What is BarreWRX?

  • BarreWRX is a class and a certification.  The BarreWRX class is a 30, 45 or 60 minute ballet and dance inspired barre fitness class that uses ballet barres, weighted bars, chairs, resistance bands, soft inflatable balls, and mats to provide an amazing full body workout!  The BarreWRX certification is a 2 day or 16 hour ACE & AFAA accredited training.

BarreWRX USA Education

  • Our 2 day or 16 hour BarreWRX Instructor Certification Training Course provides all the skills a group exercise instructor needs to teach amazing and fun barre classes at any facility.
  • On the course you will learn how to teach an awesome barre workout using ballet barres, weighted bars, chairs, and even barless, as well as utilizing equipment such as elastic resistance bands, and soft inflatable balls.
  • After the course you will be assessed on your theory knowledge with a written test and your practical teaching ability will be assessed upon submission of a barre class video of you instructing a 30 minute BarreWRX class.
  • Receive 1.5 ACE CECs and 15 AFAA CEUs

Certification Trainings in the United States

Upcoming 2016 Certification Trainings – 

February 2016:

Dates: Saturday, February 20th and Sunday, February 21st, 2016

Location: LifeStart @ Central Park Athletic Club

Address: 4225 Naperville Road, Lisle, IL 60532

Price: $349 (before 2/10/16), $399 (after 2/10/16) plus $50 to take the assessment

Sign up: Email BarreWRX@icloud.com or call Team Arney at (949) 872-7445

ACE & AFAA credits – 

You will receive 1.0 ACE CEC and 10 AFAA CEUs for completing the training

You will then receive 0.5 ACE CECs and 5 AFAA CEUs for passing the assessment

BarreWRX Team


Julz and Phil Arney
BarreWRX Creators
The Arneys have been in the fitness industry for over 20 years and have developed fitness education for prestigious brands such as Schwinn Cycling, WaterRower, BOSU, Equinox and FTP Japan.

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Grace Gage
BarreWRX Co-Creator
Grace works for Team Arney, Inc. She has been in the fitness industry for 5 years and has a Masters Degree in Health Education.

Alex McLean
BarreWRX Master Trainer
Alex In the fitness industry for 15 years and is a master trainer for BarreWRX USA and TRX Suspension Training. He has presented for Reebok, Ballys, Evolution Fitness Conference, Total Gym Gravity program, Batuka and has been featured in numerous fitness videos.

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Katherina von Schonfeldt
Principle Ballerina and BarreWRX USA Ballet Technical Advisor
Katherina was the principle ballerina for Ballet Pacifica. She is the BarreWRX USA Ballet Technical Advisor.

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Kari Jensen
Professor of Dance and BarreWRX USA Dance Technical Advisor
Kari is a professor of dance at Santa Ana College and an international dance teacher and choreographer. She is the BarreWRX USA Dance Technical Advisor.