Somerville Studio Owner / Accredited Exercise Physiologist
Matty graduated from his Masters of Clinical Exercise Rehabilitation in 2014, and has spent the past 4 years acquiring knowledge on how the human body moves, both when healthy and when injured, to help him hone his skills as a rehabilitation practitioner. Matty specialises in chronic pain and he loves changing people’s perspectives on their pain and bodies, by addressing all the biopsychosocial factors necessary to understand the reasons why we’re in pain and how to break the pain cycle.
An avid lover of all things sports and outdoors, you’ll find Matty respresnting both Somerville Eagles Cricket and Soccer clubs in their respective seasons. Matty had his first Pilates experience when he worked in the industry for a short period whilst completing his Masters degree and never looked back; his passion burns through whilst training his clients – as do their glutes!
Accredited Exercise Physiologist / Diploma Qualified Pilates Instructor
Justin completed his Master’s of Clinical Exercise Physiology in June 2018 and was first involved at Reformed as a placement student in 2015. Justin’s knowledge of the human body and rehabilitation impressed us so much he was employed as an Exercise Scientist while completing his Master’s degree.
FA Accredited Personal Trainer / Pilates Instructor
Jane left the corporate world to follow her passion & start a career in the fitness industry over 5 years ago and has never looked back. During this time Jane has continued to gain knowledge and experience in both Personal Training and Reformer Pilates. Jane has loved running from a young age, her greatest achievement to date is the completion of the 2014 Melbourne Ironman, and believes balance is the key to a healthy and happy lifestyle.
Founder / Accredited Exercise Physiologist
Duncan is a Masters qualified Accredited Exercise Physiologist with 5 years experience as an allied health practitioner. Whilst studying a bachelor of exercise science Duncan had his first taste of Pilates and he instantly loved how much of a challenge it was. Duncan taught Pilates throughout studying the masters of exercise physiology, and it nurtured his understanding of anatomy and human movement. Since completing his study, Duncan has gone on to do a diploma of clinical Pilates. He is always seeking ways to increase his knowledge base in order to provide the best possible outcomes for his clients.
Duncan has also had 10 years experience in the fitness industry and is passionate about collaborating with clients to help them make changes in order to improve. He is a thoughtful communicator and enjoys health coaching and smashing goals with his clients.
Diploma Qualified Pilates Instructor / TRX Master Trainer
Ruth (or Ruthless as she is known by her clients) has honed the arts of improving human function with over 11 years of industry experience! Ruth ran and operated a successful personal training business in St Kilda for many years before opting for a sea-change and relocating to the equally sunny but slightly more laid-back Peninsula.
Ruth specialises in functional movement and is a KX Pilates master trainer, remedial therapist, qualified rehab trainer, TRX master trainer and is currently completing her clinical diploma in Pialtes. Ruth has a 6 month old baby Conor, and is qualified in pre and post natal training.