N1 coaches include former college athletes, exercise scientists, and others uniquely qualified to help you on your journey. Our team is all in. They guide, push and inspire you every step of the way, while creating an electrifying training environment. Meet our amazing team!
co-founder / General Manager
Rakim has diverse experience in training youth, collegiate, and professional athletes in a variety of settings. His experience began as a volunteer strength coach at Minnesota State Mankato where he completed his bachelors in Exercise Science. He then went on to the University of Minnesota to pursue a Masters Degree in Applied Kinesiology. At his time at the U of M, Rakim worked with the strength and conditioning staff training the following gopher teams, volleyball, women’s basketball, hockey, soccer, tennis, wrestling, baseball, softball, swimming, gymnastics, swimming/diving, and rowing.
Aly specializes in comprehensive planning for clients: Body, Mind, and Soul. She not only has an extensive background in creating workout plans, but also nutrition planning and breaking mental barriers. She fully believes in creating a lifestyle to gain long-term results. As an elite group fitness trainer, she pushes clients out of their comfort zone to not only reach their goals, but to achieve more than they ever thought possible, both in fitness and in life.
Mike strives to maintain a foundation of strength and conditioning knowledge as well as injury prevention strategies to provide the athlete with a well rounded approach to performance and strength training. With these in mind, we will work to achieve, maybe even surpass, the goals of each and every athlete in order for them to perform at their best. Play hard, work harder!
Kyle has an extensive background in human performance both as a collegiate Track and Field athlete, as well coaching a multitude of settings. While at Hampton University Kyle was a strength and conditioning intern who worked with 7 varsity sports. While in school he also completed and sports performance internship at Velocity Sports Performance. After college Kyle has worked and strength and conditioning for multiple companies helping to optimize athletic performance for hundreds of athletes throughout the greater twin cities.
Bobbi is a top-performing licensed registered dietitian and certified personal trainer with a knack for guiding even the toughest clients to achieve nutritional, health, and fitness success. Bobbi has a never-ending thirst for the latest scientific knowledge. She draws on deep clinical, food, and fitness background to deliver outstanding results. Bobbi believes in a compassionate approach when designing and implementing nutrition programs.