Amity Whalen

amity, owner and founder of carolina barre and core, opened the doors to the charlotte-based studio on july 15, 2013, with the raleigh studio following in 2016. well-versed in the fitness world, amity has been teaching since 1995.
including cycle, bootcamp, pilates, yoga (200 e-ryt) and barre classes.
under the guidance and mentoring of fred devito and elisabeth halfpapp of exhale spa in nyc, amity brings barre fusion, cardio barre and sport classes to two carolina barre and core studios with enthusiasm. amity’s classes are truly game changers for your mind and body– she has a remarkably keen eye for alignment and is also known for her hands-on style of teaching.

i am extremely grateful to every person who has made carolina barre what is today. without each an every teacher, front desk staff, and guest that walks through our doors, we would not be who we are today. sincere gratitude!

thank you,


favorite part of class? when i am taking-  when i take class- thighs. when i teach class – savasana-
so i can give out all kinds of lovin’.

favorite thing about being at cbc? i love the community at cbc, there is no comparison.
we all show up to lift each other up, period.

the one thing you can’t live without? iced coffee.

splurge item? cashmere.