Meet our training programs coordinator and everyone's favorite coach, Jason Fransted!
Jason was raised in Mishawaka, IN. He went to Marian High School and then to IUPUI where he earned a B.S. in Exercise Science. Since then he has worked at the Memorial Health and Lifestyle Center (HLC) as a fitness specialist. Jason has a certifications in Crossfit Endurance, YMCA Strength and Conditioning and also a YMCA Wellness. Jason has coached cross country and track and field at Marian High School.He has also coached cross country at Holy Cross College. Jason enjoys coaching, running, biking, triathlons, Crossfit, volleyball, and sports in general. He has a family with 2 kids, Olivia and Cooper.
Jason enjoys coaching because he can pass on what he has learned to others. He also takes pride in watching his runners cross the finish line, especially when it's for the very first time! Fleet Feet gives him the opportunity to reach out and help more people on a daily basis, getting new shoes to help with a problem, or get someone motivated to finish a 5k. Plus, he enjoys working with likeminded people who laugh at his jokes:)