Christina is from the San Francisco Bay Area and recently relocated to Florida. She is a health and wellness fanatic with and endless curiosity of people and the body. She posses a strong knowledge of body mechanics. Introduced to Pilates by a dancer client to help strengthen her core and save joints she fell in love with the low impact exercises. She is trained in Balanced Body Pilates and barre and began teaching pilates in 2014 and Barre in 2015. After being introduced to Lagree Fitness she quickly fell in love with the low impact high intensity workout and became an instructor. After giving birth to two beautiful girls in the past two years, "I love that my body is stronger then ever and is getting stronger with every class."
Rachel is a certified Lagree Fitness Instructor and completed her training at the original Lagree Studio, Pilates Plus in West Hollywood, California. Rachel is dedicated to her clients. A Black Belt in Tae Kwon Do, Rachel knows what it means to be committed to perfection! She inspires this same passion in her classes; helping her clients achieve the perfect body. Her infectious passion for fitness and perfection flow into every element of her workout. Members are sure to get a total body workout with precise instruction. With a passion for food (yes...food!), Rachel knows the importance of a great workout to stay healthy and fit! When she is not teaching Rachel can be seen playing with her two amazing boys Cole and Jack.
If you have been to Mantra before you will quickly recognize this blue eyed girl with a permanent smile on her face! You not only will see her at the desk but you can take her killer classes as well! Kirstie has been into group fitness her entire life. She started playing soccer when she was only 4 and continued to compete until she was in her teens. After her dreams for a soccer career ended she decided to carry over her passion into group fitness and helping others. She obtained her certifications in Group Fitness and Aqua Fitness and immediately began teaching. After joining the Mantra Team she received her Lagree Certification in Los Angeles, California at the Lagree National Headquarters and was schooled by Sebastien Lagree, Master Trainer Jenn Yates and Piper Michelle. Kirstie is confident and gives her clients an intense, effective, and heart pumping class. When she is not teaching or helping others at Mantra, this amazing girl loves sharing her active lifestyle with her dogs, chillax'in and hanging out with her….oh, so….young friends.
Stacy is a certified group fitness instructor and a Lagree Fitness Certified Instructor. She received her training at the original Lagree Studio in Hollywood, California. She has a major in Kinesiology from Kansas State University. Her great demeanor, soothing voice and extensive knowledge about the human body make her the ultimate Lagree Trainer! She is also a community coordinator for lululemon athletica and enjoys everything fitness from working out to fitness fashion.
A workout with Mona a.k.a. DJ Mona, can leave you laughing and crying at the same time. Her workouts are upbeat, challenging and fun. Her personality shines through in her teaching style and her 10 years of fitness instruction are evident in her total body workouts, that leave her clients coming back for more of her music thumping, highly energized, Megaformer workouts. Mona is a Lagree Certified Fitness Instructor, Group Fitness Certified Instructor, as well as a Spin Instructor. In her free time Mona enjoys working out and teaching fitness and spin. She also utilizes her fun loving attitude in her hobby as a Children's book author.
Whit is a certified personal trainer with an extensive background in fitness. Whit's calm demeanor and attention to form make him an excellent choice for anyone who wants a total body workout with lot's of motivation and personalized style instruction. Whit is a Lagree Certified fitness instructor and was trained my Master Trainer Piper Michele in the Tampa, Florida. Whit is an avid runner and spends his days off competing in road races with his lovely wife Courtney. He can also be spotted teaching at Orange Theory Fitness and tennis at the Field Club.
Get ready for a total body, hardcore workout! Molly is a fitness enthusiast with a desire to make her clients look their very best! She is a Lagree Certified Instructor and received her training at the original Lagree Fitness Studio in West Hollywood, California. She is a graduate of Auburn University and is an active member of the community and is a member of the Board of Directors for the Humane Society of Sarasota. Her workouts are upbeat and challenging as she keeps her clients moving from one pose to the next in quick succession. She delivers a full body workout with an emphasis on core conditioning and cardiovascular enhancement. In her free time she enjoys traveling, and taking classes at other Lagree Studio's around the nation including New York, California, and Arizona. With her expansive knowledge of the workout Molly is able to share with her clients the most cutting edge routines.
Always in search of the ultimate workout she found Lagree Fitness while living in Southern California. “I was totally addicted after my first workout!” She decided to open Mantra in Sarasota and share what has become the number one Hollywood Celebrity workout with fellow Floridians. Kathy is a Lagree Certified Fitness Instructor and trained with Sebastien Lagree in LA at the original Lagree studio in West Hollywood. She gives a challenging workout with special emphasis on form. "I want my clients to get the best possible workout in the shortest amount of time." After moving back to Sarasota from Southern California, she was eager to share her love for the most innovative form of fitness. "I was addicted to the workout after my first class and what was even more impressive was the changes it made to my body and my athletic abilities. It was the first time I found a single class that could be so effective and yet so fun. The time just flew by which meant more time for me to get back outside and enjoy more time with my family and friends and doing the things I loved." She has a B.A in Finance, and M.B.A in Management Information Systems, and Entrepreneurship, from the University of South Florida. In her free time she enjoys spending time with her family, golfing, skiing, hiking, and traveling.
Lynn, a busy mother of four children, realizes the difficulty and importance of finding the time to workout. Once she found Mantra and experienced the most intense and effective total body workout she had ever done in only 50 minutes, she was hooked. After becoming a devoted follower of the Lagree Fitness method, Lynn decided to become a certified instructor so that she could teach others the exercises that have made such a difference in her life. With her positive and energetic attitude she will keep your mind and body challenged with each and every workout. You will most likely bump into her on a machine right next to you taking a class, but in her spare time she also loves spending time with her family, traveling, cooking, surfing and enjoying Florida's beautiful beaches.