After 18 years in the fitness industry, Kendra began running as her New Years Resolution several years ago. Since then she has raced in the CIM Marathon three times, the Modesto Marathon and multiple other Half Marathon courses, including running with 20 fitCHIX in the Nike Women's Half Marathon. As a triathlete, Kendra won the ladies division of The Lake of the Pines sprint triathlon and looks forward continue to train others with the iGottaTri program. Kendra's love of fitness comes from being a childhood competitive soccer player and led her to receive a degree in Exercise Science. Kendra has traveled extensively presenting to other fitness professional for AFAA (Aerobics and Fitness Association of America) and Team Promise, a kickboxing certification team. Kendra began fitCHIX in 2008 to share her love of fitness with other ladies seeking to adopt a fit lifestyle and gain confidence in themselves. Kendra is the strength and conditioning coach to the USA Tumbling and Trampoline team as well as William Jessup University Golf Team. Kendra is married to her college sweetheart, Lee, and has 2 daughters.
Angie has been a fitness coach/trainer for 16 years. She is professionally certified as a personal trainer, spin instructor, Pilates trainer and aquatics instructor. From step aerobics to kickboxing and more recently coaching weight loss challenge teams, Angie has coached through many fitness trends, but never grows tired of helping women find their “inner athlete”. Whether a fitness novice or a seasoned pro Angie loves to help women push harder, longer and faster than they feel capable to go. She is thrilled to be a part of this FitCHIX team that shares those same passions.
In addition to her work in fitness Angie is also working towards finishing her Masters in Marriage and Family Therapy, specializing in eating disorders and food addiction.
Personally, Angie has ran the San Francisco Nike Women’s Marathon, completed a dozen half-marathons and a handful of sprint triathlons. She is always looking for a new challenge or adventure. Her favorite adventure of all however, is coaching “Team Edwards”, 9 year old Connor, 7 year old twins Abby and Ben, and 4 year old Eleanor with her wonderful co-coach, Scott.