Patricia Velasquez is a certified STOTT PILATES®, Barre Concept® and she is trained in Merrithew Fascial Movement. She is together with Alexander Bakker owner of Body-Stream.
She has a professional dance career of more than 20 years, which, after classical ballet education, started at the National Ballet of Mexico in 1996. She worked in a number of ballet companies in Mexico and won many dance competition prizes. In 2003, following a period of injuries, she decided to certify as Pilates Instructor. This transformed the way she danced and moved.
In 2004 Patricia moved to the Netherlands, where she worked as a freelance performer, ballet teacher and Pilates instructor.
Patricia’s own experience of a professional dance career and a need to adjust to injury is bourne out in her teaching. Her approach is to enable people to feel at home in their body again.
For those recovering from an injury or surgery, she finds the exact workout that suits your needs; if you want to get back in shape she will deliver a strong workout. She always brings passion, energy, warmth, care and enthusiasm to her work.