Our Instructors

Sonia Darbey
Sonia DarbeyDirector
Coming from an athletic background, Pilates Physique founder and director Sonia competed at a national level in athletics and played representative netball during her school years.

After completing her tertiary education and working as a Publicist in the Entertainment Industry, Sonia completed her Certificate III in Fitness in 1999 and obtained her Pilates Certification in 2000, opening the Pilates Physique studio in 2003. She subsequently became an accredited Stretch Therapist and Power Plate instructor.

Sonia has pioneered the way forward in the Pilates industry ever since, creating the top selling Pilates Physique Exercise Circle and Workout DVD.

Sonia is a popular figure in the media regularly promoting Pilates in magazines and on television and writing for several publications such as Women’s Fitness magazine.

Sonia loves spending her free time with her family, young son and 2 badly trained labradors!

Roisin McKenna
Roisin McKennaInstructor
Roisin has 12 years experience working within the fitness industry and 8 years teaching her passion, Pilates.

Roisin has always pursued her passion for fitness through her extensive sporting background, representing Ireland in netball and competing in athletics.

She started her career as a fitness instructor and personal trainer working with weight loss, athletes, sporting teams and rehabilitation. After completing her BSc degree in Sports and Exercise, Roisin discovered Pilates and became certified with the Bodyfirm Pilates Academy and Stott Pilates in Ireland.

Roisin has worked with clients from all backgrounds, including athletes, golfers and professional football teams and has experience from rehabilitation and postural dysfunction to general fitness.

Roisin’s goal is to see her clients achieve their fitness ambitions.

Jennifer Greathead
Jennifer GreatheadInstructor
Jennifer’s interest in Pilates started after 12 years as a competitive figure skater and gymnast.

She continued her Pilates sessions whilst studying business at university, and the classes were always the highlight of her day.

After 3 years in a corporate working environment, her passion for Pilates led her to become a certified Pilates instructor.

Through her teaching, Jennifer hopes to inspire others to find this same motivation and enthusiasm for Pilates.

She aims to provide a balanced, well-rounded workout that increases energy, improves posture and encourages a healthier lifestyle.

Maja Mojsin
Maja MojsinInstructor
Maja had been a Pilates devotee for 4 years before she decided that turning her daily passion into a career would be the biggest and best decision of her life. She left behind a career in the Entertainment Management Industry to complete her Certificate III in Fitness at the ACFB and her Pilates Certification at the Elixr School of Pilates.

Maja loves showing newcomers to Pilates just what it can do for your fitness, health and wellbeing. She also loves really challenging those that are already Pilates fanatics through a stronger practice. Maja’s goal is to ensure that everyone she teaches walks away with a smile, having gained the maximum benefit from their session.

Victoria Beck
Victoria Beck Instructor
Victoria’s background in dance and gymnastics taught her from a young age the benefits that come with being physically active. Never one to back away from a challenge, Victoria brings that level of dedication to her instruction of Pilates and Barre. Her classes combine different methods of movement that leave her clients feeling lengthened, toned and energised.

After earning her Bachelor’s of Fine Arts degree in Dance from the Queensland University of Technology she moved to London in 2008 to work in Dance Theatre. Since returning to Australia she has completed her Polestar Pilates Mat Certification. Victoria enjoys sharing her knowledge of movement to help her clients develop greater body awareness and strength, whilst having a good time.

Brittany Renwick
Brittany RenwickInstructor
Brittany has always had a passion for health and fitness, which led her to completing her Personal Training qualification from the Australian Institute of Fitness in Adelaide in 2013. Whilst running a successful personal training business, Brittany went on to participate in the ANB fitness modelling competition, where she gained further knowledge and confidence toward her fitness journey.

Brittany made the move to Sydney in 2015 to study at The International Screen Academy, for a diploma in Screen Acting and Media. Her knowledge within the arts has enriched and encouraged many aspects of her training. Since graduating, Brittany is eager to continue her health and fitness journey and wishes to encourage others along the way.

Mirande Hanke
Mirande HankeInstructor
Miranda has always had a passion for staying healthy and fit and believes that a strong body goes hand in hand with a strong mind. She has been practicing Pilates for over 10 years and loves how challenging it is, but also that it has the power to restore movement and improve posture.

Miranda became an instructor by training with Body Arts and Science International (BASI Pilates). Through her classes, Miranda aims to provide clients with well-rounded and challenging workouts that focus on correct alignment and functional movement in a fun and safe environment.

Paulina Welna
Paulina WelnaInstructor
Paulina is very passionate about creating a healthy lifestyle. Her fascination with the human body, exercise and nutrition led her to the fitness industry.

Paulina completed her Certificate III and IV in Fitness and is currently completing her Diploma of Fitness and Sport from the Australian College of Sport and Fitness.

Through her knowledge and experience she fosters motivation and support to help clients achieve their fitness goals. Her active lifestyle ensures that she is constantly expanding her knowledge in the fitness industry so that she can continue to challenge others.

Eve Anderson
Eve AndersonInstructor
Originally from the UK, Eve fell in love with Australia over 10 years ago and is the mum of 2 beautiful children.

After studying a degree in Fashion Design in London, Eve decided to pursue her love of Pilates. Having completed a diploma in Pilates with Pilates ITC, Eve has gone on to complete certifications with IMX, Yogalates, Booty Barre, Polestar and Power Plate. Eve has also completed several extensive courses in Pilates for Physiotherapy.

Having been a competitive ice skater from an early age, Eve understands the role of Pilates and fitness from the perspective of a professional athlete, rehabilitation and everyday enthusiast.

Emily Greiser
Emily GreiserInstructor
Trained in New York at the world renown Core Pilates Studio, Emily brings a huge breadth of knowledge both in Pilates fitness, rehabilitation and studio management to Pilates Physique.

With 12 years of teaching experience, Emily’s specialty extends from pre and post natal, flexibility limitations and poor balance to medical conditions such as osteoporosis, Parkinson’s disease, arthritis and scoliosis or to the client who is looking to feel the Pilates burn…

Annabel Fawcett
Annabel FawcettInstructor
Annabel’s passion for Pilates started at an early age and developed during her training and career as a professional ballet dancer. With 20 years experience in dance and having trained and worked professionally in Europe, Annabel went on to become a qualified matwork and studio instructor with Polestar Pilates.

With her love and extensive knowledge of movement along with a keen eye for detail, Annabel strives to not only challenge clients but also bring balance and wellness to the mind and body.