Originally from Italy and professionally-trained dancer in ballet and modern jazz dance, she studied at the Accademia Comini in Padua (IT) attending numerous workshops with the Royal Ballet of London, The Opus Ballet of Florence and the MAS (Music Art Show) of Milan. She graduated at The University of Padua with a Master Degree in Economics. She has been practicing Pilates since 2007 while she had a corporate full time job. Once she moved to California she took the opportunity to change her life, starting to teach ballet to children and adults at the YMCA. After completing the BASI Pilates Comprehensive Teacher Training, studying under BASI Founder Rael Isacowitz, she has taught in many Pilates studios, including BASI HQ, and physical therapy studios in Orange County. She has continued her education pursuing other advanced courses like the Rhythm Pilates by Lisa Hubbard, Sleek Technique Ballet, Mentor Program and Pilates for Injuries and Pathologies through BASI. She loves to help people recover from injuries, rehabilitate from pain and discomfort working one to one, creating a personalized fitness plan focusing on proprioception, proper alignment and breathing. In the last few years she has been very committed to a healthy and plant based diet, in her spare time she enjoys to cook delicious dishes and to hike in the beautiful beaches of California.
Marta combines all her background in Pilates, Ballet and functional fitness movement to offer private, semi-private sessions and small group classes that might include Pilates equipments (Reformer, Tower, Cadillac, Chair and Ladder Barrel), Mat, Barre and other props like fitness ball, Bosu, elastic bands etc..