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OUR TRAINERS

PERSONAL TRAINING

All PT and 1-to-1 sessions are accepted by the trainer and payments are made in-person.

Scroll down to read about our trainers, the services they offer, and their contact details. Please get in touch with them directly to arrange an initial assessment. We request that existing clients continue to contact trainers directly.

Emily Newson (she/her)

Emily is the founder of Ground Studio London. She has a holistic approach to training, and is passionate about personalising sessions to each of her clients to help them reach their personal fitness goals.

She specialises in mobility and flexibility training, posture and physical maintenance with a rich background in the needs of clients in pre-natal, post-natal and menopausal stages. Emily also has experience with working with clients with disabilities. 

You can contact Emily directly at emily@groundstudiolondon.co.uk

Kaan Guilcelick (he/him)

Kaan is an accomplished Sports Fitness Coach with over 20 years of sporting achievements. A former professional boxer also holding a impressive Amateur boxing circuit record of 78 Bouts, followed with a background of professional football having played for Brentford U16s, Besiktas U21s and LA Galaxy. Kaan has a genuine passion for sport and fitness, and utilises his knowledge and skills in his one-to-one training. Kaan focuses on: Boxing Training, Sports-specific performance, Strength and Conditioning 

 

Qualifications: 

Level 4 Certificate in Personal Training 

Certificate of higher education in sports development and coaching

BSc (Honours) sport, fitness and coaching

You can contact Kaan directly at

kaangulcelik@yahoo.co.uk

Natasha Knight (she/her)

Tasha now specialises in holistic mobility training, all types of pilates. Including back care, conditioning & classical. Inclusive Yoga 4 all bodies from power flow vinyasa to restorative rest sessions. Tasha is a vedantic meditation & breath work practitioner which she uses as part of her coaching.

'Everything I teach I have used as part of my healing journey & passionately believe the only way out of our busy anxious minds is to go within & drop into our bodies, I have struggled with mental health issues my whole life & I can honestly say movement & meditation saved me, I love to bring humour & a huge amount of everything I do.'

 

You can contact Tasha directly at 

ghettofab1971@hotmail.com

Mervyn Espie (he/him)

Mervyn specialises in Fat burn, Metabolic Conditioning, Endurance and Altitude training, General wellbeing ,Post stroke and Orthopaedic rehabilitation. After training in boxing for several years, he was introduced to Kettlebell Training for strength, endurance and functional training which increased my fitness 100%. From there he has maintained a high level of fitness for 30 plus years and still competes in fitness and endurance challenges. Mervyn is based in Northern Ireland, returning to London for a week once monthly to see my excising clients and new ones . I see my clients 1-1 in Ground Studio and then weekly by zoom in their homes or in the gym.

 

You can contact Mervyn directly at

Mervynespie@yahoo.co.uk

Paul Underwood (he/him)

Paul is a dedicated practitioner of Tai Chi, Qigong blended with the latest in Personal Training Techniques to help you find your own unique optimal level of functioning. I offer a holistic approach to health and well- being balancing Mind and Body with the internal energy systems or Qi as it's known in Traditional Chinese Medicine.

level 4 senior fitness personal trainer 

You can contact Paul directly at 

pjunderwood@me.com

Yvette Carter (she/her)

Ever since I can remember, I have been driven in the field of sport and exercise. Over the years, I have sought to find ways to develop and evolve my body through many disciplines. I acquired a degree in theatre dance from the prestigious London Studio Centre, and spent many years dancing professionally on stage and screen.

I have since turned my attention to the fitness industry, where I am a qualified level 3 Master Trainer and an instructor of a variety of class formats, I specialise in functional training and Injury rehabilitation for the everyday individual. Dedicated to offering personable programs, I work with you to achieve your goals - be it short term weightless or long term sporting achievements, all the while helping to educate you on the best way that fits your lifestyle.

You can contact Yvette directly at 

rawtraininglondon@icloud.com

Lou Jurgens (they/them)

Lou is an artist and coach from Canada. Their own physical training as a performer transformed their relationship to their body and gender. Lou is an advocate for safe spaces in the fitness industry for any queer identifying person to workout. Coming from a group fitness background in HIIT, spin and weightlifting classes, Lou is passionate about finding joy and
strength in every session. They believe that movement is an access point to embodiment and empowerment.

You can contact Lou directly at

loujurgens@gmail.com

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