A native of Spain, Eva is a long-time fitness enthusiast and an athlete who competed in two and four women racing sculls while earning a Masters degree from the University of Barcelona. After polishing her English skills in the UK, she moved to New York City in 1992. Here she leveraged her athletic background through years of one-on-one study with some of Manhattan?s most respected professionals in the fields of functional training, martial arts, and mind-body awareness. Eva is a partner and Wellness Director at Train for Life, LLC, a Manhattan based organization that combines mindful exercise and wellness disciplines to achieve permanent positive change for its clients. As an exercise and wellness coach, her forte is designing personalized programs that expand people?s view of what they can achieve while addressing the mental, physical and lifestyle elements that need transformation. Also in demand as a group fitness instructor at premier New York health clubs, Eva teaches a variety of classes at Sports Club LA, Reebok Sports Club, and David Barton Gym. Eva?s signature classes deliver the practical rewards from balancing the most beneficial movements of yoga and Pilates with the focused power of martial arts, and the neuromuscular connections developed in functional strength training. Eva holds multiple certifications including the National Academy of Sports Medicine (NASM), the Aerobics and Fitness Association of America, Bosu Integrated Balance Training, and Powerstrike kick boxing.