We’ve been helping clients achieve their athletic goals since 1998, when head coach and owner Aaron Leventhal founded Fit Studios.  We work with clients in Minneapolis and all over the country from recreational to professional athletes.  Notable clients include:

  • Minnesota United FC Professional Soccer Team Head Strength & Conditioning Coaches, Team Sports Scientists
  • National Football League (individual players): Private training focusing on speed, strength and agility
  • National Hockey League (individual players): Private training focusing on power production, lateral agility & skating speed
  • US Olympic Ski Team (individual athletes): Private training focusing on specific individual needs, helping reach goals, and providing dynamic programming
  • NCAA Division I-III athletes (variety of sports): Training camps offered for NCAA athletic seasons individualized to each athlete based on needs, including education on nutrition, time management and standing up to the demands of collegiate athletics.

Aaron Leventhal, Owner & Head Coach

Fit Studios owner Aaron Leventhal has over 15 years of experience developing clients of all ages and abilities. Aaron graduated from Drake University with a degree in Health and Fitness, and earned his NSCA CPT certification shortly there after. While attending Drake, Aaron played for Drake’s Bulldogs soccer team and trained with the Des Moines Menace semi-pro and Minnesota Thunder professional soccer teams.  After Drake, Aaron spent the next eight years playing for the Minnesota Thunder.  Aaron has recently completed the CSCS certification.

Aaron’s passion for fitness and helping others achieve their goals allows him to connect with his clients on an individual level. His formal education at Drake and his background as a professional athlete bring an unmatched expertise in fitness. The result is customized training tailored to each client that allows the individual to reach their goals, whether it’s to gain fitness and lose weight or win the next championship.

Contact Aaron c: 612 284-1854 e: aaron@fittc.com


Lucas Beyer, Coach

Lucas started at Fit in June of 2013 and has quickly become an intricate part of the Fit Family. A graduate of Eden Prairie High School, Lucas played football through college and uses his athletic experience to connect with our athletes, especially our youth. His passion for coaching and Fit Studios is evident no matter who he is training, from pros to youth, from young to old.

Contact Lucas c: 612 284-1854 e: lucas@fittc.com


Willis Schuerger, Trainer

Willis graduated from the University of Minnesota in 2014 with a degree in Kinesiology. During his time in school, he also studied to become a NASM certified personal trainer and MMA conditioning specialist. Willis has trained for nearly a decade in traditional martial arts and has won numerous awards in national and international competitions. He also has several years experience training in kickboxing and Muay Thai. Willis is passionate about exercise potential as a preventative treatment, and loves helping FIT clients strengthen and protect their bodies no matter their goals.

Contact Willis c: 612 284-1854 e: willis@fittc.com

Christine Leventhal

Christine Leventhal, co-owner of Fit Studio, is a former NCAA Division 1 track and field athlete and graduate of Illinois State University.  Christine's experience as a competitive athlete lends itself well to her role as Fit coach.  She has helped Aaron train various individual athletes over the years, since they started Fit Studio in 2002.  In addition to completing the Fit Basic Training course, Christine is Level 1 CrossFit certified

Mia Liebl

Mia started training at Fit Studio in 2012.  Mia's passion for health and fitness was ignited at the age of 16 with her first job in the industry at a Nautilus Fitness Center.  In addition to completing the Fit Basic Training Course, Mia earned her ACE and IDEA certifications and spent 12 years as an aerobics instructor at US Swim and Fitness, Bally's and Lifetime Fitness.  Mia completed in the National Aerobic Competition and was part of the Reebok National Aerobic Performance Team.  She is excited about the prospect of helping others reach their fitness goals, especially as a way of staving off the aging process.