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Kris Etheridge

Owner, Personal Trainer and Pilates instructor

Kris Etheridge grew up on the sunny beaches of the Sunshine Coast and was heavily involved in sports from a young age. It wasn’t just his love of staying fit that led him to where he is today.

It was in his senior years at high school that Kris was introduced to a community program that required the students to choose from a variety of roles, all designed to benefit the community.

Kris's work with the elderly showed him that by giving his time, listening and showing an interest he could really improve the quality of someones life.

This realisation paired with Kris’s love of fitness started it all.

A personal trainer for over 10 years Kris has personally delivered over 20,000 training sessions, has worked with hundreds of different people from busy mums to CEO’s, actors, celebrities and elite athletes.

Kris spent the last decade refining his methods and now holds over fifteen training certifications, including being a certified Pilates instructor and is a registered exercise professional with Fitness Australia.

Kris has shared his fitness advice with leading Australian magazines and newspapers including; The Age Newspaper, The Sydney Morning Herald, Australian Cosmopolitan MagazineAustralian Women’s Health and Fitness Magazine, The CEO Magazine, The Good Health Magazine and more.

In 2012 Kris opened his Personal Training & Pilates Studio (KE Fitness) located in the heart of Toorak Village.


Alexandra Forrest

Personal Trainer

The always smiling Alexandra is the senior personal trainer at KE Fitness.

Alex is a certified personal trainer and an experienced strength and conditioning expert, having competed in numerous powerlifting competitions with the VDFPA.

Currently studying a Bachelor of Nutrition at La Trobe University to graduate as a nutritionist in 2019.  She has always loved all things health and wellness. Whether it's strength training in the gym, hiking outdoors, creating healthy delicious foods or meditation.

If you're new to weight training, looking to improve your technique, wanting to reduce your body fat, gain muscle or you simply want to get more out of your workouts in minimal time, she is the trainer for you.

"It's very rare to find trainers like Alexandra, with her credentials, personality and work ethic she is able to continually improve not only herself but her clients and those around her.  Trainers who are continually learning and striving to be the best in their field is what I look for in my trainers and I'm very excited to have Alex as part of our team" - Kris Etheridge