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Education + Business Background

*Opened Shape Dat Body Aerobics - 1990

*Master Trainer at Nobody's Fitness teaching Pilates and Personal Training from 1995-2005

*Bachelor of Fine Arts - NSCAD

*Master Trainer/ director/ performer at inesS Circus. Specializing in Pilates, Gyrotonic, Pole, and Aerial Fitness

*Healthy Eating and Weight Loss Certificate with Can Fit Pro

*Personal Trainer with Can Fit Pro

*Certified GYROKINESIS® aND GYROTONIC® Level 1 and 2 Trainer

*Pre-Trainer for GYROKINESIS® and GYROTONIC®

*GYROTONIC Archway Certification

*GYROTONIC Applications for Shoulder Girdle, Pelvis, and Scoliosis 

*Advanced Stretching Technique Certification (Bendy Kate)

*Floor Flow - Marlo Fisken

*Aerial Silks  level 1-3 Certified - Born to Fly™

*Aerial Sling  level 1-3 Certified - Born to Fly™

*Trapeze level 1-2 Paper Doll Militia

*Aerial Rope Level 1 - Paper Doll Militia 

*CPR and First Aid

*Certified Stott Pilates Mat and Reformer instructor 

*Pilates Chair certification with Balanced Body

*TRX instructor certification 

*200 Hour YTT - vinyasa yoga

*BUTI yoga certified instructor

*Rigging Certificate and Fall Arrest - Hercules

*rigging inspection certificate- Hercules

*Aerial Rigging Safety certified - Delbert Hall

*Circus Anatomy - circus doc

*Anatomy in Clay


Professional Development Workshops over the years in person with Lisette Croll, Jennine Butterfly, Bendy Kate, Vane Lunatica, Terri fierce, Yuri Marmerstein, Erin Ball, and many more 

EVENTS directed and produced by Christy Sanford

Various Breakdance competitions in Halifax from 1998-2003

Atlantic Pole Fitness Championship presented by InesS® Circus 2013, 2014, 2015

Halifax Theatrix  - 2017, 2018, 2019

Spinning with the Stars - 2017, 2018, 2019

various other events with inesS® Circus since she opened that business in 2005

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