THE TRIBE | Tracy Maynard, Toronto

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Meet Tracy – a true Toronto RIDE or DIE, Tracy has been showing up and bringing the heat since the UNDRGRND days. You can always count on Tracy to RIDE bright and early, front row, tapping it back with incredible strength and energy.

What do you do for your 9-5?

I work for Aritzia! Clearly I have a thing for the west coast 😉

If your bestie were to describe you in three words, what would they be?

Genuine, loyal and funny.

How long have you been coming to RIDE?

Since the UNDRGRND baby!

What motivates you to get your ass to class?

The people, the energy and the music. Who doesn’t want to workout with some of the baddest in the city?

How has RIDE impacted your life?

Confidence. When you start to see both physical and mental changes, you know you’ve won.

Outside of your 9-5 – tell us about all the badass things you’re up to?

Trying to live my best life. Insert smile by Lil duval.

In your opinion, what makes RIDE’s community so unique?

The people by far! The positive energy and vibe that everybody brings inside that building is unreal!

Favourite Instructor and why?

Come on, at least let me pick 2! Alex – beast mode all the time! Emily – positive vibes like no other!

Best RIDE memory?

When I completed 30 RIDES in 30 days just because! @jonathancharles_ we killed that!

What other workouts do you do outside of RIDE?

Nada! Just RIDE!

Song you’ve got on repeat?

Total ft. the notorious BIG, Can’t you see

If you could brunch with any male/lady boss (past or present), who would it be?

Oprah

If you were to give a s/o to a local entrepreneur, who would it be?

@neps.ca my hubby is one wicked printer!

Describe your ideal Saturday in the city.

RIDE or course and just chilling with friends! Dessert must be involved!

Who motivates you?

The ones who love me and the ones who don’t!

Fave quote or words to live by?

It is what it is!

Last book you read was….

Michelle Obama – Becoming

What does RIDE mean to you?

A place where I can come and really push myself and prove that I can do anything!