Dawnna Wayburne has been closely involved in the area of physical training
for most of her life and, since early childhood, was trained in Ballet, one of the
most technical and demanding of physical disciplines.
Dawnna is a
Registered teacher of the Royal Academy of Dancing as well as an Associate
Diploma holder of the Imperial Society of Dancing.
Since 1973 Dawnna has trained intensively in the Pilates field and has, over
the years, worked with Master teachers of universal repute some of whom
worked with Joseph Pilates himself. Dawnna was the first to set up a
combined Gyrotonic®/Pilates exercise studio in Asia.
Dawnna is the Education Director of Polestar Pilates Asia Inc., the Asian Licensee and a
Principal Educator for the Polestar Pilates® Education LLC. She spends a considerable part of
her time conducting in-house and external instructor training programmes in Hong Kong and
other cities in Asia.
A true movement and training specialist, Dawnna attends seminars and courses in the fields of
Pilates, Gyrotonic® (she is one of a handful of Authorized Master Trainers-authorized by Juliu
Horvath to conduct Level 1 final Certifications) and other mind-body exercise methods on a
regular basis all over the world.