Seattle's Best Fitness Instructors
Offering the best group exercise classes in Seattle such as Tabata, BodyPump, Zumba and Bootcamp along with cardio
and free weights, Personal Training and our PTX small group sessions including Barre, Gravity and TRX.
Kari Anderson | HiLo Dance, Step Challenge, REACH, GravityGROUP, Core/Ball
Kari Anderson, co-owner of The SeattleGYM (formerly ProRobics Conditioning Clubs est. 1982), is recognized as one of the world’s leading fitness experts. She has presented at fitness conventions around the world since 1986. Kari has been awarded IDEA FitnessInstructor of the Year, IDEA Business Person of the Year, and ACE Fitness Director of the Year along with receiving numerous video/dvd awards. Kari has a BA in Speech/Communication from UW, a BS in Exercise Science from SPU and is ACE certified. Formerly a National Gold Medalist in synchronized swimming and a scholarship student at Joffrey Ballet in NY, Kari continues her love of athletic competition on several USTA tennis teams.
Vicki Moen | SeattleGYM GroupX Manager, TBT, Barre, Balletone, Cardio&Sculpt, Pumped Up Strength, BODYPUMP
The SeattleGYM Group X & SGT Director
Total Body Tabata Instructor Training Co-Founder
Master Trainer Balletone
ACE, AFAA & NASM Provider
Upon graduating from the University of Washington with degrees in Dance and Kinesiology Vicki spent two years dancing in New York and begun to teach aerobics at a small women’s fitness center in the west village. She enjoys teaching all kinds of group fitness, from small group GRAVITY & TRX strength training to larger groups in the main group x studio. She loves all the options for getting and staying fit that The SeattleGym offers. There is something for everybody! Certifications: ACE Group Fitness, ACE Personal Trainer, Lesmills BODYSTEP™ & BODYPUMP™ Instructor, efisportsmedicine GRAVITY Trainer, Zumba, TRX Suspension Trainer, BA in Kinesiology and Dance from University of Washington, Owner of Tailor Made Training
Autumn Antovich Skeel | TBT, Cycle
Autumn Antovich-Skeel has been a group fitness instructor for over 20 years. Her fitness certifications include AFAA and ACE among others from the health care industry. Autumn graduated with a BSN from Seattle University and has been a practicing RN for 15 years. She is passionate about enhancing the quality of lives of the people she encounters through fitness and health. Autumn is known for her energetic style of teaching and fun personality. She resides in Seattle with her husband, two young daughters and two dogs.
Nora Azami | Zumba
Sydney Chase | Group Fitness
Sydney has been dancing for 20 years with experience in ballet, jazz, tap, contemporary/lyrical, hip-hop, and pointe. Sydney holds a certification from AFAA in Group Fitness and is certified in Barre, and Pumped Up Strength. She considers group fitness a form of self-care and is so excited to share her passion for fitness and inspire others. Outside of leading, Sydney loves adventuring with her dog, trying out new cafes, and cooking at home with her boyfriend.
Bryan Del Rosario | BODYPUMP
With a background as a tax attorney, Bryan is all about compliance and playing it safe. As a BodyPump instructor, high-intensity training enthusiast and black belt in Shudokan Karate, he's all about proper technique, timing and conditioning. His energy and passion for moving together as one will get you pushing to your limit whether it's to conquer one more Clean & Press/Power Press combo or bringing ‘the heat’ to drop a squat a little lower.
Katie Franklin | TBT, Barre, Pilates Mat
Katie Franklin has been teaching at TSG since 2001. She teaches TBT, Barre, Pilates-based Mat, boot camp, stretch. step, dance-based and cardio classes. She has a B.F.A. in Musical Theatre from Syracuse University where she trained in acting, voice and dance, and she currently directs youth musical theatre. Katie also has her law degree from Georgetown University Law Center.
Rachel Henneck | TBT, BODYSTEP, BODYPUMP
Joey Lopez | BODYPUMP, BODYSTEP
Joey Lopez teaches Les Mills BODYPUMP AND BODYSTEP at the Seattle Gym (Queen Anne). He joined the gym in May 2008. He is also a cycle (spinning) instructor. He began teaching Total Body Tabata in May 2015. Joey holds a group fitness certification from the American Council on Exercise (ACE).
Dance to the Latin beats - salsa, merengue, reggaeton, dancehall, cumbia, Latin hip hop, electro-tropical and more! This is your time to let your mind and body be in the moment, feel the rhythm and celebrate life!
Jocelyn Paoli | Pilates Mat, Barre, Cycle
Multi Disciplined: • Ace • Stott Pilates • Johnny G Spinning • EFI Sports Medicine Gravity • Total Barre™. An avid cyclist, Jocelyn brings her outdoor experience inside with great music, coaching and varied terrains. A cycling injury introduced her to Pilates for rehabilitation. She’s passionate about sharing this discipline in all workouts. Stott Pilates trained for over a decade, her dynamic mat classes encourage the beginner; challenges the advanced. In Total Barre™Jocelyn evokes the long lean graceful lines of a dancer, with the strength of an athlete. She enjoys traveling; biking through Walla Walla wine country, or guest instructing Pilates in Rio de Janeiro!
Randy Paris | BODYPUMP
Randy Paris ACE (American Council on Exericise) & AFAA (Aerobics and Fitness Association of America) certified Group Fitness Instructor. A member of the Washington Karate Association, Ballard Dojo. Les Mills internationally certified instructor in BODYCOMBAT ®, BODYPUMP®, BODYFLOW®, BODYVIVE® and an efisportsmedicine certified GRAVITYGROUP Trainer. Randy has practiced and studied Aikido, Shito Ryu Karate, Iyengar and Vinyassa Yoga and classic boxing. www.randyparis.com
Alex Rosenblum | TBT, Yoga
A proud gym-rat, on any day you’ll find Alex working out in the same classes he teaches; He’s made a career sharing his two passions- yoga and fitness- with others. Alex is dedicated to helping students realize their limitlessness, and specializes in working with clients to find the balance where health, exercise, and mindfulness meet. Alex is an ACE certified personal trainer and group fitness instructor, and holds 200 e-ryt and 500 ryt Yoga Alliance Certifications. He also holds numerous specialty fitness certifications- including certification as a Total Body Tabata™Instructor, a certified TRX Trainer, a Functional Range Conditioning®Mobility Specialist, and Corrective Exercise Specialist in the BioMe