Class Instructors

 

Our instructors are experts at what they do and are here to guide you every step of the way.

Cameron

Teaches Suspension and HIIT – Weights

Why did you become an instructor?

To help people become the best versions of themselves through health and fitness.

What’s been the highlight of your fitness career?

To see clients grow from no prior experience to weight training and achieving their goals.

What advice would you give to anyone starting their own fitness journey?

Be patient, be consistent and enjoy the journey.

Gym instructor Cameron wearing blue gym top & smiling
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Vicky

Teaches Pilates and Yoga

Why did you become an instructor?

The love of moving with music, looking for that natural high.

What’s your favourite fitness activity?

Trekking. Exploring and Moving outdoors.

What advice would you give to anyone starting their own fitness journey?

Start slowly, and ask questions to the people who know the industry.

 

Suzy

Teaches Body Tone

What’s your favourite fitness activity?

Pilates, because it serves a purpose in everyday life improving posture and balance.

What advice would you give to anyone starting their own fitness journey?

Find the thing that makes you happy and do that 

What’s one thing most people don’t know about you?
I’m a ballerina and an actress.

UTS gym classes instructor Suzy
UTS gym classes instructor Ari

Ari

Teaches HIIT Boxing

What’s been the highlight of your fitness career?

Any time someone tells me I helped them achieve their goals.

What advice would you give to anyone starting their own fitness journey?

Find what you like and do more of that, then you’ll see how amazing exercise can be!

What do you do in your downtime?

Study and Listen to Music

 

Manal

Teaches Latino Burn

Why did you become an instructor?

My love and passion for dance and fitness.

What’s the highlight of your fitness career?

Being able to change people’s lives and help them with their fitness goals.

What advice would you give to anyone starting their own fitness journey?
To stay focused on their goal, persist, push and never give up.

 
UTS gym classes instructor Manal

Saki

Teaches Pilates and Yoga

Why did you become an instructor?

I wanted to help people by teaching yoga and Pilates.

What do you do in your downtime?

Reading books and walking in nature.

What advice would you give to anyone starting their own fitness journey?
Enjoy the process and be patient

 

Chi Pham

Teaches Reformer Pilates

About Me:
My style of teaching is contemporary, but firm. Correct form, and alignment is how I  believes we can get the most out of each exercise

Why do you love teaching reformer Pilates?
Those clever springs of the reformer machines are the reason why I love the reformers. 

What’s your favourite song?
Oh, it’s hard to choose one. I have too many, but recently, I’ve kept playing Grateful by Rita Ora.

 

Michelle Dotti

Teaches Mat Pilates and Reformer Pilates

What do you enjoy about teaching reformer Pilates?
What I enjoy about teaching reform is how after a session your body feels, aligned centred and supported .

What’s your favourite song?
Favourite song I have many but lately I am loving Angus & Julia Stone and Grizzly Bear.

 

Rochelle Badolato

Teaches Reformer Pilates

About Me:
Graphic designer by trade, Mum of twin 13-year-old girls and have been doing Pilates since my 20s love the movement and the creativity.

Why do you love teaching reformer Pilates?
Love watching my students when they come in for the first time try something new, see how much they progress.

What’s your favourite song? 
Take on me by AHA and a close
2nd would be Tainted love by Soft cell

 

Karina Santamaria

Teaches Latino Blast & Latino Burn

Why did you become a fitness instructor?
I’ve always love the fitness industry and I enjoy the connections i have  with others as well as connecting with myself .

What’s been your highlight of your fitness career?
I created back in 2004 a dance fitness program named Latino Blast Aerobics ,This has been one of my career highlights.

What advice will you give to anyone starting their own fitness journey?
My motor to all fitness goals has been  the passion, determination and dedication.

Tina Ng

Teaches HIIT and Latino Burn

Why did you become a fitness instructor?
I’ve always been drawn to the energy of group workouts accompanied by music and being part of a community.

What’s been your highlight of your fitness career?
For me, it’s every instance when someone shares with me how much they enjoyed and had a blast during one of my classes.


What advice will you give to anyone starting their own fitness journey?

My advice would be to explore without limitations. Discover what truly ignites your passion and pursue it wholeheartedly.