Team Foundry

 

Our Kettlebell Sport Team


Welcome to the home of one of Canada’a largest Kettlebell Sport Teams -   Home of Champion Lifters.


Coaches Misty Shearer and Renee Martynuik are among Canada’s most accomplished lifters to date, achieving their Master of Sport in Longcycle and Candidate for Master of Sport designations in both Biathlon & Snatch under the American Kettlebell Alliance (AKA) ranking system. World and Canadian Kettlebell Sport Record Holders.


Misty and Renee have worked with some of the world's best coaches and competitors to increase and diversify their own knowledge, bringing back the best practice methods in Kettlebell Sport to Team Foundry.  They have been coached by and participated in many clinics delivered by the greats, including Valery Federenko, Catherine Imes, Ivan Denisov, Ksenia Dedyukhina, Anton Anasenko, Igor Morozov, and Steven Khuong (Ice Chamber).  


Kettlebell Sport is growing at an astronomical rate in North America and across the world.  By joining Team Foundry, you have an opportunity to be at the forefront of the kettlebell sport movement in Canada.


We always welcome new members to Team Foundry!  On the ground, or online.


Whether you would like to join Team Foundry to compete across the continent and overseas, or simply join the Team for camaraderie and fitness, we welcome all levels of participation.  Don't live in the Edmonton area?  Contact us for online training.  


Team Foundry follows the rules and ranking system of the International Union of Kettlebell Lifting (IUKL), The American Kettlebell Alliance (AKA), and the Canadian Kettlebell Alliance (CKA).  If it is your goal to be ranked under the AKA/CKA ranking protocols, check these tables out for the goals you must attain to qualify.  



#TEAM FOUNDRY
The Foundry's Kettlebell Sport Team

Misty Shearer (#devilcoach)

Team Foundry Head Coach

2015 Team Canada Member IUKL World Championships


CKA Representative

AKA/WKC/RGSI Master of Sport - Longcycle 

AKA/WKC/RGSI Candidate for Master of Sport - Biathlon 

AKA Candidate for Master of Sport - Snatch

WKC Master of Sport One Arm Longcycle

WKC Master of Sport Biathlon


Accomplishments: 

2017 West Coast Classic Kettlebell Sport Championship Gold & Overall Biathlon

2016 Texas Kettlebell Sport Classic Absolute Winner Women's Longcycle

2016 Texas Kettlebell Sport Classic - 24kg Longcylce 1st

2016 West Coast Classic - Gold - 28kg Longcycle (Canadian Record)

2016 West Coast Classic Absolute Winner Women's Longcycle

2015 IUKL World Championships - Gold medal - Amateur Snatch

2015 IUKL World Championships - Gold medal - Veteran 45-49yr Snatch

2015 Canadian Nationals - Gold medal - Amateur Snatch (Canadian Record)

2015 West Coast Classic Kettlebell Sport Championship - Gold - 24kg Longcycle - Absolute Winner (Canadian Record)

2014 AKA/IUKL World Cup - Gold - 28kg Longcycle (Canadian Record)

2014 AKA Victoria Kettlebell Classic - Gold medal - 20kg Biathlon & Best overall lifter in weight category

2014 West Coast Classic Kettlebell Sport Championships - Gold medal - 20kg Biathlon

2013 AKA/IUKL USA Nationals - Gold medal - 24kg Longcycle

2013 AKA/IUKL USA Nationals - Silver medal - 24kg Snatch

2013 West Coast Classic Kettlebell Sport Championships - Gold medal - 20kg Biathlon

2012 WKC World Champion - Gold medal - 18kg Biathlon

2011 WKC World Champion - Gold medal - 24kg Longcycle


Designations:

CKA Kettlebell Sport Head Judge

AKA Kettlebell Sport Judge

RGSI Kettlebell Sport Coach Level 5

RGSI Kettlebell Sport Coach Level 1 

Former WKC Master Trainer

Former Head Coach - WKC Canadian Kettlebell Sport affiliate

WKC Sport Judge

WKC Kettlebell Fitness & Strength & Conditioning Coach

WKC Fitness Trainer

Renee Martynuik (#constiblecoach)

Team Foundry Assistant Coach

2015 Team Canada Member IUKL World Championships


AKA Master of Sport - Longcycle

AKA Master of Sport Biathlon Doubles

AKA Candidate for Master of Sport - Biathlon

AKA Candidate for Master of Sport - Snatch

AKA Candidate for Master of Sport - Double Biathlon

WKC Rank 1 - Longcycle





Accomplishments:

2017 Ottawa-Gatineau Kettlebell Sport Open - ABSOLUTE WORLD RECORD Double 24kg 68 reps Double 24kg Biathlon, Overall Biathlon Score and Jerk Absolute - Canadian National 24kg Snatch Record

2017 West Coast Classic Kettlebell Sport Championship Women's Double Biathlon 20kg Gold - ABSOLUTE WORLD RECORD Jerks 108reps 

2016 Flatlanders Kettlebell Open - Gold Double Biathlon & Canadian Record

2016 Canadian Nationals - Gold Medal - Women's Professional Snatch

2016 West Coast Classic - Gold - Women's 24kg Snatch

2015 IUKL World Championships - 5th - Professional Snatch

2015 Canadian Nationals - Gold Medal - Women's Professional Snatch - Selected Team Canada 

2015 West Coast Classic Kettlebell Sport Championship - Gold medal - 20kg Snatch and Overall 20kg Snatch Division

2014 AKA/IUKL World Cup - Gold medal - 20kg Biathlon

2014 AKA Victoria Kettlebell Classic - Silver medal - 24kg Longcycle

2014 West Coast Kettlebell Sport Championships - Bronze medal - 20kg Longcycle

2014 West Coast Kettlebell Sport Championships - Silver medal - 16kg Snatch

2013 AKA/IUKL USA Nationals - Silver medal - 24kg Longcycle 

2012 WKC World Championships - Gold medal - 22kg Longcycle 

2012 West Coast Classic Kettlebell Sport Championships - Silver medal - 20kg Longcycle


Designation:

WKC Kettlebell Fitness Trainer

Amy Rice

Accomplishments:


2017 Ottawa-Gatineau Kettlebell Sport Open - Gold OALC 16kg

2017 West Coast Classic Kettlebell Championships Bronze Women's Longcycle 16kg

2016 Canadian Nationals - Gold - 12kg One Arm Longcycle

2016 West Coast Classic - 16kg Longcycle - Bronze

2015 Canadian Nationals - Gold Medal - 12kg Longcycle

Fraaz Kamal

AKA Rank 2 - Longcycle



Accomplishments:

  • 2017 West Coast Classic Kettlebell Championships Gold Longcycle 20kg
  • 2016 Flatlanders Open Gold 20kg Biathlon & Canadian Record
  • 2015 Canadian Nationals  Gold medal
  • Overall Men's Longcycle - 16kg 
  • Mens Longcycle 16kg <58kg wt. class Canadian Record
  • 2015 West Coast Kettlebell Sport Championship - Gold medal - 16kg Longcycle (Weight class winner)


Rhonda Browning


Accomplishments:

2016 Flatlanders Open Gold Double 12kg Biathlon

2014 Canadian Nationals - Gold medal 12kg Snatch



Kim Kelly

AKA Rank 1 - Longcycle

2015 Team Canada Member IUKL World Championships






Accomplishments:

2017 West Coast Classic Kettlebell Championships Gold Women's Snatch 

2016 Flatlanders Open Gold - 12kg Biathlon

2016 Canadian Nationals - Gold - 12kg Biathlon

2016 West Coast Classic - Gold - 12kg Biathlon

2015 IUKL World Championships - 5th - Veterans

2015 Canadian Nationals - Gold Medal Women's Amateur - Overall Veterans

2015 West Coast Kettlebell Sport Classic - 16kg Longcycle - 4th place (and PR!) 

2014 AKA/IUKL World Cup - Gold medal - 16kg Longcycle

2014 West Coast Kettlebell Sport Classic - 16kg Longcycle (PR!)

2013 AKA/IUKL USA Nationals - Silver medal - 16kg Longcycle


Jed Nagy

AKA Rank 1 - Longcycle

2015 Team Canada Member IUKL World Championships


Accomplishments:


Michaela Vermeulen


Accomplishments:

2014 AKA/IUKL World Cup - Silver medal - 16kg Longcycle

Keith Dosko


Accomplishments:

2015 Canadian Nationals - Silver medal

2014 AKA/IUKL World Cup - Gold medal - 16kg Longcycle

Peter Vermeulen

AKA Rank 2 - Longcycle


Accomplishments:

2015 Canadian Nationals - Gold medal

2015 West Coast Kettlebell Sport Classic - Gold medal - 20kg Longcycle (Weight class winner)

2014 AKA/IUKL World Cup - Gold medal - 20kg Longcycle


Janette Cannan

AKA / WKC Rank 1 - Longcycle


Accomplishments:

2015 West Coast Kettlebell Sport Classic - Gold medal - 16kg Longcycle - Overall weight class winner (and PR!)

2014 AKA/IUKL World Cup - Gold medal - 16kg Biathlon

2013 AKA/IUKL USA Nationals - Silver medal - 16kg Longcycle

2012 WKC World Championships - Gold medal - 16kg Longcycle