Lara Custer, Founder / Instructor
Lara Custer (Wittstadt) is a Maryland native and the oldest of four children. She practiced ballet for over eight years before running cross country and track for Mount De Sales Academy in Catonsville, MD. Lara attended High Point University in North Carolina, where she earned a degree in Sports Medicine. Upon graduation, Lara moved to Charleston, SC and began her career as a personal trainer and group exercise instructor. She has now been in the fitness industry for over 10 years and has found her true passion at the barre. Not only does she feel the workout has her in the best shape of her life by creating lean muscle definition, overall balance, and core strength, but she knows her purpose when she watches this success impact each of her clients.
Lara opened the first Barrevolution studio in Timonium, MD in July of 2015. Lara and her husband, Johnny, live in Lutherville with their rescue dog, Boone, and welcomed their first baby in February 2018.