Anke Hauerstein studied at the The Martha Graham School in N.Y.C. for four years, graduating in 1991. She worked with several different choreographers in New York and Germany until 1996.
During her dance training in New York, she discovered GYROTONIC®, and was fascinated with the freedom gained through this movement system.
In 1998 she opened her own Studio for GYROTONIC® in Berlin.
At the same time, she intensively studied Taijiquan and Qi Gong in the Institute for Martial Arts and Health in Berlin.
From 2000 to 2008 she was invited to teach Taijiquan at the Hans Eisler University in Berlin.
In 2003, Master Zheng Yi certified her for Qi Gong of the Four Seasons.
In 2002, after being introduced to Grand Master Chen Xiao Wang representing the Chen Style, she became a member of the WCTAG (founded by Chen Xiao Wang and Jan Silberstrorff). She was trained by Master Jan Silberstorff and received a trainer certificate in 2006.
In 2006, after many years of studying with Juliu Horvath, the founder of GYROTONIC®, Anke Hauerstein was certified as a GYROKINESIS® Master Trainer, and now provides a complete eductation in GYROKINESIS®.
In 2011 she became a Specialized GYROKINESIS® Master Trainer, granting international GYROKINESIS® certifications.
Since 2009 Anke Hauerstein certified is a GYROTONIC® Master Trainer and teaches also the education for GYROTONIC®.