Aerial Silks Level 1


This class is taught by:

Shyamtara Kuepfer

Originally from New Zealand, Shyamtara is a dynamic aerial performer. She has performed around the world on land and sea, from settings as diverse as traditional circus to some of the world’s largest nightclubs. She takes great pleasure in sharing her knowledge with students at Shine Fitness.
www.FlyingNomad.net

Andrew Leach

Currently a resident artist at Cirque du Soleil's LIGHT nightclub, Andrew Leach has had the pleasure of performing aerial acrobatics all over Europe, South America and the US. Trained by a former Moscow State Circus artist, he prides himself on clean technique and the ability to translate his knowledge to various body types and learning styles.
It is recommended to take Intro to Aerial before taking this class.
 
This class is designed to teach the basics of aerial silks in a fun, energetic, and comfortable group class setting. In class you will learn how to safely ascend and descend on the silk and eventually progress into simple poses and inversions. You do not have to be a professional or even a fitness junkie, you just need the desire to learn and to use your body strength in a new and different way.

Level: Novice

Recommended Attire: Short sleeve or long sleeve shirt (please no tank tops), yoga pants or capris. You will remove socks, shoes, and jewelry prior to class.


Upcoming classes:

  • Tue May 23 1:15 pm - 2:15 pm with Shyamtara Kuepfer
  • Fri May 26 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm with Julio Batista de Souza
  • Sat May 27 1:45 pm - 2:45 pm with Andrew Leach
  • Mon May 29 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm with Shyamtara Kuepfer
  • Tue May 30 1:15 pm - 2:15 pm with Shyamtara Kuepfer
  • Fri Jun 02 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm with Julio Batista de Souza
  • Sat Jun 03 1:45 pm - 2:45 pm with Andrew Leach
  • Mon Jun 05 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm with Julio Batista de Souza
  • Tue Jun 06 1:15 pm - 2:15 pm with Julio Batista de Souza
  • Fri Jun 09 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm with Luba Kazantseva
  • Sat Jun 10 1:45 pm - 2:45 pm with Andrew Leach
  • Mon Jun 12 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm with Andrew Leach
  • Tue Jun 13 1:15 pm - 2:15 pm with Shyamtara Kuepfer
  • Fri Jun 16 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm with Luba Kazantseva
  • Sat Jun 17 1:45 pm - 2:45 pm with Andrew Leach
  • Mon Jun 19 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm with Shyamtara Kuepfer
  • Tue Jun 20 1:15 pm - 2:15 pm with Shyamtara Kuepfer
  • Fri Jun 23 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm with Luba Kazantseva
  • Sat Jun 24 1:45 pm - 2:45 pm with Andrew Leach
  • Mon Jun 26 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm with Shyamtara Kuepfer