MEET OUR DYNAMIC COACHES
Luke Weyant - APEX Movement West Hartford
Throughout the years, Luke Weyant has been involved in many sporting activities such as baseball, soccer, basketball, football, volleyball, and rock climbing. For the past two years, Luke has been working with the Autotechnic BMW motorsport team as part of the race crew. He then left the motorsport realm to pursue a career in Parkour. He was then offered a position as an Apex Movement Parkour coach. He traveled to Apex Movement Boulder, CO, to train and ultimately to become an Apex Movement certified coach. In the past several months, Luke has been involved in the building of Apex Movement West Hartford alongside several others. Luke is looking forward to future travels, opportunities, and endeavors within the Parkour community.
Austin Lutz-APEX Movement Denver
"Austin Lutz, from Denver, Colorado, has been training parkour and free running for over 7 years. He has reach the regional city finals on American Ninja Warrior, and competed in 3 other national parkour competitions, placing as highly as 6th. Austin found the discipline while attending the University of New Mexico where he studied psychology and philosophy. He was a state champion triple jumper and hurdler, as well as an all-state team running back and defensive back in football, before taking an honors academic scholarship to UNM in 2007. Austin has a passion for teaching, especially youth, and has worked with APEX Movement for 5 years. In his free time he enjoys fantasy fiction, tabletop and board games, exploring the outdoors, learning new things, dragons, and live music. He currently lives in Denver, Colorado, with his fiance and fellow parkour practitioner Emily."
Christian Greene - APEX Movement Denver
Eli Goudeau - Connecticut
Master Builder/Ninja Warrior
Arii Fernandez - APEX Movement West Hartford
Omaree "Arii" Alamo has been a full-time competitive athlete for over 7 years. A Connecticut native, Arii has trained in sport martial arts, MMA, Dance, Cheer, tumbling, and tricking. He has spent the greater part of his career promoting the arts of movement and teaching in elementary schools and camps in the Fairfield and New haven counties. As a perpetual student of movement; he is currently dedicating himself to learning and mastering the art of parkour. His accomplishments include:
- NECA Cheer & Dance: Hip Hop champion 2012-2015
- RAW Fest Dance Competitor
- Head Tricking Coach for Thunder Martial Arts Academy
- Assistant striking instructor
Versana - APEX Movement West Hartford
Versana has been an athlete since she was four years old. Starting in the world of competitive gymnastics she acquired the love of challenging yourself through fitness challenges. Versana went on to take first place in her wave at her first triathlon at the age of ten. Since then Versana has found the love of dance and has been a high level ballerina performing in such places as The Guard Theater, New London, The Kate, Old Saybrook, St. Josephs University, West Hartford, and elsewhere. Versana also enjoys debate. She was recognized on the Senate Floor for winning the State of Connecticut's Middle School Championship. Versana is also a certified lifequard, cpr trained, and works at Camp Claire every summer as a Junior Counselor. Versana has been to APEX Movement Boulder and is excited to be assisting our team of experts in bringing APEX Movement West Hartford to our community.