About Us


Our mission is to motivate, educate and empower you to achieve your best self.
We believe every body is unique. We believe dreams are worth pursuing. We believe women are STRONG.
STRONG Fitness Magazine Australia is a trusted source of cutting-edge fitness and health information for the modern woman who lives to be fit.

Contact us: info@strongfitnessmag.com.au

Meet the team

Alicia-Fistonich

Alicia Fistonich

Alicia Fistonich was a Brisbane-based strength and female powerlifting coach, and she is undertaking a Bachelor of Exercise and Sports Science and working towards acquiring Precision Nutrition Certification. She is passionate about educating women on the benefits of being strong, fit and healthy, and about promoting body positivity.

Katelyn-Swallow

Katelyn Swallow

Katelyn Swallow is a journalist, editor and communications professional based in Melbourne. She entered the fitness media industry as Editor-in-Chief of flagship publication Women’s Health and Fitness magazine at just 25 years of age and she’s never looked back.

Angelique Tagaroulias

Angelique Tagaroulias

Angelique Tagaroulias is a communications professional with background in magazine journalism, content creation, PR and marketing. She moved from the sunny East Coast to Melbourne to pursue her dreams, where she now combines her main loves: health, fitness and wellbeing, and creating engaging content.

Deon_Haar

Deon Haar

Deon Haar runs three recruitment businesses located in Brisbane, where he lives with his fiancé and their four children. He has an honours degree in marketing, experience working in brand management and radio advertising sales, and a strong interest in the health and fitness industry.

Advisory Board

Alexa Towersey

Alexa Towersey

Head Trainer

Alicia Beveridge

Alicia Beveridge

Associate Style Editor

Denae Brown

Denae Brown

Performance Coach

Leanne Ward

Leanne Ward

Dietitian

Brad Morris

Brad Morris

Strength Coach

Rachel Evans

Rachel Evans

Holistic Health Coach

Kristina Ioannou

Kristina Ioannou

Associate Beauty Editor

Sarah McMahon

Sarah McMahon

Psychologist & Body Image Expert