Nice, FranceHatha YogaColette is a native of Ireland and started her fitness career in the USA where she taught Yoga, various fitness classes and personal training. She also earned a black belt in Thai Kick Boxing. Colette has been practicing yoga for many years and earned her teaching certificate with YogaWorks, NYC. Colette draws on this varied fitness background to keep her classes original, informative and fun..
Upon moving to Nice, Colette worked as a Personal Trainer before launching FitHub – a Fitness Studio where exercise is inclusive, enjoyed and social. FitHub provides group fitness, yoga and Pilates classes in English for all ages and all fitness levels. Practicing what she preaches, Colette competes regularly in triathlons, running and cycling events including Nice Ironman. Colette relies on her ongoing yoga practice keeping her body supple, strong and ready for the next event.
Antibes, FranceHaving previously worked as a professional ballroom and Latin dancer, Maria incorporates her experience and understanding of human movement with the science and knowledge gained through her clinical background. Through her Company, Pilates Santé, Maria endeavors to create a healthier lifestyle for those living or visiting the south of France. Trained by the Australian Physiotherapy and Pilates Institute (APPI), Maria teaches modified mat work Pilates for clients in the comfort of their own home in the French Riviera from Cannes, Nice to Monaco. Her approach derives from a solid base of exercise science which allows her to adapt the Pilates method to all clients, no matter their age or physical condition. Currently she offers Pilates classes modified for pregnancy and after birth, pain, seniors, cross training and for overall fitness and well-being.