Cherry is one of the UK’s most popular and most sought after teacher, trainer and presenter. Teaching in the fitness arena for over 34 years, she is known as one of the industry’s leading veterans! Cherry is mum to three young ladies and when not lecturing and presenting around the country she can be found teaching at The Pilates Studio in Glossop.
Whilst Cherry has taught for many years she eventually wanted her own ‘base’. Here she could offer a better quality of service to her customers. Consequently together with husband John she opened The Pilates Studio in September 2002.
Cherry’s Awards and Qualifications Include:-
Winner of Instructor of The Year Award 1994.
YMCA Tutor of the year award 1995.
Nominee for Fitness Leader of The Year Award 1999.
Nominee for Fitness Professionals Award of Excellence. 2001.
IFS International Lifetime Achievement Award for service to the fitness industry 2010
Pure Energy European Select Presenter.
AIM Advanced Instructor.
Qualified D32 and D33 Assessor
City and Guilds Teaching Qualification
Level 3 Modern Pilates and CYQ Mat work
Level 3 Ante and Postnatal exercise specialist.
Level 4 Postural Stability Specialist
OTARGO Older Adult and balance.
Modern Pilates cert in back care and spinal conditions and exercise prescription
Modern Pilates cert in hip and knee conditions and exercise prescription
Modern Pilates cert in shoulder conditions and exercise prescription
Cherry had her first book published August 2004 with MQ publications.
The book ‘Total Core Strength….On the Ball’ describing the theory and practice of core stability exercises performed on a stability ball.
Cherry is the author of ‘Exercise & Pregnancy’ through publishers A & C Blacks. This is her second book which is now in it’s second edition
Cherry has been involved in teaching pre and postnatal exercise for over 26 years!
She has trained many teachers and midwives to become pre and postnatal exercise specialists and has worked with hundreds of mums throughout their pregnancy and after delivery as well as exercising throughout all her own pregnancies .
Cherry is renowned in the industry for her sense of humour and user friendly approach to health and exercise .