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Fitness Check-in: barre.[d]

February 20, 2015 by


A couple of years ago, when barre workouts started popping up in fitness magazines and on my Facebook news feed, I looked around the internet for an easy barre workout to do at home. I found one on Shape magazine’s website, and sometimes pulled a kitchen chair and a few small free weights into my […]

Pure Joy for Pure Barre

May 8, 2012 by


This June, a new workout phenomenon that’s sweeping the nation is opening its doors in Charlottesville. The newest Pure Barre franchise, an intense pilates-type workout centered around a ballet barre, is owned by Valerie Morini, a social and digital media strategy consultant who stumbled upon fitness and found her calling. Cville Niche sat down to ask […]