The Power Team of Fargo
Randy started his career at Sanford Health-Fargo in December 1999 as an Exercise Physiologist and in November 2008 he became the manager of the POWER program in Fargo, ND. He received his Bachelor’s degree in Fitness and Sports Science from Minnesota State University-Moorhead in 1992 and his Master’s degree in Exercise Physiology-Human Performance from the University of Wisconsin-La Crosse in 1994 where he was also a graduate assistant to the Strength and Conditioning Coach. Randy is a Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist (CSCS) through the National Strength and Conditioning Association, a Certified Exercise Physiologist (EP-C) through the American College of Sports Medicine, a Level I Club Coach through USA Weightlifting, holds a FMS (Functional Movement Screen) certification, and Titleist Performance Institute Certified (TPI Certified).
In his career, Randy has assisted athletes of all ages and abilities, work toward their fitness and athletic performance goals through hard work, dedication, commitment, training technique and programming.
Brett earned his bachelor’s degree from North Dakota State University where he was a sprint/middle distance athlete on the track and field team. He has been a Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist with Sanford POWER since 2001. Brett currently trains athletes from ages 8 to 83 and has a particular interest in sprint training, Olympic lifting, and marathon preparation. He has trained numerous athletes who have won a state championship, broken a state track and field record, or had success in sport at the collegiate level. He resides in West Fargo with his wife, Jill, and their children Christian and Lauren.
Al Kraft is an Exercise Physiologist at Sanford Sports Medicine where he is a highly sought-after coach for healthy and injured athletes alike. He has helped athletes at all levels – from youth sports to professional ranks – achieve their highest levels of performance in a variety of sports.
Al received his Master’s Degree in Exercise Physiology through St. Cloud State University. He is also a certified Athletic Trainer through the National Athletic Trainer’s Association. Prior to that, he graduated from Concordia College with a double major in Exercise Science and English Writing. Also, Kraft is a Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist (CSCS) through the National Strength and Conditioning Association, a Health Fitness Specialist (HFS) through the American College of Sports Medicine, and holds a FMS (Functional Movement Screen) certification.
Al has been in the Sports Medicine field for over 23 years and joined Sanford in August of 2000. Although prepared in numerous aspects of fitness and sports medicine, Al specializes in rehabilitation, corrective exercise, and performance enhancement.
Sam earned Bachelors’ degrees in Fitness & Wellness and Health and minors in Psychology and Coaching at Mayville State University in 2014. While attending MSU, he played baseball for the Comets and participated in two NAIA National Tournaments in 2012 and 2013. He also earned his Master’s degree in Exercise Science and Nutrition from North Dakota State University in 2016. While attending graduate school, Sam was the Graduate Assistant Strength and Conditioning Coach for Baseball, Volleyball, Women’s Basketball, and Softball at Mayville State University. Sam is a Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist (CSCS) through the National Strength and Conditioning Association, and he enjoys working with athletes of all sports, ages, and abilities to help them learn and achieve their potential.
Kendall graduated from Valley City State University in 1993 and attended South Dakota State University from 1993 to 1995. He has over 20 years of experience in the Strength and Conditioning field. Kendall maintains certifications through the National Strength and Conditioning Association (1997) and American College of Sports Medicine (2001). Previous certifications include USA Track & Field Level 1 Coach and Level 2 Endurance Coach and USA Weightlifting. Kendall and his wife Chaundra have 7 children and live in Fargo.
Dylan Masloski graduated from the University of North Dakota in August of 2016 with a Bachelor’s Degree in Kinesiology. He interned in Sioux Falls, South Dakota as an Acceleration Specialist and a Strength and Conditioning Coach in the summer of 2016. He’s excited about the opportunity to work with athletes of all ages and sports to improve their strength, speed, agility, and injury prevention.
Chaz Gunderson graduated from Minnesota State University Moorhead in December 2017 with a Bachelor’s Degree in Exercise Science and minors in Strength and Conditioning and Coaching. While attending Minnesota State University Moorhead, he ran unattached for the track and field team. Before MSUM, Chaz ran for Northern State University for 2 years. He was an intern at Sanford POWER in the fall of 2017 and later hired onto the POWER staff. Chaz is originally from West Fargo, North Dakota.
Wyatt Schafer graduated from Minnesota State University Moorhead in May 2017 with a Bachelor’s Degree in Exercise Science and a minor in Strength and Conditioning. After graduation Wyatt began personal training and coaching high school swimming and diving in his hometown of Mandan, North Dakota until joining the Sanford POWER team in January of 2019