OUR INSTRUCTORS 2024-05-12T09:46:00+00:00


A sleek, toned physique is an aspiration that can be realistically achieved and it is at Pilates Central with our team of experienced instructors and dedicated therapists.

Hani Gooi

Studio Director

Hani’s career began at The College of the Royal Academy of Dancing, London. She went on to teach ballet in London for a few years before moving to Singapore then Hong Kong. After taking a career break, she decided to take up intensive training courses in Pilates, GYROTONIC® exercise system and other movement-based disciplines.

Hani’s journey in GYROTONIC EXPANSION SYSTEM® and Pilates stemmed from her desire to practice an alternative form of exercise which encompassed subtle movement with power, grace, strength and stamina building.

After teaching freelance for several years, she started her own studio and Pilates Central was founded in 2006.

Hani is certified to teach: Pilates, GYROTONIC®, GYROTONIC® Specialised Equipment, GYROKINESIS®, Pre and Post-Natal classes. She is also a certified pre-trainer for GYROTONIC®.

Lisa Lim

Senior Certified Instructor

“Think possibilities, not limitations. And your body will surprise you. To move is to live. To move well and pain free, is a joy. Be aware of your body. Give it your attention. And you will be in wonder always at this amazing thing that is your body.”

Lisa began her teaching journey in 2005. She remains a keen observer and student of the human body. And is ever thankful to be a part of your movement journey!

Lisa is certified to teach: Pilates, GYROTONIC®, GYROTONIC® Specialised Equipment, GYROKINESIS®, Pre and Post-Natal classes. She is on the teaching faculty of The Centre for Women’s Fitness and is a Bowen Therapy practitioner.


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Shau Yee


Shau Yee graduated in Physiotherapy from National Taiwan University. She has worked in various renowned private hospitals in Kuala Lumpur, allowing her to have extensive experience in treating acute and chronic musculoskeletal and sports conditions.

Shau Yee enhances her skills and knowledge with regular physiotherapy, osteopathic and other related courses.. She strongly believes that a holistic approach will offer better results to her clients than just physiotherapy alone.

Shau Yee is certified to practice: Visceral and Neural Manipulation, Craniosacral Therapy and Lymphatic Drainage Therapy. She has a Diploma in Modern Orthopaedic Medicine (Cyriax) and is also certified to teach: Pilates and GYROTONIC®.

Marcus Cheng

Certified Instructor

Marcus Cheng is a certified Polestar Pilates Studio practitioner. He is currently exploring Sling Myofascial Training and Gyrotonic. He is also furthering his studies in manual therapies such as visceral manipulation, neural manipulation and Anatomy Trains Structural Integration.

As a movement therapist and intuitive bodyworker, Marcus specialises in helping clients with psychosomatic discomfort, addressing pain arising from mental and emotional distress. Fluent in English, Mandarin, and Cantonese, he delivers explorative and fun-filled lessons.

Mon-Fri: 9am-5pm
Sat-Sun: 10am-4pm

Company # 710175-M
2nd floor, KL Sports Medicine Hospital
(Wisma Perintis)
47, Jalan Dungun
Damansara Heights
50490 Kuala Lumpur