Team

Nathan Spring

Personal Trainer / S&C Coach / Pilates Instructor

Nathan is a principle-based coach who works to develop the fundamentals with his clients. Using his experience Nathan simplifies and breaks down these overarching principles so his clients can achieve great results and be educated for long term success. 

I enjoy Nathan’s motivating but laid back approach to training. Always positive, encouraging, accommodating and inclusive. I would struggle to find a better coach – Dr Khal Alsaee

Jesse Ferguson

Accredited Exercise Physiologist / Wellness Coach

Jesse is an accredited exercise physiologist that has worked in one of the largest mental health units on the sunshine coast since 2013 and has been a part of The Local Gym team since 2012. Jesse loves getting people started with fitness and health when they don’t know where to start. He specialises in exercise for mental health and chronic pain conditions but can also help prescribe exercise programs for many medical conditions and injuries.

Jesse Ferguson is a very skilled and committed exercise physiologist and trainer who inspires confidence in his clients with his friendly manner and expertise. Jesse achieves significant positive outcomes for clients of all ages, abilities and physical and mental health needs in a highly professional and supportive environment – Dr Taye Chai

Isabel King

Exercise Scientist / Yoga & Pilates Instructor / Corrective Exercise Specialist

Isabel takes a holistic and versatile approach to fitness, movement and health. Integrating her knowledge and background in resistance training, yoga and corrective exercise to help her clients achieve their goals.

Isabel has coached and encouraged me in many aspects to improve my strength, fitness and confidence. She has an amazing ability to predict how you will work to your best ability on a day by day basis. Her workouts are always different, incorporating a wide range of exercises, stretches, and encompassing breathing and relaxation techniques. I look forward to every session with her and feel more motivated during and in between my workout – Amy Setch

Jess Nisbet

Pilates Instructor / Personal Trainer 

Jessikah has a love for all things revolving around functional movement. She is a qualified Aerial Silk Hammocks, Mat Pilates, Fitness and Dance Instructor and always aims to deliver a full body workout that utilises the different facets of her qualifications. She wants her clients to feel challenged and always aims to keep her class environment fun and creative.

From the time I started silks with Jess she made me feel confident, safe and challenged my ability to master swinging from the ceiling due to her knowledge of the body. Jess’s aerial silks flow gives another dimensions to yoga and pilates incorporating strength, core, decompression and stretch leaving you feeling fantastic after each and every class – Jacqui Burns

Kristie Axe

Pilates & Yoga Instructor 

Trained and experienced in teaching both mat and reformer pilates as well as yoga, Kristie focuses on fitness and technique giving you a full body workout every time. Kristie’s love of Pilates shines through in her classes leaving clients feeling great.

Reformer class with Kristy is awesome! She gives a calm and gentle energy and the workouts are great – Jenna Atkinson

Kerry Thompson

Pilates Instructor

Kerry is passionate about Pilates and loves how dynamic and challenging it can be while encompassing the mind and body connection. Strengthening the body and mind has a direct impact on our general happiness. My Teaching style is classic pilates suitable and beneficial for all levels of fitness, perfect for everybody.

I have found improvements in my posture, muscle tone and peace of mind since working out with Kerrie who makes all the difference to my busy week, making classes always challenging and fun – Linda Hutchinson