Denise Chakoian-Olney opened her Providence, RI Fitness Studio, CORE Center of Real Energy in April of 2006 after a long career in Corporate America, as well as opening CORE Pilates Mind/Body Studio in January of 2012 on the East Side. She has been in the fitness industry for over 21 years. She was trained from the age of 5 in Tap, Jazz, and Ballet and continued on this path, competing and teaching dance until she was 18 years of age. She then began working out in a fitness club and enjoyed the group atmosphere in exercise classes. She then began her journey in fitness starting with a certification by A.F.A.A. (American Fitness Association of America) as a Group Exercise Instructor. She then began teaching aerobics, Step Aerobics and Total Body sculpting classes in various health facilities. Denise then wanted to get deeper into the fitness industry and received training and certifications through Step Reebok, Mad Dogg Athletics Resist-A-Ball, NASM (National Academy of Sports Medicine, Indo-Row, And Peak Pilates. Denise has designed her own Barre workout designed for her studio and her staff. She is currently in the process of being a Chek Practitioner. Denise is extremely passionate about her clients and love helping them achieve their goals.
Interested in becoming a Pilates Instructor?
Our Pilates team member, Jen McWalters will be running trainings for Mat and Reformer for Beginner and Intermediate levels. Sign up on MindBody online.
Saturdays from 2:00-5:00pm, Sundays from 11:00am-5:00pm
Cost: $950, includes materials
Minimum of 2 participants for each session. Stay tuned for Cadillac, Chair, and Small Barrels training dates in April! ...
Thanks once again to all those who came to out to our Thanksgiving Fitness Day Challenge! Together we raised $850 for Home and Hospice Care of Rhode Island in memory of Marjorie Thompson and Clifford Norman Olney.