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

August 18, 2017
  • Upcoming Events

    Aug
    18
    Fri
    6:30 am BodyFLOW @ Mind / Body Studio
    BodyFLOW @ Mind / Body Studio
    Aug 18 @ 6:30 am – 7:30 am
    BODYFLOW™ is the Yoga, Tai Chi, Pilates workout that builds flexibility and strength and leaves you feeling centered and calm. Controlled breathing,...Read More
    8:00 am Aqua-Fit @ Exercise Pool
    Aqua-Fit @ Exercise Pool
    Aug 18 @ 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 RPM @ Cycling Studio
    RPM @ Cycling Studio
    Aug 18 @ 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
    Aug 18 @ 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 Vinyasa Level 2 @ Mind / Body Studio
    Vinyasa Level 2 @ Mind / Body Studio
    Aug 18 @ 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
    9:30 am BodyPUMP @ Group Ex Studio
    BodyPUMP @ Group Ex Studio
    Aug 18 @ 9:30 am – 10:30 am
    BODYPUMP™ is the fastest way to shape up and lose body fat. It’s a toning and conditioning class with weights and is...Read More
    10:00 am Aqua-Fit @ Exercise Pool
    Aqua-Fit @ Exercise Pool
    Aug 18 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 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
    10:45 am Barre @ Group Ex Studio
    Barre @ Group Ex Studio
    Aug 18 @ 10:45 am – 11:30 am
    Barre class is a fusion of dance, ballet, Pilates and Yoga. A elegant, energetic combination of movements to enhance flexibility, improve balance...Read More