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Dean Harding

Body Transformation Centre

Dean has been using Power Plate as his main training tool over the last 5 years after first discovering it whilst living in London. Dean was immediately stunned at how his body felt during and after that first session, which left him wanting to know more about it. Dean became qualified in coaching and instructing Power Plate sessions and has never looked back. After returning home to Australia and being shocked to discover that there were no studios or gyms using Power Plate, he established Body Transformation Centre, the home of cutting edge Power Plate training here in Australia. Further learning and studies from the top experts in vibration training has now established Dean as part of an exclusive club, a Power Plate Master Trainer, one of only 5 in Australia. Dean is also... Read the profile >>

Gemma Vassallo

BodyMindLife

Gemma has been practicing yoga for 7 years and has a strong passion for health, nutrition and holistic wellbeing. Gemma has a background in dance (ballet and modern dance) and gymnastics and was a state champion in both rhythmic and artistic gymnastics. At age 14 Gemma suffered a back injury that saw her unable to continue dancing and gymnastics and sparked her passion for anatomy and injury management. Gemma completed her 200hr yoga teaching training with BodyMindLife yoga in 2011 and is currently studying Nutritional Medicine (at Nature Care College). Gemma is also the Wellbeing Consultant for NRMA Motoring & Services. Gemma’s intention in her yoga classes is to give people tools to connect with their body, breath and spirit, allowing them to let go of their head... Read the profile >>

Jen MacLachlan

Bikram Yoga Inner West

Jen has always had a strong interest in movement: ballet as a kid, dance and gymnastics as a teenager and then a Creative Arts degree majoring in Contemporary Dance. After uni Jen moved to Australia and started working in the corporate world. Jen started flirting with yoga in her mid twenties with Ashtanga courses, Hatha classes and dance classes until she found Bikram yoga. As soon as she started practising Bikram Yoga she knew it was going to have a big effect on her. She felt much happier, looked better and had a different positive view on things. She decided to take the plunge and leave the corporate world, enrolling in Bikram Yoga Teacher Training. Jen’s trained in 2008 in Mexico and was fortunate enough to start teaching straight after graduating. Jen opened Bikram Yoga... Read the profile >>

Lindsay Watson

Body Ethos & Bodymindlife Rozelle

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Lucia Hamzova

Chi Running Coach

Lucia has always had a passion for fitness, wellbeing and a healthy lifestyle and has been involved in Fitness for over 10 years and decided to take it to the next level when she moved to Australia. Lucia completed her fitness studies at Fitness Institute of Australia and had began her fitness career as Personal Trainer and Group Fitness Instructor, specialising in the Les Mills Programs Body Attack and Body Pump. Lucia is well known at Sydney Gyms, however dedicates most of her instructing to her local community at Gillys in Drummoyne. Lucia has always been passionate about running, but had to reassess things in 2008 due to hip injury which forced her to stop running until she recovered. Lucia met Chi Running coach J-R in 2009 and her relationship with running injuries was done... Read the profile >>

Marin Lazic

Z-Best Fitness

With over 10 years experience in the fitness industry, Marin Lazic is the director of Z-Best Fitness and Master Trainer for TRX. Marin draws on his water polo and surf lifesaving backgrounds, he has competed at both national and international levels. Read the profile >>