Shops at Legacy

Ally Tarter

Bar Method

Ally was born and raised in Dallas and started dancing at a young age. She loved the expression of tap and jazz and not to mention the frilly colorful outfits she got to wear for recitals. What girl doesn’t love sequins! After years of formal dance classes she shifted gears in high school and got involved in cheerleading and helped to take her squad to NCA Nationals for the first time in the school’s history. Since graduating college at SMU, Ally wanted to maintain that active lifestyle and tried different work outs but none seemed to effect her body and spirit like Bar Method. After the first Bar Method class Ally took, she knew it would change her life… but she didn’t realize just how much it would change her life. Within several months of taking classes, she was approached to... Read the profile >>

Georgette Dunn Shropshire

The Yoga Factory

Georgette Dunn Shropshire often jokes; that her bubbly personality ironically led her to leave her first yoga class before it really started! She wasn’t ready to witness the real power one gains when they slow down and listen; but that inner voice became loud and clear and she returned to yoga in 2005 and it felt like a home coming party! Like many yoga practitioners; she felt a sense of joy and peace that she never gained through any other form of fitness and she was hooked – line & sinker. In an effort to stop waiting for the “perfect” time and to go ahead and stop day dreaming; she happily enrolled and completed her 200HR power yoga teacher training in 2001. Moving one step closer towards her passion for health and wellness; Georgette enrolled with The Institute for... Read the profile >>

Jo Stokes

Lifetime Fitness

Jo is 500 hr E-RYT certified, certified Yoga Therapist, LifePower Yoga Master Teacher Trainer, and LifePower Yoga Teacher Training Faculty. She began her crazy, wonderful, transformational yoga journey in 1998 as a way to heal her hip and S.I joint from years of pain. After seeing numerous doctors, she found healing after just a few yoga classes and some therapeutic yoga stretches. It was shortly after that she began teaching yoga to help others find the joy of healing through Yoga’s therapeutic applications. In time, she was finally able to yoga jump/float forward(after 15 years of practice), numerous yoga trainings with many amazing teachers, loads of conferences and retreats, 6 yoga certifications, and whole lot of self study, she now describes herself as a “Spiritual... Read the profile >>

Ryan Southern

North Plano Crossfit

Ryan Southern is a level 1 CrossFit trainier and co-owner of North Plano CrossFit in the Shops at Legacy. Ryan began his athletic journey playing competitive soccer and moving on to basketball in school. He is driven by seeing people achieve things that they didn’t think were possible and that is part of what led him to CrossFit. "CrossFit focuses on making you better in and out of the gym. There is a huge piece of CrossFit that involves making people better athletes but more importantly better fathers, mothers, employees, bosses and community citizens. It has changed my life and now I want to pay it forward." Ryan is passionate about perfecting movement and caring for individuals on their journey to life long health and wellness. He has always enjoyed the “art” of coaching and... Read the profile >>

Wendy Randall

Hot Body Yoga

Wendy is a devoted teacher and practitioner of all things fitness. Wendy Randall believes that moving your body every day will change your life. Beginning her journey in wellness with personal training and teaching group cardio and strength classes she soon realized that sweat is life altering. Seeing changes in not only herself but her students through consistent fitness programs, she made it a lifelong career and goal to spread the word. She has developed numerous successful programs for Colorado Athletic Club (Denver, CO) and Lifetime Fitness (Minneapolis, MN & Dallas, TX). Wendy has lead group training and fitness classes for decades, and both Pilates & Yoga since 1998. She holds degrees in Education, Occupational Therapy, Holistic Nutrition and Lifestyle Coaching. Students... Read the profile >>