Katri (Katarzyna Marcinkowska-Pawlak)

Katri was born in Poland and as a child she loved to dance, so back in 2001 she began her dance training in Linz, Austria. Then she moved to the Netherlands to continue her dance training.

She studied dance choreography in the Rotterdam Dance Academy (Codarts) where she earned her bachelor in 'modern dance choreography ". She choreographed for various groups and representations over the years. Since the beginning of her study, she also took lessons in Pilates and Yoga techniques and she attended several workshops. She got her diploma Perfect Pilates 2 Instructor through Fysio Physics, based in IJsselstein (Utrecht).

Few years past and she felt the need to share the knowledge and expertise in the field of Pilates and Yoga with others, so she started teaching them at various renowned gyms. The enthusiastic reactions of her students made her finally do decide to start her own school of yoga and pilates. Katri attended Ashtanga Vinyasa Yoga teacher training at Yoga Moves in 2009 – 2010, and she was awarded the diploma in October 2010 (RYT 200). She also got her certificate Active IQ Level 3 Award in Designing Pre and Post Natal Exercise Programmes (QCF) through JPilates, based in London, in 2012. In June 2017 she got second diploma (RYT 500). Katri attended Yin Yoga teacher training with Jose de Groot in 2017-2018, and she was awarded the diploma in June 2018 (RYT 200). She became MBSR Mindfulness Trainer in June 2018.

The most important think for Katri as a trainer is a personal approach towards each and every student, allowing them to develop to maximum level and achieve their goals. Read more on www.katriyoga.com and see video classes.