About Pilates

PILATES

A system of exercises using special apparatus, designed to improve physical strength, flexibility, and posture, and enhance mental awareness.

Reformer Workout

What is Pilates

Pilates is a type of mind-body exercise developed in the early 20th century by German physical trainer Joseph Pilates, after whom it was named. Pilates called his method "Contrology". It is practiced worldwide, especially in Western countries such as Australia, Canada, the United States and the United Kingdom.

Pilates developed in the aftermath of the late 19th century physical culture of exercising in order to alleviate ill health. There is however only limited evidence to support the use of Pilates to alleviate problems such as lower back pain. Evidence from studies show that while Pilates improves balance, it has not been shown to be an effective treatment for any medical condition other than evidence that regular Pilates sessions can help muscle conditioning in healthy adults, when compared to doing no exercise.

Pilates Benefit

1. Develops body awareness and control

2. Reduces pain

3. Improves posture

4. Helps maintain weight

5. Relieves stress

6. Strengthens core

7. Boosts energy

8. Improves focus

9. Helps you get better sleep

10. Improves flexibility

Pilates Stretches
Yoga Mats

Pilates equipment

  • Mat

  • Magic Circle or Pilates Ring. 

  • Pilates Band or Resistance Bands. 

  • Pilates Reformer. 

  • Spine Corrector

  • Cadillac or Trapeze Table. 

  • Pilates Chair. 

  • Ladder Barrel or Barrel. 

  • Foam Roller.