People Profiles

Instructor Highlight – Alix Northup

Posted by on Jan 5, 2016 in People Profiles, Yoga & Fitness Studio | 0 comments

Welcome to the PRG instructor highlight series! Each month we’ll be introducing you to one of our awesome instructors here at PRG in hopes that you find a little inspiration and motivation to get to class or try a new one! This month we would love for you to meet yogi, climber, massage therapist, and all around amazing woman – Alix Northup. Alix’s vast experience with yoga and love of climbing combine to make her an excellent instructor and a perfect fit for the Wy’east Studio. We asked Alix who she would encourage to come to her classes and here is what she said:  ...

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Instructor Highlight – Christina Provencio

Posted by on Dec 7, 2015 in People Profiles, Yoga & Fitness Studio | 0 comments

Welcome to the PRG instructor highlight series! Each month we’ll be introducing you to one of our awesome instructors here at PRG in hopes that you find a little inspiration and motivation to get to class or try a new one! This month we are highlighting, Wy’east yoga instructor, Christina Provencio. She is full of passion, love and creativity, which shine through in everything she does. We asked Christina who she would encourage to come to her classes and here is what she said: My classes are for the curious. In restorative yoga I offer a softly lit space with dreamy whimsical tunes....

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Have you met Miles yet?

Posted by on Apr 16, 2014 in People Profiles | 0 comments

We’ve got a fabulous new addition to the PRG family! Meet Miles Quillen and read his exclusive interview below!   Q: Miles, tell us a little about yourself.  Are you new to Portland, what brought you here, etc.? A: I’m very new to Portland. I kind of feel like a kid who just moved to a new school and got the same locker number because Richmond, Virginia is a lot like Portland, just smaller and less rainy. My top-notch, beautiful girlfriend and I just moved here from Virginia on a whim, and we’re loving it. Q: What did you do before you moved to Portland? A: Before I moved to Portland,...

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Meet our new PRG face painter: Kait Helms!

Posted by on Apr 16, 2014 in People Profiles | 0 comments

Get to know a little more about one of our newest additions to the PRG family: Kait Helms! Q: Kait, tell us a little about yourself.  Are you new to Portland, what brought you here, etc.? A: I’ve been in the Portland area for 2.5 years now! I came up from sunny California to study nursing at the University of Portland. I am surprised the people up here have yet to develop gills due to all the rain! Q: How long have you been climbing and what/who initially got you interested in climbing? A: I have been climbing for 11 years now. My uncle Joe was a climber and took me to Sanctuary Rock Gym...

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Our Own Artist: Meet Nora Jameson!

Posted by on Nov 4, 2013 in People Profiles | Comments Off on Our Own Artist: Meet Nora Jameson!

Have you seen Nora Jameson around the gym these days? Learn a bit more about our fabulous new employee! Q: Tell us a little about yourself. How long have you been climbing and what and/or who got you started? A: I’ve been climbing since I was 8 or 9 years old. My aunt and uncle climbed a bit and when it was obvious I liked it, my parents found a gym and I joined a junior team when I was 10 and climbed all throughout high school up to senior year when I got 6th place at nationals when I was 17. Q: You’ve climbed in quite a few places around the US, do you have a(any) favorite climbing...

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Meet Connor Corley!

Posted by on Oct 2, 2013 in People Profiles | Comments Off on Meet Connor Corley!

Meet our latest PRG Employee, Connor Corley! Q: Connor, tell us a little about yourself.  Are you new to Portland, what brought you here etc. A: I am brand new in Portland, and so far the first month has been wonderful! Though I grew up in the northwest suburbs of Chicago, I’ve spent the past four years in central Arkansas where I just finished my degree in Environmental Studies at Hendrix College. I played DIII Lacrosse at Hendrix and got heavily involved with the outdoor programs and the local climbing coalition. I’ve spent the past two summers in Buena Vista, CO working as a whitewater...

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