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Fitness classes in Newton Abbot town centre

Sarah Hilliard

Sarah has always been involved in health and fitness. This started as a child, where Sarah proved to be a fantastic swimmer with achievements both at club and county level. Sarah has worked in the leisure industry for over 14 years. Starting as an instructor and working at management level for Circa Leisure PLC and Holiday Inn, but always coaching fitness classes. Sarah can be described as a very personable and caring fitness professional with a wealth of experience. Sarah also runs a successful Bowen Therapy practise at Seale Hayne, which is located near the Work it studio. From 2016 Sarah will continue to focus on her Pilates courses which are based on the needs of her participants, helping her clients to achieve their goals for flexibility and posture.

Diana White

Diana has taken over the running of Work It from August 2017 and has a wealth of experience in the fitness industry. Diana started her fitness career after a serious illness. After successful rehabilitation Diana trained in ETM, Freestyle Yoga, TRX and Pilates. She went on to further training for rehabilitation and diagnosed chronic conditions to be able to give back to other people who are in a similar situation to what Diana experienced during her illness.
Diana is also a successful Holistic therapist running her own business Whitessence (Fitness & Wellbeing) at Seale Hayne near the Work It Studio. Her treatments range from therapeutic massage, the Dornmethod to Reiki.
Diana is described as warm, smiley, caring, active, genuine and loves nothing more than making a difference in people's lives, helping them on a journey to better health and fitness.

Richard Hilliard

Richard has also been involved in sport since a child with swimming at club level and weightlifting at school. He went on to complete a National Diploma, HND and Degree in leisure. These qualifications were utilised in the industry with the management of both wet and dry leisure facilities. Richard maintained his passion for fitness coaching both on the gym side and through classes. Richard also ran children's classes at a variety of schools in the Newton Abbot area for 5 years while his own children were growing up (now they are teenagers! where did the time go?). In August 2017 Richard passed the fitness baton on to Diana White who will continue his legacy as Richard continues his other career in recruitment. Richard still runs a successful Bowen Therapy practise at Seale Hayne, which is located near the Work it studio.