Movers

12 Days Of Giveaways November 29 2016

2016 has been a big year for MoveActive, we've introduced 12 new pairs of Non Slip socks and the brand new Ink Positive Collection. Without our amazing customers, we wouldn't be where we are today, so to say thanks we are doing 12 Days of Giveaways with the help and support from some of our favourite Aussie brands: Fitbit Vuelo Eyewear Stable Co Storm In A Teacup The No Salt Spot Model Chocolate Organic Passion The Bar Counter Skin Juice Harmony Inspired Activewear ivadore INDAH Skincare Brazen Adventurer PoCampo The competition period is from the 1st of December to the...

#MoveAmbassador - Nicole Jury July 26 2016

Nikki is the owner and creator of Pilates With Nikki, on the beautiful Central Coast of NSW.  Dancing from a young age & loving the way she could express herself through movement, Nikki decided to audition for full-time dance schools, to become a Professional Ballerina. She attended Studio Pilates sessions to gain strength and help prevent injuries. During her year of full-time dancing, she realised how much she loved how pilates made her feel, how it was changing her body shape and how much stronger, leaner and happier she felt. This was when she made a life-changing decision, to leave...

#MoverOfTheMoment- Danielle Thomas June 07 2016

Dani is a clinical Myotherapist and Pilates instructor with a passion for all things healthy living. Her love of movement began at a young age, competing in a range of sports including ballet and tennis. Never one to sit still, Dani left a brief stint in the corporate world to pursue a new career, in the health and fitness industry. It was around this time she discovered Pilates, and immediately felt drawn to the way it lengthened and sculpted every muscle in her body. During her Myotherapy studies, she began working as both a Barre and Pilates instructor, which reaffirmed...

#MoverOfTheMoment - Tamara from Manchester, UK April 14 2016

Tamara has been practising yoga for 10 years and teaches regular yoga practice in Worsley, Manchester, as well as European yoga retreats. She aims to inspire and encourage people to stay active and share her passion for yoga.  Tamara learned and practised yoga for 3 years in India at a renowned yoga institute, continued studying all over the world and completed her Yoga Alliance Teacher Training with Brian Cooper. Tamara is a seasoned yogi with a high level of experience. Read her story below: I came to yoga looking for an alternative form of exercise and found something life changing. After...

#MoverOfTheMoment - Julia Johnsen March 29 2016

You would not be able to tell from Julia's incredible flexibility, that she started yoga only a year and a half ago! She is a wife and a mother and still finds time to reconnect with herself through practicing yoga.   Read Julia's story below; I found yoga, after years and years of thinking about starting, through yoga challenges, and the yoga community, on Instagram. I have now been practicing for just over a year and a half and will be starting YTT in April. Yoga has helped me find a piece of me I had long since forgotten about while...

#MoveAmbassador - Jess Baxter February 16 2016

We are very excited to introduce our newest ambassador Jess Baxter from The Whitsunday's in northern Queensland. She is currently studying to be a Chartered Accountant and still finds time to fit in exercise and stay healthy and fit. Read her motivating story below; I’m Jess, and I live in the Whitsundays, North Queensland.  I am a qualified accountant and have been working in a small local firm for the past 6 years while completing my degree.  As of February this year, I have started my study to become a Chartered Accountant.  Throughout school I kept active by playing lots...

#MoveAmbassador - Lisa Bryant February 12 2016

Lisa is our newest Move Ambassador, originally from Port Macquarie in New South Wales, she has travelled around the world to dance professionally and since returning to Australia has fallen in love with Yoga. Her story is inspiring; My name is Lisa Bryant, I am originally from Port Macquarie, NSW. Have danced since the age of 5. Once I completed my HSC I went on to be a Professional Dancer for 8years on contracts in America, Asia & Europe.  I settled back in Aus 2014 to pursue Acting and TV Presenting.  I found yoga and it really encouraged me to...

#MoverOfTheMoment - Tanya Hornick from Brisbane January 18 2016

Tanya is our most recent Mover Of The Moment, she is a wife, a mother and a full-time executive manager and still manages to squeeze in some boxing, yoga, pilates and a walk or run regularly. She has a full schedule but her dedication to taking care of her health and fitness, enables her to perform her motherly and executive manager duties to her best potential. Read Tanya's inspiring story below. My name is Tanya Hornick. I am a 38 year old wife, mum of one, and full-time executive manager. I live in Brisbane, Queensland with my husband, our five year old daughter and...

#MoveAmbassador - Elise Carver @littlebantamsurftrainer December 23 2015

Elise Carver began her active lifestyle at the age of 7 with competitive gymnastics, then moved onto rock climbing at the age of 12, both of which helped her to develop good upper body strength and effective core training techniques.  After a turbulent life working on the door of nightclubs, trying to find herself in Melbourne City, Elise decided for a change of pace and escaped to a more wholesome and relaxing lifestyle in Torquay, along the surf coast of Victoria. This removed all the unhealthy temptations her previous environment had to offer and Elise says it was the smartest decision...

#MoverOfTheMoment - Jasmine Physio/ Pilates Instructor and Co-Founder FOHO December 15 2015

Jasmine, discovered Pilates (and MoveActive non-slips) while working as a private practice Physiotherapist in Melbourne. She is now a Clinical Instructor and even has her own reformer at home! If working full time as a Physiotherapist wasn’t enough, Jasmine and her Identical Twin sister, Madeline, have launched their own Hydration Drink for Women, FOHO, after being frustrated with the horrible tasting hydration drinks on the market specifically developed for Athletes, full of processed sugars, artificial ingredients and chemicals. FOHO is a low calorie, great tasting drink to help keep you hydrated everyday. Even in her hectic lifestyle, Jasmine always has...

#MoverOfTheMoment - Ashleigh Chandra from Sydney December 10 2015

Ashleigh Chandra is a Neuroscience student and an avid #Mover in Sydney, New South Wales. Between her challenging studies and being her mother's carer, she has a 'No Excuses' attitude and still finds time to stay active and creative. Thanks so much for sharing your inspirational story!   My name is Ashleigh Chandra; I am a 23-year-old student from Sydney, NSW. I recently completed my undergraduate degree in Neuroscience from the University of Sydney. (Yes, I am a huge nerd). I am currently in the middle of full time postgraduate study by research at the Save Sight Institute of Sydney Eye...

#MoveAmbassador - Sammy from Core Central - NSW! November 30 2015

Sammy is the creator and owner of Core Central. A fitness studio which specialises in Pilates, also offering Yoga, group fitness classes and personal training. Her first introduction to Pilates was at the age of 14 when she suffered a disc bulge from dancing and was given pilates to strength her body and control her hyper mobility. She went onto achieve an 8 yr Professional Dancing career in Australia and throughout Europe's world class cabaret shows including the famous Moulin Rouge in Paris.    After returning home to Australia she began to study. Sammy’s personal journey to get her own body pain free after numerous...

Introducing our latest #Move Ambassador...Karmen Lim! November 01 2015

The beautiful and talented Karmen shares and embodies all that we value here at MoveActive - a passion for moving! In particular, through yoga, pilates and barre. Not only has Karmen been a dedicated Yogi for an amazing 14 years, she’s also a kickass personal trainer, dancer AND a certified Medical Doctor…is there anything this wonder woman can’t do?!  She began #moving as a ballet dancer at the tender age of 5 and naturally progressed to other dance styles including jazz, hip hop and latin dance. Creativity has never ceased within her as she continues to expand her passion for art,...

#MoverOfTheMoment 4 Charlie the Italian Greyhound October 10 2015

We LOVE this adorable shot of Charlie and his owner wearing our gold/leopard non slips. Apparently Charlie makes the best fitness buddy and that includes trumping humans as an AcroYoga buddy! 

Introducing our 3rd #MoverOfTheMoment: Morissa, all the way from San Diego! June 10 2015

 I have been practicing yoga for about 15 years overall but have been more dedicated and practicing daily for about six years. I generally do either Vinyasa or Ashtanga yoga, but enjoy all styles. I also enjoy pilates, jogging, and working out at the gym or at home with free weights; and I’m an occasional jogger. For twelve years I was a high school English and Journalism teacher in Brooklyn, NY and in Las Vegas, NV. When I moved to San Diego, CA last year I also opted for a career change: I wanted to do what I love best...