Vail Village

Ellen Miller

Endurance/Athletic Coach: Vail Athletic Club

Ellen is a USATF Certified Level 2 Endurance/Athletic Coach, and works as an Outdoor Fitness Coach in the Vail Valley. She is the Coach/Manager of the US Women's Mountain Running Team. She is the only American woman to climb Mt. Everest from both Nepal and Tibet 2 (1 of 5 women in the world) and she works guiding treks and climbs in the Himalaya. Beyond her world-wide extensive climbing resume, Ellen has also climbed other Himalayan 8000-meter peaks Lhotse, Cho Oyu, and Manaslu in 2010. In 2013, she became the second woman in history to climb Nuptse, and complete the "Everest Trilogy.' In 2002, she was voted Colorado Sportswoman of the Year for longevity and achievement in athletics. Ellen takes pride in helping people at any ability level, reach their potential in fitness and wellness.... Read the profile >>

John Mark Seelig

Functional Fitness Training: Manic Training, Lakota Guides

John Mark Seelig moved to Colorado in 2004 with his wife. They were both lovers of skiing and the mountains, but quickly realized the Summers would become their true passion. John Mark became a raft guide that first summer and now owns Lakota Guides, a thriving rafting and outdoor adventure company in the Vail Valley. The whitewater community in the valley continues to be a close knit group of mountain lovers. John Mark and his wife had backgrounds in fitness before coming to Vail, but fitness has "new skin" as John Mark Seelig is a Ski Patroller at Beaver Creek and the captain of the US Men's Rafting Team. His goals for fitness are not just for his personal gain, instead they are rooted in enjoying the mountains with this community for years to come. The gym is a training ground for the... Read the profile >>

Kim Fuller

Vail Athletic Club, Revolution Power Yoga, Minturn Fitness Center

Kim Fuller grew up playing in the Colorado mountains. As a yoga teacher and a freelance writer, Kim is always excited to share movement and words with the world. She finds inspiration for teaching and writing through the love of nature, paired with the power of igniting energy, language connection. Kim has a love for outdoor activities that yoga complements — running, biking, hiking, backpacking, skiing, snowshoeing — and she also enjoys keeping up with her interests in photography, guitar, reading and cooking. Join her for a deep, heartfelt flow — breaking through blocks for new pathways to an authentic and empowered existence. Read the profile >>

Nicola Farrer

Vail Athletic Club, Angel’z Fitness, Synergy, Avon Recreation Center

Born and raised in Yorkshire, England, Nicola made her way across the pond, age 23, and found her husband and her yoga practice in Vail, Colorado! A student first, teacher second she began teaching in 2005 and has attended a diverse range of workshops and trainings since then. When yoga became a lifestyle for Nicola she adopted a vegan diet and a more compassionate way of life. Guiding her three beautiful children down the same path is the most inspiring and challenging aspect of daily life and the most rewarding! You'll find Nicola teaching in many places across beautiful Eagle County and the Vail Valley. She brings a deeper dimension to her classes, leading students into a more internal inquiry into themselves. Weaving yoga philosophy, breath work, asana, the stories behind the asanas... Read the profile >>

Rachel Nelson

Revolution Power Yoga

Rachel Nelson‘s boundless energy and enthusiasm are rooted in her passions: throughout her career as a professional snowboarder, as she has traveled around the world, and while she has committed to the art and practice of teaching yoga, she’s relied on her natural magnetism, positivity and compassion to guide her journey. Teaching since 2005 she is also co-owner of Revolution Power Yoga in Vail, Colorado, a Baptiste Affiliate. She is a 500hr E-RYT and 500hr Certified Baptiste Teacher, and assists Baptiste trainings worldwide. She contributes as a driver and thought leader for countless initiatives that benefit and bring joy to the community. She enjoys having her family close by and spends much of her free time playing outdoors with her husband Jay and their two dogs. Visit... Read the profile >>