Acrobat, Personal Trainer

London, UK

As the mesmerising butterfly in Cirque Du Soleil’s LUZIA, Shelli captivated audiences all over the world.
A particular favorite of the kids, her character brought pure joys and an exuberant energy to this captivating leading role.
Shelli’s career has been dedicated to fitness, starting out as a gymnast and transitioning to a circus performer and more recently into a fitness and performance coach.

As a performer with Cirque Du Soleil, Shelli got to perform in 23 cities up-to 3 performances a day. Working in a high-performance environment with elite athletes and coaches, Shelli knows the value of resilience, teamwork and self-belief; anything is possible with the right mindset and hard work. Whether as an Aerialist and High Diver at The House of Dancing Water, or at LUZIA, Shelli has always pushed herself to the next level, making constant and noticeable progress with each new skill she undertakes.

‘Being human I have had my own fluctuations in life understanding how challenging and frustrating it can be to meet fitness goals or recovering from injury.

Shelli believes your fitness journey and experience should be fun and enjoyable, you should look forward to your gym session. It’s a place to socialise as well as to push your own personal limits and see how hardy you are. As well as physical strength it’s also about mental strength and incremental improvement. Shelli will help you or your kids find their inner butterfly.