6161 E Main St
Farmington, NM 87402
(505) 801-9603

Our Coaches


  • Jesse Hickey

    • CrossFit Level 1
    • CrossFit Endurance
    • CrossFit Olympic Weightlifting
    • CrossFit Kids
    • CrossFit Strongman
    • CrossFit Powerlifting (AJRoberts and Gracie Vannasse, Laura Phelps and Shane Sweatt)
    • AHA Adult/Child CPR/AED Certified
    • Licensed New Mexico EMT Intermediate
    • Nationally Registered Advanced EMT

    Jesse is a US Navy combat veteran, who served from 2002 to 2008 as a Corpsman with the US Marine Corps infantry. This is where he was originally exposed to CrossFit and his love for it began. Jesse began coaching CrossFit in 2009 and opened Animas CrossFit with his wife, Stephanie in the spring of 2010. He was born and raised in Farmington and currently works full time as a professional firefighter and is a member of the Farmington SWAT Team as a medic.


  • Stephanie Hickey

    • CrossFit Level 1
    • CrossFit Level 2
    • CrossFit Gymnastics
    • CrossFit Kids
    • CrossFit Movement and Mobility
    • New Mexico and Colorado Licensed Physical Therapist
    • AHA Adult/Child CPR/AED Certified

    A Massachusetts native, Stephanie has worked in Farmington and lived in the Four Corners area since 2003. She attended the University of Hartford, graduating with her degree in physical therapy in 2002. She was first introduced to CrossFit in 2009 by her husband, Jesse Hickey. Stephanie has been a practicing physical therapist for 14 years, with specialities in orthopedics, manual therapy, and dance.


  • Anna Polanco

    • CrossFit Level 1
    • CrossFit Powerlifting
    • New Mexico Licensed Registered Nurse
    • American Healthcare Academy CPR/AED Certified

    Anna was introduced to CrossFit by her brother, Jesse Hickey in 2010. Anna has competed in 2 Strongman competitions, placing 1st and 2nd place. She is also a full time registered nurse and has been for 10 years. Anna feels privileged to be a coach at Animas CrossFit and hopes to continue getting stronger and continue teaching others to do the same thing!


  • Donna Fredrickson

    • CrossFit Level 1
    • CrossFit Kids
    • New Mexico and Texas Teaching Licenses
    • American Health Care Academy Adult/Child CPR/AED

    Donna graduated from the University of North Texas with a Masters Degree in Education. She holds a Texas and New Mexico Teaching license with an endorsement in Physical Education and has 30 years experience teaching kids. She was first exposed to CrossFit in 2012.


  • Kevin Boelter

    • CrossFit Level 1
    • CrossFit Level 2
    • AHA First Aid and Adult/Child CPR/AED Certified

    Kevin was born and raised in a small town in central Wisconsin. As a certified diesel technician, he has lived and worked in Wisconsin, Arizona, Washington and New Mexico. Kevin first tried Crossfit in September 2013 and was immediately hooked. Kevin also enjoys softball, golf and mountain biking.


  • Diondra Bond


  • Jon Nyce