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Kellie Fletcher

Hometown: Athens, Georgia

Funky Facts: Labor and delivery nurse at Piedmont Athens Regional; Been a fitness instructor in Athens for over 15 years; Mother of fellow BLAST instructor, Alex Kinney, as well as two boys; Loves the beach, Jittery Joe's coffee and salsa!

Words to Live By: Embrace and love your body. It is the most amazing thing you will ever own.

Power Song: You Shook Me All Night Long by AC/DC

I BLAST Because: You get the best of both worlds...cardio and weights! Every class is a challenge.

 

Alex Kinney

Alex Kinney

Hometown: Athens, Georgia

Funky Facts: University of Georgia alum, BS in Biology; Currently pursuing MS in Clinical Counseling at Mercer University; Beach lover, living in a constant state of wanderlust; I think sunshine is the best medicine; Tacos, salsa, and black coffee give me life 

Words to Live By: Happiness is only real, when shared...

Power Song: Work, Rihanna

I BLAST Because: it is a fun way for me to workout and incorporate both weight training and cardio into my daily routine!

@ca.kinney

Betsy DeMoss

Betsy DeMoss

Hometown: LaGrange, Georgia

Funky Facts: UGA grad, part time fitness instructor, full time caddy for my husband who plays professional golf. Former lemon at lululemon. Half Athens local, half nomad. Ran my first marathon in 2015. Lover of all things cardio and plyometric. Always down for a doughnut. 

Words to Live By: Life is 10% what happens to you and 90% how you react to it.

Power Song: Kiss the Sky, The Knocks

I BLAST Because: I truly believe there is no better one hour workout. No matter how my day is going, I leave the studio feeling stronger, faster, and empowered. Blast is more than a gym, it's a family!

@betsydemoss

Brittany Adams

Brittany Adams

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Hometown: Raleigh, North Carolina

Funky Facts: Proud Wake Forest alum & Georgia grad school alum; Completed first marathon in March 2015; Self-proclaimed foodie; Lover of Honey Bunches of Oats and all Mediterranean food, especially hummus; Works in the Office of Corporate and Foundation Relations at UGA; Avid reader (and sometimes writer)

Words to Live By: The greatest leadership is not command, but service

Power Song: Best I Ever Had, Gavin DeGraw

I BLAST because: I love the challenge from the floor work with weights, especially because I wouldn't do that on my own!

@brittadams04

Lauren Webb

Lauren Webb

Hometown: Decatur, GA

Funky Facts: Former Gymnast; Diver and Nationally Ranked Cheerleader; Degree in Therapeutic Recreation from Georgia Southern University; Married to her High School sweetheart; Proud Mom of 6 Year Old Twins and a 1 Year Old; Passionate about getting kids more active and out from in front of the tv.; In her next life is going to be a hip hop dancer;

Words to Live By: Positivity is the key to happiness.

Power Song: Dark Horse, Katy Perry

I BLAST because: Fitness is my passion and I want to do something every day that makes me a stronger person... Inside and out... And BLAST does both.

@laurenwebb111