Narmina Sharifova

Narmina has a multitude of athletic passions ranging from running and yoga, spinning and TRX training, flexibility and strength. Her educational…
Education: MS in physics
Certified: Spinning, Yoga, TRX, Strength, Personal Training, Macro, Micro and Sports Nutrition
Accepting Personal Training clients: Yes
Teaches: Spinning, Yoga, Stretch, Mobility, Strength

Laura Stern

Laura’s passion is outdoor endurance sports. Taking up cycling after college and competing for several years in USCF races, she soon found her niche in longer events. Highlights include winning…

Philosophy: Quoting Eddy Merckx, “Ride as much or as little, as long or as short as you feel. But ride.” 

Education: Indoor-cycling certified through both Saris and Stages. TRX suspension training certified.

Accepting Personal Training Clients: No

Teaches: Cycling

Annika Steiber

Annika’s ambition is to provide  a world leading spin experience, which is based on real science and 20+ years experience from being a spin instructor in both California and at leading Gyms in Europe…

Certified as a spin and strength training instructor by leading accreditation organizations in California and Europe. In addition, re-certified every five years. Certified in First Aid Training/CPR. Certified in physical training for ‘pregnant women’ in Sweden.

Accepting Personal Training Clients: No

Teaches: Spin Classes

Shane Stent

From 24 hour adventures to road races and from the Murph Challenge to mobility, Shane brings a wealth of knowledge and experience to his coaching and personal training. If Shane is not…

Quote: Discipline equals freedom.

Education: Crossfit Level 1, Sport Performance Conditioning Specialist, Art of Coaching Volleyball , TRX Trainer, Basic
Aerobic Capacity Ambassador, EXOS Fitness Specialist (in progress), USA Volleyball SafeSport Certified, USA Volleyball, IMPACT Certified

Accepting Personal Training Clients: Yes
Teaches: RAW, Cycle


Becky Stout

As a professional dancer and former Rockette, Becky accredits barre and fitness training for preventing injuries during her rigorous performing career in NYC. Her classes…

Certifications: Barre, Zumba, Prenatal

Accepting Private Clients: yes

Philosophy: Sweat once a day!

Brian Thomason

Coming from a background in sports, coaching, and fitness, and now building a career as a Mental Health Therapist and…

Education: Degrees in Human Physiology and Kinesiology, a MS in Exercise Physiology and an MS in Clinical Psychology.

Accepting Personal Training Clients: With limited availability, Brian is accepting clients. 

Tayna Rendlich-Texidor

I started working in the sports medicine realm in 1999. I have been fortunate enough to work as Head Athletic Trainer for a championship high school in the Miami area, at the collegiate level…

BS Sports Medicine/Athletic Training, NATABOC 2001, CrossFit Level 1 2010, USAW 2010, CrossFit Olympic Lifting 2010, CrossFit Power Lifting 2012, CrossFit Football 2012
Accepting Personal Training: Yes (via remote access)

Jordana Vella

Jordana has worked in the fitness industry since 1983 as a Fitness Manager and Director, Personal Trainer, Fitness Consultant, and Group Instructor; this includes a long successful…
Education: She is certified in many different modalities from various reputable associations such as IDEA. Jordana studied Dance and Nutrition at Canada College, Santa Monica College, and San Francisco State University. She earned three national Silver Medals from the National Aerobics Championship Competitions and participated in exercise videos as well as guest starred on several fitness shows.

Teaches: Chic Physique

Accepting Personal Training Clients: Only at SHGCC


Nicole Wargo

“I grew up in beautiful Ojai, California. Love of sports and human movement led me to major in Physical Education and Kinesiology at Cal Poly, San Luis Obispo. I’m an Experienced, Registered Yoga…

Educational Background: Kinesiology, Cal Poly SLO, ACE Certified Personal Trainer, Mat Pilates, TRX and Zumba Instructor, Certified Healthy Lifestyle Principles Coach, Advanced Training in Weight Management   Yoga Alliance: Experienced, Registered Yoga Teacher (E-RYT) and Continuing Education Provider (YACEP)

Accepting Personal Training Clients: Yes

Teaches: Yoga/Stretch/Meditation