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Aaron Leventhal

Aaron Leventhal owns and trains at FIT Studios in St. Louis Park. Before opening FIT Aaron played professional soccer for the Minnesota Thunder. Aaron specializes in tailoring workouts to the goals of each individual. When he isn’t training at FIT he plays soccer and spends time with his wife and kids. Read the profile >>

Bert Parker

Bert Parker was born in Chicago and went to college at Caroll University where he played football and baseball received a B.S. in Excercise Science. Bert owns Phenix Fitness where he trains all-levels of clients in speed, agility, strength and conditioning, endurance, TRX and power lifting. Bert loves to compete in triathalons with his Fiance Rebecca. Read the profile >>

Heather Corndorf

Heather Corndorf has been a dancer all her life and received her BFA in dance from the University of Michigan. She has taught group fitness classes at gyms such as Lifetime, Equinox, and Calhoun Beach Club and even created an original workout called Moxie, which was recently produced into DVDs sold on Amazon. She now teaches exclusively for Lifetime SLP. Read the profile >>

Nancy Anderson

Centerspace Pilates Studio

Centerspace Pilates Studio owner Nancy Anderson has been a presence in the Twin Cities fitness industry since the early 1980's. As a young woman, Nancy studied dance with a variety of Minneapolis and New York choreographers, including Dorothy Lundstrum who was a friend and protégé of Joe Pilates. In the late seventies, she turned her passion for dance to a career in fitness instruction. She traveled to Los Angeles during the peak of Jane Fonda’s fitness craze to absorb the excitement and culture of the aerobic dance movement. She returned to Minneapolis to introduce aerobic dance in one of the first aerobic studios in Minneapolis called the Sweatshop Studio on Loring Park. In 1988, Nancy was recruited as a master trainer to introduce step aerobics to major clubs throughout the United... Read the profile >>

Stephen Johnson

Stephen Johnson started his yoga journey in 2005 to relieve his stress and anxiety. He soon discovered an obsession with yoga and Corepower in particular. Stephen received his 200 hr certification through Corepower in 2011 and now manages the Corepower Minnetonka studio. He lives in Minneapolis with his partner Vinny, a former ambassador for our store. Read the profile >>