Emily Quigley

2022 Spring & Fall Training Coach Emily grew-up watching her parents run and fell in love with her own running journey during high school. Running is not just a form of exercise, but a source of social connection, empowerment, enjoyment, and challenge! She’s completed numerous marathons and recently ventured into ultra-distances and trail running. Emily’s […]

Lou Ann Kycek

2022 Fall TRAINING Coach Actively participating in life since 2003 when a childhood friend asked her “So what do you do when you’re not working or being a mother or a wife?” She had no answers. She immediately jumped right into biking, then added running, triathlons, hiking the Superior Hiking Trail and anything that led […]

Danny Docherty

Program Director Danny Docherty is an elite runner, coach, and the new Run Minnesota Program Director . A native of St. Paul, MN, he attended Loyola University Chicago where he ran cross-country and track and field at the Division I level and graduated with degrees in English and Psychology. He first competed as a runner […]

Kym Zest

2021 Fall TRAINING Coach Kym Zest has been coaching endurance sports for over 15 years.  She’s been an athlete her whole life.  When she was a shy 14 years old at an all-comers track meet. Her dad, Coach Zhao pointed to a wrinkly silver haired woman warming up and said “If you stick with her, you’ll […]

Laurie Goudreault

2021 Fall TRAINING Coach Laurie Goudreault’s Fitness Philosophy -“Exercise makes you feel good physically and emotionally. Setting goals and striving to reach them will enhance all dimensions of your life.” Education USA Triathlon Certified Coach Level 1 AAFA Certified Personal Trainer  AAFA Certified Group Fitness Instructor TRX Certified BodyPump Certified Instructor CREW Training B.A., University […]

Michael Rodriguez, DPT

2021 Spring Training Coach Dr. Michael Rodriguez, DPT, is a physical therapist, running coach, strength and conditioning specialist, and owner of Endurance Sports Physical Therapy & Performance. A native of Chanhassen, Michael attended Drake University where he was an NCAA Division I long distance runner on the cross country and track teams. He continues to […]