clients, including pre-natal, chronic pain management, and sports injury. She believes healing is an active process, in which the client must be dedicated to their own health and well being, and she enjoys facilitating this process in any way she can. When not working, Caity enjoys playing guitar, running, and hanging out in coffee shops with a book. You can find her at the club, chatting it up with someone and ready to help you feel 100%!

Corinne Belt
Corinne Belt
Personal Trainer
Corinne Belt

Corinne Belt

Personal Trainer

Corinne grew up in Three Hills and moved to Calgary in 2008 to pursue her Health Science degree at Mount Royal University. She graduated in 2012 and later completed a Personal Training Diploma and Functional Movement certification to supplement her education.  In 2016, she completed a volunteer internship in Cambodia where she worked as an exercise therapist and caregiver for children with multiple physical and mental disabilities.

Corinne loves playing and watching sports and spends as much time as possible outside hiking, mountain biking, running, fishing and spending time with friends and family.

Kai Peters
Kai Peters
Personal Trainer
Kai Peters

Kai Peters

Personal Trainer

Kai grew up in Bermuda and moved to Canada in 2008 where he attended Brentwood College School. Kai trained as a competitive rugby player, helping his team become provincial champions in his later years at Brentwood. He continued his career training with Bermuda’s National Rugby team before moving to Calgary. He moved to Calgary in 2013 to pursue his passion for personal training at Mount Royal University. He graduated from MRU’s PFT program and also became certified as a CSEP CPT to supplement his education. Kai is extremely passionate about the fitness lifestyle and prides himself on integrity and discipline.

Matthew Roy
Matthew Roy
RMT
Matthew Roy

Matthew Roy

RMT

Matthew grew up in BC before moving to Calgary to complete his 2,200 hour massage therapy diploma at Mount Royal University. He has always been passionate about the healthcare industry and massage therapy has been the perfect fit. He believes that working with clients to create an effective treatment plan is the best way to deal with tough conditions. On top of the relaxation and therapeutic skills he acquired at Mount Royal, Matthew is also certified in lymphatic drainage techniques. Matthew focuses on creating a positive and professional atmosphere and looks forward to helping you with your healthcare goals!

Prabh Bahia
Prabh Bahia
Operations Assistant
Prabh Bahia

Prabh Bahia

Operations Assistant

Prabh is a born and raised Calgarian, but completed his schooling out west in Kelowna at the University of British Columbia where he received a Bachelor of Human Kinetics!  His love for sport started young, as he grew up playing close to a decade of competitive football. Currently, Prabh is completing a bachelor’s degree in education at the University of Calgary and hopes to continue with football as a coach. Chat him up about his travels around Europe or his time spent abroad in New Zealand!  You can usually find him at the desk or hitting the weights in the gym.