Teaching at Ellen's: Short of owning my own studio, I cannot imagine working anywhere else. There is no person more highly trained and educated than Ellen. I love that I can always count on Ellen to keep up with her fitness education in an industry that is constantly changing.
Philosophy: "We do not stop playing because we grow old; we grow old because we stop playing."
Stott PilSTOTT Pilates
Jonny G. Spinning
AFPA Personal Training
Ellen is the owner of Ellen's Ultimate Workout and has had a lifelong passion for health and fitness. With a Bachelors Degree in Physical Education and a Masters Degree in Exercise Physiology earned from the University of Buffalo in New York, Ellen has been motivating and training clients over 35 years. She was inspired by her father (Arthur Calandrelli) a very popular Physical Education teacher and coach in Niagara Falls, New York. Earning titles such as Business Woman Of The Year, Ellen has worked at the prestigious Bonaventure Spa in the day when it was the main fitness retreat for the stars as well as managed Williams Island Spa and The Eden Roc Spa on South Beach.
Her remarkable career experience includes acting as Channel 7's Fitness Expert for 6 years and writing fitness columns for The Miami Herald and The Sunsentinel.
It was through Ellen's position as Fitness Editor Of Women's Fitness Magazine that she started focusing on Pilates and opened the first group equipment based Pilates studio in Ft. Lauderdale, Florida.
Ellen's desire to be on the cutting edge has resulted in her designing her signature workout THE ULTIMATE WORKOUT......... KNOWN AS THE NEW CARDIO AND WEIGHT RAINING PROGRAM IN THE U.S.
This workout has been chosen to be franchised across the country with the first studio opening March 2010.
I look forward to meeting you, we will accomplish a great deal of success!
Philosophy: Optimism is the faith that leads to achievement. Nothing can be done with out hope and confidence.
Polestar Allegro series
Check Nutrition & Holistic Lifestyle Coaching
Ace Group Fitness
A.F.A.A. Personal Trainer/Fitness Counselor
A.F.A.A. Aerobic Instructor
Johnny G. Spinning
Education and Experience: Bryan Spellberg, is a dedicated and competitive triathlete, biker and runner who has taken his love of endurance sports and applied it to helping other athletes and exercise enthusiasts improve their fitness through learning and applying heart rate based training. Bryan is a graduate of the University of Florida and spent 10 years in the business world before leaving to pursue his passion...helping people to reach their fitness goals by training smart and living healthy. He has been a sponsored Team Polar endurance athlete that competes in running and triathlon races of all distances from 5ks to the full 140.6 mile Ironman. Bryan has been trained by the Polar Heart Rate Company to utilize their technology and products to conduct heart rate based testing which tells you your individualized heart rate zones. Bryan prides himself on incorporating heart rate based training into all of his classes and training programs. Knowing your heart rate zones allows you to truly "listen to your body" during training and enables you to reach your fitness goals.
Polar Heart Rate Coaching
Johnny G. Spinning
Philosophy: "You don't have to be great to start, but you have to start to be great."
Certified Personal Trainer, National Academy of Sports Medicine
Corrective Exercise Specialist, NASM
Performance Enhancement Specialist, NASM
Jonny G. Spinning
TRX Suspension Training
Polestar Comprehensive Pilates (Pending)