"I am passionate about delivering the highest standards of patient care and feel a sense of achievement every day"
Viki Westall-Eyre, Pilates Teacher & Practitioner, Professional Dance Coach, Author
Viki trained as a classical ballet dancer and at 17 joined London Festival Ballet and went on to become principal dancer with Northern Ballet Theatre.
In 1996 Viki retired from the stage to pursue a career in vocational dance teaching and in 2001 she trained with Body Control Pilates (BCP) to become a qualified Pilates practitioner. As a BCP supervising teacher Vikie is qualified to teach advanced matwork and Pilates on the reformer and cadillac studio equipment.
Viki has studied various courses including Pilates for hip replacements, recovery from breast cancer, osteoporosis, pregnancy, Pilates for older people, golfers, runners and Dancers, and also High Intensity Pilates. She currently divides her time between teaching matwork classes and private reformer/cadillac lessons, whilst leading the associate program for the Northern Ballet Academy in Leeds. Viki also writes articles and reviews for Dance Europe magazine.
Viki is delighted to work in association with the Bakewell Physiotherapy Group in the rehabilitation of patients, working on posture, core stability and correct muscular recruitment, re-balancing, stretching and strengthening the body.
For more information about Viki's interests and activites you can visit the following websites: