Ali first discovered Pilates while looking for a source of strength to compliment a cardio loaded workout schedule and fell in love. Working in the frenetic world of fashion and PR in Sydney and London, it wasn’t until Ali moved to New York in 2009 that she turned her passion for Pilates into a career. Ali received her complete certification at Pilates Academy International – training with the co-founders at their flagship studio on 5th Ave. Soon after, while instructing and continuing her training at Erika Bloom Studios on the Upper East Side of New York and in the Hamptons, Ali specialized in pre & postnatal Pilates, and quickly made that her focus of discovery and education – working with women throughout their pregnancy and rehabbing them upon their return to fitness and strength. Ali has also completed an extensive list of specific population training at studios in New York including the Kane School. She loves challenging a wide variety of clients clients and ensures you will feel the burn with a flow-style class that combines inventive and classical moves from the beginner, intermediate and advanced Pilates repertoire.