Archives for 7 Sep,2017

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Brooke Michel (June 2016)

On Thanksgiving Day 2014, Brooke Michel had her third baby and felt that her family was finally complete. She and her husband, Brian, weren’t planning on having any more kids and so the time seemed right to try to lose “the baby weight” once and...
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Cyndi Brasken (May 2016)

Cyndi Brasken wakes up every morning at 5:30 am, takes a shower, then does a set of  push ups and squats. Push ups are her least favorite exercise, a challenge she’s continued to struggle with, so why does she make them a part of her morning routine...
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Shanna Taylor (April 2016)

Shanna Taylor used to be a fast food junkie. As a busy property manager, her eating habits fell to the wayside. “Every day at lunch a coworker would go to Lee’s Chicken, Taco Bell or Burger King…and I’d just ask them to grab me something,” Shanna...
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Michelle Herring (March 2016)

Michelle Herring likes push ups. They’re her favorite exercise, actually, along with pull ups. A lot of women struggle with these upper body exercises, but Michelle excels in the challenge presented by them. “When I started working out I could not...
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Kathleen Mack (February 2016)

Kathleen Mack decided to get back into fitness about three or four years ago. She had an active childhood and played sports in high school, but once in college, exercise was not a priority for her. “My fitness life kind of died off,” Kathleen says....
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Rick Mertell (December 2015)

Rick Mertell’s journey to becoming Pursuit Fitness and Performance’s December Member of the Month is unique. In the eighties and nineties, Rick worked as a professional trainer and body builder. But in recent decades, he’d let his weight and health...
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Casey Herter (November 2015)

Casey Herter is married to her best friend, Eric, and is a busy, working mom of three. One day her ten year old has volleyball and her eight year old has soccer. The next day, one has Lego Robotics and the other has piano. She volunteers as a Girl Scout...
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Deana Schnell (October 2015)

Deana Schnell never thought she would need to worry about an exercise routine. She’d been thin her entire life. Though she’d never been extremely fit or “in shape,” during her twenties and thirties she simply assumed exercise didn’t need to...
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Joyce Kamper (September 2015)

It is hard to believe that Joyce Kamper recently turned 70 years old. And she’s never felt better. “I wish I would have known about (Pursuit Fitness and Performance) forty years ago, but better late than never,” she says, with a smile. “God’s...
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Emily Thiel (July 2015)

Congratulations to Emily on being our July Member of the Month!  Here is Emily’s story in her own words:    “I’m surprised and honored to be named Member of the Month! From the first workout, I knew Pursuit Fitness was the gym for me....
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Tom Harman (June 2015)

Tom always walks in with a smile on his face!  He has had quite a journey with his health and fitness and has come a long way.  He is inspiring to his friends and family, and sets a great example to those around him.  After just a few months here at...
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Lisa Tennant (May 2015)

Lisa is really consistent with her workouts and works hard every time she comes into the gym. Despite her busy schedule as a mother and business owner, she shows up 3 mornings a week with a positive attitude and keeps setting new challenges for herself....
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Caleb Geuns (April 2015)

Caleb works very hard every time he steps foot into the gym, he has set goals over the last couple of months to be in top shape for the arrival of baby girl Geuns and has made great strides toward accomplishing his goals. Caleb is very friendly and is...
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