Originally from California, Marcellina majored in communications with a minor in dance from the University of California San Diego. She studied the Classical Pilates method in San Diego, New York City and in Rome, Italy - gaining an international perspective of the method. She was classically trained in 2013 in all levels of Pilates Mat, Barre, and Orbit. She is currently continuing her education for certification for all apparatus under the McEntire method.
With a background as a pole vaulter, runner and dancer, Marcellina brings high energy to her classes, keeping them challenging while catering to her clients’ needs. As a second profession, her focus and passion is acknowledging that “Pilates is not just an exercise, but a way of life!” -- helping people achieve healthier lifestyles.
Marcellina Mele instructs the following:
The popular Reformer workout offers a wide variety of exercises that allows the Pilates student to work very precisely to develop good alignment, core strength, and flexibility. Reservations Highly Recommended. 24 hour cancellation policy applies to this group session.
The Jumpboard adds great versatility to your Reformer workout. In addition to jumping and other cardio exercises, the padded Jumpboard also allows the instructor to recreate a biomechanically accurate standing position while lying on the Reformer. Reservations Highly Recommended. 24 hour cancellation policy applies to this group session.
Tower uses spring resistance to challenge the muscles and lengthen the entire body. This balanced workout utilizes the Arcus Bar, leg springs and arm springs. Reservations Highly Recommended. 24 hour cancellation policy applies to group session.
It's a unique, fun and challenging Pilates workout on the most popular machines. Experience the Reformer and Tower in one amazing session. The Integrated workout uses the Tower bars and springs to work the major muscle groups, while controlling the moving Reformer carriage with your core. Reservations Highly Recommended. 24 hour cancellation policy applies to this group session.