Coaching by Carolyn

Coaching by Carolyn Coaching options available: Coaching calls: $50 for a 30 min call. $25 for additional blocks of 15 min. email Carolyn to set up calls: Training Programs: 8 – 16 week custom programs for events in the future, fall 50K runs, rock climbing goals, century bike rides, mountaineering trips, huts trips, alpine […]


AUGUST FOR OTHERS Community Fundraiser / August for MANAUS Emergency Fund In addition to our class options and supporting our Ripple Effect family, we are dedicated to bolstering our community as a whole and realize that while we as a business are experiencing a significant financial impact from the coronavirus closures we are also in […]

Online Coaching and Private Sessions

Online Coaching and Personal Training Sessions We still have a few virtual classes for those who are interested. To sign up for classes please contact or call/text the gym phone at 970-773-3317. These classes are formatted to be done easily at home, and do not require a lot of space or any equipment, though you can […]


NEW as of May 4th – FITNESS CONSULTATIONS Fitness consultation  – we are going to begin to offer 1:1 and 2:1/3:1 private and semi-private personalized fitness consultation. We have a 2500 sq ft space, will have masks available, a garage door to open when weather is conducive, sanitizer/towels/cleaner as well as a restroom to wash […]

Yoga for Recovery

Yoga Recovery for the Modern Mountain Athlete with Sarah Coburn   Starting October 2019, Tuesdays 6-7pm At The Ripple Effect, 2551 Dolores Way, Carbondale, CO 81623 $20.00, Cash Only   Elevate your athletic performance with an increased range of motion. Create space within the body to allow the emergence of better alignment. Lay a foundation […]

Postpartum Class

NEW CLASS FOR MOM’s Postpartum Class Specializing in regaining strength the correct way post child birth. Tuesdays 1:45pm  Covering: Pelvic Floor strengthening and reintegrating movements safely. Helping mom’s avoid complications down the road with core, hips, knees, low back and more. To register or for more information: Call 970-773-3317 or email Carolyn to set up an initial […]

Universal Stats

Universal Stats – All of the below are listed with a range, for gender, age and sport application. Additionally they are adjusted down from an athletes max by 10% per decade over age 50. And are adjusted or removed if injury or ROM limitation precludes one from properly performing movements. All of the following require […]

In the Gym October 15th

STRENGTH 10:00 Warm up 2 x 8 Shoulder Openers 2 x 5 Cuban Press Mobility Work 3 x 5 Wall Squats 2 x 30m Tactical Lunge 2 x 5 Push Ups Then: Find weight for step ups (heavy-ish) Then: 3 per side Steps Ups, slow and strict, really focusing on form 5x Body Rows (can […]

In the Gym Aug 2nd

POWER 10:00 Warm up ski erg/airdyne/row 2 × 8 Shoulder openers 2 x 5 Cuban press Work on mobility 3 x 5 Wall squat 2 x 30/30 sec DB Push Press/OH Hold 2 x 30/30sec squat/squat hold Then: Warm up to heavy-ish BB Jerk or Push Press Then: 5 x 5 BB Jerk (or Push […]