Granite City Group Fitness
“Offering group fitness classes including SPINNING, HIIT, Bootcamp, Yoga and Zumba
to deliver excitement, motivation, and results!”
Address: 56 Depot Square Barre, VT 05641
Owner & SPINNING Instructor
Brett is a certified Spinning® instructor and avid mountain biker. He enjoys hiking and biking and spending time outside doing landscaping. He and Brittany live in Barre with their two dogs Gracie and Kaya. He is excited to bring more group fitness opportunities to the Barre community and he is invested in making fitness fun!
Owner, Personal Trainer, SPINNING Instructor & Group Fitness Instructor
Brittany is a group fitness instructor, and certified personal trainer. She is an avid runner and enjoys spinning, hiking, and spending time outside with her dogs. She played college baskeball at Saint Michael's college and continues to play on women's league basketball and soccer teams. She is committed to offering affordable, fun and convenient group fitness for Central Vermonters and helping them maintain healthy, active lifestyles.
Rebecca Duranleau is a certified SPINNING instructor and AFAA Group Instructor. She lives in Washington with her dog Muskrat just down the road from her family and her horse, Zameel. Rebecca loves friends, wine and weight training, the order depending on the day. With a professional background in Eating Disorders, Rebecca takes fitness and life balance seriously. She enjoys a high intensity workout and loves being able to share that with her community.
Jessica Van Orman
Jess is a certified SPINNING instructor. When she started attending Brittany and Brett’s SPINNING classes, she fell in love with the class so much, and she knew she had to be an instructor. When she’s not teaching sixth grade language arts or SPINNING, you can find her at a GCGF class. She loves playing broomball and tennis, biking, swimming, and spending time at her family’s camp. Jess, her husband, and their two children, live in Barre with their dog and their cat. She looks forward to sharing her love of SPINNING with the wonderful members at Granite City Group Fitness!
Amanda is a very motivational SPINNING instructor who lives a very active lifestyle and is very invested in youth sports and coaching community athletics. moved to VT in 2011 after finishing her masters degree in clinical psychology. She grew up riding horses competitively and still does at Partridge Hill Stable. She coached BYSA Girls lacrosse team for 3 years and now has been coaching the U32 varsity girls lacrosse team for the past 2 seasons. She loves spending time outside with friends, family and my dog Maddy!
Spinning® Instructor, Group Fitness Instructor
Spinning® and Yoga Instructor
As a trainer my responsibility is to help improve each of my clients' quality of life. I can do that by helping them utilize their time to become stronger, help them prevent injury, add flexibility and achieve their individual goals. By emphasizing the benefits of exercise and proper nutrition, along with positive re-enforcement and motivation the outcome is positive results. I am CPR American Red Cross. I am also currently enrolled in a 200 hour yoga alliance certification.
MaryEllen is a Certified Spinning Instructor. She joined the GCGF team in 2018 after developing a love for Spinning after taking many Spinning classes at GCGF. She became a certified Rockstar Spinning Instructor in Nov 2019. MaryEllen has 24 years of experience working with individuals as a Physical Therapist. She currently works at Choice Physical Therapy in Barre and specializes in working with orthopaedic and sports injuries. She lives in Barre with her husband Tom and son Tyler. When she is not following her son to various hockey and lacrosse games she enjoys kayaking, biking, walking and a new love over the last couple of years has been strength training. MaryEllen is looking forward to continuing to instruct Spinning classes as well sharing her wide breath of exercises and knowledge of the human body as she is venturing into instructing Bootcamp/Strengthening/Conditioning classes at GCGF! She hopes to build a strong rapport with members to watch them overcome obstacles and help them achieve their goals.
Raegan Chaloux is a certified SPINNING instructor. She enjoys paddle boarding, weight training and surrounding herself with family and friends. She lives in Williamstown with her husband Eric and their beloved beagle, Junior. Raegan chases what makes her happy and focuses on self-improvement. She has taken a journey in a lifestyle change and fell head over heels with SPINNING. Raegan hopes to bring an exciting, positive and motivating experience to SPINNING at Granite City Group Fitness.