IFBB Professional Judge

IFBB Hall Of Fame Inductee

IFBB Ms. Olympia Champion

NPC National Champion

3 x IFBB Ms. Olympia Overall Runner-up

3 x Arnold Schwarzenegger Ms. International Competition Champion


Vickie Gates has been training celebrities and NFL Players, as well as high school athletes and “motivate mom’s” for over fifteen years.  Vickie, a former Fitness and Bodybuilding Champion, and the founder of Strictly Fitness, has dedicated her life to inspire and assists people to get “in shape” and lead healthier lifestyles. 


Vickie is one of the most sought after trainers in the country.  Vickie’s knowledge in nutrition, strength and conditioning has helped many professional athletes learn to eat and train efficiently and effectively.  Most notably, she has worked with 8-times Mr. Olympia, Ronnie Coleman.  Vickie is invited to judge fitness competitions worldwide.    


Through her years as a personal trainer, Vickie’s experience and wisdom has increased her passion for the progression of the health and fitness industry.   She desires to “Change your mind to change your body.”  She is inspired by Romans 12