Chantel Rae is a small town girl. Who decided to move away after graduating to take courses in hairstyling, office administration and dental assisting. Chantel has always been athletic even in her teenage years playing baseball, volleyball, and dance.
The small town she was growing up in had opened up a gym. When Chantel at the age of 16 had joined the gym she had picked up her first set of weights. After that Chantel Rae was hooked. Amazed she felt with how her body could change from just weight training alone. She then started educating herself about the importance of a clean diet to further succeed with her health and fitness.
By having a professional athlete as a boyfriend gave her the confidents and motivation to get serious about fitness. Shortly after Chantel was approached by a well-known photographer in the fitness industry and was asked to do a photo shoot. She decided to give it a try. Not knowing much about the fitness industry and how it works. Chantel was ecstatic to find out that only from one shoot had lead to a two-page feature in VEX magazine and a placing in Inside Fitness' "Hot & Fit 100".
After following many athletes progress on social media networks she decided to compete for WBFF in the summer of 2011. With no help from a trainer or nutritionist she took the stage in the bikini diva category. Knowing that all her hard work was finally to be recognized by other published medias such as Fitness Gurls Magazine.
Due to her boyfriend’s career, she is now spending time in Sweden where she keeps busy with her training and exploring the Swedish lifestyle. When returning home to Canada this spring she is excited to be bringing a Swedish magazine called "Slitz" back with her, which she is featured in. Chantel’s proudest moment of her fitness career would be placing top 10 in Inside Fitness "Hot & Fit 100" at #9 alongside of all her fitness role models and being featured in the Sports Illustrated website.
After being busy with all the great opportunities, she is extremely excited to be returning home to see her family and friends. Not to worry as the next chapters in her future fitness plan shall continue.