Makena Nixon

Staff

Makena Nixon

Personal Trainer

Makena is a joyful, passionate and motivated individual who has a natural ability and love for working/assisting others in improving their qualities of life. She has had extraordinary hands on experience with individuals from various walks of life through internships, volunteer opportunities, and jobs. Her greatest interests are in creating achievable health and wellness goals, applying corrective exercise techniques to reduce or prevent muscular imbalances, and overall making fitness enjoyable for everyone! In her free time, Makena loves going to the beach, spending time with family and friends, running, taking fitness classes, hiking and cooking.

Certifications:

  • Corrective Exercise Specialist through National Academy of Sports Medicine
  • First Aid/CPR through American Red Cross
  • Certified Barre Instructor
  • RYT-200

Education:

  • Azusa Pacific University, BS in Applied Exercise Science, and Minor in Nutrition

Specialties:

  • Yoga/Strength and Conditioning
  • Corrective Exercise to improve or prevent postural and muscular imbalances
  • Foundational strength/balance/flexibility exercises
  • Self-Myofascial release (SMR) Techniques

Upcoming Classes

June 28, 2017
  • Upcoming Events

    Jun
    28
    Wed
    5:45 am SPRINT @ Cycling Studio
    SPRINT @ Cycling Studio
    Jun 28 @ 5:45 am – 6:15 am
    SPRINT is a 30 Minute High -Intensity Interval Training (HIIT) workout using an indoor bike. Its a quick and hard style of...Read More
    6:30 am BodyPUMP @ Group Ex Studio
    BodyPUMP @ Group Ex Studio
    Jun 28 @ 6:30 am – 7:30 am
    This 60-minute workout challenges all your major muscle groups by using the best weight-room exercises like Squats, Presses, Lifts and Curls. Great...Read More
    7:00 am Aqua-Fit @ Exercise Pool
    Aqua-Fit @ Exercise Pool
    Jun 28 @ 7:00 am – 8:00 am
    Aqua-Fit is a fun, fast paced water work out that combines cardio, core, balance and strength training. This is an interval style...Read More
    8:00 am Aqua-Fit @ Exercise Pool
    Aqua-Fit @ Exercise Pool
    Jun 28 @ 8:00 am – 9:00 am
    Aqua-Fit is a fun, fast paced water work out that combines cardio, core, balance and strength training. This is an interval style...Read More
    8:30 am FUNction Fit Kids @ Conference Room
    FUNction Fit Kids @ Conference Room
    Jun 28 @ 8:30 am – 9:20 am
     FUNction Fit Kids is designed to get your kids excited about movement! Combining games, agility exercises, intervals, and stretching… this class will have your children coming back for...Read More
    8:30 am RPM @ Cycling Studio
    RPM @ Cycling Studio
    Jun 28 @ 8:30 am – 9:30 am
    RPM™ is an indoor cycling class based on outdoor riding. You ride to inspirational music over the equivalent of 20-25 kilometres of...Read More
    9:00 am Aqua-Fit
    Aqua-Fit
    Jun 28 @ 9:00 am – 10:00 am
    Aqua-Fit is a fun, fast paced water work out that combines cardio, core, balance and strength training. This is an interval style...Read More
    9:00 am Vinvasa Level 2 @ Mind / Body Studio
    Vinvasa Level 2 @ Mind / Body Studio
    Jun 28 @ 9:00 am – 10:15 am
    It is highly recommended that participants take Vinyasa Level 1 regularly before attending a Vinyasa Level 2 class. This practice is for the...Read More