Christina was born in Montreal Canada and grew up in New England where she cultivated her love of the outdoors. After she completed an outdoor leadership program she taught Nordic and telemark skiing as well as canoeing and kayaking. She moved to Colorado in 1990 and began her massage career.
She attended the Colorado School of Healing Arts in Lakewood and in 1996 began working at Alpine Physical Therapy, which became Howard Head Sports Medicine before closing their location in Fraser, Colorado in Fall 2012. Since then, Christina has turned her full attention to expanding her private practice for massage in Winter Park, CO and teaching Phenomenal Touch™ Massage. Currently she is a Phenomenal Touch™ Massage Instructor and Master Practitioner.
Her massage technique provides a 3 dimensional integrative approach with techniques in Phenomenal Touch™, neuromuscular therapy, compassionate deep tissue, passive stretching, Swedish, reflexology and myofascial release, and essential oils. It has been heard on more than one occasion by her clients that her massages are the best they have ever received... throughout the world!
Christina Russell is a 200 hour Registered Yoga Teacher. She also enjoys teaching Nordic skiing, mountain biking, belly dancing, and other fitness classes. In addition to private classes, she also teaches at Grand Park Community Recreation Center in Fraser, CO.