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PILATES & ESSENTRICS

Movement that inspires radical self-acceptance

I am strong. I am aware. I am energized. I am standing taller. I am thriving. I am connected. I am capable. I am bold.
I am all in. I am whole. I am Inspired to Move.

 

All of you is welcome here.

At Inspired to Move you'll find small class sizes, private lessons and virtual options that get you out of your head and into your body. It's time to release the exercise "shoulds" and instead meet yourself where you're at with care and compassion.

 

MOVE MORE

GET STRONGER

FEEL BETTER

 
Fitness Ladies

BE MORE YOU

You don't have to change who you are to move your body. You don't have to want the same things that other people want. Your body doesn't need fixing.

There's a better way.

Imagine if you had the tools to move your body in ways that feel good for you. What would it be like to let go of the outcome and move just to experience this moment?

Here you'll discover movement strategies that will support you in feeling at home in your body, without self-judgement, criticism or expectation of change.

 

THE FIVE THINGS YOU NEED TO KNOW BEFORE STARTING A FITNESS PROGRAM

Download my FREE PDF and start moving your body with confidence!

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WHEN YOU LET GO

Of who you think you should be & what you think you want, and embrace the truth that you're already enough...


You'll be surprised by how far you go.

 

AVOID DIET AND FITNESS FADS

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Move your body in ways that you actually enjoy and stop experiencing exercise as a punishment

CONNECT WITH YOUR TRUE SELF

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Feel truly confident in who you are and stop trying to fit into the boxes that other people create for you

BUILD RESILIENCY

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Discover your inner strength and support yourself through life's challenges with less stress and more self-compassion

HOW YOU CAN JOIN A COMMUNITY OF STRONG, RESILIENT WOMEN

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FIND YOUR PERFECT CLASS

Choose from Pilates, Essentrics®Meditation in small group or private format, in-person or by Zoom 

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SECURE ONLINE PAYMENT

I accept e-transfer or online payments for private and group classes

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COMPLETE AN ONLINE WAIVER

 
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HI, THERE!

I'm Ashley (she/her).

A Certified Movement Professional and NeuroDivergent mom of three, I strive to create spaces where you can show up boldly and unapologetically. I won't tolerate hate.

I want you to have a movement toolbox filled with strategies that guide you towards finding your just-right challenge, so that you can change movement to work for you, instead of the other way around.

  • Multiple certifications to give you a top-notch experience

  • Variety of class options giving you exactly what you need

  • Overcame a 15-year journey of chronic pain using movement strategies

  • Trained in trauma-informed practices, hospice & palliative care, and grief & bereavement

 
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WHAT MY CLIENTS SAY

 

Pilates helps me become centred with myself. I feel like myself again. Centred inside myself. I can breathe. Just... all the things. I'm just a better person when it's part of my routine.

Alicia

I've found the past couple weeks have been some of the most joyful movement moments I can remember! As a 24-year-old (in my "peak") there's this weird extra pressure to push and be intense in movement because 20 year olds "can" or we "should" be able to. Choosing gentle, mindful and meaningful movement with Ashley is a really affirming and powerful choice to make that actually centres what I want rather than what is expected of me.

Emma

Listening to the way my body feels vs pushing it to the point of injury or over-exhaustion has always been a struggle of mine. Understanding the importance of finding balance has been a recent mission of mine - and thanks to Ashley I think I've found it. I felt AMAZING after my workout with her! A great mix of building endurance, physical exertion, stretching and toning! Thanks, Ashley!

Natasha

INSPIRED MOVERS

ARE CONNECTED, CAPABLE & BOLD...

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