Saturdays 8:15 – 9:15 am HST

 

This class is the next level after a beginners Pilates class. You will continue to improve your strength, flexibility and stamina while developing long, lean muscles. The core-building techniques of Pilates promote lower back health. This class is designed to go deeper into the specific exercises and body alignment principles outlined by Joseph Pilates. Murat provides personalized technique correction and support to all students. Online students are recommended to turn on your video for this reason.

Murat perfectly balances creativity and getting down to business. He is a well rounded teacher + artist + athlete with a special aura, joyful vibration and bright spirit that conveys to his students his love of movement.

 

In person students- please, bring your own yoga mats and props as needed. Mat and rollers available for rent. You will be temperature checked and expected to maintain masks, social distancing and hand sanitizing at all times. If you have travelled outside of Hawaii within the last 14 days and/or have symptoms of COVID 19, please refrain from attending.

Murat Demirtas

Murat brings a “joie-de-vivre” and a remarkable sense of body awareness to his students. Based on his belief that every individual is a healer, Murat’s mission is to create an environment that guides people to evolve into their full potential.
His Turkish belly dance classes fuse dance and aerobics to enhance awareness of the individual dancer’s inner power. Murat is a well rounded teacher + artist + athlete, with a special aura, joyful vibration and spirit conveying his love of movement. His performance troupe here in Honolulu goes by the name: Turkish Wings.
His Pilates and foam-rolling classes extend to the entire class many of the the personal training techniques that he shares with individual clients.
Murat hails from a background of dance, gymnastics, pilates and aerobics. He has taught dance and various movement modalities for the Turkish educational system, professional dance companies and artists. He has performed for many big companies including the Women for Nike Tour. He has trained at the well known Michael King Pilates and with Roxy Menzies.
Murat was honored by ClassPass as the top male Instructor of all classes in Honolulu for 2018.

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