Originally a native Russian, Elena Ebert moved to the United States in 2003 and fell in love with the people and State of Minnesota. She was 5 years old when she fell in love with rhythmic gymnastics and this feeling never left her since then. She spent all of her childhood and teen years at the gym perfecting herself as a rhythmic gymnast, achieving a Master of sports of the USSR level. After leaving a competitive world she became a certified aerobics instructor, an AFAA fitness instructor. Elena is very active in coaching kids and physical fitness and loves to be outside whenever possible. Elena loves to give back to the community by volunteering her time and expertise, which is a big part of who she is.