Tiffanie - Aerial Hoop Instructor

Tiffanie grew up as a competitive gymnast, training out of Flip City from the ages 3-13. After she stopped competing in gymnastics she discovered competitive cheerleading and fell in love with the sport. She competed until she was 17, finishing off her career by going to Worlds. Due to needing surgery, she had to say good bye to competing, but kept her foot in the door by coaching and continues to coach today. 

In 2013 Tiffanie was introduced to pole fitness, and found hoop soon after. She quickly excelled in hoop at AcroFit and has begun taking instructor training so that she can share her passion for hoop with others.

Amy - Pole Fitness Specialist

Amy grew up in B.C. on a small farm.  It wasn't until her late 20’s while living in the U.S. she got into fitness.  Amy was looking for a fun, challenging but non-repetitive form of exercise and that's when she discovered pole dance fitness.  In 2011 Amy became a certified Pole Fitness Instructor from PDIC in Las Vegas.  In addition to pole fitness Amy received her Aerial Yoga teacher certification in 2013.  The stretching and relaxation that comes from aerial yoga is a perfect compliment to the strength, body conditioning and confidence she has gotten from pole fitness.  Amy enjoys spending her free time with her little dog, two cats and horse. 

Tiffanie - Aerial Hoop Instructor

Teghann - Pole Fitness Specialist

Teghann grew up in Kamloops in the Okanagan and moved to White Rock 4 years ago for school. She has been doing pole 3 years now and says it's the best thing to happen in her life. Teghann loves trying new things on the pole, becoming stronger and more flexible in such a fun way.  Her passion for pole shines through when she passes her knowledge, enjoyment, and technique on to her students.

Teghann - Pole Specialist

Desiree Day - Co-Owner/Operator

Desiree had an extensive gymnastics career, reaching Senior High Performance and competing at five Canadian National Championships. She has a background in retail operations management and currently works in human resources at the Port of Vancouver. At AcroFit, Desiree plays an integral consulting role in all aspects of operations. She is also the proud mom of baby Dylan. You will often see them "hanging" around the gym.

Tiffanie - Aerial Hoop Instructor

Amy - Pole Fitness Specialist

Teghann - Pole Fitness Specialist

Alternative  Fitness


Teghann - Pole Fitness Specialist

Photo credit: Miranda Gathercole

Brook - Aerial Specialist

Brook - Aerial Specialist

Brook - Aerial Specialist

Brook has been a gymnast from a young age and made the smooth transition to training at the Vancouver Circus School and at the prestigious National Circus School in Montreal.  She has also been coaching gymnastics and circus arts for the past 5 years.  Specializing in Aerial Silk, Hoop, Static Trapeze and currently getting her Pole Fitness certification, Brook is a priceless asset to the AcroFit team and looks forward to developing the health, fitness and skill sets of AcroFit's clientele.

Darren in Cirque du Soleil's "Delirium"

Darren in Cirque du Soleil's "Saltimbanco"

Darren Bersuk - Owner/Head Trainer

Darren has had a charmed career as a veteran of Cirque du Soleil stages, spent 7 years on the Canadian National Gymnastics team, is a certified Fitness Trainer, and a specialist in Sports Nutrition.  After spending 2 years as the Director of the Vancouver Circus School's professional development program, Darren decided to open up a facility that encapsulates all of his passions and interests over his 30 year career - 10 years as an elite athlete and a whopping 20 years as a successful professional acrobat and coach.  For more on Darren's credentials, photos and videos, please visit www.DarrenBersuk.com.

  • ISSA Certified personal fitness trainer
  • Titleist Performance Institute (TPI) Certified Trainer
  • 7 Time Canadian National Gymnastics Team Member
  • Many years with Cirque du Soleil starting in 1996 - "Mystere" in Las Vegas, "Delirium" North American tour, "Saltimbanco" World tour - and still doing gigs with Cirque's Special Events division
  • Certified Gymnastics & Trampoline Coach
  • CPR & AED Certified
  • Masters Degree in Business Administration