Philippa is an internationally recognised ballet dancer, singer, acrobat and fitness instructor. Highlights from Philippa’s extensive career include; 8.5 years internationally touring with the Cirque du Soleil, Performances with different Dance companies in Canada and 8 years with the Phantom of the Opera. Having gained her initial Pilates certification over 18 years ago with STOTT Pilates in Canada (often called the “Ivy League” of Pilates education), Philippa has continued to gain numerous qualifications in Emergency Medicine, Xtend Barre Aerial Hoop and more. She is a master trainer and sought after mentor for many in the fitness industry. Philippa has a drive and passion for helping people reach their goals, having assisted countless clients here on the Sunshine Coast through her business at Oxygen Pilates for the past 9 years.
Pilates, Barre, TRX, Cycle
Years of persistent lower back pain sent Amy searching through many body therapies and exercise modalities looking for relief. Once she found Pilates, she knew she didn’t need to look any further, and with consistent practice she soon found the relief she was looking for. With a background in various forms of body work and years spent working as a massage therapist, Amy found the Pilates focus on body awareness and precision of movement perfectly suited her. The wisdom and intelligence of the movement principles underlying the Pilates system are what attracted Amy the most and continue to keep her passionate about Pilates. Introducing new people to this amazingly adaptable form of exercise has been a continual source of discovery and joy for Amy. Amy has been practicing Pilates for twelve years and teaching for ten.