1st. FLOOR, 1ra. PLANTA
CN340 Km.134, Sotogrande
Exit 132 (Pueblo Nuevo Guadiaro)
On Service road /Via de Servicio
(next to/ al lado de Mercadona)
(upstairs/ arriba de Versach )
+34 691 565 991
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Olga Sotomayor y Hurtado de Cox, studied in the America High School in Lima, Perú where she became an athlete at 12 years old and developed her passion for theatre. She studied Tourism, English and Drama. Her interest in sports and health took her to develop a fitness career since her arrival in Spain with her husband Graham, from the Galapagos Islands, 30 years ago. When their son Alex started in the International School at Sotogrande, she opened Gym Tonic Sotogrande in 1993, where she has trained over the years many clients in aerobics, step, fitness and personal training, after giving classes in Sotoclub, La Duquesa Golf Club and Leisure Club.
Member of AFAA (Aerobics and Fitness Association of America) since 1991, FEDA (Federacion Española de Aerobics y Fitness) 1992, trained by Step Reebok 1993, Nutrition for Sports and Dance by The American Heart Association 1991, Aromatherapy ITEC 1992 , graduated in Naturopatía from SINTEC, (Alternative therapies for Health) Quiromasage, Reflexology, Iridiology, Shiatsu, Bach flowers, Homeopathy, Phytotherapy...from 1997
She was the first trainer to bring the steps from the U.S.A. to Sotogrande in 1994.
In 2003, after a knee injury, from 7 hours daily of step classes...Olga went to Madrid for a year to study with international teachers from American Polestar Pilates Education . She bought the Pilates machines and small equipment and turned Gym Tonic into Pilates Studio Sotogrande, to start all over again!
Again Olga Sotomayor, sotopilates, was the first trainer to introduce the Pilates machines to the area in 2004.
Olga during all these years has shared her fitness and health knowledge writing articles in the main Sotogrande and Costa del Sol magazines and newspapers. She also appreared in a Marbella TV programme for 2 years.
She took, since then, script writting classes and took part on a local movie as an actress in 2011 and 2014.
Olga has received many awards, even the Oscar de Marbella and La Medalla de los Reyes Catolicos from the European Forum, for her life dedication to work with passion, responsability and curiosity.
Olga teaches the Pilates Method in private sessions and small groups, by appointment, sharing her training experience, Bach Flowers, Diets and Feng-Shui tips...all with her holisitc touch.
Visit her blog: elblogdeolgasotomayor.blogspot.com and youtubechannel: olgasotomayorcox