As FortCycle and also Fortitude Health and Training’s Co-Owner, Lisa Maria-Booth has inspired thousands to be their best physical selves.
Hop on a bike, feel the amazing energy she creates and be ready to be hooked. From hiphop to old school rock Lisa delivers a full body workout while getting lost in great tunes. She loves the quote, “Focus on what you want, not what you don’t want. You will create more of it!”
Lisa’s certifications include Schwinn Cycle, Mad Dogg Athletics, American College of Sports Medicine Certified Personal Trainer, CorePower Yoga Instructor, Nutrition and Wellness Coach AFPA, PulsePoint Barre Instructor.
Kirstin (aka KK) has been a certified fitness professional for 18 years with AFAA. She is an AFPA Personal Trainer, ACE Health Coach and ACE Sports Performance Specialist. Kirstin is a true believer in fueling the body properly before and after activity to achieve the best results. She is an avid cyclist and certified Spinning instructor. Kirstin teaches TRX, Bootcamp, Kickbox , Barre and focuses on mobility, functional training and trigger point performance.
You name it, she has trained it …. marathoners, triathletes, skiers, lacrosse, soccer and baseball players of all ages. Stronger, faster, smarter! Kirstin is a member of Fortitude’s team of award-winning personal trainers, coaching individuals and small groups to help them become their very best!
Kirstin lives in Manchester, where she is a Varsity Lacrosse coach. She loves to be outdoors with her 2 teenagers, snowboarding, kayaking and on her paddle board.
Jennifer lives by this motto, “exercise doesn’t have to be a chore: it can – and should be inspiring, fun and enjoyable!”
Jennifer brings her charismatic energy to each and every ride at FortCycle. She knows that it’s more than just an intense workout, it’s a workout “sanctuary” where people can shake off their day in a safe place full of supportive comrades. She is grateful for the chance to motivate others to be their best every single day.
Jennifer’s credentials are: American Council on Exercise Certified Personal Trainer, IBBFA Barre instructor, and Schwinn Cycle and Mad Dogg Spin certified.
Drew brings years of cycling experience and an energetic passion to FortCycle. His EDM based atmosphere will keep you flowing with the rhythm all ride long. Drew’s laid-back and fun vibe creates a climate that challenges your mind and body to unlock its undiscovered potential.
Drew has achieved a degree Master’s in Exercise Science. He is a Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist, Performance Enhancement Specialist, Speed Specialist, Schwinn Cycle certified, and a Burdenko Method Instructor.
Kevin is an avid cyclist having competed in Ironman triathlons, Century races and multistage bike races – clearly he is passionate about biking!
Bringing it indoors as a certified spin instructor for 4 years, Kevin loves pouring that same excitement into his classes. Mixing in pop music and hard rock Kevin likes to keep the energy turned up throughout and loves to crank some watts! Kevin’s certifications include Schwinn Cycle, Madd Dog Athletics, AFAA Group Fitness, Tabata Bootcamp, Les Mills Body Pump.
Sarah believes the mind and body are not separate units, but one integrated system. Our goals are fueled by how we work, eat, and think. As a former college athlete and current physique athlete, you can count on Sarah to work you to your very best self on and off the bike. As a lifelong athlete Sarah also has extensive experience working with clients from a variety of demographics and ages in different fitness settings. As a Certified Health & Wellness Coach Sarah can support your health and fitness goals by assisting you in developing healthy eating habits and behaviors. She is a Mental Health Counselor working toward a Doctor of Psychology, where it is her goal to develop the mind-body connection to guide you to optimal lifelong health and wellness!
Lauren has had a passion for health and fitness for as long as she can remember! Active as a dancer, gymnast, cheerleader, and cross country runner growing up, she found her love for teaching group fitness classes in 2011 and hasn’t looked back! Currently certified in a number of different formats, one of her favorites to teach is Cycle! The jammin’ beats and upbeat vibes allow her to help others find the fun side of fitness! Encouraging people to be the happiest, healthiest, strongest version of themselves they can be is what Lauren loves to do!
Eileen began indoor cycling to cross-train for running 15 years ago and has never looked back! Three years ago she decided to inspire and became Spin certified.
Whether riding hills, racing through flats or creating challenging loops, Eileen’s classes will motivate you to take your fitness to the next level. Sing along to the tunes from pop to rock to dance…have fun with every ride! “The Pain you feel today is the Strength you’ll feel tomorrow…CHALLENGE YOURSELF!”
An avid long distance road cyclist and fitness enthusiast, in 2006 Kim became a certified Mad Dogg SPIN instructor and became Schwinn Cycle certified in 2016. When asked why (she was getting certified) she only had one answer…because I can!
Currently a Star 2 instructor, spinning is Kim’s true passion – her class is fueled by the energy of fusing music that will motivate and inspire with a ride that will challenge all fitness levels. Kim believes that proper form=positive ride experience=a desire to keep coming back for more. Join Kim and come find your inner spinner. Why?…because you can!
Sarah’s commitment to health and fitness started with simply eating healthier and training for 5Ks. Soon she was challenging herself with half marathons, tough mudders and obstacle races! In 2016 she hopped on a bike and found a whole new passion. Constantly taking a variety of classes and mentoring with Lisa M. put her on the fast-track to Madd Dog Athletics Spin Instructor Certification. Sarah is a true home-grown Fortcycle Coach.
Sarah is personality on a bike. Her confident energy combined with great mixes of new alternative, pop hits and classic rock will bring out your best performance on the bike! “When you work hard, you can play hard. There is nothing like setting goals, achieving them, then celebrating!”
Chelsy is our 200 hour yoga alliance certified instructor and fitness enthusiast! Her vinyasa style yoga incorporates both flowing and holding of postures, with an emphasis on breath work. Her all levels classes are intended to help you gain strength, flexibility and balance; in both body and mind. Chelsy provides variations and modifications knowing that yoga should be available to everyone, no matter age or experience or where you are in your fitness journey. She’ll make sure you feel relaxed and rejuvenated!
Chelsy has been a middle school educator for seventeen years and has coached track, dance, soccer and loves to put together yoga groups for teens. In her free times Chelsy is hiking, running, kayaking and skiing. She lives in Manchester with her husband and daughter.