Tempo-pilates-student-of-the-month-PengPeng has been a regular at our E8 | Hackney studio for over 4 years. Find out about her history at Tempo Pilates and her local favourites below.


When and what made you decide to join Tempo Pilates?

January 2014, in a bid to get trimmer for my wedding.


How many times a week do you come?



What I like the most about Tempo Pilates is…

The fab teachers 🙂


What other forms of exercise do you enjoy?

I try to include boxing at least once a week, just to inject a bigger dose of cardio into my routine.


What is your favourite Tempo Pilates playlist Tune?

Currently, George Ezra’s “Shotgun” on the July 2018 playlist seems very fitting for the London mood we’ve had of late.


What’s a great film/exhibition/concert you’ve seen recently?

Picasso 1932 at the Tate was a delight.


Any favourite local places for food and drinks you can recommend?

Netil 360 for casual drinks in the sun, Coupette (Bethnal Green) for solid cocktails, Brat (Shoreditch) for Basque-inspired cuisine, and Cây Tre (Shoreditch) for easy, tasty Vietnamese bowl food.


What’s your guiltiest pleasure?

Love Island.


What motivational quote do you associate with?

“Success is a series of small wins.”