Rich Hummel

Rich Hummel

Group Exercise Instructor
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When did you start at SAC? And why do you work in the fitness industry?

started at sac in November, 2001.  Have been in the fitness/rehab industry since 1990, so 25 years (wow, I’m old).  I have always been fascinated with the human body and how it responds and adapts to what you do to it.  Enjoy seeing people meet goals or do things they never thought possible.

What is your job title and description?

Group Exercise Instructor

Education/Experience/Certifications/Awards

been in the physical therapy/ wellness insurer for 25 years.  Graduated from pacific Lutheran university in 1992.  Bachelor of science in physical education with sports medicine/ exercise concentration.  Licensed massage therapist since November, 2006.  Played and play soccer for PLU for 4 years.  All American in 1992. Raced mountains and road bikes for 20+ years.  Still an avid cyclist.  Coached high school varsity soccer at sisters high school.  Coach of the year 4 times.  Work at green ridge pt as massage therapist and exercise specialist

What are your hobbies?

hobbies include:  hanging with my 3 children and wife, cycling, mountaineering, hiking, fishing, golf, etc…

What is something quirky/interesting about you? or What is your favorite quote?

I love music, but can’t play.