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Pricing 2019

Per Jan 2019 we have a new price list at TMP. Besides an inevitable raise of our rates (due a.o. VAT changes) we introduce; – separate rates for our senior teachers (yes, you pay a little more to work with these very experienced and knowledgable stars) – monthly memberships for the mat & reformer classes […]

Ellen van der Kooij (Psychomotor Therapy)

Ellen van der Kooij studied Human Movement studies, psychomotor therapy, at the VU in Amsterdam, and sensorimotor psychotherapy. She worked more than 20 years in mental health institutes and in private practice giving movement training and body psychotherapy. Her specialization is stress, burnout and trauma treatment. The last 5 years she studied sensorimotor psychotherapy. Sensorimotor […]

Fenna Segboer (Pilates Instructor)

Fenna is a recent graduate of Polestar Comprehensive Training (2015) and holds a mat degree with Polestar since (2014). She has a background in many sports: field hockey, fitness, yoga, capoeira, rowing, swimming and sailing. Her attraction and enthusiasm for Pilates began in 2012, after a recommendation by a physiotherapist whom she consulted due to […]

Susanne Gijsbers (Pilates Instructor)

Susanne Gijsbers has been teaching Pilates since 2010, specialising in Pregnancy and Postnatal classes. She helped establish Pregnancy Pilates at The Movement Practice, the first of its kind in Amsterdam in 2011. It was her Pilates experience during the pregnancy of her second son that inspired her to go deeper into the Pilates field. Intensive […]

Jimmy Zeehandelaar (Pilates Instructor)

Jimmy did two dance educations at the Amsterdam School of the Arts, first with the Teacher Department and second in Jazz Dance education. During those years he endured several injuries and had the opportunity to recover with Pilates equipment, mat and Floorbarre classes. His enthusiasm for the effectiveness of Pilates began there. Because of his […]

Aleksandra ‘Ola’ Mazur (Pilates & deepWORK Instructor)

Aleksandra, called Ola by family and friends, has been teaching fitness since 2008 and Pilates since 2012. She holds certifications in mat and equipment from Smartbody studio in Amsterdam, and an international Pilates certification from BASI (Body Arts and Sciences International). Ola also holds a masters in Physiotherapy (2009). She finds in Pilates a natural […]

Ellen Meijer (Yoga Pilates Instructor)

Ellen has been teaching Pilates since 2004. She holds certifications from Power Pilates in New York (Beg/Int mat 2005), Comprehensive certification with Peak Pilates (2007) and a comprehensive education with Polestar (2014) with whom she now studies at the mentor level. In addition she is a certified Iyengar Yoga instructor (2003). Ellen incorporates the variety […]

Sanne de Weijer (Studio manager, Pilates Mat Instructor)

Sanne joined The Movement Practice (TMP) team in Januari 2016. She is part of the studio management team, ensuring a smooth pleasant experience for the studio clients and managing the business aspects. Sanne studied Sports, Management and Business here in Amsterdam. At the moment she continued her studies at the Vrije Universiteit with a master […]

Effie Kechagia (Pilates Instructor, Studio Manager)

Effie joined the dynamic team of The Movement Practice (Tmp) in September 2015. She is part of the studio management team, who is responsible for the smooth and efficient operation of the studio. Effie is very excited to discover the field of Pilates. She has been into sports for many years (playing basketball for 12 years […]