Arnold Tobin

Arnold Tobin is a fitness and health expert and consultant for more than 25 years who has designed specialized fitness and health programs for private individuals, professional athletes, corporations, leading entertainers, pre and post rehabilitative persons.

He is a former Track and Field Champion and World Class 2 Time Olympic trial athlete and a former member of the United States National Bobsled Team.

He has been featured and quoted in national magazines and local newspapers.

Arnold has also hosted seminars in fitness and health and has been featured in national commercials.

Arnold Tobin founded Fitness System Design, a full functional unilateral method and
training system for superior strength, muscle balance and flexibility. He has 25 plus years as
a pioneer in the personal training industry, developing programs and protocol for orthopedic
surgeons, physicians, professional athletes, corporations and private individuals. As a
former track and field champion, National team member for the USA Bobsled and two time
Olympic trial athlete, he has inside knowledge to the inner workings of the athlete.
In 2003 he invented “Thenar Glove” a patented revolutionary finger hand
strengthening glove and system. Thenar has been used to restore strength to the surgically
repaired hand of Olympic Gold medalist Paul Hamm for the 2008 Olympics. Also used by the
Fairfax County Police Department, US Marine Corps, New York Jets Football, professional
baseball, basketball, and the United States Professional Tennis Association (USPTA).
Thenar’s technology allows for resistance in each finger with functional movement in
three distinct strength levels. He has successfully eliminated RSI (repetitive stress injury)
for individuals in leading industries. He has since hosted and served as a guest speaker on
seminars on health, fitness and finger hand strength performance for teaching Tennis
professional at the USPTA -Eastern annual convention.
Arnold Tobin’s belief is that “We are born equal, our life styles create imbalances”.
His system of balance, repetition and consistency is the core of Thenar and is both the
external & Inner “Source of Strength”.