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.
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Shyamtara Kuepfer instructs the following:
  • Aerial Silks Level 1
  • 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.


  • Aerial Silks Level 3

  • Aerial Silks All Levels
  • It is recommended to take Intro to Aerial before taking this class.
     
    This class is a mixed Level 1, Level 2 and Level 3 classes focusing on having fun and sharing tricks and knowledge of Aerial Silks! Besides feeling like a performer, you will develop your upper body, core and grip strength which will allow you to support your own weight on the silks. You will develop your flexibility and body awareness through the positioning of the fabric. You will use the fabric to wrap, suspend, fall, swing, and spiral your body into and out of various positions. Aerial silks will help you gain a high degree of confidence, strength, power, flexibility, courage, and grace.

    Level: Novice, Intermediate or Advanced

    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.


  • Aerial Bootcamp
  • Aerial Bootcamp training is an interval training program designed for all SHINE enthusiasts. This class focuses on strengthening the body and building high levels of endurance using the tools of the aerialist. This class is all inclusive and is designed for all SHINE clients, regardless of experience level. Our instructors will give you a variety of exercises to choose from, ranging from beginner to more advanced. Be ready to, hang, pull, twist, balance and hold your body in a variety of ways, keeping your brain so engaged you’ll forget you’re even working out! Based off of the widely successful formula of HIIT training (High Intensity Interval Training), not only is Aerial Bootcamp the best way to develop strength and confidence for your other Shine classes but it is also the most efficient way to burn fat and build lean muscle! We strongly recommend this class be attended for anyone who is interested in aerial, pole, or balance arts, but is feeling the need to develop more foundational strength before jumping into the air.
     
    Level: Open
     
    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.
     

  • Intro to Aerial Fitness
  • First Timers this class is for you!

    This Intro Class is designed to teach the fundamentals of Aerial Fitness utilizing Aerial Silks and Hoop.

    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: Beginner

    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.