Gary Carter

Gary Carter has over 30 years of experience in movement physical training, anatomical study and bodywork practices. With a background in athletics, competition cycling, bodybuilding, martial arts, yoga and manual therapies, he himself has studied with many inspiring teachers. trainers and masters in their fields including the training in ‘elasticity of the spine and stretching’ at age 14 by a professional cycling coach.

From this background he has created his own unique way of working and ‘seeing’ which he incorporates into his teachings, trainings and practices, where students learn techniques and methods of training that bring long term results to the Feel, Movement and Look of the body.

This has culminated in a movement Training called ‘Myofascial Movement Training’; this training has profound effects for movement professionals of any modality.

He works with Athletes and runners with ‘Elastic running’ techniques which has culminated in training with Team GB Masters athletes in the World Championships in Brazil 2013 with Gold Medal results.

He started the Natural Bodies Centre in 1991 to teach, train and encourage kinesthetic awareness.  Fascial Movement practises ease of movement, efficient body use in exercise, sport and many movement disciplines which can bring a renewed sense of health and vitality into everyday life through revolutionised personal training techniques, Yoga, Pilates, Gyrotonics, Martial Arts and Fascial Movement practices.

He hosted Tom Myers for the first groundbreaking Anatomy Trains courses in the UK from 1998 through to 2003 and, after graduating with the KMI school in 2001, Gary co-taught with Tom on Anatomy Trains courses in the UK and USA.

He studied his Yoga Teacher Training in 1991 with Mary Stewart, Sophy Hoare, Peter Blackaby and fascial movement genius John Stirk and, after a brief time with Vanda Scaravelli, met and studied with Diane Long in Florence and Rome.

He studied in Shiatsu, Chi Kung & Chi Ne Tsang, CranioSacral Therapy.

Over the past 15 years he has lectured in Movement Anatomy and Fascial Anatomy for Yoga, Yoga teacher trainings, Pilates teacher trainings and massage schools, Hospital Physiotherapists, Dance Trainings and Martial Arts trainings all over the UK and Ireland.

He ran the Science of Movement course at Middlesex university from 2007- 2011 and studied in Dissection at the Institute of Anatomy in Vienna with Todd Garcia, along with Dissection studies with Gil Hedley, and runs Dissective studies for the student teachers of his Anatomy of movement courses with Julian Baker

He has also run several Yoga teacher trainings and continues to run his highly acclaimed Anatomy & Myofascial yoga and Pilates courses in England, Scotland, Ireland and Europe.

Simona Hernandez

Simona Hernandez

Simona's passion for teaching yoga has spanned 23 years. She enjoys weaving mythical story telling through her  classes which are both fun and challenging and encourage playful exploration of both the spiritual and physical aspects of yoga. Simona loves to lead people on their own personal journey of self-knowledge and self-healing and admits how wonderful it is to witness the...

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Virginie Dumas

Virginie Dumas

With over two decades working in health & fitness, Virginie has developed a thorough teaching method yet offers a creative approach, fusing disciplines she has trained in including yoga, strength & conditioning and dance. Addicted to Core, she believes in building strong foundations to move freely, effectively and gracefully. Also a doula, perinatal exercise specialist & trained in pre/postnatal nutrition...

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Emma Collins-Jones

Emma Collins-Jones

With a degree in Sport & Exercise Science and a passion for Body Positivity, Emma brings intelligent cueing and clear explanations to her classes. Emma draws inspiration from the movements and techniques of Yoga, Pilates, Myofascial Release and more to create an exploratory practise that calms the nervous system and empowers us to show up for ourselves and others in...

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Holly Warren

Holly Warren

Holly’s understanding of movement and the anatomy was developed extensively during her career as a contemporary dancer. The deepening of her teaching experience began when she started facilitating community-based creative arts leadership training programs as well as international meditation retreats. Holly learned yoga and meditation at an early age and has enjoyed teaching students and teachers for 20 years now. ...

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