Little Rock Soirée • Women To Watch 2019
Catherine Thorpe
women to watch 2019

Catherine Thorpe


Full Out Barre

I started Full Out Barre (FOB) after this little barre class gained momentum at several local fitness clubs. Now brick and mortar, FOB is a fitness studio franchise housed by dance studios and is the first nationally accredited fitness brand from Arkansas. We provide a judgment-free workout community for all fitness levels, blending barre and high intensity interval training to burn calories (550-800 per class!) with fun music and positive motivation. We now have a location in Bryant, owned by Ashley Trover, and a downtown location coming soon housed by Ballet Arkansas.

Catherine Thorpe

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Catherine Thorpe

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Little Rock

First thing I do at the office

Hug my people

Best coffee in town

The Capital Hotel

Binge watch

"New Girl"

Last good read

“Can’t Hurt Me” by David Goggins

Podcast recommendation

"How I Built This”

Best recent local discovery

Dos Rocas Beer & Tacos

Latest splurge

new dining room table and chairs


Spend time with my husband Wes and our three precious kids, run, dance, listen to live music around town

Most-used app

Lime. I am obsessed with these scooters!


Catherine is just one woman to watch in 2019


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