Sarah Kim Vennard was born in Seoul, South Korea and grew up in upstate New York. She has love of biology, dance, and fitness. She trained at the NYSSSA, Albany Dance Institute, and the University of the Arts. Her company experience includes the Berkshire Ballet, EBA Dance Company, and the Penn Dance Company. She is a former Board Member for Dance and the Child International and a current member of the National Dance Educators Organization. She is founder and Artistic Director of Nova Dance Company and certified by American Ballet Theatre to teach their national curriculum. Combining her love of dance, Pilates, and yoga, she completed certification through Exhale to teach Barre fitness. SK is a former member of the dance faculty at University of Delaware and currently teaches company classes at Studio 180 and Purenergy Fitness Studio.
Sarah Kim instructs the following:
A classical approach to Barre training emphasizing upper body training sculpting with light weights, with thigh, seat & core sculpting. Barre emphasizes barefoot training(no shoes), but toe sox are highly recommended for support and grip in Barre classes.
Barre is a full body workout designed to give you a defined core, toned legs and buttocks, sculpted arms incorporating a fresh approach to Barre training in every class. This yoga, pilates and ballet inspired class focuses on isolated exercises, alignment, flexibility and posture. Each section of strengthening exercises is followed by a deep stretch to create a long, lean look and increased range of motion. Motivating music and an elite, expert instructor staff will guide you through a total body workout that focuses on strengthening and lengthening every muscle group.
Our signature class -- interval treadmill or rowing plus strength trg. blocks with Kettlebells, dumbbells, TRX along with other functional and agility equipment to increase metabolism, muscle strength and definition, enhance energy levels, and burn max calories during and after the workout(after burn).
This class is appropriate for all levels taught by our experienced, elite training coaches. Heart rate straps are recommended to monitor intensity throughout this all level class.
Ignite your metabolism and shred fat fast with our custom Build30 programs and classes. In just 30 minutes, BUILD30 incorporates a variety of strength and HIT circuits using plyometrics, weights, Kettlebells, medicine and UGI Balls, TRX and agility equipment. You will get fit fast -- all levels welcome, please come 10 minutes early to review proper form/technique with our professionally certified instructor team.