About the team
Nelly "The Rican" SantiagoNelly "The Rican" Santiago is the owner and operator. The Rican is a US Army war veteran with a passion for fitness. She brings the military "never quit" mentality to the table. She will push you while also making sure you have an exciting and fun workout. Nelly started her journey as a member of 9Round Hermosa Beach and fell in love with 9Round kickboxing. After seeing the amazing results she achieved, she knew she wanted to help others improve their health and fitness. You will never have a boring workout with Nelly!!
Orlando "Terminator" PaezOrlando "The Terminator " Paez is our lead trainer and has been in the fitness industry for over 5 years. Orlando has a passion for studying boxing and kickboxing. His passion for fitness and helping others reach their fitness goals is something that drives him everyday. He has instructed numerous boxing, and self-defense lessons. He will help build a better you by bringing out the best in each individual. He's here to terminate you and have you saying "I'll be back"
Leonard "The Mountain Lion" ParaisoLeonard is a fitness enthusiast who leads by example. In addition to kickboxing, he enjoys mountain biking, hiking, snowboarding and obstacle course racing. He believes in living an active lifestyle and encourages others to do the same. The mountain lion has a personal trainer certification (ACE). His aim is to create a positive, fun experience for all members and to make every workout count. "Move that body. All I want is all you got!"