Charles Longdon-Hughes - UK
Charles has a vast experience of the Fitness industry spanning a period of 27 years. During that period he has had many years of invaluable experience as a Fitness Trainer, Personal Trainer, Aerobics Instructor, Studio Co-ordinator, Gymnasium Manager, and Managing Director of a large Fitness Club in West London.
As a former European and World Champion in Karate, he has been teaching and educating instructors worldwide in his personally created Fitness programme called Kara-T-Robics, which utilises kicks, punches and blocks synchronised to music to create an exciting aerobics fitness workout. This programme has been acclaimed and adopted by the German Karate Federation.
Charles is the originator and organiser of the International Aerobics Weeks at the Sports Holiday Resorts at Club La Santa in Lanzarote, and Club Ali Bey in Turkey, which have been running successfully since 1992, involving an international team of over 40 Presenters, and over 1000 participants annually from all over Europe.
Henrik Bramsved - Sweden
Henrik has been six-times Swedish Aerobics Champion in the mixed pairs, together with Marika, and three times a finalist in the World Championships has a strong background in Gymnastics. Henrik has his own Sportswear Company called ‘Henk Design’. He also organizes trainers educations and AerobicWeekends internationally. He´s favourite classes are Step, Aerobics, Gympa and Coretraining
Marc Johnson - Canada
Marc is an International Workshop and Masterclass Presenter certified by the National Fitness Leadership Association in the areas of dance exercises and strength training. Marc is also an internationally recognized fitness appraiser and consultant. In 1991 and 1992 he captured top placements in Canadian regional and national aerobic and light athletics championships. In 1998 he was nominated as one of Germany´s Top international Presenters. As a part of the Reebok Master Trainer Team, Marc provides on-going education for all new fitness trends. Marc is featured in syndicated television fitness programme in Canada (Body Tech) and he appears on a number of dance exercise videos, marketed throughout Europe and North America.
Rachel Holmes - UK
Since 1987, Rachel has embarked upon a wide and varied career in fitness. She currently is one of the UK's leading Instructor trainers and is nationally recognised as a pioneer of new fitness concepts and ideas. Rachel travels extensively holding masterclasses, workshops and training courses for Group Exercise Instructors, Personal Trainers and Business Owner as well as still holding her local community based classes Monday to Thursday.
A long teaching career spanning almost 2 decades Rachel has been a sponsored Nike Athlete, A Red Bull ambassador and a role model and leader for many aspiring Instructors everywhere. Her energy, enthusiasm and down to earth approach in dealing with people is second to none and she will continue to inspire and excite Instructors and the general public alike to move forward within the health and fitness industry.
Creator of the Choreographytogo website, a unique site for Instructors to gain new moves, class ideas and business news, Rachel pioneered online choreography videos and educational downloads for Instructors to gain the latest trends and exercises as quickly as possible. The site now has a global membership of over 18,000 Instructors.
Marcelo Nascimento – Brazil
Marcelo started learning to dance when he was only a kid. He has been educated in many different schools for samba in Brazil. With a Sports Science degree as well as a Doctorate in Dance, he is able to offer a large variety of classes, incorporating a logical and successful build up of the movements to help all participants. Marcelo’s natural teaching manner, combined with his friendly and energetic personality, ensures that his classes are dynamic and full of motivation and fun.
Moris Cardone - Italy
Moris is of Italian descent but was born in Germany. He is an International Presenter and specializes in teaching Dance classes such as Hip Hop, Latin and Ragga. His classes and workshops are full of energy, creativity and inspiration. His passion for Dance is evident in the abundant energy he exudes in his powerful Dance movements.
Sava Assenov - Bulgaria
As a choreographer and dancer Sava’s classes are always full of ideas and fun. The former European Champion in acrobatics, and Bulgarian Aerobics Champion, is highly motivating and always gives his utmost in every class. His experience as an International Presenter helps him to be fresh with inspiring new ideas and ensures that he has several diversified class formats such as DanceMoves, LatinMoves and more.
Jo Parry - UK
Jo has been in the dance and fitness industry for over 11 years now both presenting and choreographing. Originally born in London Jo has since moved to Leeds to complete a degree at the Metropolitan University where she decided to stay and has been based for the last 10 years. She holds a BSc Degree in Health and Fitness and is General Manager for Fit32 online Music for Fitness. You can find Jo Presenting around the UK and Internationally on a regular basis and she is a Master Trainer for Urban Funk, the Next Generation of Street dance classes. Jo is currently presenting her Pop Fitness tour through Choreography to go around the UK. Jo is renowned for her warm and enthusiastic approach and can make the most complex of choreography achievable.
Lowe Lundholm - Sweden
Lowe is a doctor of Naprapathy, which combines chiropractic and physiotherapy. He has had his own clinic in Sweden since 1988 and he specializes in sports injuries. He is well known for presenting classes and lectures in yoga, qi gong, tai chi and massage.
Stephane Mignerat (FRA)
Stéphane has been a Fitness instructor for 17 years and an International presenter for 10 years, He has presented Masterclasses and Workshops in over 30 different countries, and is a former Reebok Trainer and Nike Athlete. Stéphane was Vice World champion, European champion and National champion in Sport Aerobic from 1994 to 1999 , and also Vice World champion, European champion and National champion in Fitness HIP HOP from 2002 to 2004. He is a Trainer and Choreographer in Sport Aerobic and Fitness competitions ( Step/Aerobic/HipHop), and has twice choreographed and trained the World Champion in Aerobic and Fitness competitions (France, Czech Republic and Belgium Teams.) Stéphane is well known for his dynamic Masterclasses which he presents with a lot of new inspirations, good techniques and much fun for all participants.
Ronnie Handskemager - Denmark