Meet our Instructors

Amanda Metcalf

PROGRAMS INSTRUCTED
Body Pump, Cxworx, Body Balance, Grit Strength, Pilates, Rpm, Cycle, Active Strength

YEARS OF EXPERIENCE
4 Years teaching group fitness

YEARS AT SOUTH PACIFIC
2 years

YOUR OTHER JOB
Group Fitness

FUN FACT
Exercise with a smile , we make the effort to be there so why not make the most of it , its only going to make us feel better for doing it and amazing when we achieve our own personal goals.

QUOTE FROM ONE OF OUR MEMBERS
Amanda makes exercise fun , I love her classes!

Ben Allamby

PROGRAMS INSTRUCTED
Body Combat, RPM, grit Strength, Boxing, Cycle, HIIT, Circuit, ABS

YEARS OF EXPERIENCE
10+

YEARS AT SOUTH PACIFIC
3

YOUR OTHER JOB
Group Fitness Manager at South Pacific Health Clubs Nunawading/Chadstone

FUN FACT
I used to wear my hair in a ponytail

QUOTE FROM ONE OF OUR MEMBERS
“9.30am Combat this morning was AWESOME!! Great music and fun instructor.” - Peta

Diane Pertz

PROGRAMS INSTRUCTED
BB, BP, BV, Pilates

YEARS OF EXPERIENCE
19 Years

YEARS AT SOUTH PACIFIC
1 Year

YOUR OTHER JOB
Full Time GFI

FUN FACT
Diane has to teach after Ben the GFM every Wednesday… pressure on!!

QUOTE FROM ONE OF OUR MEMBERS
"Diane’s class is fantastic I have really noticed my core has improved since starting doing Pilates regularly on a Wednesday."

Jacqui Fourie

PROGRAMS INSTRUCTED
RPM & HIIT

YEARS OF EXPERIENCE
6

YEARS AT SOUTH PACIFIC
2

YOUR OTHER JOB
I co-own and operate an Obstacle Race called ‘The Warrior Challenge’ and have a line of protection gear called ‘XTGGEAR’ aimed at Obstacle Racing and various forms of exercise and training

FUN FACT
I love watching shark documentaries! Shark cage diving in South Africa was one of the most thrilling yet terrifying experiences of my life

QUOTE FROM ONE OF OUR MEMBERS
What can I say... Jacqui is the most fantastic cycle instructor! She is a great motivator, you so feel that you are a part of a group all striving for increased fitness while having lots of fun! It is so easy to find time to go to one of her classes.

Trish Kam (Devi)

PROGRAMS INSTRUCTED
Yoga (various styles)

YEARS OF EXPERIENCE
15yrs daily personal practice, 5yrs teaching experience

YEARS AT SOUTH PACIFIC
1

YOUR OTHER JOB
Actress, model, filmmaker, dancer

FUN FACT
Along with her passion for Yoga & movement, Trish’s other passion is performing & film, SHE is currently making a short fantasy film for submission to Cannes & Sundance Film festivals next year!

QUOTE FROM ONE OF OUR MEMBERS
“After Trish’s classes, I feel more flexible, with better control of my breathing rhythm & it gets rid of mental stress from the week & helps me with better focus. It’s a wonderful way to end the week!” Sue Chin