Nordic Body Kinetics & Gyrotonic® Method Nordic Body Kinetics is a precise exercise method of mindful movement, stretching, core strengthening & breathing that builds deep body awareness & functionality.

Balance & Mindfulness

In our fast paced lives, particularly for those living in an urban environment, we lack balance and mindfulness. That pace fragments our time as we are encouraged to jump from one complex challenge to the next. Sleep is often fragmented too.

It is my belief that this pace combined with the constant requirement for attention and focus at all times, slowly but steadily, depletes our energy until there is a disconnect between our inner selves and our bodies.

Nordic Body Kinetics aims to restore that balance through a practice that is unique, mindful, holistic and totally natural.

Our classes are fun, and incorporate  movement, functional breathing, deep core strengthening and dynamic stretching.

You will benefit from greater freedom of movement, better posture and an increased feeling of wellbeing.

Please contact me by email or call me 07767 686 010 to find out more about group classes, workshops and 1-2-1 sessions in my custom designed studio in South West London.

Covid-19 Update

I would like you to feel safe and comfortable in my studio. If there is anything I can do to meet your individual needs, please do not hesitate to email, or call me.
Please do not come to the studio if you, or anyone you live with is exhibiting any signs of poor health. If you have any COVID specific symptoms you must not attend class for 2 weeks. Notice of COVID symptoms will waive our cancellation policy.
  • Face Masks: Please arrive wearing a face mask on entry to the building. I will wear a face mask as will Laura, our massage therapist.
  • Dress Code: Please arrive in your exercise clothing, wearing socks and leave your shoes outside the studio.
  • Hand Washing: Is required on arrival
  • Hand Sanitiser: Is available at the entrance to the studio
  • Equipment: Is cleaned after each client
  • Hands On: Is available by mutual agreement
  • Optional Towels & Gloves: You may bring your own freshly laundered towel to cover the studio mats and your own latex or other type of freshly laundered gloves
  • Only 1:1 classes and massage are being offered in the studio until March 2021.
  • Appointment times are staggered to allow for cleaning and reduce client interaction in the entrance. Please do not arrive more than 5 minutes prior to your appointment.
  • Group Mindful Body classes and Workshops will continue to take place via Zoom until March 2021.
  • Group Walking Classes and Private Walking classes will take place on Wimbledon Common.
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I first came to see Shirley due to RSI in my fingers and she's worked a programme that relooks at my posture, habits (good and bad) to retrain my body to work in a more economical way so that no one part will strain again.

Angela F


Shirley is incredible. She really knows her stuff. Every session I feel lifted and empowered ..she's helped me recover from injury, and maintain a healthful relationship with my body.

Leonie B


After years of muscle pain, physiotherapy and chiropractic "fixes", I finally found someone who can help me fix myself.

Federico G


I had a disc collapse 2 years ago.. lots of pain.. many repeated visits to the physio & chiro. I tried Pilates, Yoga, Water Gym and more to improve my back, but only since starting with Shirley can I do sport and be injury free. I feel lucky to have met her and have recommended her to many friends.

Linette P (Age 43)

What an improvement! - I thought I was going to have to see the surgeon again about my pelvic prolapse. I haven't always been conscientious about my homework, so this was an unexpected result. A big thank you.

Mary G


My body feels nurtured and understood; more mobile than it has been for a long time. Shirley has a deep knowledge of the body, a keen eye and attention to detail. She skilfully connected me from top to toe, using movement, breath, and specific exercises.

Lynn Rae

Facial Pilates Instructor & Massage Therapist

My first 1:1 with Shirley - I learnt a lot of new movements to help with my balance, breathing and maintaining good posture. The relaxation at the end of the class was just wonderful. Really enjoyed every minute as well as a noticeable difference when walking out of the studio.

Doreen Fishwick


Every class is different, challenging and engaging. Shirley is not only helping me with specific problem areas, but continues to help me improve with all aspects of body mindfulness. There is always more to learn and attempt! Today's class was incredibly specific, focused and intense in such a positive way!... so worth it!

Julianne White

At last I've found someone who really understands how the body is put together! I am embarking on a journey of discovery at every session... Having been round the houses with different exercise regimes, now in my mid-fifties, I am finally able to activate my core and pelvic floor to give me the stability I have been searching for! I feel de-stressed and refreshed after each session.

Tina T

I have been taking lessons with Shirley for just over a year ...she has completely transformed my body. Shirley has helped me make my body work by activating muscles I didn't know I had and I feel the best I have felt in my life.

CA (Aged 60)


I'm a physically fit, active 17 year old who didn't think stretches of any kind could be beneficial to my physical wellbeing. I suffered pain after running long distances & decided to see if Shirley could help me. She quickly indentified ... and the results I saw after just a few classes were just incredible..I continue with Shirley alongside my training in the gym and on the pitch.

Adam A