Comin’ in hot from Hobart, Indiana, Abby knows what it means to perform for a crowd. She grew up playing softball, basketball, volleyball, soccer AND gymnastics - and is now taking the Battle stage. Her softball skills have given her some impressive titles under her belt. As a Samford college athlete turned assistant coach, she knows what it means to put in work. Grab yo water ‘cause things are about to heat up with Abby under the lights. 🔥
Our girl Kristen, she commits. This native Floridian is all-in in the fitness game, with experience in Taekwondo, basketball, track, softball, and boxing. She’s trained under some of the best of the best in the fitness world, kicking butt and taking names in the process.
Kristen thrives on using her passion for fitness to help others recognize their strengths and achieve their goals. A champion in and out of the gym, our southern girl’s as sweet as a 🍑 but has the grit to kick you into shape.
This one was glove at first sight. From Springvile, Alabama, Lauren's always been active in cheerleading, gymnastics, CrossFit, and as a member of the Republic. Now she's taking the skills as a cheer coach and bringing them to the Battle stage. As a UAB alum, outside sales rep for O'neal Steel, and an impressive leader in the community, Lauren's bringing the fire to the team.🔥 You'll wanna catch her under that neon soon, trust us.
Our fearless leader, Leah Drury. Raised on a farm in small town Alabama, this girl’s the very definition of hard work. Leah went from a college walk-on to a starting role as team captain for the University of Alabama Women’s basketball team, and she eventually took her talents to the top as the assistant coach for WNBA’s Seattle Storm. So yeah, let’s just say she gets it done.
Leah’s boxing skills will get you in the gym and her enthusiasm will keep you coming back. Her leadership in and out of the gym is inspiring to all who know her. But don’t be fooled… this girl may radiate positive vibes, but she’s got a mean 1, 2. Just give her a pair of boxing gloves and a sick beat, she’ll be ready to rock.
The man, the myth, the legend. As a fixture in the fitness landscape of Birmingham and coach to some big name trainers, this guy’s about as battle-tested as they come.
Luan’s background is in Martial Arts, Strength and Conditioning, CrossFit, Olympic Weightlifting, Physical Therapy, Sports Massage Therapy, and sports science. Basically if you can name it, he’s probably done it. As if that wasn’t enough, he’s also consulted for over 60 gyms and is the founder and owner of Wheelhouse Academy in downtown Birmingham. If you know him, you know he’s got a burning passion for culture creation, community development, and self-empowerment.
Talk about a man ready for the ring. As the son of a competitive powerlifter with a second-degree black belt in Taekwondo, Brandon is a born fighter. His fitness career led him through four years as a college athlete, weight lifting competitions, and many MMA training sessions with professional fighters.
Though he’s got a fitness resume to send you running, his professional resume is no joke. As a six-year high school teacher, his passion lies in teaching, coaching, and empowering others to help them reach their goals. Come see it for yourself - take a class with him and he’ll have you sweating like a street fighter.