Founder of Becoming Badass and head coach. Ashley has been in the fitness industry since 2007 and has done it all. She currently teaches Spartan SGX classes, cycle, yoga and bootcamps. When she isn't coaching you can find her training for her next adventure. Whether it is a Spartan Race, multi-day event or even a bikini competition, she is always striving to see what her body and mind can handle.
She will push you to get out of your comfort zone and you will do things you never thought you could.
She is a mother of two, wife and works full time, and has worked in the fitness industry for the last 15 years. She is a Certified Personal Trainer, Corrective Exercise Specialist and Fitness Nutrition Specialist through the National Academy of Sports Medicine. She is an AIM 1 certified Bodypump Instructor, and Schwinn Cycle instructor. In 2012, she traveled to London and worked with the Strength and Conditioning Coaches for several US Olympic teams and competitors. She have also completed a number of Tough Mudder races, Competed in NPC Bikini class, Baker to Vegas, and The World Police and Fire Games.
Fitness has always been an incredible outlet for Tiffany and enjoys challenging myself to see how far she can push. She believes you must be well rounded in exercise, nutrition (no diets please ), flexibility and rest to be YOUR BEST YOU. She loves showing others what they are truly capable of, breaking boundaries, and rising above limits we put on ourselves. Yes, she will make you work hard, yes, you may question if you can finish, but in the end you will be there together to celebrate your victory!
If it’s difficult, endure and push through…only strength is to be gained.
Meagan is a certified registered yoga instructor at the 200hr E-RYT level. In 2018 she graduated from Loyola Marymount University as a Master of Arts in Yoga Studies with a certificate in Yoga, Mindfulness and Social Change. During her time at LMU she was given the opportunity to study in India, where she spent a summer deeply immersed in the art, science and philosophy of both Yoga and Jain studies.
She also holds a bachelor’s degree in dance from CSU Long Beach.
Meagan’s classes are inspired by her passion for meditation and breath work. She balances the two techniques with a physical practice catered to help the individual find strength and mental clarity through mindful based movement.
She has extensive experience working with endurance athletes, dancers, college students, and has taught yoga and mindfulness to children ages K-3rd grade. She is trauma informed, and has worked with those who live with chronic pain and autoimmune related diagnoses.
Robert is an obstacle course racer, endurance athlete, and certified personal trainer through the National Academy of Sports Medicine. A husband, father of adult children, and full-time technology manager at a Fortune 25 financial company, he knows first-hand the struggle to balance work, family, and individual health and fitness.
Robert considers himself an everyman who, through dedication and hard work, has gone on to complete dozens of Spartan Races of all distances, multiple ultra distance races, and 12- and 24-hour endurance events.
Himself getting fit later in life, Robert has experienced both the aches and pains of an aging athlete as well as the joy of being in the best shape of his life. More than ever, Robert is certain that our limitations are self-imposed and he is eager to help others grow and discover what they are truly capable of.