Health knowledge made personal
Fitness guru, wellness coach, instructor and founder of the Fuse Pilates method. In 2002, Mariska was diagnosed with MS, her interest in mind-body fitness grew. She became a dedicated yoga and Pilates practitioner and currently holds enough certifications and training hours to equal a PhD in wellness. Mariska knows why an exercise will work and how to make it and you work better, smarter, or harder. Mariska is also a certified Pre and Postnatal Pilates Specialist, and has additional specialized training in Pilates for athletes and for men. Mariska is also certified with the Pink Ribbon Program for breast cancer recovery patients. Additionally, Mariska holds a holistic health coaching certification through the Institute for Integrative Nutrition. A former award-winning writer and creative director, Mariska puts those skills to good use writing for fitness and lifestyle blogs sharing information and tips for fit living.