Meet the Team
Our instructors are trained to the highest of standards by the Pilates Foundation UK to provide you with the specialist knowledge you need to obtain optimum results.
Keely Haigh cert. E.C.B.S
- Pilates Foundation Matwork & Apparatus Instructor
- Pre & Post Natal Specialist Instructor
- E.C.B.S Bowen Practitioner
- Core Align Certified Instructor
Having discovered for herself the effectiveness of Pilates, Keely decided to pursue a career in this field. In 2006 Keely enrolled on a fully comprehensive teacher training programme at The Thoughtful Body Pilates Studio in Derby and having trained for two years under the instruction of Rachel Rafiefar, she is now a fully qualified Matwork & Apparatus Instructor and registered with the Pilates Foundation.
Keely established the Lancashire Pilates Studio in 2008 after gaining a Post Graduate Certificate in pre and post natal pregnancy. In 2009 Keely graduated from The European College of Bowen Studies with Honours and is now a fully qualified Bowen Practitioner.
Keely continues to develop her knowledge and training in Pilates and Bowen by attending regular workshops and seminars presented by Master Instructors from the UK and USA.
Keely is a listed mentor for the Thoughtful Body teacher training programme.
- Pilates Matwork & Apparatus Instructor
As a fully qualified Dance and Fitness Instructor, Patricia has gained over 10 years of knowledge and experience from working within the industry. She works at the studio as a Pilates Matwork & Apparatus Instructor, holding many classes throughout the week and now dedicates her career to the Pilates sector.
Patricia continues to develop her knowledge and understanding of Pilates by attending regular workshops and training courses. Patricia completed her teaching assisting hours at LPS under the instruction of Keely Haigh.
- Student APPI Matwork Instructor
Alison is a qualified physiotherapist with over 10 years experience in the field. She is currently undergoing training with the Australian Pilates and Physiotherapy Institute whilst maintaining her career in the NHS. She is also undergoing a mentorship programme at The Lancashire Pilates Studio under the supervision of Keely Haigh and will soon become qualified as a mat work instructor.
Currently specialising in neurology, Alison is particularly keen to see clients with neurological disorders with rehabilitation needs that the Pilates Method can be applied to. She is also happy to see anybody who just wants a general fitness and stability programme.
Alison is offering 1:1 Private Instruction.