What is Pilates?
Pilates, pioneered by the late Joseph Pilates, is a mind-body exercise system designed to optimize physical fitness in people at every level of physical ability.
Joseph Pilates (1880–1967) was a German expatriate who first made his mark in England during WWI.
He developed a series of exercises and innovative equipment to help prisoners of war regain strength and mobility.
When Joseph Pilates immigrated to New York, the local professional dance community discovered that his conditioning technique, called ‘Contrology’.
It helped prevent injury and improve strength while maintaining long, even muscle tone.
What is STOTT PILATES®?
STOTT PILATES® is a contemporary approach to the original exercise method pioneered by Joseph Pilates– Merrithew.com
Co-founders Lindsay G. Merrithew and Moira Merrithew, along with a team of physical therapists, sports medicine and fitness professionals, have spent three decades refining the STOTT PILATES® method of exercise and equipment.
This resulted in the inclusion of modern principles of exercise science, fascial fitness and spinal rehabilitation, making it one of the safest and most effective methods available.
This clear and detailed approach forms the basis for STOTT PILATES® training and certification programs.
STOTT PILATES® is used by rehab, post-rehab and prenatal clients, athletes, celebrities and everyone in between.
STOTT PILATES® exercises help both men and women of all ages develop optimal strength, flexibility, endurance and posture, without building bulk or stressing joints.
The perfect complement to cardiovascular exercise, athletic training or rehabilitation, STOTT PILATES® can help you tone your body, feel revitalized and move with ease.
Next, learn about the 5 Basic Principle of STOTT PILATES®.
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1) We wipe & disinfect all equipment used before and after our private session
2) Our instructor practice safe distancing & wash their hands in between sessions
3) We are the lead Pilates studio in Malaysia providing complete private classes without disturbance or shared workout space
“Pilates is the best gift to pamper yourself with upon age 40, going towards age 50, and beyond 60 years old.”
Jun Xian . Yap
Physiotherapist & Pilates Instructor
Managing Partner of WIF Pilates