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Welcome to our search for New York City's hottest trainer. Over the coming weeks, we'll profile twenty-two smoking candidates who work at local gyms and studios. Once you've gotten to know everyone, we'll host a March Madness-style showdown in which you get to vote for your favorite.
Twenty-two contestants later, we're finally ready to vote for New York City's Hottest Trainer. We've separated the competitors into two groups of men and two groups of women for Round 1. Next week, the winners from each group will compete against each other in Round 2. On Wednesday, we'll have the final face-off and crown one of them the winner.
First up: Natalia Benitez of Bikram Yoga NYC, Andia Winslow of The Sports Center at Chelsea Piers, Marlo Fisken of Body & Pole, Sophie Green of SYNCSTUDIO, Emily Cook Harris of EMpowered, and Chelsea Dornan of Uplift Studios. Click through the gallery above for a refresher on each contestant, plus a link to their profile on the site.
Each poll will close 48 hours after it's published, so you have until 11:30am on Wednesday to vote for a trainer in this group.
Update: The poll is now closed. Winner Emily Cook Harris will advance to Round Two!
· All Hottest Trainer 2013 Contestants [Racked NY]
· Welcome to Racked NY's Hottest Trainer Competition! [Racked NY]