Guest Instructor Cristina is from São Paulo, Brazil where she managed a family business for 13 years. She tried Pilates for the first time in 2001 and immediately fell in love with it. She was finally given the chance to pursue her passions for Pilates and for French cuisine after her husband’s job brought her to The Netherlands in 2004.
In 2007, Cristina graduated from Le Cordon Bleu in Paris and started working for restaurant Savelberg in Voorburg - a Michelin-starred restaurant. She continued practicing Pilates in The Hague with Catarina Palma and also in Paris.
In 2012, Cristina undertook the Power Pilates comprehensive education with Bob Liekens & Susan Moran and received her certification in New York. She worked for The Pilates Studio - Palma Personal Training team from 2013 to 2016. At the end of 2016, she moved to London and started working there as a Pilates trainer. Nowadays, she works as a guest trainer for The Pilates Studio - Palma Personal Training.