Durval is a BOC Certified Athletic Trainer. When not helping patients at Fit Club Durval serves as the Head Athletic Trainer at Lehman College, an NCAA Division III institution. As a certified ATC his duties include the prevention, immediate care, and rehabilitation for patients of all athletic backgrounds. Durval previously spent six years as an Assistant Athletic Trainer at Fordham University, an NCAA Division I institution in the Atlantic 10 Conference.
Durval received his Bachelors and Master’s Degrees in exercise science with a specialization in athletic training from The University of Buffalo. Durval is a member of the National Athletic Trainers' Association (NATA), the Eastern Athletic Trainers' Association (EATA) and the New York State Athletic Trainers' Association (NYSATA). Durval also serves as a mentor within the Ethnic Diversity Advisory Committee (EDAC) of the NATA, where he currently mentors several aspiring athletic trainers. He is currently pursing his Certified Strength & Condition Specialist (CSCS) certification.
He has worked with professional athletes in the past who include New York Red Bulls' Goalkeeper Ryan Meara, Texas Rangers' Pitcher Nick Martinez, Miami Dolphins' Safety Isa Abdul-Quddus, & Green Bay Packers' Running Back James Starks.