THE FLOOR

Pilates Instructor, Yoga Instructor, Movement Instrcutor

The Floor is pleased to support highly educated, well-trained instructors. All of our instructors have over 5 years of personal teaching experience and have knowledge in working with a diverse clientele. 

THE FLOOR IS A MOVEMENT STUDIO AND COMMUNITY SPACE IN BROOKLYN. WITH A MINIMALIST DESIGN AND WELCOMING ENVIRONMENT, WE OFFER YOGA, PILATES AND FLOOR WORK, DISTILLED TO THE ESSENCE OF FORM. LIMITED TO EIGHT STUDENTS PER CLASS, OUR SIZE ALLOWS INDIVIDUAL INSTRUCTION, WHILE MAINTAINING GROUP MOMENTUM. WE HAVE AN OPEN LEVEL PHILOSOPHY, WHICH ENCOURAGES VARIATION FROM BODY TO BODY AND FOCUSES ON PRECISE ATTENTION FROM PERSON TO PERSON. 


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JAMIE DOWD

is a small business owner, teacher, dancer and mother.
Jamie's teaching approach is informed by her classical ballet training, and anatomical knowledge. Her class focuses on incremental progress to build endurance and challenge oneself effectively.

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RACHEL ABRAHAMS

is a dancer, yogi, triathlete. 
Rachel’s class provides the space to breathe, stretch, and chill, creating the environment to tune down the static to concentrate on an alignment based and anatomically safe practice.          rlayoga.com

 

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JORDAN RISDON

is a dancer, marathon runner, and mother.
Her class focuses on linked breath with movement, with the class building towards a peak pose. Integrated Pilates-based exercises will increase core strength and pelvic stability. Every class will end with an indulgent savasana.

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JENNY BOISSIERE

is a choreographer, dancer and producer.
Her classes integrate both classical and contemporary movement. Jenny's approach blends these styles together to address the specific needs of each student.

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JANESSA CLARK

is a small business owner, choreographer, doula and holds a MA.
She has a contemporary movement approach incorporating anatomy, classical elements, and functional movement philosophies.  Janessa creates a safe, fun and challenging class environment.     pilatesbyjanessa.com

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JENNY CAMPBELL

is a dancer, yogi and small business owner.
Her classes are a blend of Ashtanga based vinyasa and restorative yoga, offering both a physical challenge as well as the opportunity to slow down and tune in. Modifications are always offered as a way for each student to honor what they need on the mat that day. 
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HILLARY LOPES

is a healer, mover and shaker, yogi and community advocate.
Hillary keeps coming back to her mat in order to create a path towards liberation and to create a path of love within her body. Her classes are guided with heart and humor. The space to experience challenge and growth is honored just as deeply as the need for every body to experience restoration and ease. 

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MONICA MORDAUNT

is a performer, teacher, wellness practitioner.
Her teaching practice is based on somatic principles, anatomy, breath, and the mind body connection. The class will challenge balance, proprioception, and core stabilization as well as increase a mind body connection.
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ELIZABETH WERZNER

is an actress, mother, and massage therapist.
Focusing on precision of movement we will challenge ourselves while honoring our bodies. Our goal is to stimulate rather than annihilate. You will leave class feeling reinvigorated and centered.