Kelly Morgan-Sassman


Kelly Morgan-Sassman is a comprehensively trained Personal Fitness/Pilates Instructor specializing in private one-on-one training to Sacramento area residents for over 25 yrs. Kelly opened her first training facility, Body Basics Personal Training Studio in 1998.  In 2000 Purely Pilates evolved into a separate studio specializing in the full application of the Pilates Method of exercise. Kelly has acquired certification from the American Council on Exercise (ACE), American College of Sports  Medicine (ACSM), Body Arts and Science International Pilates (BASI) and Polestar Pilates.
Kelly applies her knowledge of anatomy and exercise science to her wide and varied training clientele.  Keeping up with current exercise advancements and beneficial training techniques, she strives to acquire advanced training each year to provide an atmosphere that appeal to the beginner exerciser through the well-conditioned athlete.

Contact : 916-803-5500

Rahima Mamedova


Languages- Rahima is fluent in Russian, Turkish, and is mastering English

Purely Pilates/Body Basics Studio welcomes Rahima Mamedova to our group of dedicated and professional teaching staff.  Rahima is a fully trained Pilates and Rehabilitation Therapist trained extensively in Moscow, Russia.  Rahima holds national certification through Polestar Pilates and Michael King Pilates Practitioner.  Currently Rahima is working to complete her training in the Feldenkrais Method of Somatic Education, and Tom Meyers Anatomy Trains Certification in Structural Integration.. Rahima brings her intuitive instinct and professional approach to her Myofascial Release Treatments. She has provided amazing relief to many clients and we look forward to having her share more of  her unique talents.

Contact : 916-738-2847


Elis Gomez

Studio Scheduler

Elis Gomez has been working with Purely Pilates/Body Basics Studio for almost 5 years. Elis was hooked on Pilates from the first time she tried it! She has been working alongside Kelly with scheduling, billing, and overall email assistance. Elis is a mother of 3 and has a very active life with her family with baseball, basketball, gymnastics, and numerous church activities. She is originally from Brazil and is available for hire for bookkeeping/accounts payable/receivable.