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Instructor Trainer bios

The Merrithew Faculty, or members of our esteemed team of Instructor Trainers, is made up of highly qualified and internationally sought-after educators who are known for their dedication, professionalism and attention to detail. All of our faculty members hold full certification in the STOTT PILATES® method and have achieved additional designations to complement their training. A diverse group, they come from various 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.

Megumi Hayashi

Megumi Hayashi

Bcube Pilates & Fitness
Osaka, Japan

IT qualifications
STOTT PILATES® Matwork & Reformer


A passionate dancer who has performed various methods and genres of performing arts nationwide in Japan, Megumi began her teaching career in the sector of dance for various demographics in academies and private studios. But between 2003 and 2010 she discovered a passion for Pilates. In she earned her certification as a STOTT PILATES® Certified Instructor and began to teach at a number of fitness and dance studios. Since 2016, she has been teaching at the Merrithew Licensed Training Center B Cube in Osaka, Japan, and continues to bring her combined knowledge and experience of dance with the STOTT PILATES method to her fellow dance teachers and clients. Her skills and experience are only outweighed by her passion to teach and help others. Megumi is now a Merrithew Instructor Trainer specializing in STOTT PILATES.

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