who we are.
With an emphasis on body awareness, breath and functional movement, Camberwell Pilates practices thoughtful and purposeful Pilates to promote both physical and mental well-being.
Coming from a variety of movement backgrounds we hold common to the fundamental belief that we are better when we are moving.
Camberwell Pilates is a pilates studio based in Camberwell, founded by Zoe Ryan.
Our experienced team all practice Pilates, and are excited to share their love of Pilates with you.
Classes are: creative – flowing – motivating
Zoe has a background in all things movement, turning her hand (and body) to everything from martial arts, athletics and dance to strength training, stretch therapy and yoga. After graduating with a Bachelor of Human Movement & Exercise Science, Zoe taught Pilates before founding Camberwell Pilates 11 years ago with the aim to share her love for movement with others.
As a mother of three children, Zoe aspires to live life with balance and gets a great deal of joy in helping others to do the same.
Classes are: thoughtful – balanced – challenging
Carolina graduated with a Bachelor in Physiotherapy in Chile in 2013, and discovered that working the Pilates method became an integral support to her client treatments and outcomes. She works in a truly wholistic way with all people; considering breath, movement, posture and movement integrity.
Her classes are challenging and she strives to teach us all that our bodies can often do more than we think! Carolina is currently completing Yoga Teacher Training, is creator of a vibrant health and wellness blog and works as a wholistic health coach.
Classes are: progressive – personalised – joyful
Marj is a Level 2 APMA teacher, and has worked in a variety of corporate, gym and studio settings for the past 3 years. She has a special skill of streamlining her classes, working with a progressive program to bring you maximum improvements in a short amount of time.
Her time is shared between teaching at Camberwell Pilates, co-owning her own Pilates studio in Ringwood, and cuddles with her special pooch Frankie. She is currently completing her Diploma of Pilates Instruction and is constantly sharing her new insights and understandings her her clients.
Classes are: inspiring – strong – lengthening
Barbara has worked with people of all backgrounds over the last 16 years, both as a Pilates teacher and Physiotherapist. She has a special interest in postural alignment and balance in musculature, working with precision and detail to bring out the best in all of her clients.
Her classes will help you find muscles that you have never worked before, and alignment that lengthens your spine and form for ideal posture. She has experience working with a multitude of injuries and conditions, and teaches even the hardest of exercises with a smile and gentle encouragement.