Absolute Pilates by Mima owner moved to the US in 1996. Although she traveled to Europe a decade before to attend Art College and pursued a career in Fashion Design, her second love was always Fitness. (lucky us!) Having been a gymnast, it didn’t take long in her native country to rise to the top of the Competitive Aerobics Arena that took her to compete in the World Aerobics Championship, placing 10th in 1995 & 1996. In addition to her academic credentials, Mima has earned Group Fitness certifications through AFFA & Personal Training through ACE, indoor cycling through Cycle-Reebok, Mad Dogg Athletics Spinning and Precision Cycling. She is also a level 10 Pilates Trainer. Yogafit Certified instructor and a leader in the BOSU bootcamp, TRX and Barre classes.