B.Sc., ACE, Can Fit Pro FIS/PDS
Marla is a versatile and spirited presenter who thrives on entertaining, educating and empowering people through the imaginative fusion of fitness and Yoga. She was initially recognized as Canadian Fitness Presenter of the Year in 2002 by the Canadian Association of Fitness Professionals; Marla accepted this esteemed award a second time in August of 2007. Marla combines knowledge, a practical attitude, innovative flair and a warm, expressive nature to command the respect she has earned on the international presenting scene. In the fitness realm, she is creatively pioneering the mind-body movement with reverence towards the ancient practices of yoga and meditation. In her role as a yoga teacher her classes reflect the fundamental principles of functional fitness and her background in health science is evident. Marla shares her experience with a creative and passionate spirit; whether she is teaching fitness, yoga, mediation or training fitness professionals. She also maintains a clinical integrative exercise rehabilitation practice in Ottawa's west end. Marla is on the advisory committee for Can Fit Pro, a professional member of IDEA and manages her career through Empower M.E. Lifestyles based in Ottawa, CANADA.
Visit Marla’s website at www.marlaericksen.com