Category Archives: Local Profiles

Fit Over 50: Amy Rice Fit Over 50: Amy Rice


City/Town of Residence wakefield Age 52 Occupation coach / personal trainer Family one daughter 16 Your sport or fitness activity triathlon, hiking, rock climbing, yoga What is your proudest fitness accomplishment? Placing 4th in the Hawaiian Ironman 2 time world triathlon champion What motivates you? The great feeling of being in shape and setting a…
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Fitness Enthusiast: Jordan Phelan Fitness Enthusiast: Jordan Phelan


City/Town: Portsmouth, RI Age: 17 Occupation: High School Senior Sport or Fitness Activity: Running Recent events you’ve competed in: UHC Triple Crown, Newport Half Marathon Events you’re training for: NYC Marathon, 5k Proudest Accomplishment: My greatest fitness accomplishment was crossing the finish line in Newport, RI on October 12 because that race marked the end…
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Weekend Warriors: Michele North Weekend Warriors: Michele North


City/Town of Residence: Portsmouth Age: 44 Occupation: Gardener Family: Husband and two step children. Your sport of fitness activity: arm wrestling Recent events you have competed in: Massachusetts and R.I. State Events you are training for: Possibly with The UAL (I’m a professional arm wrestler for them, check out the site) What is your proudest fitness accomplishment?: My proudest fitness accomplishment was…
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Fitness Enthusiast: Kristen Minsky Fitness Enthusiast: Kristen Minsky


City/Town of Residence: Providence Age: 29 Occupation: Director Chifferobe and The TropiGals, Freelance Tap Dancer Family: Husband, Brian Oakley, an Owner of Julians Your sport of fitness activity: Dance Events you are training for: Any that I may get booked to perform in the years to come. What is your proudest fitness accomplishment?: 9 years ago, I injured my knee in a…
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Fit Over 50: Lauren Leslie Fit Over 50: Lauren Leslie


City/Town of Residence: Warwick Age: 53 Occupation: Run Coach for Performance PT and Rumford Road Runners which is a youth running team. Family: 2 kids: Max & Rachel , 1 dog: Sami Your sport or fitness activity: Competitive Running What is your proudest fitness accomplishment?: I have won my age group in all 55 races I have competed in since I…
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Fitness Enthusiast: Vaughn Martin Fitness Enthusiast: Vaughn Martin


City/Town of Residence: Providence Age: 24 Occupation: Dietary Aide and studying for ACE Certification for Personal Training Family: Single Your sport of fitness activity: Running and Weightlifting Recent events you have competed in: Spartan Race Amesbury, CVS 5K, Steven K Latimer 5K, Color Run Providence, Gloria Gemma 5K. Events you are training for: My first ever half marathon next year, as well…
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Fitness Enthusiast: Orlando Logo Fitness Enthusiast: Orlando Logo


City/Town of Residence: Pawtucket Age: 33 Occupation: Owner/Personal Trainer at Complete Athlete Family: Married to Joy Lugo and Father of Mia Your sport of fitness activity: Obstacle racing, 5K’s and road races Recent events you have competed in: Spartan Beast, Blessing of the Fleet, Tuff Scrambler, Fininsh for a Guiness Events you are training for: Spartan Fenway What is your proudest fitness…
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Weight Los Story: Nicole Alves Weight Los Story: Nicole Alves


Age: 30 Profession: Admin assistant Height: 5’3″ Beginning Weight: 260 Ending Weight: 180 Size Before: 24 Current Size: 14 How long has it taken you to reach your goal?: On and off 7 years What was your motivation to lose weight?: Diabetes in family, just wanting to feel/look better How often do you work out?: 5-6 days a week What were your worst diet habits…
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Fitness Enthusiast: Tracey Foster Fitness Enthusiast: Tracey Foster


City/Town of Residence: South Kingstown Age: 30 Occupation: Physical Therapist and Personal Trainer Family: Single Your sport of fitness activity: Running Recent events you have competed in: Blessing of the Fleet 10 mile 2014, West Warwick Labor Day 5k, Perspectives 5k, Providence Urban Dare challenge.  Parkinsons 5k in Goddard park which took place today. I was the first female overall winner…
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