Tori Bacheller

Health & Fitness has helped me overcome anorexia nervosa & has made me a stronger indivual inside & out.

Placed 9th

in northeast group five

Ms. Health and Fitness and Jared Allen's Homes for Wounded Warriors would like to thank Tori Bacheller and her voters for helping us donate $179,724.93 to our injured United States military veterans!


What would you recommend to others who want to be fit and healthy?

Its easy to get overwhelmed especially since there’s so much information out there but I suggest picking a small goal first. For instance, eating healthier. Grocery shop 1-2 times a week & cook in bulk. Lean protein, lots of veggies & simple carbohydrates. Once you get into a routine with that you can focus on your workout regimen or working towards that body building show you’ve always wanted to do. Also, never give up! Progress takes time & consistency!

How does fitness positively influence your life?

I honestly don’t know where I would be if I didn’t have the gym to go to when I needed a stress reliever. I was always active growing up, dance, competitive soccer & gymnastics. I didn’t get into lifting until after spending years in treatment facilities for Anorexia Nervosa, anxiety & depression. A family friend suggested I start working with a personal trainer so I could view food as fuel & not my enemy. I began resistance training & entered my first bikini co

If you were the next Ms Health and Fitness, what would you do with $20,000?

I would save it & put it towards my dream of opening my own gym some day! Helping others achieve their goals makes my heart soar. I want to influence young girls & women who might be struggling with body image issues or even dealing with an eating disorder.