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Hillary Ryan

Gainey Village

Hillary Ryan is born and raised in Arizona, spending most of her years in the Scottsdale community. Hillary started her yoga journey almost 4 years ago at At One Yoga in Phoenix. She was going through a challenging time in her life and found yoga as her outlet for health and peace within herself. Yoga had a major impact on her life right from the beginning and she knew this was her way to connect and give back to others. Hillary started her teacher training at Lifepower on 1/11/11 and knew it was a sign that she was on the right path in life. She has learned from a few powerful influential teachers within our community including Jon Salisbury, Jenn Chiarelli and Anton Mackey. In July, Hillary will finish her 200/hr Kundalini Yoga teacher training at Yoga Phoenix at the Ashram. Currently... Read the profile >>

Kristin Bullock

Gainey Village

Kristin fell in love with the practice of yoga after taking her first class in 2008. Being an athlete and dedicated to sports her whole life, as well as various training methods, she had no idea what to expect. She never could have dreamed that one class would send her down this path and life long journey. After only a few classes, Kristin began to discover how much this practice not only changed her physically, but her way of thinking, her way of being, and ultimately she began to fully open up to her life. She was drawn to the way it healed and stretched her body, but more importantly, how it calmed her mind. After diving herself into Ashtanga for two straight years, and studying with various inspirational teachers, she decided to go into teacher training. In 2010 she completed her... Read the profile >>

Mycal Anders

Crossfit PHX

Mycal “Derz” Anders has been a competitive athlete his entire life. He played football at both the Air Force Academy and Texas A&M – Commerce. Derz fell in love with fitness in college while working in the offseason at the Academy. He was fortunate enough to initially develop his knowledge from Allen Hedrick, M.A., CSCS*D, the head strength and conditioning coach at both the Olympic Training Center and the Air Force Academy. He continued his education at Texas A&M – Commerce under Dr. Ken Alford, PhD. In 2006, Mycal graduated with a Bachelor of Science in Health and Human Performance, Kinesiology. Upon the completion of his collegiate career, his focus was shifted to bodybuilding where he placed in the top five of each competition, winning two classes along the way. As... Read the profile >>

Shandi Rooney

Studiomixx

Shandi is the owner and creator of Studiomixx in Oldtown. She received a B.S. in Exercise Science from the University of Kansas. After college, Shandi relocated to Los Angeles where she was recruited by Jackie Warner, Bravo's "Workout" and Jillian Michael's NBC'S, "The Biggest Loser" to train at their Beverly Hills studio, Skysportspa. After working with the best in the industry, Shandi developed a system that burns fat while sculpting and elongating all the muscles in the body. Shandi believes you have to "shock" your body to get rapid results. You have to keep your muscles confused so you never reach an exercise plateau. Shandi is the mother of two small children and she understands the importance of a quick and effective workout. Her phylosophy is simple, "Work your Workouts". Work... Read the profile >>