Bio

Laura Tarbell is the most sought after Pilates instructor in upstate New York. She began teaching in 2006 and opened Tarbell Pilates in Hogansburg, NY, in January of 2010. In order to provide a well-rounded approach to training her many clients, she holds a variety of certifications, including Nutrition and Wellness Counselor and Personal Trainer, as well as numerous other certificates for specialty classes such as PNF Stretching, Nutrition for the Female Athlete, Pre and Post Natal Pilates, and Athletic Conditioning on the Pilates Reformer, to name a few.

She is the Head Coach of the WOW Team, a Women’s Only Workout Team that strives to help women in the Akwesasne area reach their fitness and health goals through education, team support, and female nurturing.  She is the 2013 Fitness Universe Canadian Model and Bikini Champion. 

She was a collegiate athlete at Rockhurst Unviversity in their Women’s Division II Basketball program and then studied Vocal Performance and Music Education at the prestigious Crane School of Music in Potsdam, New York. She is a proud wife and mother of two sets of twins, ages 4 and 15 months.

Certifications

STOTT Pilates Advanced Mat and Intermediate Reformer

Association of Fitness Professionals of America (AFPA) Certified Personal Trainer

AFPA Nutrition and Wellness Counselor

Cathy Savage Fitness Coach and Ambassador

AFPA Mat Pilates Instructor