Kendra Leigh Marley

Kendra Leigh Marley, IPE Pro - Women's Physique, Physique & Performance Coach


What I Do:

  • Physique, Performance and Posing Coach

  • Lifestyle Transformation Specialist

  • IPE Pro - Women's Physique

  • El Paso Lady Rhinos Youth Hockey Assistant Coach


  • B.A. Exercise Science & Studio Art, St. Olaf College ’06

  • M.S. Sport Psychology, Capella University (In Progress)


  • National Academy of Sports Medicine (NASM)

    • Certified Personal Trainer (CPT)

    • Corrective Exercise Specialist (CES)

    • Performance Enhancement Specialist (PES)

    • Fitness Nutrition Specialist (FNS)

  • Precision Nutrition - Level 1

  • American Heart Association CPR/AED/First Aid

Specialties: recomposition, bodybuilding and physique transformation, athletic performance enhancement, combat/tactical fitness and military physical fitness and resilience training programs, injury prevention and rehabilitation, performance nutrition and supplementation, behavioral change and lifestyle management.



  • 2020: TBD


  • NPC Kentucky Natural Championships, Nov 4, 2017, Covington, KY - Women's Physique, 3rd Place

  • DFAC North American Championships, June 11, 2016, St. Paul, MN - Women's Athletic, 1st Place

  • IPE Pro North American, May 28, 2016, Bloomington, MN - Women's Physique, 1st Place

  • NANBF Mr. & Ms. Natural Minnesota, May 16th, 2015, Bloomington, MN – Women’s Physique 1st place/Overall and IFPA Pro Card Winner



  • MN Valkyrie, LFL – Legends Football League, Linebacker, OL/DL, Safety, 2011-2013

  • Amateur MMA Fighter (2-0), 2010-2011, Was Ranked Within Top 5 In state and National rankings

  • St. Olaf College Women’s Hockey, 2002-2006, Defense, 4-year letter winner

  • Willmar HS Women’s Ice Hockey, 1998-2002, Defense, 4-year letter winner, 3rd place State Tournament 2002, All-Conference 2002, All-Conference Academic 2000-2002

  • Other sports experience: grappling, soccer, gymnastics, track and field, cross country, volleyball, softball, golf, tennis

Favorite Quote:

“You must be passionate, you must dedicate yourself, and you must be relentless in the pursuit of your goals. If you do, you will be successful.” -Steve Garvey