Crystal Wright – Owner/Head Coach

Crystal is the owner and head trainer at Wright Training. Born and raised in Jackson, Crystal developed a passion for the outdoors and skiing at an early age. She ski raced and competed in rodeo throughout high school and college. After recovering from athletic injuries, she became passionate about helping people stay injury-free and healthy.

She graduated from Montana State University with a Bachelor of Science in Health Promotion. She obtained her Personal Trainer Certification from the National Academy of Sports Medicine in December of 2006 and has continued her education with Corrective Exercise Specialist programs as well as becoming a Mountain Athlete Certified Strength Coach.

Crystal continues to compete at the professional level in Big Mountain Skiing. In 2009 and 2012 she won the Freeskiing World Tour Title.Her certifications include:

Qualifications:

  • National Academy of Sports Medicine Certified Personal Trainer
  • Mountain Athlete Certified Strength and Conditioning Coach
  • Corrective Exercise Specialist Level I
  • Yoga Fit level one instructor

Max Martin – Assistant Coach

Max was born and raised in Jackson Hole. As a youngster, Max was very active playing soccer for both the youth soccer program and the Jackson Hole High School Varsity team. The majority of his athletic achievements came from ski racing. Max was part of the Jackson Hole Ski Club till he was 15 years old, then moved to Salt Lake City, UT to attend the Rowmark Ski Academy. After finishing high school Max then continued to pursue his education and racing career at Plymouth State University in Plymouth, NH. In his time at Plymouth State, Max became the first athlete in history to compete in the NCAA Alpine National Championship in 2014 and also was awarded the Paul E. Arold Male Athlete of the Year twice in 2014 and 2016. Max recently graduated with honors earning at Bachelor’s degree in Exercise Physiology in early May. He looks forward to coming home and utilizing his degree by passing on his knowledge to the athletes at Wright Training.

Certifications and Degrees:

  • B.S. Exercise and Sport Physiology
  • American College of Sports Medicine Certified Personal Trainer
  • Mountain Athlete Advanced Programing Certified

Brian Mulvihill

Brian grew up in Bend, OR and moved to Jackson in 2004 after graduating from Oregon State University. His move to the bigger mountains of Wyoming gave him an ultimate new playground for alpine climbing and backcountry snowboarding.

After years of no formal gym training, he started training at Wright Training as well as Mountain Athlete in 2010.

Brian has seen the effects of sport specific training in his own mountain adventures and expeditions and is eager to learn more and help to coach others on the path to strength and performance in the mountains or in daily life.

Qualifications:

  • National Academy of Sports Medicine (NASM) Certified Personal Trainer
  • Completion of the Mountain Athlete Advanced Programming Course

Jenny Wolfrom

Jenny Wolfrom grew up in the rural mountains of Maine and spent much of her youth skiing, running, and playing various sports. After finishing college in Boston, Jenny spent a few years in the city working in marketing and weekend-warrioring to Vermont to ski and mountain bike. Missing the mountains and rural-life, Jenny moved to Kodiak, Alaska where she spent two years working for a non-profit and backcountry skiing, hiking, and fishing in the Alaskan wilderness. Now a Jackson resident of four years, Jenny spends her free time outside trail running, mountain biking, downhill and backcountry skiing, and backpacking in the Tetons. She is currently training for several mountain bike endurance races including the 2015 Leadville 100.

Qualifications:

  • National Academy of Sports Medicine (NASM) Certified Personal Trainer
  • Completion of the Mountain Athlete Advanced Programming Course

Chris Bates

Chris grew up in Louisiana and south Florida for his first twenty-six years. He enjoyed playing team sports as a kiddo but began to realize that his desire for health and leisure went beyond sports and connection with the nature in South Florida.

Chris visited the Tetons in the summer of 2016 to hike the vast mountains for the first time. Within a week of hiking and adventuring, he decided that he was going to move out west. After spending his first winter in Keystone, CO, he moved into GTNP for the summer. He was quick to realize that the area had a large community of outdoor enthusiasts that share a desire for health and performance for the longevity of enjoyment.

He studied at the University of Miami and earned a Bachelors and Masters in Exercise Physiology. His training prioritizes injury prevention via intentional technique and movement. He has experience training athletes with performance goals and individuals new to fitness. He is excited to start his first-year team at Wright Training and keep your body at peak performance

Andrew Armington

Andrew was born in the Tetons and lived his first few years in Moose.  His father was a Park Ranger so he spent all of this life in various National Parks.

Sports and the outdoors have always run through Andrew’s veins. His current endeavors include mountain biking, snowmobiling, and ski mountaineering, to name a few. He is a strong believer that the foundation for these sports and many others start in the gym.

Andrew graduated with honors from the University of Wisconsin La Crosse with a degree in biomedicine and chemistry. A future career in medicine may be on the horizon but he is incredibly happy to be a personal trainer in his birthplace for the moment!

Qualifications:

  • B.S. Biomedicine
  • NASM Certified Personal Trainer
  • Crossfit Level 1 Trainer
  • Emergency Medical Technician (EMT)

Jake Ethington

“Anything you do consistently you will do well”

Jake is a Jackson Hole native and grew up exploring the mountains around his home. His favorite local adventure is exploring the Darby wind and ice caves. Growing up in Jackson, he developed a love for physical challenges of all kinds.

His fitness journey began in high school when he trained with Mountain Athlete for varsity football. Since then, his pursuit of physical endeavors has led him through a myriad of different training routines. He has trained for football,  MMA fighting, long-distance cycling including a 1000+ mile trip through Utah, ice and rock climbing and most recently he has been training for calisthenics proficiency.

Jake has been training friends and associates for over six years but is in his first year of training professionally. He is working on completing his certification through NASM and is excited for his first year at Wright Training and helping his clients achieve their fitness goals.

Jeff Archibald

Jeff was born and raised in Ogden, Utah. He started snowboarding at twelve years old, the day it was allowed at Powder Mountain.  He moved to Salt Lake City out of high school to be closer to bigger mountains and study at the University of Utah Sport Science Department.  He joined the US Snowboard Team and competed internationally while finishing his degree from 1995-2001.   He coached his way through the ranks and was hired in 2005 to help lead the US Snowboardcross Team in its inaugural Olympic Games in Torino.  He continued coaching for the US Snowboard Team until 2019 where he coached 4 Olympic Medals and 12 World Championship Medals.  Throughout this process he worked closely with the sport science department to create progressive strength and conditioning programming that emphasized skill acquisition and cognitive processing.  

He recently moved to Teton Valley with his wife and two girls.  Jeff spends his free time snowboarding in the backcountry, mountain biking, climbing and painting.  

Bachelor of Science Exercise and Sport Science  | University of Utah 

Qualifications:

  • NSCA CSCS 
  • US Snowboard Team Athlete 1998-2001
  • US Snowboardcross Team Coach Coached 2005-2019 
  • 4 Olympic Medals, 12 World Championship Medals
  • 2007, 2009 United States Ski and Snowboard Team International Coach of the Year
  • 2019 United States Ski and Snowboard Team Coach of the Year

Angie Reece

Angie has been a fitness and yoga instructor in Denver for the past 8 years teaching a variety of classes including yoga, yoga sculpt, fusion and HIIT. Yoga is the backbone of Angie‘s teaching philosophy and as a teacher, she wants to help students understand the alignment of the body to the various exercises they perform in all the fitness classes they attend. Angie joined Wright Training eager to join the community! She is passionate about building strength and increasing flexibility with a fun, creative approach. She is a NASM Certified Personal Trainer and Certified Yoga Instructor.

Taylor Williams

Taylor grew up in rural Georgia as a multi-sport athlete and outdoorsman. While at the University of Georgia he got his first taste of elite-level training and then shortly after college Taylor moved to Jackson where the world of athletics and the great outdoors collided. Since 2010 Taylor has been in and out of the Tetons. Although his first love is Sports Performance Psychology, he has developed many athletes in their physical pursuits as well. The mountains beckon athletes of many types. Whether it be skiers, climbers, cyclists, or runners, Taylor enjoys the process of cultivating their mental and physical needs for performance. Taylor’s favorite quote is “The principle purpose of the body is to carry around the brain.” Ask him what this means. Taylor lives in Victor, ID with his wife, daughter, and pup.

Ryan Zaremba

Ryan is a veteran of the U.S. Air Force from Ohio who longed for the Rocky Mountains. In 2017, Ryan decided to give up his career and start his life over with his wife in Jackson Hole. Having spent years guiding and enjoying the new sports and unfamiliar terrain, Ryan decided it was time to get back to his passion of health & fitness to help his friends and neighbors of Jackson to become healthier and to help them achieve their fitness and recreational goals.  Throughout his guiding career, Ryan found a love for closely working with and educating clients and finds it rewarding when he can be a part of making others’ dreams come true.  He is eager to provide the same quality of service at Wright Training.

Ryan is in his first year of professional coaching and is continuing his education towards a Bachelor’s Degree in Exercise Science.

Qualifications:

  • International Sports Sciences Association (ISSA) Certified Fitness Trainer
  • International Sports Sciences Association (ISSA) Strength & Conditioning Coach