Elite Fitness Lisbon was taken over by Michael Reiling in 2014 and expanded in 2017. This location offers 24/7/365 access, a dry sauna, treadmills, ellipticals, a stairmill, recumbent bikes, upright bikes, NuSteps, power racks, cable crossover, free weights, resistance machines, TRX straps, plyo boxes, med balls, yoga balls, field turf area, a TANK (push sled), battle ropes, showers, a vending machine, security cameras throughout the gym and much more! We offer no contract and contracted membership options, beginner exercise classes, personal training, and group training. Since we are under the same ownership as Ability Physical Therapy, we have the unique ability to offer free injury consults if needed by any of our members. We are also able to refer our members to a great massage therapist, at our Mt. Vernon Ability Physical Therapy clinic! 


Meet the trainers



Thomas has Personal Training experience working with clients of all ages and ability levels, as well as Strength and Conditioning for athletes of multiple ages across multiple sports.

Thomas is certified as a Personal Trainer through the American College of Sports Medicine. He attended Kirkwood Community College completing the Exercise Science program in the first wave of students to go through the program. Thomas works privately or in groups with athletes, and the general public. He’ll design a program specific to your needs that will not only help you meet your goals, but will keep you injury free and feeling great while making progress. He works out of the Lisbon location.

Traci smith

b.s., pta, ace-cpt

Traci’s goal is to keep people active, healthy and strong to maximize their quality of life.


Traci is an ACE Certified Personal Trainer since 2007, graduated with a B.A. in Fitness Management from Wartburg College in 2007. She then earn an Associates Degrees from Kirkwood as a Physical Therapist Assistant Degree in 2018. Traci has experience in Sport specific training, Geriatrics, Orthopedics, Functional training, weight loss, and aquatic training in all ages.  Traci works primarily at the Lisbon Elite Fitness location and Mount Vernon Physical Therapy Clinic. Traci lives in Mount Vernon with her family and enjoys spending time with family, pets and friends. 

Other staff

Karin Thomas

Laura Halladay

Nolan Reiling

Karin joined the Elite team in November 2019 and now manages the Lisbon location. She loves interacting with and getting to know everyone and aims to provide a safe, clean, and comfortable environment for our members. Karin enjoys cooking, hiking, swimming, hosting friends, and working out.

Laura started at Elite Fitness in November of 2020, and has pitched in at Elite Fitness in Marion and the Ability offices in Solon and Mt. Vernon. She has a B.A. in psychology and sociology from Maryville University, St. Louis, Mo., with emphasis areas in environmental psychology and urban sociology. Laura also trained for disaster relief while in St. Louis. In her spare time she enjoys various hobbies and activities that include lifetime fitness and education goals.

Nolan is currently a student at Lisbon High School. After graduation, he plans to acquire his personal training and nutrition certification and work as a personal trainer and nutrition coach while studying exercise science at the University of Iowa. Upon completion of college, Nolan plans on starting his own fitness and nutrition coaching business.


Class Schedule & Staffed Hours


Staffed Hours:

Monday: 9:30 Am - 7:00 pm

Tuesday: 10:30 Am - 7:00 pm

Wednesday: 7:00 Am - 7:00 pm

Thursday: 10:30 Am - 7:00 pm

Friday: 9:00 Am - 5:00 pm

Saturday: 8:00 am - 12:00 pm


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321c Novak Rd.

Lisbon, IA 52253

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