Kaelyn has been a massage therapist since 2006 and running coach since 2011. Finding barre helped improve her overall strength and running ability. She began teaching in 2015 and opened Barre Rev in 2019. Forced to close in 2020 due to the Pandemic, Kaelyn evolved to create Barre Evolution Fitness. Focusing on virtual and on demand classes and outdoor barre bootcamps. Kaelyn is fascinated with movement and the body and loves helping others reach their fitness goals.
Tarah's passion for Barre stems from her 22 years of dance practice. She fell in love with Barres focus on alignment, core strength and balance/stability focused movements. When she's not in the studio she is busy chasing after her three sons (6, 4 & 2mo). Their energy keeps her on her toes and keeps her motivated to stay active!
Michelle has been involved in dance and fitness for over 30 years fueled by ballet lessons at a young age. She loves that barre is low impact and sculpts the body more effectively than any other type of exercise. Michelle has a true passion for inspiring others through fitness and loves watching clients transform their bodies.
Kathryn first walked into a barre studio in 2009 and soon became addicted to the challenging workouts, supportive environment and safe and mindful approach to fitness. With a background in figure skating and dance, Kathryn loves the way in which barre classes focus on strengthening and lenghtening muscles, maintaining flexibility, and protecting joints.
Julie started going to barre the very first day it opened on Mercer Island. She had been doing various barre classes around town and was so happy to see one so close to home. It didn't take her very long to realize that the convenience of the studio's location wasn't the only thing she was excited about. She loved the focus on proper alignment and engagement, resulting in better posture and movement while protecting her from injury. She was hooked! Julie became an instructor and has never looked back.
Lindsey has been teaching Barre since 2016. When she isn't at the studio she parenting a 4 year old daughter who keeps her on her toes. She has been playing soccer all of her life and has even made it into the Women's Mexican National Team a couple of times and also played for Seattle University. Lindsey and her husband playing soccer and also compete in ballroom dancing, which has become a passion of theirs making it part of date night.
Rachel moved from Australia in 2013.
She comes from a retail back ground but fitness has always been a focus as she led a very active and sport oriented life. Having back issues, barre was the perfect antidote. It strengthened her core and helped her achieve a level of strength and fitness to lead a full and active life. She decided to turn her barre passion into a second career during her training during the Pandemic and now teaches virtually and outdoors.
Barre Evolution Fitness
This exclusively online barre fitness studio was established during the Covid-19 Pandemic.
Enjoy livestream classes daily and Videos on Demand ANYTIME | ANYWHERE!
Melissa is originally from Southern California. She swam competitively for San Diego State University and after graduating was on the search for a good workout. Melissa found Barre and instantly became addicted. Barre has helped her become stronger and more flexible. Melissa says “I was so lucky to find Barre Rev when I moved to Washington in January 2019. At Barre Rev, there is so much class variety and the teachers are all amazing!!”