Craig is a Master Instructor, completing a Stott Pilates certification in all levels and apparatuses in 2001 before moving out to California where he became the director of a Pilates-based physical therapy center, Rapid Rehab International. During his eight years as director of Pilates, Craig worked with all kinds of injuries as well as giving seminars on his rehab techniques. Working with doctors from the Spine Institute in Santa Monica California and the Spine Center at Cedars-Sinai, he created a program for spinal injuries, as well as a strengthening and injury prevention program for golfers.
Using biomechanical analysis and kinesiology, Craig constructs specific programs that combine Pilates, Counter Muscle Balancing, cardio, weights, and stability. Combining positive reinforcement and dynamic exercise programs Craig inspires and motivates his clients to heal and improve themselves. He gives master classes and lectures across the nation, along with private sessions in his Santa Monica based studio. Not only has Craig helped people with Parkinson’s, hip and knee replacements, and spinal injuries, he has also trained corporate executives, Olympic athletes, professional golfers, and celebrities.
Craig Zuckerman founded Z-Line Fitness, LLC in 2011, after opening his home-based studio. He’s been featured in OK! Magazine and recently he created and co-wrote, The Office Effect Handbook– easy solutions for work-related pain. Using his years of knowledge in personal training and physical rehabilitation, Craig set out to create an easy-to-follow guide, allowing people to take control of their aches, pains, and injuries. Seen on the Doctors Show and the CBS, KCAL 9 News, The Office Effect Handbook has sold copies worldwide.