Hugo Cranswick is the Founder and Head Trainer of Valkyrie Functional Training, as well as a specialist in the field of functional training and human biomechanics.

Hugo has a diverse understanding of these philosophies and focuses on channelling his expertise to improve the quality of life in all of his clients. Along with his holistic approach to health, Hugo presents a wealth of knowledge on nutrition and paths to an active, healthy lifestyle.

The combination of his unique skill set and his absolute passion for his clients has led him to consistently deliver outstanding results.

Qualifications Include:

  • StrongFirst SFG Kettlebell Level 1
  • TRX Suspension Training Level 1 & 2
  • Kettlebell Training
  • TRX Rip Trainer Level 1
  • ViPR Training Level 1
  • Strength & Conditioning (ASCA)
  • MMA Fight Fit
  • Pre & Post Natal
  • Certificate III & IV in Fitness
  • First Aid


Have you got what it takes? Be a part of Newcastle’s fastest growing functional fitness centres and join the Valkyrie Family. Contact us for more info.


True to our vision, our facility is fitted with all the tools to fine tune your body. We have designed an open space freestyle training area to encourage free movement as well as installing Power Cages, Suspension Training Rigs and a Sled/ Sprint track to support our Valkyrie Bootcamps.

Newcastle Functional Training