The Force Behind 6 Degrees of Motion
As a lifelong athlete and all-around fitness guru, Naimah Madden is incredibly passionate about helping her clients achieve a strong and balanced body. As a competitive gymnast, Capoeirista, volleyball player, and former Richmond Firefighter, Naimah has spent a lifetime competing and performing in many arenas where strength, flexibility, and agility have been required to be successful. Her personal experience coping with injury and rehabilitation from a torn ACL and a fractured lumbar spine has served as a catalyst to find methods to help people maximize their individual physical capabilities and exceed their fitness goals.
Naimah completed her Pilates certification through Body Arts and Sciences International (BASI) in 2006 under the tutelage of Kristi Cooper White and has taught at studios across the country including Mercury Fitness and Maiden Lane Studios in San Francisco and Higher Health Chiropractic and Rehab and Pilates Denver in Colorado. She received her level 3 certification in Fascial Stretch Therapy from the Stretch to Win Institute and also received her certification in The Booty Barre™ method under creator Tracey Mallett.
Naimah is a highly sought after instructor with a very diverse client base, which includes Major League Baseball players, olympic and collegiate athletes, triathletes, ultra-runners, professional dancers, clients needing post-injury rehabilitation, and those just starting out on their fitness journeys.
Most importantly, Naimah is dedicated to giving you the tools to maintain a healthy lifestyle and getting you to the next level no matter where you are today.