Meet The Team


Sue Jackson
Owner / Instructor

Hobbies: Watching my son play rugby, skiing, golf training for myself and adventure treks around the world.
Qualifications: Level 2 fitness instructor and Level 3 personal trainer.
Classes: Personal Training, Boxercise, SkiFit, HIIT and Circuits.


Oba Noakes

Hobbies: Arial hoop, pole dancing, handstands, roller skating, open water swimming and cycling.
Qualifications: Level 2, 3 and 4 personal trainer, kettlercise, TRX instructor and sports massage therapist.
Classes: Personal Training, PACE, Kettles, LIIT, Abs, Barre Concept and Body Conditioning.


Vicky Rees Davies
Marketing, events, and administration

Experienced Head Of Marketing Communications with a demonstrated history of working in the the marketing & communications industry. Skilled in Branding & Identity, Communication, Event Management, Corporate Communications, and Corporate Events. Strong entrepreneurship professional graduated from Lancaster University.

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Nicky Whitaker

Hobbies: Pilates, cooking and interior design.
Qualifications: BA Hons. History of Art. Level 3 Personal Trainer, FKPro/ TRX Instructor, Circuits Trainer.
Classes: Stretch/Core and Circuits.


Kara Herbert
Yoga Teacher

Hobbies: All things yoga and dance, swimming, walking, reading, travelling and recently skiing!
Qualifications: 500hr Vinyasa Flow Yoga in India, 200hr Hatha Yoga in Morocco and London both Yoga Alliance UK accredited. 2:1 BA Hons Creative Arts (Dance & Art). Extensive CPD workshops and courses in both Dance and Yoga.
Classes: Yoga classes and retreat days.


Mirella Lamarina
Yoga Teacher

Hobbies: A chilled Mum to my beautiful daughter, meditating, reading and meeting up with friends.
Qualifications: Ashtanga and Hatha yoga training in India
Classes: Yoga classes


Ruth Timm
Yoga Teacher

Hobbies: I like to read, take long walks in the countryside and hang out with friends and family.
Qualifications: Diploma in Thai Yoga Massage. Practitioner level from the School of Thai Yoga Massage. British Wheel of Yoga Level 4 Diploma
Classes: Yoga classes


Christian Henwood
Yoga Teacher

Hobbies: Christian is a father of two young sons, and now lives / works in the Bath area as a sports professional
Qualifications: Level 4 Sports Massage Therapist, Personal Trainer, and a registered yoga teacher after qualifying in Bali with Santosha Yoga Institute. His approach to yoga is grounded in a BSc(Hons) Applied Sports Science degree and delivered with a confidence acquired after serving as a British Army Officer. His flowing practice is accessible to all and heavily steeped in a positive and motivational energy that is focused on developing your breath, whilst stretching and strengthening your body.
Classes: Yoga classes


Francesca Pace
Ashtanga Yoga, Pilates and Martial Arts Teacher

Francesca will teach Pilates on a Thursday evening at 7.15pm from September.
Classes: Pilates classes


Anna Beament
Pilates Teacher

Hobbies: Busy Mum and loves her fitness, enjoys all things family and friends
Qualifications: Runs her own pilates practice and health business. Studied at the Pilates Institute in London.
Classes: Pilates classes and retreat days.