Maria Sharp – IFBB PRO

"Darren Toma has been my coach for the past seven years and what a Journey! Not only has he transformed me every time I compete, he was able to create a program and meal plan to beat my Genetics! Having a physique that is not tailor made for figure; Darren has always had faith in my determination to prove I can be at the top. Not only is he my coach he is a friend for life and his knowledge and love for the sport reflects in all his athletes...You want to be the best Train with Custom Built!!" Maria

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Maria Morrone – IFBB PRO

"In the bodybuilding Industry, Darren has cultivated a solid reputation as one of the most knowledgeable, credible and enthusiastic strength and conditioning coach in Canada. His Hungarian work ethic & commitment to work long hours and be in direct contact with his clients; is his most enduring quality. He is a professional IFBB PRO, business owner, father, husband & friend who is organized and easy to work with. He spends a surmountable amount of time ensuring that the athletes he works with are properly educated and more importantly, utilizing his programs responsibly. This grassroots, accessible approach, is comforting in a world

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Keashia Wester – IFBB PRO

"My first competitive season with Darren was in 2012 where I took overall woman's physique at BC provincials. I then went on to Canadian Nationals a few months later where won my pro card becoming BC's first woman's physique pro. A few months later I entered my first pro show in Culver City California and placed 4th at the Titans Grand Prix. It has been an amazing journey and Darren has been there with me every step of the way encouraging and supporting me. Darren has an undeniable eye for detail cuppled with nutritional guidance and cutting edge training. His

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Erin Harding – IFBB PRO

"If you're researching around for a trainer/coach stop looking! I made the switch to Darren in 2010 after coming off an amazing first year of competing. I was and am grateful for my success that year but knew I needed a different perspective. At Nationals 2010, I had the fortunate opportunity to experience Darren's coaching support via a friend who was also competing. She and I were in Toronto sharing a hotel room. I was unbelievably impressed by his positive and continued support during this crucial time only hours before show time. The best part is Darren wasn't even in

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Mirko Maras – IFBB PRO

"After competing in my first show and placing 2nd, I knew what I wanted, and that was to win. I heard about Darren and saw how he was constantly on top of his clients with the program changes and diet changes and that was something I wanted. I joined the Custom Built Team on my prep for BC's and it couldn't have gone any better. I placed first in my class and ended up taking the overall, fast forward to a week later and I had the same results at Nationals earning me my Pro Card, making me BC's first

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Annette Mountford – IFBB PRO

My name is Annette Mountford, and I am an IFBB BIKINI PRO. Wow!! It is still so crazy to be able to say that! Back in 2015 when I was looking into competing at my first bodybuilding show, I never imagined how far I could go, or even dared to dream about becoming an IFBBPRO;But when I met Darren and Lara and became part of Team Custom Built, everything changed!!! From the first time I walked into posing class, I KNEW I was on the absolute BEST team out there! From day one, Darren and Lara believed in me. And

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