Meet the Founder

Meet the Founder

MEET BRET CASLAVKA

 

Bret Caslavka is the founder of Youth to the Core and a fitness professional with over 30 years of experience. After obtaining a Master Degree in Exercise Physiology at the University of Nebraska at Kearney, Bret became an administrator of exercise programs at the world-renowned Pritikin Institute where he worked alongside a variety of healthcare practitioners.

 

In 1988, he met a disciple of respected Pilates instructor Ron Fletcher, and began to learn and teach the technique himself. Opening a studio in Los Angeles, he provided corporate wellness programs for a multitude of companies, as well as personalized instruction within his facility. His 20+ years experience working specifically with youth and his past 5 years teaching a standardized PE curriculum provides Youth to the Core with a quality Executive Director that understands how children develop.