We always like to hear news from the Irish bitcoin scene. And today, we received an email from Sinéad Nic Clámha Pilates who have announced that they are accepting bitcoin for their bundles of pilates classes, available online at http://sncpilates.com/. The press release is below, but we followed up with Sinéad to ask for some background as to why she choose to accept bitcoin and be first Pilates instructor in Ireland to accept Bitcoin payments, and here’s what she said.
Sinéad Nic Clámha Pilates now accepts Bitcoin payments for my five and ten class packages for group Pilates classes in Dublin 15.
SNC Pilates is the first Pilates instructor in Ireland to accept Bitcoin payments. Pilates classes packages can be bought for both Castleknock Community Centre and Phibblestown Community Centre where I run classes every Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, and Friday.The five class package is €60 or around 0.3 BTC and the ten class package is €100 or 0.46 BTC.
Pilates is a series of workouts involving non-impact exercises to develop flexibility, balance, strength and inner awareness. It was designed by a physical-culturist named Joseph Pilates.
Who is Sinead?
Sinead has been teaching Pilates since 2012. She has a National Qualification in Exercise, Health Studies and Personal training along with an Advanced Diploma in Pilates Matwork, both from the National Training Centre. She’s qualified to instruct classes from beginner through to advanced levels, and to teach special populations including Pre and Post-natal clients and more elderly clients.