A seasoned veteran in the fitness industry, Alison has worked in health clubs as a fitness instructor and personal trainer for more than 20 years. She became STOTT PILATES® Certified in 2006, and earned the status of Certified Instructor Trainer the following year. She is now an IT for Merrithew Health & Fitness™, specializing in CORE™ Athletic Conditioning & Performance Training™ and a Lead IT for STOTT PILATES. Alison is passionate about Pilates, and delivers STOTT PILATES education at YMCAfit and also acts as their Curriculum Manager developing and delivering a range of instructor courses. In addition to her work experience, Alison also holds both a Certificate in Education (PCET) and a Master’s Degree in Exercise Science. A genuine fitness enthusiast, Alison loves to exercise outdoors, and completed the London Marathon in 2005.