FitMixx is run by Katie Symes who is a National award-winning instructor based in Newcastle upon Tyne. Katie is very passionate about community fitness which she has now taught for over 9 years.

As well as being Level 2 Exercise to Music qualified Katie also holds licences for; Zumba, Zumba Gold, Zumba Kids, Zumba Strong, Zumba Toning, Zumba Sentao and Piloxing.

Katie is an Ambassador for the amazing #ThisGirlCan campaign, which encourages all women to get moving regardless of age, shape, size or ability.

Katie regularly raises funds for charity through her classes and events, and has led the Bright Red blood cancer charity warm up for the past four years.

FitMixx classes suit all fitness levels and there is no experience needed. There is always something fun to look forward to with several themed classes, social parties and events throughout the year. We are very friendly, so come and join us!

Outside of classes Katie enjoys spending time with friends, family and fiance Luke and lots of cuddles with the family dog Ollie. Katie is also a competitive dancer in Ballroom, Latin and Classical Sequence and is learning to play the Piano.

a group of my Zumba Gold ladies AND MYSELF on stage at Peter Kay's 'Dance for Life' charity event at metro arena

special beyonce

zumba class

warming up the crowd at the bright red charity fun run