The Company

The Founder

Believing that the body has an authentic language of its own……Debbie is also a passionate physical performer and artistic director of     ‘A Blank Canvas’, which aims to create work that people can connect with on a personal level and utilisFullSizeRender-3e to inspire honest conversations. Touring Scotland in October 2015 with ‘In Her Shadows’ as part of the Scottish Mental Health Arts and Film Festival in collaboration with Jabuti theatre. The show was about her own personal story, working with internationally renowned aerial consultant Fred Deb and directed by multi award winning director Cora Bissett. Along with her own projects, Debbie was proud to work on creative project ‘Ashes’ with internationally renowned aerial company Paper Doll Militia from USA and UK in 2013.

 

 

Whilst training in aerial arts and teaching Pilates, Debbie was trying to find a balance and understanding in both of her trainings. By combining aerial arts and Pilates together it brought a beautiful balance of requiring strength, awareness and alignment with the empowering and liberating affects aerial offers.  Debbie started teaching Pilates using the hammock in Edinburgh, Scotland in 2013.  At the heart of her motivation, is the desire to share with other Pilates teachers the empowering, joy of the aerial hammock when combined with the powerful principles of the Pilates method.  After much consideration, Debbie is proud to be offering Air Control Pilates teacher training for Pilates teachers since 2016.

The Team

Becky Robertson

Business and qualification development
Becky is the main contact for venue and instructor communications.   She brings with her a huge wealth of knowledge and experience as she has been working in qualifications for the fitness industry for over 7 years.   Becky is a passionate Pilates matwork instructor and one of the first Air Control aerial pilates instructors.

Bill Taylor

Bill Taylor is a Physiotherapist – a specialist in pelvic rehabilitation and movement therapy.   He has worked closely with Pilates instructors for many years.     Taylor says “This is an exciting development in the field of Pilates. Debbie is a fantastic instructor and has developed a unique form of exercise combining traditional Pilates with her aerial skills. “.

Cristyn King

Venues & location researcher
Cristyn seeks out venues and locations around UK and beyond who are looking to implement our training courses.    We love her international and previous experience with events management.   Cristyn is also a passionate Pilates matwork instructor.

Professional Riggers

We have team of highly experienced and qualified riggers available for hire for site visits, regular equipment checks and risk assessments.