New Trail Coaches
Beth is a NOVA native who has been teaching for 10 years. She loves to do a combination of current and classic rock in her classes. If Beth had to pick a favorite decade for music she would put the 80s at the top of the list. You can expect to leave Beth’s classes sweaty, happy and ready for the day.
Schedule: Tues 9:30am & Fri 9:30am 55+
Liz got hooked on indoor cycling in her high school days back in upstate New York. She loves the fact you can push yourself mentally and physically in the studio. You’ll hear a variety of music depending on the time of day – more rock in the morning and more current pop hits as the day goes on. Liz wants you to leave class feeling invigorated and recharged.
Schedule: Wed 530pm House Ride / Thurs 530am & 930am House Ride
Jeff was born in NY but raised in North Carolina. Don’t let his serious face fool you - this Tar Heel will have you laughing as he pushes you throughout class. Jeff loves a variety of music but mostly plays pop, rock and alternative. He has been teaching for 19 years and still loves to challenge his riders so they feel like they can take on anything in and out of the studio.
Schedule: Sun 945am & Mon 930am House Ride/ First Friday of the Month 530pm Happy Hour Ride
Peter may have lived in a variety of places from Arizona to Latvia but he calls Virginia home. He’s an outdoor cyclist turned indoor instructor. He loves the workout and how it brings people together. You can expect to hear a mix of latin, electronic and rock in Peter’s classes. He wants to leave his riders exhausted but hungry for more.
Schedule: All House Rides - Mon 530pm / Tues 530am /Thurs 6pm / Sat 730am
Abby is a Northern VA native who attends Virginia Tech. When she’s home on break, Abby will be subbing and leading College Rides. She loves to bring fresh music into the mix and creates drills to take you to breathless and back. If you want a high energy ride then Abby is the coach for you!
Schedule: Varies based on college breaks.
Susan has been an avid outdoor cyclist for decades. She’s been in NOVA since 1990 but is originally from Massachusetts. She loves training for triathlons and has turned to indoor cycling for her workouts over the past 10 years. Susan loves a variety of music but leans toward the 70s-90s. She wants her riders to leave feeling energized and like they can conquer any challenge.
Schedule: Wednesdays 6am House Ride
Stewart comes to NOVA by way of Charlottesville. She comes from a family of cyclists and got hooked on teaching after riding indoors for 10 years. She loves anything upbeat from hip-hop to indie to EDM. Stewart loves to push her pack with intense drills that leave them feeling proud of the effort they put into class.
Schedule: Mon 6:30pm & Sat 11am House Ride
You’ll find this friendly face behind the desk to help you get checked in on Monday and Thursday mornings. Lauren is an avid indoor cyclist and Reston resident who has supported New Trail from the early days. If you’re a new rider Lauren will be your biggest cheerleader and will likely introduce you to 20 new friends before class.
Maria finds it hard not to smile at all times and we love that about her. She’s ready to help you get checked in and ready for class several times a week. Maria is a quiet but fierce coordinator who finds joy in seeing regular faces she can get to know. If you’re wondering if she is always that happy, yes, she is. The best part is she wants you to be that happy to.
Rachel is our Operations Manager. She’s the perfect combination of laid back and go-getter. She’ll solve any problem with a smile and will make sure you are happily on your way. like our owner, Rachel is from Rochester, ny so she gets extra points for being able to drive in the snow!