About Lisa Hubbard
Pilates Nerd-Who inspires you in your Pilates career?
Lisa Hubbard: Countless gifted teachers inspire me, many who are featured on Pilates Anytime, and then there are many more. The method continues to inspire me daily, and a growing and caring community as in this forum/blog.
-What teachers mentor you/inspire you?
LH: Rael Isacowitz has been a long time mentor and dear friend. He has been the most influential and inspirational through my journey and pivotal in my Pilates career. I have also learned a wealth from Alicia Head, who is truly inspirational in every sense of the word. I am honored that she is a part of Rhythm Pilates™ assisting me to create choreographed Pilates sequences to music.
-What else informs your work?
LH: GYROTONIC®, Yoga, Dance, Barre and taking weekly classes with a diverse group of teachers and investing in continuing education and workshops.
-Do you have any favorite authors, hobbies, books, Pilates books, music, passions, equipment, exercises, etc.
LH: I have recently enjoyed books by Jeannette Walls and I just started reading the Old Testament. My favorite Pilates book is ‘Pilates Anatomy’ by Rael Isacowitz & Karen Clippenger. My passions include family, travel, music, dancing, the outdoors, healthy foods and fine red wine.
-Where did you receive your Pilates training?
LH: Body Arts & Science International (BASI Pilates®)
-How long have you been teaching?
LH: I have been teaching since January 2000.
-City you teach in?
LH: I primarily teach in Costa Mesa, CA, but I also get to travel abroad on teaching assignments for BASI Pilates.
You can find Lisa at RhythmPilates.com