A special ed. teacher and fitness enthusiast from Long Island, Nina was looking for something new to mix up her workouts when she discovered Current. She fell in love with the high energy full-body workout. After seeing how it transformed her body, and at the request of fellow rowers, she decided to train to become an instructor. Her love for Current is infectious and she’ll have you rowing to the beat in no time. Nina brings her down to earth personality and athletic background to her classes. Get ready to make waves, make changes, and have fun doing it!
Your mantra: Everything happens for a reason.
Favorite move: Sprints!
Favorite artist: Bruno Mars
Who inspires you most? My two beautiful nieces
Guilty pleasure: Anything with potatoes - fried, mashed, baked, chips...you name it, I eat it.
A NASM certified personal trainer, model, fitness instructor, and stroke survivor. After having a stroke at age 23, she decided to dedicate her life to inspire others to adopt a healthy active lifestyle. Her playlists will have you dancing in your boat and her energy will inspire your best. So join the sweat party and row your way to a new you with Ally.
Ally's mantra: Have no fear of perfection, you’ll never reach it.
Favorite move on the boat: Hitting those corners!
Favorite artist: Michael Jackson.
Who inspires you most: My rowers.
Guilty pleasure: French fries, obv.
Connecticut native and hip-hop dance choreographer, Emily fell in love with Current at first row. She brings her passion for music and movement to every class. Let her energy and enthusiasm for hip-hop inspire you to connect body, mind, and boat. As a music industry professional, her playlists are expertly curated to energize and push you past your wildest limits. Emily believes you can achieve anything with determination, drive, and the right playlist.
Your mantra? "You always think you can't until you do"
Favorite move on the boat? Laying it back!
Favorite artist? J. Cole
Guilty pleasure? Cheese. All the cheese.
A professional Hip-Hop Dance and Barre instructor, Daigi loves a good bass and has a real attention to detail. She enjoys long-boarding, performing and rehearsing in her free time, and also likes to make sure that there aren't any sales in SoHo that she doesn't already know about. As an avid music lover and professional good-timer, Current was a perfect fit for Daigi. She's an Uptown girl with an upbeat but laid back vibe and a passion for acting and dance, putting her BFA to good use by always bringing the show to the row.
Favorite Inspirational quote? "Nah." -Rosa Parks, 1955
Favorite move on the boat: Corners!
Favorite artist: At the moment: SZA Overall: Janet Jackson
Who inspires you most: My friends.
Guilty pleasure: Wine and Beer!
Blake was born in Manhattan and currently lives downtown with her husband, their 4 children and their 3 adopted cats. She is constantly on the go and loves to challenge herself and others to sweat once a day. Her music in class ranges from rock, rap, alternative and old school hip hop and her positive outlook on life inspires your best on and off the boat. She likes to call it "sweat therapy."
Your mantra? "Impossible is just an opinion"
Favorite move on the boat: Sprints
Favorite artist: That's like asking me to pick a favorite child!
Who inspires you most? People who push forward despite difficulties or limitations that life throws their way.
Guilty pleasure? I have no time for guilt!