Best Instructors of 2017: Charlotte

Living in Charlotte has many perks, but we think one of the best is the top-notch instructors who call this city home. From spirited spinners to uplifting yogis and beyond, ClassPassers in Charlotte have access to amazing workouts taught by knowledgeable and inspiring instructors — but which deserve the top honors? We asked and you answered — these are Charlotte’s Best Instructors of 2017!

Tai Dorn | Yoga One – Central

“Tai always plans very well before class… always has something very meaningful to say to the class to think about and take us out of our busy lives for that hour. Always a very well planned flow class. An amazing workout. You can tell everyone feels happier after being in her class.” –Karen

She puts so much effort and passion into her Deep Stretch classes — they are like none other in town!” –Glenna

“She’s like a soothing but powerful wave.” –Sarah





Shane Lucas | Flywheel – Charlotte, Yoga One – Central

“Shane is the type of instructor you’re excited to see despite knowing he’s going to have you work hard. His classes are therapeutic — no matter how I feel walking in, I know I’m walking out feeling like I can do anything. Love him!” –Holly

“Shane is a great motivator. As someone who is not in the best shape but loves working out, I need someone who knows my name and pushes me. If I come every week or once a month Shane smiles and motivates all who cross his path!” –Sarah

“Shane is always inspiring, motivating and makes his class feel strong powerful and confident. I always feel invigorated after working out with him. You can tell how much he loves his community and how much of himself he puts into each and every class.” –Marie

“Shane is always motivating and pushes everyone who takes his classes. He teaches you how to have integrity in your poses, in yourself, and in the effort you’re bringing to class.” –Moriah


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