Do you call the nation’s capital home? Thankfully, there are thousands of fitness instructors in the city to get you moving. ClassPassers in DC voted these two as the most moving, inspiring and encouraging teachers.
Here are the winners of instructors of the year for 2016. Show them some love by signing up for their classes, stat! (And psst: to see a full list of the winners in every ClassPass city, check this out.)
Instructor at The Studio DC
He makes magic happen.
“He takes you out of asana and into the mind. He gets you to a place where you begin to practice magic within.” – Hillary
He transforms you.
“He’s truly a wonderful instructor who brings a great balance of attention to the physical and mental benefits of yoga, and his classes always leave me feeling satisfyingly exhausted as well as mentally re-centered.” – Reena
He brings inner peace.
“Davis has changed my life spiritually. He has brought new meaning to my drishti and shown me the direction to my inner peace. In addition, he has helped me to drastically reduce and soothe pain in some serious problem areas of my body. He has taught me to treat my body with mercy and give it the mental attention and care it deserves.” – Alexi S.
Instructor at Definitions
He creates a welcoming space.
“Earl’s class is always one of my favorite parts of the week. He is positive, encouraging and always has a killer playlist. He puts a lot of thought into creating these dynamic workouts in a fun and positive atmosphere.” – Natalie P.
He pumps you up.
“Not matter what kind of day I’m having, Earl greets me by name with a big smile and gets me dancing in the warm up. His playlists and little jokes throughout class keep me smiling, and you can tell he truly loves helping people reach their goals!” – Clare
He strengthens you.
“I started coming to Definitions early in my ClassPass days almost two year ago. I’ve loved watching Earl and DeShay’s studio grow, and they’re the driving force! Earl has pushed me out of my comfort zone the entire time, and I’m so much stronger for it!” – Amber S.