A PA native, currently residing in Princeton, NJ, Macalla Harrington has always had a drive for competition. After finishing her career as a decorated collegiate gymnast at Towson University she returned to Manayunk, PA where she found her true passion for fitness training and endurance sports.
A NASM and UST certified coach, Macalla was the longtime head trainer and manager of the Never Give Up studio in Manayunk, PA. Upon moving to Washington, DC with her husband she went out on her own launching The Overall Performance which helped DC residents across the Georgetown and Logan Circle areas tackle their weight loss and fitness goals.
A 3x marathon and 2x Ironman finisher Macalla taps into her personal and professional experience to help craft the right individualized plans for her athletes. She has worked with people of all walks of life to help accomplish their fitness and endurance goals.
There are few things more intimidating than starting a new program. Stepping outside of your comfort zone can be the biggest hurdle one faces when plotting out the next milestone. Macalla is an expert at breaking down the steps and creating a positive environment for any athlete to thrive in. As a new mom herself, she knows the importance of getting every bit of efficiency out of your workouts on a tight schedule and she is always there to help guide her clients through the mental and physical barriers they will face.