We’ve got the best coaches in the business. Learn more about them.


BRICK’s coaches are highly qualified and will make sure you get a great, intense workout while staying as safe as possible.

Coach - Israel

Israel Wright

  • Coaches: B|X, CrossFit
  • Hometown: Lancaster, CA
  • Athletic Background: Dance, CrossFit in the military. Regionals Athlete ’09 – ’13.
Coach - Nicole

Pedro Borges

  • Coaches: CrossFit, Academy, B|X
  • Hometown: Poços de Caldas, Brazil
  • Athletic Background: Soccer for fun
Coach - Kristina

Kristina Forest

  • Coaches: CrossFit, Academy, Gymnastics
  • Hometown: Santa Barbara, CA
  • Athletic Background: Water Polo & Swimming
Coach - Ryan

Ryan Porter

  • Coaches: Kickboxing
  • Hometown: Perth WA
  • Athletic Background: Martial Arts
Coach - Cesar

Cesar Flores

  • Coaches: CrossFit, Barbell Club
  • Hometown: Santa Monica, CA
  • Athletic Background: Baseball
Coach - Alex

Alex Banuelos

  • Coaches: CrossFit, B|X, Academy
  • Hometown: South Central LA, CA
  • Athletic Background: Football, Baseball, Volleyball, Swimmer, Water Polo, Triathlons
Coach - Zach

Vincent Hausman

  • Coaches: CrossFit, Academy
  • Hometown: Amsterdam, The Netherlands
  • Athletic Background: Soccer
Coach - Ryan

Joanna Pfeiffer​

  • Coaches: B|X
  • Hometown: New Castle, PA
  • Athletic Background: Dancing
Coach - Caleb

Caleb Ellis

  • Coaches: CrossFit, Academy
  • Hometown: Denver, CO
  • Athletic Background: Football
Coach - Mike

Mike Mensah

  • Coaches: S.P.E. (Speed, Power, Endurance)
  • Hometown: Vancouver; British Columbia
  • Athletic Background: Professional Track & Field Athlete. Sprinter, Jumper.
Coach - Cleveland

Cleveland Berto

  • Coaches: B|X
  • Hometown: Winter Haven, FL
  • Athletic Background: Football, Wrestling, Track & Field, and Boxing
Coach - Ryan

Kirsten Stallone

  • Coaches: CrossFit, Swole Sesh
  • Hometown: Chesapeake City, MD
  • Athletic Background: Soccer