Also known as Coach Mikk, CEO, Creator, and Coach of METAFit, Mikaela is a Southern California Native that has been playing competitive basketball since the age of 6. Coach Mikk has been a basketball fan since day 1 and her inspiration for training and fitness comes at a young age from her father. Coach Mikk has always believed in having discipline, heart and dedication outweigh all obstacles.
From high school and onwards, Mikaela’s career presented opportunities to compete Internationally for Brandon University in Manitoba Canada and Professionally overseas in Brcko Bosnia and Herzegovina (Division 1 Bosnian League) where she obtained her degree in Physical Education among many other accomplishments. Even though Coach Mikk was often the smallest player on the court, her grit and perseverance made her stand out from the rest. She played pivotal roles in helping her teams excel and was given the Most Inspirational Award in 2014. Coach Mikk still balls out till this day! Even though METAFit is a big portion of her life, basketball is still a passion she exercises daily. On the court, Mikaela will always be known for her strong leadership, court vision and ability to score the ball.
Through years of experience playing the game to developing youth programs and training athletes with professional experience, Coach Mikaela became passionate about helping athletes excel at the next level with confidence in their physical abilities and athletic mentality. Coach Mikk has been coaching and training for over 10 years, starting as a JV Coach in 2013 to a Varsity Assistant Coach in present. Coach Stanton is an energetic coach with a strong passion and in-depth knowledge of the basketball game and fitness lifestyle.
Now a NASM-Certified Personal Trainer, Sports Performance Enhancement Specialist and Basketball Skills Coach, she has created a platform and system of training that ignites the fire in athletes to work harder, value commitment, demand more of themselves, and train like professional athletes.
“I believe in redefining and modernizing athletic training for ALL athletes. I strive to create a platform and system that will enhance, empower and elevate the ultimate training experience. This experience will get athletes results they have never seen before through athletic fitness training, simple nutritional guidance and accountability for accomplishing their goals.”
#1 Mikaela Stanton 2014-18
#9 Mikaela Stanton 2019-20