Moving Breath Pilates Instructors
The key to Pilates is inner concentration. The concentrated mind opens the consciousness to health and healing.

Virginia Nicholas MA, RN

Owner, Master Teacher

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Virginia Nicholas MA, RN, is the founder of Pilates Core Integration and owner of Moving Breath Pilates in Tempe, AZ. She began her Pilates study in 1988 and earned her Core Dynamics certification in 1998. She was a Teacher Trainer in the Core Dynamics system for 10 years. She was a professional dancer and has been dancing and teaching dance since she was 7 years old.

Virginia has a Masterís degree in Theatre and Dance with an emphasis in Kinesiology from the University of New Mexico. She has 26 years of experience in critical and intensive care and emergency room nursing as a registered nurse.

Movement specialist Virginia Nicholas teaches people how to move. She works with women and men of all ages and abilities from professional athletes and dancers to the handicapped and incapacitated. She focuses her knowledge, training, skill, and experience as a Pilates Master Teacher and Teacher Trainer.

Virginia has created several Pilates Method DVDís which are sold internationally.

Virginiaís Pilates Core Integration is intended to provide the highest level of training in the traditional Pilates Method.