Enita El Gancho Group Ex Instructor Headshot


Group Ex Fitness
Cycling Instructor

Enita is certified as a personal fitness trainer, and group fitness instructor. Enita Pendleton received her Bachelor of Creative Arts degree from the University of North Carolina at Charlotte (UNCC), and was a collegiate gymnast and body builder.

Enita has been a group fitness instructor and personal trainer at El Gancho for more than 25 years. She enjoys the health and wellness challenges that are unique to every client and member at El Gancho. Enita has the knowledge to train people of all fitness levels as well as most post-rehabilitation situations.
Enita is also an Assistant Professor in Fitness Education at the Santa Fe Community. She is the director of the Fitness Instructor Training (FIT) Certificate program. Enita teaches classes within the Exercise Science AA degree program and the FIT Certificate program.


  • American College of Sports Medicine (ACSM)
  • National Strength and Conditioning Association (NSCA)
  • National Academy of Sports Medicine (NASM)
  • American Council on Exercise (ACE)
  • TRX
  • Schwinn Indoor Cycling