Ariane teaches a Vinyasa style Yoga called Yutori. The Japanese term Yutori means spaciousness. In Ariane’s Yutori Yoga it’s all about space: a space for moving, a space for all Yoga levels, a social space of togetherness.
Brian takes care of our online family (Instagram and TikTok). And he does that in about 400 languages and with the wittiness of a person who has lived a 1000 years. Besides studying law, he produces music (find his alter-ego papipasión on spotify) and works in seven other places we don’t even know where they are.
It was the inner thrive to discover something new that led Florian to Balboa. His elixir of life is to travel that introduced him to Capoeira, Surfing, Yoga and finally (and luckily) to us. The graphic designer and world traveller loves to share his passion with everyone in his own unique and ambitious way. Not only Yoga but Balboa is a movement “that is contagious with a healthy twist.”
Irina Shapoval is from Ukraine. She is a professional dancer and fitness coach. She has a higher education in choreography and has 10 years of experience as a coach. Her directions are stretching, mobility & functional training.
Jana is that person who sees you before and after the workout. With her positive nature she will motivate you before and build you up again afterwards – if you need it. Whatever is bothering you, Jana is the right person to talk to. She knows everything about our subscriptions and services, as well as about dogs, in short: life. And besides that she also takes care of our locations and the whole Balboa Family.
Luke from Cape Town, South Africa, is a training nerd. And that’s what it takes to enhance strength training with biokinetic elements. Luke is mastering it – not least because of his enormous experience with athletes and rehabilitation.
Mithuna is kindness in person. If you ever wanted to meet somebody to welcome you somewhere in this world you want it to be her. You wouldn’t be surprised if you entered heaven after you have talked to Mithuna before one of our workouts (although they can be hellish…). In any case, prepare for her smile. Smile back if you are still able to, advance to heaven.
Having a calm soul, Nadine’s presence radiates a tranquil energy within our spaces. Her voice perfectly reflects her nature and allows you to focus inwards during her teaching, allowing you to go deeper.
As a performance coach and powerlifter originally from basketball, Noah has acquired a multi-faceted repertoire of training stimuli. Through his direct, but also emphatic manner, he gets the last repetition out of you, the very, very, very last.
Rahel is a Crossfit Level 1 coach and is passionate about her work. Her favorite movement is the handstand. Rahel’s signature words are not mainly words but you will see her often with the “thumbs up”👍🏽. And this is how you are going to feel in her class: uplifted!
Triana Castro, born in Mexico, worked all over the world as a swimming coach before she landed in Switzerland in the Engadine, more precisely in Scuol. Now she is coming to Zurich to teach Pilates classes. The connection to her diving career can still be found in the name of her Pilates class: Deep Pilates. Deep.