Instructor Spotlight: Get to Know Paul

A native to the northside of Melbourne, Paul has always had a strong sense of connection to the local community. His ancestors migrated from North-Eastern Italy to Brunswick and Northcote, and Paul grew up in Preston. Currently living in Thornbury, he is delighted to be of service to the local community at Just Believe Fit. Paul […]

Instructor Spotlight: Meet Jen

Jen Kisbey completed her Cert IV in Yoga Teaching (600hrs) in 2020. She aims to provide informed guidance and inspiration, sharing yoga in a judgment-free and loving space. By teaching with humour and humility, Jen focuses on helping people experience the gifts of self-awareness, self-acceptance, and self-understanding in her classes, ultimately opening pathways to feeling […]

Instructor Spotlight: Meet Joy

Movement and rhythm have always been part of Joy’s life and it’s where she finds inspiration and connections with people. Joy studied all forms of dance and qualified as a Licentiate Cecchetti classical ballet teacher then followed with a Bachelor of Education in Dance and Drama. Joy spent many years as a professional dancer, actor […]

Instructor Spotlight: Meet Georgia

Georgia discovered Pilates Barre accidentally while completing an intensive rehearsal week in Sydney. Booking herself into a Yin Yoga class hoping to stretch out sore muscles, Georgia mistakenly went into the wrong studio and it turned out to be a high-intensity, advanced Pilates-Barre sweat session!After recovering, Georgia’s love for Barre took off. She became certified […]

Instructor Spotlight: Meet Hannah

Hannah recently completed her training with Breathe Education in Mat and Reformer Pilates. For Hannah, Pilates opened up a whole new world of movement with a mindset focused not on ‘How do I look?’ but rather, ‘How do I feel?’Hannah believes movement should be a priority in our lives and when things get too busy, […]

Instructor Spotlight: Meet Lauren

Lauren Jimmieson is a professional dancer, theatre performer and qualified barre fitness instructor. Lauren attained her Fitness Australia certification by training with Aleenta Barre’s master trainer. As a passionate instructor, Lauren is inspired by her hardworking clients to combine her love of dance with barre to produce fun, high energy and motivational classes and atmosphere. […]

Don’t Fight a Maturing Body; Celebrate it.

To be given the opportunity to become older is a privilege, not a predicament. So why do we feel the pressure to defy and stave off the process? Do you sometimes look to the past to bemoan what you no longer have in the present? I used to be able to run 10km and then […]

Instructor Spotlight: Get To Know Phoebe

Phoebe Malone completed her 200-hour yoga teacher training certification at Radiantly Alive in Bali with Daniel Aaron in 2016 and has been teaching at Just Believe Fit since that time. Phoebe sees yoga as a training ground to practice life in. It is a safe place for grounding and nurturing and ultimately for self inquiry. […]

Instructor Spotlight: Get to Know Cat

Initially drawn to yoga when seeking respite from intense bouts of anxiety, Cat completed her first teacher training in the Hatha Yoga tradition at the Mindful Yoga Academy in Spain in 2014. Since then Cat has completed further study in Trauma Informed Yoga practices, Spinal Health, as well as a Certificate III in Thai Yoga Massage, and […]

Instructor Spotlight: Get to Know Dimi

Dimi has been formally teaching Pilates since 2003. Trained in Pilates Mat level 1&2, Pilates Props, Pilates Reformer, Pilates on the Swiss Ball As a trained dancer, Dimi understands the desire to be strong, flexible and enjoy the way your body and mind respond to each other. Teaching Pilates at three gyms across Melbourne, as […]