Abby Steffel – Manager & Instructor
About Me: I graduated from Alexandria Technical and Community College in May of 2018. I am originally from Olivia, MN.
Classes I Teach: Spin & Strength, Circuit, and HIIT
Hobbies/Interests: Hunting, fishing, traveling, meeting new people, being at the lake, and being outside!
Favorite Exercise: Squats and HIIT.
Michelle Hooper – Office Assistant & Instructor
Jackie Asp – Instructor
About Me: I’ve lived in Hutchinson almost all of my life. I’m married;
his name is Bill. I have 3 children Joshua, Brittany, and Jaslynn. I
have 4 grandchildren. “Hobby” is being a fitness instructor which I’ve
been for 24 years.
Classes I Teach: I teach Monday morning 8:30am Step class and Thursdays 4:15 pm. I’m also a sub for SS/SF, Kickboxing, Kettles, Spin n Strength, Body Blast, and Strength Circuit classes.
Hobbies/Interests: My husband always tells me that I could live at the gym, which he’s right. I love to teach and love to go try everyone else’s workout classes. I like biking, walking, boating, snowmobiling, gardening, and driving motorcycle.
Favorite Exercises: All cardio exercises and strength training
Cindy Guggisberg – Instructor
Lori Haffley – Instructor
Kristi Hanson – Instructor
About Me: I work as a Registered Nurse in the Surgery Dept at Hutchinson Health. I’ve been married to my husband Anthony for 13 years, and we have 3 children – Samuel (11), Audrey (10) & Jacob (7)
Class/Classes I Teach: HIIT Class, Circuits
Hobbies/Interests: Running, playing volleyball, community volunteering, any outdoor activities, and cheering loud & proud at my kid’s sporting events!
Favorite Exercises: Burpees, Jump squats, Plank Jacks, Spider-man push-ups
Nancy Jurgenson – Instructor
Classes I teach: Silver Sneakers: Cardio and Strength, Spin and Strength, Muscle Pump, Fitness and Nutrition
Hobbies/interests:I love any aerobic activity. I’m also an RN, and have been working in the health field for over 20 years! What keeps me young is spending time with my energetic family!
Favorite Exercises: Biking, Jogging, and Aerobics
Marine McKinney – Instructor
Dixie Fly – Instructor
About Me: I grew up in Hutchinson, left after high school and have now been back for three years, with my husband and two kids. I am a stay-at-home mom and work as a nurse part-time.
Classes I Teach: Muscle Pump and Spin n’ Strength
Hobbies/Interests: Running, traveling, reading, scuba diving
Favorite Exercises: It’s all about LEGS! Squat press with dumbbells on the bosu ball, Crossfit thruster, Walking lunges with bicep curl.
Janet Mraz – Instructor
About Me: I have been teaching aerobics for 15-20 years
and love how music can motivate you to move.
Classes I Teach: Body Blast, Go lo
Hobbies/Interests: Dancing, biking, snowmobiling, sports (watching our children), being outside at the lake, camping, flower gardening
Favorite Exercises: Floor aerobics, strength training
Lucy Newcomb – Instructor
About Me: I’m Lucy Newcomb, I’m a lifelong resident of Hutchinson, graduate of HHS and U of M. I’m a dental hygienist at Hutchison Family Dentistry. I’m a mother of 3 college grad (2 are married) and soon to be grandma.
Classes I Teach: Spin, Spin n strength, Step classes, Mix-it-up (aerobics, kickboxing, weights), Triple G (glutes, guns, guts)
Hobbies/Interests: Spending time with family and friends; downhill, x-country, water and jet skiing; singing and playing guitar; traveling
Favorite Exercises: I don’t have a favorite. I feel it is important to work all muscle groups to keep a good balance in your body (biceps then triceps). One form of exercise I do love though is walking.
Stacey Patrick – Instructor
About Me: My real job is Lab Manager at Hutch Health. I have lived in Hutchinson for 14 year. My husband and I have 4 children – Alex, Abby, Manda, and Tony. I have been involved in fitness my whole life. I have been teaching group fitness since 2004. I have been certified in group fitness since 2005.
Classes I Teach: I love to teach step aerobics and Silver Sneakers/Silver & Fit. I have also taught circuit.
Hobbies/Interests: Reading, aerobics, jogging, and hanging out with my family.
Favorite Exercises: I don’t have a favorite exercise, but there is nothing better than an intense step aerobics class to make me sweat and smile.
Kristin Pulkrabek – Instructor
About Me: I am a HHS graduate and Hutchinson native. I am married to my husband Matt for 14 years, we have 3 girls- Ava, Eden and Rowan. I graduated from the college of St. Catherine were I received a degree in Physical Therapist assistant. I work 2 days a week with in home care and the rest as at a stay at home mom!
Class/Classes I Teach: 8:30 Monday- wild card.
Hobbies/Interests: Spending time with family and friends. Also love cooking, gardening, reading, biking, and fitness.
Favorite Exercises: I love body weight exercises with my favorite being a burpee push up!
Pete Royer – Instructor
Judy Thunstrom – Instructor
About Me: Lived in Hutch all my life. Have taught aerobics and dance most of my life. Choreography awards – regional and state. Dance competition – 1st place awards local and national.
Class/Classes I Teach: Body blast, SS cardio, SS MSRM (muscle, strength, range of motion), Latin dance, SS yoga, Extreme step
Hobbies/Interests: Teaching dance, traveling, family, reading
Favorite Exercises: Step-extreme!
Jodi Timm – Instructor
About Me: I’m from Hibbing, MN and have lived in Hutchinson for about 4 years now with my
husband, Matt. I have taught physical education for 4 years, one year in Sweden, and 3 years in Buffalo Lake. I coach girls’ basketball and am one of the instructors, personal trainers, and the manager at AFC.
Class/Classes I Teach: Spin, Spin ‘N’ Strength, HIIT classes, strength circuits
Hobbies/Interests: Staying active! Whether that’s running, going for a bike ride, participating or teaching group fitness classes, playing basketball or volleyball, or just going for a walk…I love it all! Cheering on the Lynx and Gophers, spending time with family and friends, being outdoors, getting into cooking and reading more, and shopping of course.
Favorite Exercises: Burpees, Lunges, Squats, any Ab exercises
Ellen Tracy – Instructor