Meet the founder of fit4performingarts Angélique Keller
My name is Angélique Keller and I am your personal coach on your individual pathway to your movement success. Contact me anytime for a consultation.
- 2018 MAS Dance Science, university of Berne, Switzerland
- 2014 Pilates Reformer and Pilates roll and circle
- 2012 CAS sporttherapy in orthopedics, rheumatology and traumatology
- 2012 Pilates Mat
- 2010 Medical training therapy by SVGS (MTT)
- 1996 M.Sc Sport Science, university of Basle, Switzerland
- a variety of formations in fitness, aerobics, wateritness, Spiraldynamik, barbell workout, TRX, T-Bow, fasicae treatment and many others.
In my childhood, different kinds of sport activities, artistic practice and dance were omnipresent.I participated in track and field athletics as a sprinter and long-jumper, played hand- as well as volleyball, taught myself how to juggle and loved to express myself through dance. This multitude of movement practice helped me in my MSc sport science university degree. As a physical education teacher I taught different sports to different age groups.
In addition to my sport scientific background I attended different dance lessons in Basle and London (Jazz dance, contemporary dance, ballet, tap dance and ballroom dance). Only in 2003 during a sabbatical year, did I decide to deepen my interest in dance and completed a one-year degree at the Trinity Laban Conservatoire of Music and Dance in London. It was there where I discovered Pilates as a useful and efficient supplementary training for dancers.
In my professional life as a sport therapist at the Schulthess Klinik Zürich (Swiss Olympic centre) between 2010-2018 I was able to combine sport scientific knowledge and dance with therapeutic input in group sessions as well as in 1:1 treatment settings. Besides sport therapeutic care of athletes in the water as well as on land I have specialised on dance-medical rehabilitation and functional training for performing artists. The "back-to-stage" process is a common and creative yet strenuous process. My MAS Dance Science degree helps me to combine scientific knowledge with the practical application.
As a tutor for J&S instructors (youth and sports), sport science students and sport therapists, it is my challenge to deliver theoretical knowledge and practical movement in a methodological, didactical and pedagogical skilful way.
I am looking forward to finding and creating individual solutions for you in a professional manner.