Instructor Profile – Mirna Thomas
‘Be Pilates’ is owned and managed by Mirna Thomas.
Having graduated with a degree in Physiotherapy from Rio de Janeiro in 1996 and a Master’s in Sports Injury in 2003, Mirna completed several years practicing as a Physiotherapist in Brazil before moving to the USA to continue her career in Pilates.
After two years of being taught by some excellent teachers in California she had an opportunity to start practicing in Maui Hawaii before finally becoming certified in Rio de Janeiro 2002 for the equipments, and in 2003 for mat Pilates. In 2003 she became a member of The Pilates Association in Brazil.
Mirna has been living in Jersey since 2004 and continues to develop her extensive knowledge and skills through regulary attending European Pilates conferences as well as continuing her studies with the Body Balance University of Pilates.
In 2008, Mirna set up the ‘Be Pilates’ and since 2012 she has been welcoming clients to her studio at the Lido Medical Centre.