What is Aerial Silks?

Step into the captivating world of Aerial Silks at Athfit Studio! Aerial silks offer a unique and enchanting way to express yourself while pushing the boundaries of your physical capabilities. Combining creativity, exercising, flexibility, and music, this art form takes you on a mesmerizing journey of self-discovery.

Picture two lengths of fabric gracefully suspended from the ceiling, defying gravity, inviting you to climb, twist, and manoeuvre with strength and grace. Under expert guidance, you’ll learn how to skillfully wrap the silks around your body, achieving cool and awe-inspiring poses that enhance your flexibility and body awareness. As you gain experience and confidence, you might find yourself tumbling down the length of the silks, performing jaw-dropping spins, and captivating your audience with your elegance.

Aerial dance training used to be exclusive to Olympic-level gymnasts and circus performers. But now, Athfit Studio brings this enchanting form of expression to the public as a dance and fitness program. The beauty of Aerial Silks knows no bounds, making it accessible to individuals of all ages and backgrounds. Whether you’re a child, an adult, or even someone in their golden years, anyone can unlock their artistic potential through Aerial Silks.

Leading our Aerial Silks classes is the remarkable instructor, Poorva Karnik. With an impressive background as a National gold medalist in the Indian tradition sport of Rope-Mallakhamb, Poorva is also a yoga practitioner and a psychology graduate. Her diverse expertise and passion for aerial arts shine through as she guides students on a captivating journey of self-expression and physical mastery.
Having discovered circus arts, particularly Aerial Silks, at the end of her competitive career in Rope-Mallakhamb, Poorva went on to complete her teacher training for aerial silks in Vienna. Becoming the youngest certified instructor in India, she ventured into conducting classes in Pune, inspiring and sharing her knowledge with over 100 enthusiastic learners over the past five years. Not only an exceptional teacher, but Poorva has also performed aerial silks at prestigious events in Hyderabad, Bangalore, Jaipur, and various festivals, including Jio Wonderland.
Join us at Athfit Studio for an extraordinary experience with Aerial Silks. Embrace the opportunity to express yourself like never before, explore your artistic abilities, and embark on a fitness journey that transcends the conventional. Unleash your creativity, improve your flexibility, and strengthen your body while being guided by the expertise and passion of our exceptional instructor, Poorva Karnik.
Whether you’re a seasoned performer, a fitness enthusiast, or simply curious about this captivating art form, Aerial Silks welcomes you with open arms. Don’t miss the chance to be part of this exhilarating experience. Elevate your physical and artistic capabilities while discovering the beauty of Aerial Silks at Athfit Studio!