Zahra is a Personal Trainer and Group Exercise Manager, specialising in exercise to music and group cycling classes. Other areas of expertise include pre- and post-natal training, weight loss and weight training.
Zahra hails from Tooting, South London, and has been with us for over 11 years. Prior to this she graduated with a first-class Sport Science BSc degree. Zahra also currently works as a UK Master Trainer and Presenter for the Indoor Cycling Group. Zahra believes in making exercise enjoyable for all and helping people stay fit and heathy.
Zahra’s tried her hand at a range of sports and events including swimming, football, kickboxing, street dance, half marathons and she’s even signed up to do a 100km walking event next year.
Turn up the energy with this fast-paced 30-minute aerobic workout. Elevate your heart rate with jumping jacks and ice skaters. Challenge your legs with lunge pulses and knee raises. And condition your upper and lower body with squats and push-ups.
Welcome to the first session in our series of six Young People’s workouts. This workout is designed to help you feel fitter, stronger, more mobile and bursting with more energy to do the things you love.
In this session there’s a short warm up, three sets of exercise, and a cool down and stretc...
Zahra is here to help you Attack! your next workout. Join her for this 30-minute Attack! style class which aims to get the body moving as much as possible. You'll not need any equipment for this class, just plenty of space and a can-do attitude. This is a challenging routine which aims to increas...
Unleash your inner strength and raise your heart rate with this 30-minute martial arts workout. Zahra takes you through 2 routines with punches, kicks and drills, which you’ll bring together before learning a third and final combo, which brings in some floorwork.
Get your whole body moving and raise your heart rate with this 30-minute class. Work your way up to a full aerobic routine involving box steps, lunges and ‘Superman’ side steps, before finishing with a powerful round of jacks, sumo squats and ice skaters.
Unleash any pent-up frustration or aggression with this martial arts work out. You’ll start with a dodge, knee strike and box step routine, and move on to a powerful kick and punch sequence, before bringing it all together at the end.
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Prepare to pulse those squats low and lift those knees high in this simple but challenging 30-minute workout. Zahra will get your body moving as much as possible to increase your heart rate and burn calories.
This aerobic workout is made up of 3 mixed intensity cardio blocks – expect some fancy footwork along with some high knees, hops and squat holds. Then you’ll finish by working on your core with some plank and push-up drills.
Get ready to shoot some hoops and skate some ice in this cardio routine that gradually increases in intensity. It's split up into 3 sections that you'll learn individually and then put together at the end with everything you've got.