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10203 North Oak Trafficway
Kansas City, Missouri 64155


  • The trainers are always developing more and creative ways to improve our workouts when we are not able to do an excercise as directed for a round. We don’t have to feel left out or that we can’t accomplish a good workout.
    - July 13, 2018 by M.G.
  • How the trainers are always there for you whenever you have questions. Also, the exercises changes daily.
    - July 11, 2018 by Sadaf Zaki
  • It’s always challenging, trainers are motivating, and it’s 30 minutes of me time that I always look forward to!
    - July 11, 2018 by Ryan Stewart
  • I like being pushed by the trainers. NO SLACKING!!!!
    - June 08, 2018 by J.D.
  • When I started I was definitely out of shape and very weak. All the trainers have been very patient with me and modified the exercises so that I could get the most out of my workouts and not hurt myself. The results have been amazing! I would highly recommend it to anyone!
    - May 17, 2018 by Kathy Keller
  • The workout and all the positive people who work here! It has really changed my life! I will always be thankful for 9round and the things I have learned to becoming healthy!
    - May 16, 2018 by Lisa Stonecypher
  • Great, challenging workout. Can be modified if necessary. Upbeat, encouraging trainers
    - April 27, 2018 by L.G.S.
  • I love the flexibility to come in and start a workout at my convenience. The 30 minute workouts are awesome and work out perfect that I can workout over my lunch hour. LOVE IT!!
    - April 18, 2018 by Stacey Schmidt
  • The ever-changing daily work out within 30mims is strong !!!!!
    - April 15, 2018 by C.M.
  • I love 9Round because everyday is a different workout and it’s challenging. The best workout I’ve had in awhile! Makes you excited about coming back!!!
    - April 14, 2018 by Veronica Parker

About the team

  • 9Round trainer
    Chris "The Crusher" McFarland
    Chris is the co-owner with his wife, Melissa. He is a USMC veteran, and has always made time for fitness. He is usually opening in Liberty, and is known to give a brutal workout. He has 3 kids, Morgan, Cooper, and Cruise.
  • 9Round trainer
    Melissa "The Machine" McFarland
    Melissa is the owner/operator of 9Round with Chris. She has always had a passion for fitness, and after discovering 9Round, she knew they had to bring the most convenient and effective workout to Missouri. The Liberty location was the first to open in Missouri, and with that gym, became 2013 & 2014 franchisee's of the year. Also awarded for multi unit franchisee's of the year for the Liberty, and Tiffany Springs locations. Melissa is a former RN and loves to help people reach their goals. She loves to go to each location, and workout with the members regularly because the members push her to always do better, and she wants to do the same in return.
  • 9Round trainer
    Hollie "The General" Perry
    Hollie became addicted to 9Round as a member, making her own transformation. She became such a believer that she wanted to help others the same way, and train to be a 9Round trainer. After 6 months, she became the 1st ever GM for Melissa and is doing phenomenal! She is married to a KC firefighter, and has 3 kids.
  • 9Round trainer
    Cyndi "Smokin' Cyndi" York
    Assistant Manager: Cyndi has been married since 2001 and they have 2 boys. She has a true passion for health and fitness and 9Round is a perfect fit! She loves interacting and supporting the members as they progress on their fitness journeys. You can find her at any of our 9Round locations.
  • 9Round trainer
    Amanda "Wonder Woman" Stiens
    Amanda works full time at an investment/insurance/retirement plan firm and after being a member for 9 months had to follow her heart and apply for a part-time position. Her motto is: "Don't ask what the world needs. Ask what makes you come alive and go do it. Because what the world needs is people who have come alive." That's how she feels when she comes to 9 Round, and she wanted to spread that to others.
  • 9Round trainer
    Brian "Bonecrusher" Kever
    Brian was picked as a trainer because of his motivating, energetic, and likable personality. He has previously lost 100 pounds and wants to help others reach their goals as well. Since joining the 9Round team in July, he has redistributed 25-30 pounds to the right places. "9Round is the most stress relieving, high intensity workout I have ever done"! Brian has 2 kids and has grown up in the Northland.
  • 9Round trainer
    Sam "Sweet Sugar" Weise
    Sam started as a member at 9Round. His personality and love for fitness made him a prime candidate to be part of our team. He is sweet as sugar, but are his workouts? You decide. You can find Sam at and 3 of our locations!
  • 9Round trainer
    Bryan "The Bleeder" Boydston
    Bryan started as a dedicated member and saw first hand how effective the 9Round program is along with his wife. He is a full time Gladstone Police officer and knows the importance of staying in shape. With little extra time, 9Round is the perfect fit!
  • 9Round trainer
    Billy "Ironfist" Genz
    Billy is a single father and through coaching sports has found his love in teaching technique and athletics to kids and looks to transition that into adults and an athletics degrees. Billy is positive, enthusiastic, passionate about helping members reach their fitness goals, and dedicated to the 9Round way!
  • 9Round trainer
    SJ "The Maniac" Munoz
    SJ brings a a background in boxing as well as a decade-plus career in journalism to 9Round. He earned a bachelor's degree in sports journalism with a minor in broadcasting. SJ is excited to work with you to help you achieve your fitness goals.
  • 9Round trainer
    Leesa "L Dub" Weese
    Leesa started at 9Round as a member looking for a new way to get in shape. The energectic, fast-paced atmosphere seemed to be a perfect fit, and she began working there shortly after! Leesa has a background in corporate fitness and a degree in Exercise Science from Truman State University.
  • 9Round trainer
    Zac "Venom" Vaughan
    Zac has always had a passion for fitness and started his 9Round journey in St Louis. It was then that he realized he had a passion for helping others as well. While in the KC area, he visited the 9Round in Liberty. He said " I knew I had to pack my belongings and move here to work at this amazing gym!"
  • 9Round trainer
    Amanda "The Rock" Brockman-Newell
    Amanda has graduated from Park University with a Bachelors Degree in Science in Fitness and Wellness and would like to be a Wellness Coach in the future. She has a passion for fitness and nutrition and loves sharing it with others. She loves to run and work out, but the intensity of 9 Round workouts are the best! Her other passions include traveling, cooking up something fun in the kitchen, spending time with her husband and last but not least, she's a big animal lover. What she loves about 9 Round is that it's always fun and the energy in the room is contagious. It motivates me to push through even when I feel like I have nothing left to give!
  • 9Round trainer
    Talia "TK - The Knockout" Kelly
    Talia aka TK, the Knockout is passionate about fitness and loves outdoor adventure. You can find her at any of our 3 locations.
  • 9Round trainer
    Anthony "Bull" Curiale
    Anthony is getting his bachelors degree in Law Enforcement and plans to join KCPD. He has a passion for health and fitness. He enjoys working out as well as motivating people to push past their limits. He loves his dog, Jake. You can find Anthony at any of our 3 locations.
  • 9Round trainer
    Molli "Bandi" Atkinson
    Molli is a Junior in high school and does everything to the best of her abilities! She's been a Girl Scout for 11 years and is a dedicated member of student Council, NHS, NEHS and FCA. She was a member at 9Round Smithville and loved the atmosphere, She is excited to be a trainer because of the energy it brings. You can see Molli at any of our 3 locations.

Local News and Events

  • blog
    10 Oct 2018 | by Kansas City / New Mark, MO - Trafficway
    It is our 6 year anniversary! 6 years of bringing the best workout to Missouri, with Liberty being only the 33rd 9Round gym to o...
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  • blog
    08 Aug 2018 | by Kansas City / New Mark, MO - Trafficway
    We will be closed Sunday, August 19th to replace the mats.  We will resume regular business hours on Monday.  We apolo...
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  • blog
    08 Aug 2018 | by Kansas City / New Mark, MO - Trafficway
    Calling all members!  What could be better than 9Round?  Getting 2 weeks FREE! If you refer someone and they sign up f...
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  • blog
    30 Jun 2018 | by Kansas City / New Mark, MO - Trafficway
    We will be closed Wednesday July 4th and will return to regular business hours on July 5th.  Have a fun and safe holiday!
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