Our instructors are Schwinn certified and extensively trained in the Revolve method. Our method is built on our instructors' fitness expertise, musicality and passion to deliver you the best experience possible. Ride in a safe and supportive environment while being encouraged and coached along to your full potential.
Revolve instructors are more than just coaches; we're athletes, musicians, DJs on a bike, motivators, trainers, comedians, and people who build community.
Our instructing team is trained in the Revolve Method and certified through Schwinn. We understand the physiology of training on a bike and we've spent countless hours matching the work to music. We're focused on creating an athletic experience that is safe, challenging, and driven by sick beats.
Whatever your reason for getting on the bike: simple or complex, surface or intrinsically deep, to chase after something or to find an escape, there's a Revolve instructor for you.
Aimee Richardson has been working as a Health and Wellness Professional for 15 years. She holds a Master of Science degree in Exercise, Fitness and Health Promotion; is a Certified Health Education Specialist (CHES); and has certifications from Yogafit, Stott Pilates, Mad Dogg Spinning, Physical Mind Institute, ACE and AFAA. In addition to teaching various Group Exercise classes and Personal Training, Aimee helps individuals reach their goals through health and wellness coaching and works with small businesses to implement employee health and wellness programs. Aimee is also a Professor at American University, George Washington University and Marymount University; teaching courses in Health Promotion, Exercise Physiology, Women's Health, Stress Management and Foundations of Health Principles.
Alessandra (Ali for short) has been spinning for over a decade and began teaching to get others energized about spin and the fun of fitness! Originally from Massachusetts (and always a Boston girl at heart), Ali focuses on staying healthy and loves cycling, swimming, and running- she completed her first triathlon in 2009. Students reflect that Ali is both motivational and approachable, all while encouraging you to push yourself! She loves interacting with clients and reminding riders to strive for their goals. Ali's music selection is upbeat and rhythmic; class will fly by when you feel the beat of her fun remixes. When she's not pumping you up on the bike, she's working to empower under-resourced youth of Northern Virginia through paid internships and college access as Executive Director at the Urban Alliance. Once you get into the groove with Ali, you almost forget you're working so hard. Almost...
Elissa has been teaching group exercise classes since 2007. As time has progressed, so has her passion for fitness. Elissa began her fitness journey as an Indoor Cycling Instructor, and expanded to teach Les Mills Body Pump and Boot Camp classes. Elissa is certified in Mad Dogg Spinning, AFAA Primary Group Exercise, Les Mills Body Pump, and is a National Council on Strength and Fitness (NCSF) Certified Personal Trainer. Elissa incorporates her knowledge of fitness and love for music into each and every ride, leaving you breathless and wanting to come back! Off the bike, Elissa is employed full-time in the field of federal law enforcement. Cycling and fitness activities help to relieve the stressors of the demanding day job!
Julie has been an avid rider at Revolve for more than 2 years and has dedicated herself to indoor cycling. Addicted to the high intensity workout, motivated by great music, and inspired by the energy from the instructors and riders around her, Julie's classes incorporate the key elements of intensity and fun and will push you to compete with your best self. You can expect varied rides filled with challenging intervals and heavy climbs, all designed around an energizing playlist. When not at the studio, Julie spends her days as a Sales Executive at CEB and her free time relaxing, traveling, and entertaining friends and family with her husband Coley and their chocolate lab, Auggy.
A long-time lover of all things fitness, Allie is always open to trying a new activity to challenge her body: half marathons, triathlons, outdoor cycling. When she first came to Revolve 2 years ago (looking for a way to stay in shape over the winter season) she knew she'd found her true workout calling. Becoming addicted to the high-intensity workout that indoor cycling offers and wanting to spread her excitement for the sport to others, she went from student to teacher. Allie's classes are built around high-energy music that guides riders through quick sprinting intervals, steep hill climbs and heavy resistance pushes, keeping your legs pumping and your heart racing from start to finish. Whether you're brand new to the sport or an avid cyclist, her rides will give you the calorie-burning workout you're looking for and keep you coming back for more.
Caitlin is from Ann Arbor, Michigan, where she finished her Bachelor's degree in Biopsychology and Neuroscience. While there, Caitlin taught indoor cycling for two years at a local fitness boutique. She has moved to DC to pursue clinical psychology research for the Children's Hospital. She has a deep-rooted passion for health and fitness, and she seeks to inspire the same passion in others. Full of high energy and fast-paced music, Caitlin's rides will help you push your limits and challenge your mind and body. Riding with Caitlin will empower you to be your strongest self in and outside of the studio.
Damion Moss, a National Academy of Sports Medicine (NASM)CPT, got into the fitness industry after graduating from Howard University in 2001. Naturally taking to "functional training" and various forms "human performance" by studying the practices of fitness icons (just to name a few) like Juan Carlos Santana of the IHP Institute, and Martin Rooney, who wrote the book "Training for Warriors" a comprehensive training tool for MMA Conditioning. Damion is a 10 plus year veteran to the fitness and healthy lifestyle services. Currently personal training clientele and teaching multiple classes a week like: Budokon Yoga, Boxing, Combat Cardio, Core Conditioning, MMA Conditioning, and now Revolve Indoor Cycling in the DMV! He's a fitness professional who keeps it safely fun, edgy, and results-oriented!
Audra discovered indoor cycling when she joined a friend for a class on a whim almost 10 years ago. It didn't take long for her to become truly passionate about riding both indoors and outside. She got certified to teach indoor cycling two years ago and has been taking riders for fun yet challenging workouts ever since. With a healthy mix of interval and endurance drills throughout class you'll walk out of one her classes feeling the burn. Audra also teaches bootcamp and Pump classes outside of Revolve and is constantly engaging with her clients and riders! When not teaching, Audra loves to travel and is slowly making her way through her bucket list of places to visit. Next stop Portugal...
Looking for a low impact workout after unofficially retiring from running, Sasha took her first indoor cycling class and was instantly hooked! Naturally, the next step from 3-5 day per week riding in the crowd was to hop to the podium and start teaching. When not teaching cycling or taking a class, Sasha gets her fitness kicks at yoga, barre, or kickboxing. Outside of fitness: cooking, meditation, and curling up with a good book are some of her favorite ways to mellow out. In Sasha's class, expect a high energy ride to hip hop, r&b, and a little trap with melodic hypnotizing beats for a high intensity workout that will leave you sore but wanting more!
Jo is a certified Schwinn Instructor for Revolve. She is very excited to join the Revolve community and meet so many of her neighbors. Originally from North Carolina, she has been living in Clarendon for the past 2.5 years and working for the Department of Justice. She is also a certified personal trainer and is currently working towards her fitness nutrition speciality. She has raced in everything from a 5K to a half marathon and has competed in several obstacle course races. Jo's favorite activity is definitely indoor cycling and giving everyone a sweaty high five at the end of class! Her favorite fitness motto is " if you leave my classes sweaty and with a smile on your face, I did my job".
Alyssa is an indoor cycling enthusiast with a passion for an active and adventurous lifestyle. She started riding in 2012 while visiting friends and will forever attribute those 45 minutes as the most formative in her adult years. Indoor cycling introduced her to a life that she never knew she was capable of living. It gave her the courage and empowerment to live a fulfilling, healthy and happy life both on and off the bike. Alyssa uses a high energy rhythm format to motivate riders in a fun and encouraging way, leveraging her dance background to choreograph classes that align with music beats. When not on the bike, she spends her days working as a consultant for government clients and enjoys spending time with family and friends at the beach.