Jacques Van Der Linde is the owner and founder of JVL Wellness & Lifestyle Boutique Centers in South Africa. With outlets situated in Gauteng, distribution agents across South-Africa and in the process of expanding its international footprint this business man turned fitness mogul has expanded his company at a rapid pace in the last eighteen years. He is the fitness “go-to” guy and his qualifications as a master specialist in the wellness industry has led him to international accolades being added to his portfolio. With fitness titles such as international fitness couple in the world with his wife, undefeated Mr. South Africa Physique and too many others to mention he leads his company by example and by truly living what he believes. This corporate CEO aim to allow people to love the life they live by being addicted to the “healthy lifestyle” he portrays. His mantra is to only settle for the dream and he steers the JVL in accordance to this vision. Jacques is the soul of the JVL brand and the mastermind behind the Victorious lifestyle. This committed father believes that wellness must be passed on to our next generation for we are what we teach our young.



Owner and founder of JVL Wellness & Lifestyle Centres (CEO) International winner in the couples division; Pro Fitness Athlete; 3 times undefeated Mr. SA Physique; Ranked 2nd in the world as a Pro Swimsuit Muscle Model with competitions at Fame World Championships; Nutritional advisor; Fitness Trainer; Multiple Magazine Cover Model; Motivational speaker on wellness; MC for numerous events; Head judge at Fitness and lifestyle events.