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Instructor Trainer bios

The members of our esteemed team of Pilates Instructor Trainers are accomplished and internationally sought-after educators known for their comprehensive knowledge, dedication and professionalism. Each hold full certification in the STOTT PILATES® method and have achieved additional designations to complement their training.

A diverse group, they come from varied backgrounds including physical therapy, exercise science, athletic therapy, dance, and group and personal fitness training to name a few. Every member of the team strives to uphold the highest standards of training that have been developed worldwide.

Yujung Jeong
TRNT Trinity Pilates
Seoul, South Korea

IT qualifications
STOTT PILATES® Matwork & Reformer

Additional credentials and designations
PMA, TRX, YOGA

Bio

Yujung got introduced to various types of mind-body movement methods, including dance and the Stanislavsky Technique while in university, majoring in film and theatre in Korea. Her interest in mind-body movement led her to become a yoga instructor after a trip to India in 2008. Yujung lived and worked as a yoga instructor in New Zealand, Singapore, Malaysia, Australia, and so on for almost 10 years, continuously learning and sharing various mindful movement practices with people.

Yujung discovered Reformer Pilates workouts while in Melbourne and decided to enroll in a Pilates course. Yujung enrolled in STOTT PILATES® Education courses at the Merrithew Corporate Training Center in Toronto. Credited as one of the best choices ever made, Yujung became a STOTT PILATES Certified Instructor in 2018 and an Instructor Trainer in 2021.

Since her return to Korea in 2019, Yujung has been teaching Pilates and interpreting STOTT PILATES courses at Trinity Pilates, a Merrithew Host Training Center in Seoul.

Yun-Tzu (Zoey) Hsiao
Floating
Taipei City, Taiwan, Taiwan

IT qualifications
STOTT PILATES® Matwork & Reformer

Additional credentials and designations
Physical Therapy, TRX

Bio

Zoey graduated from China Medical University with a degree in physical therapy, and started her practice as a physiotherapist in 2009. She started training in STOTT PILATES® in 2014, and applied the method to solve problems of chronic pain and movement dysfunction in her clients. Her training makes people physically and mentally strong and confident. The benefits she realized through STOTT PILATES inspired her to complete Full Certification in 2016. She became a Merrithew Instructor Trainer specializing in STOTT PILATES in 2017. She continues to share her enthusiasm for STOTT PILATES and work to improve people’s health.

Zsuzsanna Bokor
Floating
Budapest, Hungary

IT qualifications
STOTT PILATES® Matwork & Reformer, Cadillac, Chair, & Barrels, ISP; Total Barre®

Additional credentials and designations
Personal Trainer

Bio

Zsuzsanna started her training for Merrithew in 2001 in the US and became the very first Instructor Trainer in Central-Eastern Europe specializing in STOTT PILATES® in 2005. She is qualified personal trainer through the Semmelweis University College of Sports. A former professional ballet dancer in Hungary, she works together with leading physiotherapists in the Rehab Department of her studio. Zsuzsanna integrates her vast experience in ballet dancing and the most recent advances in fitness and preventive exercises in her daily Pilates works and teaching. She is a happy mother of two boys and lives and works in Budapest, Hungary.