MAT Pilates and REFORMER Pilates
We bring you both Mat and Reformer Pilates. Our mat classes are at our first floor studio at 39 Huddersfield Road Holmfirth HD9 3JH.
Our brand new reformer studio is opening at 131 Huddersfield Road Bridge Mills (Opposite LIDL) HD9 3AX
Mat Pilates is practiced on a Mat with both standing and floor based exercises. An educational class where you can feel your posture aligning and core strengthening over time.
Reformer Pilates is a class using Reformer apparatus. A specialist class that brings a whole new dimension to your Pilates workout.
This class is a perfect place to learn, we strip things back to basics focusing on the foundations of Pilates. Taught at a slower pace, this class teaches you the fundamentals of breath work, posture, alignment and core control.
We recommend all first timer to try and book onto this class.
Our signature class suitable for all levels. A class prescribed to your energy levels, work with your body and learn to Strengthen, control and lengthen your muscles, discover how your body flows with your breath as it moves through the challenges.
A minimum of 6 classes is recommended to see results and build up your confidence and skills on the carriage before progressing to a Pilates Heat class.
A session that brings you heat to the muscles and gets the endorphins pumping around the body.
This class raises the heat rate and challenges the physical body. It requires a strong Pilates practice foundation and offers you a strong and stabilizing workout.
PILATES SPORT (REFORMER ONLY)
45 minutes of strength & conditioning including plenty of standing Pilates, a full body workout, challenge your co-ordination, strength and mental focus.
This class uses advanced moves to stretch and strengthen your muscles, not a class for the faint hearted!!
Pilates Over (60)
It becomes more important for us to focus on strength and core control to support the body as we approach older age.
This class lowers the intensity to really focus on form and technique, suitable for anyone wanting a slower pace. Incorporating mindfulness, the class ends with a relaxation
Pilates Restore (REFORMER ONLY)
30 minutes of deep stretches to lengthen the body and release any tension and stresses you may be holding onto within the muscles. Followed by a 15-minutes of breath-work and mindfulness to calm the mind, body and soul.
This class will bring you a feeling of rest, relaxation, reset and you will be ready to go.
Please just message us below and we will give you a call and explain a little more, answering any questions for you. Classes are delivered with clear and non-technical instruction. We prefer to be hands and will gently correct your technique in a reassuring way. Our approach is positive and uplifting and you will be encouraged to always work at their own level.
Joseph Pilates original method was called CONTROLOGY
This historic video of Joseph Pilates teaching is amusing and can look a little brutal when he manhandles his clients. Pilates these days is lead by instructors with strong understanding and knowledge of physiology and anatomy. His original exercises have been adapted and developed to bring a modern exercise method.
Pilates Exercises in Classical Order
One Leg Circle
One Leg Stretch
Double Leg Stretch
Rocker with Open Legs
Side Kick Kneeling
Leg Pull – Front
One Leg Kick
Double Leg Kick