Voted 2018 Business of the Year by Aptos Chamber of Commerce!

Fitness from the ground up…

We believe in creating a customized plan for you. First, we complete a fitness assessment. Next, we provide thoughtful training techniques that are guaranteed to bring results you are looking for. We don’t believe in just turning you loose in the gym, leaving you feeling frustrated and abandoned. A training coach will work with you each and every time you come in.

 

High Level of Expertise

Jim Tucker, PT, OCS and Kathy Tucker, RN, CMT

Owners Jim and Kathy Tucker opened Seascape Village Fitness with a philosophy of physical training and education for weight loss, recreation, and athletic performance. Jim is a board certified Orthopedic Physical Therapist and Kathy is an RN. Together they have over 50 years of medical experience. Over the last several years Jim and Kathy have created a physical training environment with trained staff who share the vision for expert professional services to help every member.

Accountability  •  Support  •  Results

Why do people stop exercising? Lack of motivation. People just like you have unique needs, and without a customized plan, results can be hard, if not impossible to reach. You can avoid frustration and the loss of motivation by relying on our well-planned fitness goals constructed especially for you. Our trainers hold you accountable. And not only that, you will find that you’ll receive a huge amount of support from the other members who have become a close community. Regularly working out with accountability and support means….results!

“The trainers and workouts are fun and stimulating. We look forward to the work outs, the staff, and the people who frequent the classes. It is an integral part of our lives now, and we really miss it when we cannot make a class. We love the fact that the facility and class structure are overseen by a talented physical therapist who cares about our welfare. We could not be happier. They truly make our life better is so many ways.”

— Harolla S.

Meet Our Team

Jim Tucker

PT, OCS, Owner

Jim is a board certified Physical Therapist and a long standing member of the American Physical Therapy Association. His area of specialty is Orthopedic and Sports Rehabilitation where he uses a unique blend of manual therapy techniques, modalities, and the use of therapeutic exercise to reduce pain, improve posture, and restore functional mobility and performance. He earned a degree in Physical Education from Cal Poly, San Luis Obispo followed by advanced training in Physical Therapy from California State University, Fresno. He is board certified as a Specialist of Orthopedic Physical Therapy.

Kathy Tucker

RN, Administrative Manager

Kathy is an RN with over 20 years of nursing experiences. She manages our Physical Therapy Department and oversee’s our Customer Service, Human Resource, and Community Outreach Programs. She enjoys dancing, gardening, and working out with her family and friends.

Chance Dupuis

PT, DPT

Chance was born in the Big Sky state of Montana, where he graduated with his Doctorate in Physical Therapy in 2014. Growing up in Montana, he always had a passion for outdoor sports, and gained an early interest in health and wellness while playing soccer competitively year-round.  He recently joined the Seascape team to provide patient-centered and personalized care to the Aptos community. During his physical therapy training, Chance pursued extensive education in Manual therapy, including an independent study of Mulligan’s Mobilization with Movement technique, along with spinal manipulation techniques. As a therapist, Chance has a special interest in improving the lives of his patients with the latest manual therapy techniques and specific exercise interventions. When he’s not taking care of patients Chance can be found out on the ocean surfing, free-diving, and enjoying all that Santa Cruz County has to offer.

Joe Strawn

BS, Fitness Manager

Joe is a recent graduate from San José State University with a B.S. in Kinesiology, with an emphasis as an exercise and fitness specialist. Exercise and fitness have always been a major part of his life, playing a variety of competitive sports in high school and continuing to play baseball in college. Throughout his athletic career, he sustained a variety of injuries, which heightened his interest in both preventative and rehabilitative training. When Joe is not at SVF. you will find him playing baseball in a recreational league on the weekends, or enjoying mountain biking, snowboarding, hiking and kayaking. Helping others attain their health and fitness goals is a passion of his and he hopes to instill his passion for exercise in others.

Frannie Dunton

PT Aide, CPT

Frannie is a Physical Therapy Aide and NASM Certified Personal Trainer. She also has Certifications in Yoga and Pilates. Health and fitness have always been an important part of her life and she is passionate about helping others improve the quality of their lives through exercise. Her experience as a lifelong athlete, competitive soccer player and coach has given her further insight into the needs of her clients. She lives an active lifestyle, enjoys giving back to the community, and seeks a balance in life between time with her family, work and play.

“The staff at Seascape fitness is great. They are very knowledgeable, supportive, and encouraging individuals. They’re more like family and they really care about you as an individual. They are willing to take the time to accommodate your needs and make sure that your exercises are just right for you. Seascape fitness is more than a gym it’s a community where you get to meet new people and have fun exercising.”

— Frances and Regina