Simone Merkli (Simi) is a former Swiss Champion in rhythmic gymnastic and received a professional dance education at the Ballettschule Theater Basel under the Direction of Amanda Bennett. After school, she went to Berlin to work at the Friedrichstadt-Palast. In 2008, Simi returned to Switzerland to do a Bachelor degree in Sports and Media Science. Ever since she is working as a teacher and coach for athletes, private groups and companies. Her work style is challenging and demanding but always with a sense of humor and loads of positivity.