Sabine Shapiro has been a fitness enthusiast for most of her life. Her ‘barre career’ began at the young age of 10, with professional ballet classes. Sabine’s senior year of high school she joined the swim team to increase her strength and stamina. She competed and won at the state level. After completing a BA in International Affairs at The American University of Paris, she returned to the US and settled in San Francisco. Sabine took her first Barre class more than 13 years ago and was instantly hooked. She had finally found a workout that would keep her healthy and fit while challenging her mind and transforming her in ways she never imagined. Sabine was trained and became a certified instructor. She is passionate about alignment which is the key to Barre exercises being safe and effective for all fitness levels.