Welcome to IBBFA.org
The Official Certifying Organization of Barre Fitness Training Programs & Instructors Worldwide
IBBFA is the International Ballet Barre Fitness Association, the official certifying organization for ballet barre fitness programs and instructors worldwide.
Our Board of Directors is comprised of a team of fitness professionals from a variety of backgrounds, each with advanced degrees in their respective areas of expertise. Together, we have over 100 years of collective experience in dance and fitness study, practice, and education.
More importantly, we have seen firsthand the power and the potential of barre fitness to improve students’ quality of life and enhance their physical fitness efforts. At IBBFA, we are dedicated to:
- increasing awareness of the many benefits of barre fitness
- advancing the adoption of barre fitness as a core element of all training programs
- elevating the level of education among the fitness professionals who teach barre fitness
- advocating for the highest achievable practice standards on behalf of students and professionals
- sharing the joy of barre fitness with as many participants as possible worldwide