BDY Barre


This class is taught by:

Valerie Sellards

In addition to teaching vinyasa flow yoga, Valerie is one of the BDY Barre instructors. She grew up taking ballet, tap, jazz, and baton in Cross Lanes, WV for 16 years. She continued her love for dance in college where she was the Feature Twirler for Marshall University. After graduation with her bachelor’s degree, Valerie continued to train the Marshall Majorettes and Twirlers as an assistant. Valerie completed her RYT-200 yoga teacher training with Anna Pittman of Breathing Space and completed her RYT-300 Advanced Teacher Training Program at Brown Dog Yoga. 

Miranda Turley

Miranda Mullins is a loving local and Huntington, WV native and 2010 graduate from Marshall University. Miranda took an interest in physical fitness and Brown Dog Yoga after moving back from Colorado in 2012. She is an RYT-200 yoga teacher and is one of Brown Dog’s Barre instructors. Miranda also teaches for Tailwind Indoor Cycling and her passion is her students to be the best they can be while having fun and embracing life.

Makenzie Callicoat

Makenzie is a student at Marshall University who has always had a passion for healthy living.  As an instructor for Tailwind, she focuses on bringing a fresh and fun twist to her classes, while ensuring her students feel a sense of accomplishment after their workout.  She believes in leading others to find their inner strength, and encourages them to push beyond their limits with love and compassion.  Makenzie's love for exercise was amplified when she found Brown Dog Yoga during her Senior year of high school. She completed the Brown Dog Yoga Teacher Training Program in 2017 and hopes to inspire others to achieve their dreams and goals.

Torie Evans

Torie is a Huntington native and 2013 Marshall University graduate. After completing her bachelor's degree in psychology, she began working recreational therapist at a local hospital. Torie began practicing yoga in college, but it wasn't until after her studies that she found herself in awe by the mental and physical benefits of her yoga practice. She became an RYT-200 certified teacher at BDY in 2015.

Larie Midkiff

Larie Midkiff is an RYT-200, certified barre instructor, cycling instructor, and BDY Sculpt instructor. She enjoys spending time with her husband Wade and Baby Violet and enjoys the good vibes and cuisine at Backyard Pizza and/or Blacksheep Burritos. Her classes are about finding your limits and meeting them with a smile.
This workout is a uniquely fun, high-energy group fitness experience, which fuses exercise techniques from yoga, pilates, and cardio-sculpt to tone your whole body without adding bulk, burn lots of calories along the way. This class will alternate deep muscle-toning movements along with cardio intervals.

Upcoming classes:

  • Tue Nov 21 9:15 am - 10:00 am with Valerie Sellards
  • Wed Nov 22 5:30 pm - 6:15 pm with Miranda Turley
  • Fri Nov 24 9:15 am - 10:00 am with Lauren Vega
  • Fri Nov 24 4:15 pm - 5:00 pm with Miranda Turley
  • Sun Nov 26 4:00 pm - 4:45 pm with Makenzie Callicoat
  • Mon Nov 27 9:15 am - 10:00 am with Valerie Sellards
  • Mon Nov 27 6:30 pm - 7:15 pm with Torie Evans
  • Tue Nov 28 9:15 am - 10:00 am with Valerie Sellards
  • Wed Nov 29 5:30 pm - 6:15 pm with Miranda Turley
  • Thu Nov 30 9:15 am - 10:00 am with Valerie Sellards
  • Fri Dec 01 9:15 am - 10:00 am with Valerie Sellards
  • Fri Dec 01 4:15 pm - 5:00 pm with Miranda Turley
  • Sun Dec 03 4:00 pm - 4:45 pm with Makenzie Callicoat
  • Mon Dec 04 9:15 am - 10:00 am with Valerie Sellards
  • Mon Dec 04 6:30 pm - 7:15 pm with Torie Evans
  • Tue Dec 05 9:15 am - 10:00 am with Larie Midkiff
  • Wed Dec 06 5:30 pm - 6:15 pm with Miranda Turley
  • Thu Dec 07 9:15 am - 10:00 am with Larie Midkiff
  • Fri Dec 08 9:15 am - 10:00 am with Valerie Sellards