Arianna


With over a decade's experience in teaching both classical Pilates and ballet, her experience in teaching and understanding the needs of her clients is unrivalled. With a background as a professional classical ballet dancer, dancing for some of Europe's most prestigious companies, Arianna understands that focus and discipline are essential elements to get the most out of any functional movement.
Continuously mastering her craft, Arianna's on-pointe and detailed instruction will assure that you not only strengthen your entire body but increase overall flexibility. While deepen your own physical awareness and thus, enhance your personal athletic ability.
Being a mother to the energetic Alexander, she thoroughly enjoys working with pre and post natal clients. Always maintaining safety as a first priority, she assists mothers and mothers-to-be with their individual pregnancy journeys.
She is also works closely with those who may be recovering from injury, surgery, or living with chronic pain.

Lauren


Lauren started her Pilates training when she started her full time ballet training at 16 at Princeton Dance and Theater Studio. Upon moving to Dublin, she received her Advanced Diploma in Pilates Matwork from the National Training Centre. She has taught Pilates at the Academy of Dance Arts in Red Bank, NJ as well as major Pilates centres in Dublin before joining the FocusPilates in 2016
And like the majority of our teachers at our Ranelagh studio Lauren is a dancer and takes dance classes when she’s not teaching plank!Lauren was born in Summit, New Jersey and did all of her classical ballet training at Princeton Dance and Theater Studio with Risa Gary Kaplowitz and former American Ballet Theater Principal, Susan Jaffe. She freelanced with ballet companies in NYC and Europe. Lauren danced in the final round of the Tallinn International Ballet Competition and won scholarships with Dortmund Ballet, Orlando Ballet, and De Dutch Don’t Dance Division. She attended summer courses with American Ballet Theater, Dutch National Ballet, Prague Masterclasses and Les Etes de la Danse.