Born and raised in New York, Elena has been an athlete, made for nonstop, fast-paced movement all of her life. She fell in love with all forms of physical activity and movement at an early age, playing multiple sports through college. After graduating from Hofstra University with a Bachelor’s Degree in Exercise Science, Elena became a Certified Personal Trainer right away and chose to turn her passion into a career. She continued her education obtaining a Master’s Degree from Teacher’s College, Columbia University and continues to teach, train and coach people of all ages. A 10-time marathoner, boxing fanatic, and strength and conditioning coach, Elena inspires to push people past their limits, endure through their struggles, exceed their expectations and evolve into the person they always wanted to be.