Coaches

All of our coaches hold some level of CrossFit certificate. They’ve been trained in proper and safe functional movement. They understand that no two bodies are alike and will work with you to get fit at the right pace.

 
 
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Annie Malone

Certifications:
CrossFit Level 2
CrossFit Kids
CrossFit Mobility
CrossFit Endurance
CrossFit Gymnastics
Kettlebell Course
USAW Olympic Lifting

Bio:
Annie is the founder, owner, and head coach of CrossFit Yelm. She is a wife and mother of two, who has devoted much of her life to the fitness community. She is a CrossFit Regionals Masters Athlete, as well as an IronMan triathlete. She has been working in fitness; training people for roughly 17+ years, and has been CrossFitting since 2006.

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Mark Clary

Certifications:
CrossFit Level 2
CrossFit Advanced Weightlifting
Kettlebell Course
Personal Trainer (ACSM)
Corrective Exercise Specialist (NASM)
Licensed Massage Practitioner

Bio:
Mark is former U.S. Army solider, turned athlete. After completing his service time he discovered a passion for helping others achieve their fitness goals. Mark is a coach and personal trainer. He also provides massage therapy and body work services to the athletic community. He has been CrossFitting since 2012, trains competitively, and continues to educate himself in proper self-care and movement.

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Tiffany Sawyer

Certifications:
CrossFit Level 2
Personal Trainer (NASM)

Bio:
Tiffany has been CrossFitting since 2011. She is a mother of two, an athlete, a fitness coach, and a national-level (NPC) bikini competitor. She holds a B.A. in Business Administration, as well as a M.S. in Adult Occupational and Continuing Education. She likes to spend time with her family and as a Sunday School teacher.

 
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Lou Yourk

Certifications:
CrossFit Level 1
Personal Trainer (ACE)

Bio:
Lou is a devoted Military Wife of twelve years, and the mother of two beautiful children. Lou was an avid runner and competed in several races per year. She discovered CrossFit in 2013 and fell in love with the competitive and family-style atmosphere. It quickly became a new way of life for her. Though she is still a runner, Lou now enjoys staying fit by both doing and instructing CrossFit.

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Sunny MacFadden

Certifications:
CrossFit Level 1

Bio coming soon...

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Daniel McCartney

Certifications:
CrossFit Level 1

Bio coming soon...

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Alan Boyce

Certifications:
CrossFit Level 1

Bio coming soon...

 
 
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Nick (Jack) Jakovac

Certifications:
CrossFit Level 1

Bio:
Jack is a soldier by day and CrossFitter by night. Jack started CrossFitting in 2012 and was drawn in by the competitive (but supportive) nature of the sport. He has participated in numerous competitions over the years and is a CrossFit Regionals Team Athlete. He has been coaching for approximately two years; starting at Fight Night CrossFit in South Korea, and now with the CrossFit Yelm family.

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Rena Ireland

Certifications:
CrossFit Level 1
Shockwave Coach
IndoRow Coach

Bio:
Rena is a Pacific Northwesterner who was raised in the Portland area, and the mother of two children. She has also been a part of the Military family since 1997. Rena found CrossFit in 2013. She enjoys group fitness, coaching, and sports. CrossFit was a perfect fit for her.