Posts in New Haven
Jared Marinelli

Master Instructor
Ridgefield, Darien, Wilton, New Haven
Cycle

Where are you from?
Hartland, CT

How would you describe your JoyRide class? (3 adjectives) 
athletic, exciting, unpredictable

What are your favorite JoyRide beats/songs? OR what 3 songs/artists can you not live without?
Janet Jackson, Ru Paul & Imagine Dragons

What is your favorite food before a workout?
a hard boiled egg and a banana

Surprising fact about me?
I love classical music

How would your friends describe you (three descriptive words)? 
silly, creative & hard working

What is the most interesting thing in your gym bag?
An extra pair of socks and underwear because my mom always said "you should always have an extra pair of socks and underwear."

What gives you JOY? 
my husband, my family & my dogs

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David Reyes

Ridgefield, Wilton, New Haven
Cycle, Cycle Sculpt

Where are you from?
Bridgeport, CT

How would you describe your JoyRide class? (3 adjectives) 
Intense, energizing, challenging

What are your favorite JoyRide beats/songs? OR what 3 songs/artists can you not live without? 
Nicki Minaj, Benny Benassi, & Galantis

What is your favorite food before a workout?
Bagels - always bagels.

Surprising fact about me? 
I can’t ride an outdoor bike. Ha!

How would your friends describe you (three descriptive words)? 
Focused, athletic, intelligent

What is the most interesting thing in your gym bag?
My nine sets of clothes I bring with me everywhere because I sweat so much.

What gives you JOY? 
My family, my loved ones, and the ability to make a difference in someone else’s life. Even if it is in the smallest and simplest way possible.

Where can we follow you on Instagram/Facebook/Twitter?

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Kacey Way

New Haven
Cycle

Where are you from? 
Guilford, CT

How would you describe your JoyRide class?
Energizing, motivating and fun!

What three songs/artists can you not live without?
Remixes all day!

What is your favorite food before a workout? 
Fruit and yogurt

What is a surprising fact about you? 
I dislike ALL things scary — scary movies, being scared, Halloween, etc. no, thank you!

How would your friends describe you?
Loyal, supportive, and adventurous

What is the most interesting thing in your gym bag? 
An unnecessary amount of pens

What gives you JOY? 
My family, my dog, and ice cream — and ESPECIALLY when I have all three at once!

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John Yi

New Haven
Cycle

Where are you from? 
Princeton, NJ

How would you describe your JoyRide class?
Vibrant, intense, and fabulous

What 3 songs/artists can you not live without? 
Whitney Houston, Rihanna, R3hab

What is your favorite food before a workout? 
I don't eat before working out. Afterwards, though...anything and everything!

What is a surprising fact about you? 
I'm a classically-trained flautist and singer. And I love pickles — always whole, never sliced.

How would your friends describe you?
Over-the-top, effervescent, sassy

What is the most interesting thing in your gym bag? 
A sense of decorum (used sparingly)

What gives you JOY? 
Creating community

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Heidi Shepherd

New Haven
Cycle

Where are you from? 
Guilford, CT

How would you describe your JoyRide class?
Energetic, fun and athletic

What three songs/artists can you not live without?
Avicii, Pink, Fall out Boy

What is your favorite food before a workout? 
GOLDFISH. LOL!

What is a surprising fact about you? 
I had 13 surgeries to put my right knee back together …ugh! Determination and will can get you through anything!

How would your friends describe you?
Loyal, passionate, and honest

What is the most interesting thing in your gym bag? 
Oh geez — dirty socks!!

What gives you JOY? 
My family, my dog Riggins, and the beach!

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Michael Hoepp

New Haven
Cycle

Where are you from? 
New Hampshire

How would you describe your JoyRide class?
Athletic, thrilling and adventurous

What three songs/artists can you not live without? 
P!nk, Avicii, Imagine Dragons

What is your favorite food before a workout? 
Bananas

What is a surprising fact about you? 
I have a twin sister.

How would your friends describe you?
Thoughtful, dependable, reasonable

What is the most interesting thing in your gym bag? 
Jump rope

What gives you JOY? 
Friends, food, fun

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Leon Tejwani

Where are you from?
North Hollywood, California

How would you describe your JoyRide class? (3 adjectives) 
Challenging, fast-paced, moving

What three songs/artists can you not live without? 
RL Grime, Tom Walker, Yellow Claw

What is your favorite food before a workout? 
Does coffee count?

What is a surprising fact about you? 
I have an IMDB page! (I was in a movie when I was younger!)

How would your friends describe you (three descriptive words)? 
Motivated, disciplined, nerdy

What is the most interesting thing in your gym bag? 
Pre-workout gummies

What gives you JOY? 
Spending time with friends and family, eating delicious food and neuroscience (I am getting my PhD in neuroscience at Yale, studying ALS and other neurodegenerative diseases!)

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