Linda Minarik has been continuously certified in group fitness with the American Council on Exercise since 1993. She also holds teaching certifications in Gyrokinesis and The MELT Method. Her other specialties include Aerobic Dance and Water Aerobics. Linda currently teaches group fitness at the New York Health & Racquet Clubs and the Equitable Athletic and Swim Club, both in Manhattan. Her teaching expertise was honed early, in the intense crucible of a staff position at Canyon Ranch in the Berkshires. Linda’s past training encompasses the Alexander Technique, the study of a soft style of karate, and a short stint of yoga practice.