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About Johan Petro

Founder, Activ8 Mind & Body

Born on January 27, 1986 in Paris, France, Johan Petro’s passion has always been to push the limits to achieve total body health and wellness. Before coming to the United States, he was a key member of the French National Team. He won the French League title in 2004-2013, and also represented the French National Basketball Team and won the Gold Medal during the 2013 European Cup. He was drafted and played with the Seattle SuperSonics, Denver Nuggets, New Jersey Nets, and Atlanta Hawks throughout a 10+ year NBA career.

Best known for his unparalleled accomplishments in the NBA and French National Team, Johan Petro founded the Activ8 concept on the premise of bringing high-end professional workouts & recoveries to the masses. After surviving a career-ending heart aneurysm, Petro wanted to continue his athletic endeavors and help educate and motivate others to be the best versions of themselves.Petro brings a unique and fresh perspective with these modern studios and is quickly revolutionizing the health and fitness industry.

As a professional athlete, Johan knew just how important self-care is and decided to launch in 2014. Activ8 Mind & Body is a comprehensive fitness center consisting of high-end professional workouts including weight training, pilates, boxing, barre, and cycling workouts. The athletic club features top of the line instructors, amenities, and equipment including Peloton exxercise bikes, M3K Megaformers, and The Mirror technology. Taking a tailored approach to each individual’s needs, Activ8 Mind & Body is a destination that incorporates a variety of modalities to provide multiple options to clients to attain the highest level of health and wellness goals.

At its epicenter, Activ8 Wellness & Medspa is a facility offering appearance-improving procedures under the care of medically trained professionals to help each client look and feel their best. Activ8 Wellness & Medspa is the top destination for Cryotherapy and Cool Sculpting, to Laser Treatments, Fat Reduction, PRP and aesthetic and esthetic services — think “non-invasive Mommy Makeover”. We also offer personalized membership packages and programs.

The Activ8 brand aims to provide a complete, personalized protocol for each and every client that walks through our doors. You will be treated with the highest level of service the industry can provide, and will be catered to with your own goals and needs in mind. The Activ8 team members are all qualified, educated, and caring individuals who are ready and willing to address and optimize your individual Mind, Body, Health, Wellness, and Beauty goals.

Our Coaches


Johan Petro


Johan Petro is the founder of Activ8 Mind & Body, former NBA athlete and fitness expert.


Daniela Cosma

Artistic Consultant

Daniela brings a unique energy to every workout she leads.


Taylor Smith

Sales Manager

For complete harmony of body and mind, Taylor takes us through breathing and more.

Our Classes

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Gym Hours

Monday - Friday4am - 11pm
Saturday8am - 1pm

Find Us

(561) 623-0895

1010 Gateway Blvd #103, Boynton Beach

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