Geneviève is the co-founder and creator of AIR Yogalates, an aerial yoga method that combines Yoga, Pilates, Dance and Circus skills. She is also a certified Forrest Yoga Instructor trained by Ana herself, and a certified Pilates instructor by the prestigious Ann McMillan. She is involved with many training programs in sports organizations, such as the Canadian Freestyle Ski Team, which performed in Sochi 2014. Geneviève travels around the world to give AIR Yogalates teacher trainings, a high quality aerial yoga course, workshops and circus performances.
Professional circus artist since 18 years, Geneviève has an impressive list of accomplishments. Two-time medal winner in circus festivals in China and Hungary, her achievements propelled her career around the world, which included working with several companies such as Cirque du Soleil.
Geneviève has a strong experience of 20 years as a trainer and acrobatic designer. Since 2007, she has been collaborating with Robert Lepage, participating in Opera and Theater projects as an acrobatic designer, head trainer for the acrobatic and dance teams, acrobatic talent scout and of course, performing on stage during the productions. Throughout her career, Geneviève has had the opportunity to work with renowned names on many world-class stages, her favorite being the Metropolitan Opera in New York City and the Vienna State Opera.
Harmony of the body and spirit has always been natural for Geneviève and she discovered an innate talent that allowed her to balance her own physical activities and nutrition. Understanding the importance of optimal lifestyle and nutrition to support the strengthening of the body and mind, she continues to further her knowledge in the matter, hoping to specialize herself and add nutrition to her repertoire.
Geneviève’s teaching focuses on mastering the body in connection with the spirit, strengthening the core, preventing injuries, creating space in the body & mind and using the breath to nourish and release. She has experience with beginners to advanced students and compassionately designs sequences to guide them towards their goals, assessing physical limitations. She is passionate by the inversions in her practice and teaching, and is highly experimented to transmit their principles and techniques both on the mat and in the air. Offering to her students an amazing journey into their practice drives Geneviève, and her main goal is to help them finding their way to delight themselves into the process.