Lauren Hitchell - Owner  Teaches: Booty Barre, Knockout, Hip Hop Cardio, Booty Shakin Friday, Vertical Fitness, and HIIT Express   Lauren studied dance at Rhythm Dance Center, an award winning studio in Atlanta Georiga, for 10 years. She was a member of their prestigious competition company for 8 years and started teaching at the age of 16. For the past 5 years, Lauren has taught Hip Hop in Frisco and started Booty Shakin' Friday. Lauren has studied under famed choreographers such as Kevin Maher and Bobby Newberry. Lauren is a dance coach for Summit County's  Dancing with the Mountain Stars  charity event

Lauren Hitchell - Owner
Teaches: Booty Barre, Knockout, Hip Hop Cardio, Booty Shakin Friday, Vertical Fitness, and HIIT Express

Lauren studied dance at Rhythm Dance Center, an award winning studio in Atlanta Georiga, for 10 years. She was a member of their prestigious competition company for 8 years and started teaching at the age of 16. For the past 5 years, Lauren has taught Hip Hop in Frisco and started Booty Shakin' Friday. Lauren has studied under famed choreographers such as Kevin Maher and Bobby Newberry. Lauren is a dance coach for Summit County's Dancing with the Mountain Stars charity event

Ruth Nash - Booty Barre   Ruth brings her energy and love for dance to every Barre class! Ruth found Barre when she was looking to strengthen her leg after an ACL injury from a skiing accident, and has loved it ever since!  Ruth has 10 years of dance training in styles including ballet, jazz, acrobatics, tap, and modern dance. In addition, she is a committed student of yoga, and has strong anatomy and physiology knowledge, as she is also an experienced Registered Nurse currently working in emergency services.  With her dance background, yoga practice, and medical knowledge, let Ruth help you strengthen and lengthen your muscles in Booty Barre!

Ruth Nash - Booty Barre

Ruth brings her energy and love for dance to every Barre class! Ruth found Barre when she was looking to strengthen her leg after an ACL injury from a skiing accident, and has loved it ever since!

Ruth has 10 years of dance training in styles including ballet, jazz, acrobatics, tap, and modern dance. In addition, she is a committed student of yoga, and has strong anatomy and physiology knowledge, as she is also an experienced Registered Nurse currently working in emergency services.

With her dance background, yoga practice, and medical knowledge, let Ruth help you strengthen and lengthen your muscles in Booty Barre!

Jess Roberts - HIIT Express   Jess is a full time working mom of two active boys. She knows the importance of juggling work and family and still finding time to stay fit.Growing up as an athlete in the Midwest, she played every sport offered to her and played Division 3 softball for Simpson College, winning 2 National Titles during her time on the team. She has a passion for health and fitness and after suffering from an ACL injury she decided to take her passion to the next level. Training alongside Bill Phillips, fitness pro and author of Body for Life, Jess has trained hundreds of clients transform their minds and bodies to a healthier lifestyle.

Jess Roberts - HIIT Express

Jess is a full time working mom of two active boys. She knows the importance of juggling work and family and still finding time to stay fit.Growing up as an athlete in the Midwest, she played every sport offered to her and played Division 3 softball for Simpson College, winning 2 National Titles during her time on the team. She has a passion for health and fitness and after suffering from an ACL injury she decided to take her passion to the next level. Training alongside Bill Phillips, fitness pro and author of Body for Life, Jess has trained hundreds of clients transform their minds and bodies to a healthier lifestyle.

Haruko Smith - Ballet   Starting out as a figure skater and later an ice dancer, Haruko has had extensive ballet training in the San Fransico Bay Area (Ballet Califia), Paris (l'Academie de Danse Montparnasse and Centre du Danse du Marais), and New York City (Steps, Broadway Dance Center, and Alvin Ailey). She moved to Summit County in 2012, and is also an Adjunct Faculty of Ballet at Colorado Mountain College and cross country ski instructor.

Haruko Smith - Ballet

Starting out as a figure skater and later an ice dancer, Haruko has had extensive ballet training in the San Fransico Bay Area (Ballet Califia), Paris (l'Academie de Danse Montparnasse and Centre du Danse du Marais), and New York City (Steps, Broadway Dance Center, and Alvin Ailey). She moved to Summit County in 2012, and is also an Adjunct Faculty of Ballet at Colorado Mountain College and cross country ski instructor.

 
Henna Titola - Vertical Fit: Intro and Level 1   Henna is originally from Finland, but has livied in Summit County for 5 years. Henna comes from an athletic background and used to compete in running and snowboarding, and recently found her passion in pole dancing. After training in Pole for over 2 years, Henna has traveled all over the world to train from some of the best dancers including, Cleo the hurricane, Miss Filly Pole Diva, Gemma Lux, and many others. Henna believes pole dancing empowers women and brings women together and she is excited to share her passion and love of Pole/ Vertical Fitness with Studio B!

Henna Titola - Vertical Fit: Intro and Level 1

Henna is originally from Finland, but has livied in Summit County for 5 years. Henna comes from an athletic background and used to compete in running and snowboarding, and recently found her passion in pole dancing. After training in Pole for over 2 years, Henna has traveled all over the world to train from some of the best dancers including, Cleo the hurricane, Miss Filly Pole Diva, Gemma Lux, and many others. Henna believes pole dancing empowers women and brings women together and she is excited to share her passion and love of Pole/ Vertical Fitness with Studio B!

Shelly McDaniel - Vertical Fitness: Level 1 and 2   Shelly  made the journey to Colorado about 4 years ago and is currently a junior at Metropolitan State University of  Denver for a Bachelor’s Degree in Outdoor Adventure Programming. She has a passion for fitness and loves to share her experience and knowledge with others. Not only is she a certified personal training through the National Academy of Sports Medicine (NASM) but has continued education with the American Council on Exercise (ACE) and is a certified Nutrition Specialist.  Her true love though has always been Pole Fitness. Shelly has been  active in the pole community for over twelve years  with performing in  charity events, competitions and showcases. She has been certified since 2007 from the Pole Fitness Studio in Las Vegas and wants to share this exotic, athletic, and empowering dance with you

Shelly McDaniel - Vertical Fitness: Level 1 and 2

Shelly made the journey to Colorado about 4 years ago and is currently a junior at Metropolitan State University of Denver for a Bachelor’s Degree in Outdoor Adventure Programming. She has a passion for fitness and loves to share her experience and knowledge with others. Not only is she a certified personal training through the National Academy of Sports Medicine (NASM) but has continued education with the American Council on Exercise (ACE) and is a certified Nutrition Specialist. Her true love though has always been Pole Fitness. Shelly has been active in the pole community for over twelve years with performing in charity events, competitions and showcases. She has been certified since 2007 from the Pole Fitness Studio in Las Vegas and wants to share this exotic, athletic, and empowering dance with you

Austin Bresina - Swing / Ballroom   Austin was asked to join show choir in high school and was a member for 4 years. After high school, he continued to dance in local musical productions such as  Beauty and the Beast, Wizard of Oz, High school Musical, and Seussical the Musical.  In 2008 he began training as a ballroom dance specialist at Arthur Murray Dance Studio of Eau Claire, Wisconsin. While instructing at Arthur Murray Dance Studio for 5 years, Austin also performed and competed professionally at local ballroom competitions. Austin was asked to be a choreographer for  Dancing with the Eau Claire Stars  in 2009 and continued to be a choreographer for the event until 2012. Austin moved to Vail, Colorado in 2012 and has taught ballroom independently in Summit and Vail.

Austin Bresina - Swing / Ballroom

Austin was asked to join show choir in high school and was a member for 4 years. After high school, he continued to dance in local musical productions such as Beauty and the Beast, Wizard of Oz, High school Musical, and Seussical the Musical. In 2008 he began training as a ballroom dance specialist at Arthur Murray Dance Studio of Eau Claire, Wisconsin. While instructing at Arthur Murray Dance Studio for 5 years, Austin also performed and competed professionally at local ballroom competitions. Austin was asked to be a choreographer for Dancing with the Eau Claire Stars in 2009 and continued to be a choreographer for the event until 2012. Austin moved to Vail, Colorado in 2012 and has taught ballroom independently in Summit and Vail.

Susan Pearson - Yoga   Susan has a 200 hour certification from UCSD training with Arturo Galvez in the Iyengar & Ashtanga traditions, five 100 hour Anusara Immersions, four week long yoga therapy trainings, and a certification in THAI massage. She’s been blessed to have studied with many amazing teachers, and often credits her students for teaching her most. In her classes, she likes to incorporate stories, pranayama, Sanskrit, philosophy, still and moving meditation through asanas with emphasis on the breath so that students can experience the full spectrum of exactly how transformational yoga is. Foremost, she encourages students to practice reflection, patience and acceptance on the mat for these qualities invariably translate into life.  Susan is a compassionate and nurturing teacher; her classes are dynamic and fun, with attention to alignment and conscious breathing. She creates a balanced sequence of postures, easily modified to fit all levels of yoga practitioners. Her classes are designed to relieve tension, create strength, flexibility, and encourage an overall state of well-being.

Susan Pearson - Yoga

Susan has a 200 hour certification from UCSD training with Arturo Galvez in the Iyengar & Ashtanga traditions, five 100 hour Anusara Immersions, four week long yoga therapy trainings, and a certification in THAI massage. She’s been blessed to have studied with many amazing teachers, and often credits her students for teaching her most. In her classes, she likes to incorporate stories, pranayama, Sanskrit, philosophy, still and moving meditation through asanas with emphasis on the breath so that students can experience the full spectrum of exactly how transformational yoga is. Foremost, she encourages students to practice reflection, patience and acceptance on the mat for these qualities invariably translate into life.

Susan is a compassionate and nurturing teacher; her classes are dynamic and fun, with attention to alignment and conscious breathing. She creates a balanced sequence of postures, easily modified to fit all levels of yoga practitioners. Her classes are designed to relieve tension, create strength, flexibility, and encourage an overall state of well-being.

Rachel Halteman - Zumba®   Rachel grew up in Boulder, Colorado where she was a competitive gymnast and a member of the dance team. She attended Denison University in Ohio where she graduated from in 2015 with a degree in dance performance and production. Rachel has been teaching Zumba® since 2014 and loves how it combines two of her passions, dance and fitness. She has lived in Summit County for a little over two years and is excited to continue growing the Zumba® community. When she’s not teaching she works at the Dillon Dam Brewery and enjoys spending time with others exploring the county and collaborating in new projects.

Rachel Halteman - Zumba®

Rachel grew up in Boulder, Colorado where she was a competitive gymnast and a member of the dance team. She attended Denison University in Ohio where she graduated from in 2015 with a degree in dance performance and production. Rachel has been teaching Zumba® since 2014 and loves how it combines two of her passions, dance and fitness. She has lived in Summit County for a little over two years and is excited to continue growing the Zumba® community. When she’s not teaching she works at the Dillon Dam Brewery and enjoys spending time with others exploring the county and collaborating in new projects.

 
Meghan Underwood - Booty Barre   Meghan Underwood is our newest Booty Barre teacher who recently moved to Breckenridge from Tyler, TX with her husband and 2 girls. She has been in the fitness world for over 10 years and started teaching barre over 2 years ago. Meghan is excited to bring her knowledge and teaching experience to Studio B!

Meghan Underwood - Booty Barre

Meghan Underwood is our newest Booty Barre teacher who recently moved to Breckenridge from Tyler, TX with her husband and 2 girls. She has been in the fitness world for over 10 years and started teaching barre over 2 years ago. Meghan is excited to bring her knowledge and teaching experience to Studio B!