SHS grads take over at Anytime Health

SHS grads take over at Anytime Health

Siblings-in-law Makayla Payne and Evan Hurn are the brand new homeowners of Sequim’s Anytime Health.

The Sequim Excessive grads transitioned from workers to homeowners of the franchise after finishing a cope with Artwork and Erin Inexperienced — additionally SHS graduates — a couple of month in the past.

“It was not a part of the plan in any respect,” Payne mentioned, laughing.

“Someplace alongside the way in which we acquired into the entrepreneurial spirit,” Hurn mentioned.

“It was a win-win for everyone. We had been principally managing the membership already and so they had been prepared to maneuver on.”

Payne (nee Bentz) was a freshman on SHS’s state 2A title successful softball crew in 2011 and was the Olympic League MVP in her senior season (2014). In trying to full her bachelor’s diploma in train science from Central Washington College, she wanted an internship. So in the summertime of 2018, she began at Anytime Health.

Hurn, a standout for Sequim Excessive’s baseball squad who after commencement in 2016 starred at Edmonds Neighborhood Faculty squad (third in NWAC in 2018) together with stints at Marshall and the Port Angeles Lefties, admitted he wasn’t at Marshall College to concentrate on the diploma, however that well being science “was one thing I used to be enthusiastic about.”

He got here to work at Anytime Health because the COVID pandemic kicked into full gear (June 2020), concurrently holding down a stocking place at Costco as he saved cash to purchase a home. In August 2021 he married Makayla’s sister, McKenzie.

The deal to modify possession from AEG Health to PH Health (DBA Anytime Health-Sequim) was a couple of yr within the works, Hurn mentioned.

He mentioned the Greens have been extraordinarily useful to grasp the administration aspect of working the enterprise.

“They’ve been tremendous useful alongside the way in which; we’re very lucky to have their assist,” Payne mentioned.

“We wouldn’t have been in a position to do that with out them.”

Within the fitness center

Hurn mentioned the Sequim train facility will proceed to supply loads of methods for customers to get match.

“Artwork and Erin, and (earlier homeowners) Jay and Heidi (Bryan) earlier than them, did an excellent job of constructing an excellent ambiance. I don’t see any main modifications,” he mentioned.

Although it has about 1,000 energetic customers, Sequim’s Anytime Health nonetheless has a sense of familiarity, Payne mentioned.

“Everyone is aware of everyone, not only for us however the members,” she mentioned. “[It’s for] all health ranges, all totally different ages.”

Along with the number of train machines and free weights, exercise rooms, mats and different gear, together with teaching and customized health plans, Hurn mentioned they’re enthusiastic about rolling out a brand new group program that takes a holistic strategy to health. Anytime Health customers might be a part of certainly one of two teams — one contains “energetic growing old” contributors who might transfer at a slower tempo — that additionally affords vitamin steerage.

He mentioned the enterprise can also be engaged on a cellphone app to offer train motivation and accountability.

“Anytime Health has been a staple within the Sequim neighborhood … [and] as a franchise, is rising; it’s not staying stagnant.”

He mentioned the dad or mum firm affords month-to-month conferences with a marketing consultant to supply recommendation on advertising and applications.

The Sequim facility is offered for members 24/7 by the use of key fobs. Staffed hours are 9 a.m.-6 p.m., Monday-Thursday, and 9 a.m.-1 p.m. on Fridays.

The employees contains coach Patrick McCrorie, one other Sequim Excessive graduate.

Plenty of present Sequim Excessive athletes use the power every single day of the week.

Payne and Hurn each mentioned they really feel comfy being members of the family who co-own a enterprise.

“I really feel like we’re each easy-going,” Payne mentioned.

“We’ve a variety of the identical values,” Hurn mentioned.

SHS grads take over at Anytime Health

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Evan Hurn and Makayla Payne, new homeowners of the Anytime Health Sequim enterprise, are each Sequim Excessive graduates.

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Evan Hurn and Makayla Payne, new owners of the Anytime Fitness Sequim business, are both Sequim High graduates.

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Evan Hurn and Makayla Payne, new homeowners of the Anytime Health Sequim enterprise, are each Sequim Excessive graduates.

Sequim’s Anytime Fitness facility offers a variety of cardio machines and ellipticals, free weights and other exercise equipment, as well as group classes and coaching.

Sequim’s Anytime Health facility affords a wide range of cardio machines and ellipticals, free weights and different train gear, in addition to group courses and training.