Alternative Fitness Bendigo

When you dance to the rhythms of your life, you are truly alive in all ways.

Josette Libon
I just love the mix of Qigong, Yoga, Pilates, and meditation - Body and Mind work. When you leave the class your body feels relaxed from the gentle … read more
Merlyn Quaife
I really enjoy Karin's ChiBall class. The mix of gentle exercise and coordination with relaxation gives me a great sense of well being. I also enjoy … read more
We do not stop exercising because we grow old,
we grow old because we stop exercising!
Dr K Cooper
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Beyond Classes




 Karin is available to run workshops: short duration, half day, full day or weekend workshops on a variety of topics.

Workshops can be run for men, women or children, carers, various health groups, women’s groups etc.

Cost is negotiable.

Karin will travel to your venue and can provide equipment where necessary.

Workshops / Presentations conducted in the past:
Backcare, Fitness and Flexibilty Programs run in business (in house) at Bendigo Brick, Centrelink, Empire
Talks and Presentations for Bendigo Health, Bendigo City Council, Employment Agencies –VECCI and Best - Zonta, Rotary, Inner Wheel, Bendigo Developmental School, Secondary Schools for staff and students, Health Expos in Bendigo and Dunolly, Wellsford Yoga Retreat, MS society, Heartbeat, Occupational Therapists at the Anne Caudle Centre, Girls' Brigade etc.

Karin's Favourite Sayings

  • “When you follow your bliss you live in a constant space of joy.
    You open yourself to the abundance of the Universe.
    You’re excited to share your life with those you love and your excitement,
    your passion, your bliss becomes contagious….”
    Lisa Nichols

  • “Lack of activity destroys the good condition of every human being,
    while movement and methodical physical exercise saves it and preserves it.“

  • “............ if you really and sincerely and passionately want to do something
    (and wholeheartedly, with the whole of your sincerest self) it is by doing that
    that you will be most useful, will be giving the most, will be of most individual value.”

    Anne Morrow Lindbergh

  • “The man who does things makes mistakes, but he who doesn't makes the biggest mistake of all ------- nothing."
    Benjammin Franklin

  • The 4 P’s
    PORTRAY – portray a positive image of yourself which will reflect in your lifestyle.
    PRACTISE - as you practice good habits of posture, this will carry over and unconsciously reflect in how you move through your day.
    PROTECT - the key to protecting your body from aches and pains is good posture.
    PREVENT - good posture provides you with a prevention strategy against wear and tear, for the long term health of your body.

  • “Movement is a medicine for creating change in a person’s physical, emotional and mental states.”  
    Carol Welch