Location: Austin, Texas
LanVy Avent, originally a Pilates teacher and Yoga teacher. Her certifications are:
Franklin Method Educator
Masters in Body Art and Science International Pilates – BASI
Ron Fletcher Pilates
Balanced Body Pilates – BBU
Nationally Certified Pilates teacher- NCPT
E-500 YRT Yoga Alliance – YACEP
Scolio-Pilates Authorized Practitioner
Traditional Chen Style Tai Chi
LanVy Avent is the owner and Instructor of Obelisk Pilates-Yoga studio on Lake Travis in Austin Texas and works at the University of Texas – Main Campus. She has a passion for teaching others to achieve their maximum potential in Mind-Body-Soul development.
She develops custom Pilates and Yoga programs for each client, drawing from several disciplines in order to increase flexibility, improve posture, and protect the skeletal system by developing core strength, exercising the muscles and joints, and teaching how to use one’s brain to improve body function. She teaches dynamic alignment and how to move the body to stay youthful and energetic.
Her last certification achieved was Pilates for Scoliosis through Covid time! She studying with Karena Thek. Her interest in scoliosis began when many scoliosis clients came to her studio. She realized that Pilates could help clients with Scoliosis. Scoliosis clients are so happy with her new exercise program in Franklin Method and Scolio-Pilates techniques. In addition to teaching at her own studio, Obelisk Pilates in Austin, Texas, LanVy teaches at ScolioAustin, also in Austin, Texas.
She has over a thousand hours of training with the best teachers and schools in the USA to find the best ways to help her clients. She has over 20 years of teaching experience. She is manually trained in NCPT, YACEP, FM, and Scoliosis but also enjoys being able to mentor instructors and clients.
LanVy Avent was born and raised in Saigon, Vietnam. She lives in Austin Texas with her husband (Robert Avent) and her lovely chihuahua (Bandito). She loves to travel to see the world and meet people. She spends her free time walking her dog and cooking Vietnamese food for her husband and friends. She also gardens and sails and windsurfs with her husband.
She has taught in United States, Jamaica, and the Dominican Republic. She welcomes all levels – one on one and small or large groups to come take one of her classes or study with her on the road to a happy body and happy mind.
Authorized Scolio-Pilates® Practitioner since September 2022