Made a New Year’s resolution to get fit? Just because you haven’t kicked into gear yet, doesn’t mean you still can’t. We’ve got a special membership offer just for the month of February. Don’t ditch your New Year’s resolutions. ‘Take two’ on the new year and get your membership in order, and we’ll give you two (2 weeks that is) free!
Sign up to any of our memberships (see below and on our pricing page) in February, and you will get:
2 weeks free (the first and last week)
a Pilates and Co. tank (for the first 25 sign-ups)
ABOUT OUR CLASSES
Pilates & Co. is a boutique Pilates reformer studio, with ten reformer machines so when you do our standard group classes you get quality training and attention from our instructors. Our timetable has over 40 classes a week which are a mix of Pilates reformer at all levels (beginner and intermediate), MetCon, our own brand of Reformer HIIT and our Mums and Bubs classes. We also have Small Group classes, as well as 0ne-on-one bookings available with Pilates instructors and an exercise physiologist.
HOW PILATES & CO. MEMBERSHIPS WORK
Memberships are the most cost-effective way to regularly attend our sessions. They can be tailored to suit how often you want to attend (from 1 to 4 sessions per week). Commit to a set amount of sessions per week – you choose how many. You can attend any group class on the timetable with these memberships.
Memberships can be set up online or over the phone using either your bank account details or credit card. Available membership packages are:
Things you need to know about memberships:
- Memberships are taken as a weekly direct debit and are a 12-week commitment or 6-month commitment for the 4 session option.
- Memberships can be placed on hold once per 3-month membership and twice per 6-month membership period for 2-4 weeks.
- This hold period will extend the length of your membership.
- Sessions do not roll over to the following week.
CLAIM THE OFFER
To claim this offer simply click through to one of the options above and sign up through our online system or via the Pilates & Co. app. You can also contact the studio by phone or email to set up your membership, or if you have any questions.
If you haven’t visited our studio before, contact us about our free orientation class to check us out.
Fitness isn’t hard, but it can easily get uninspiring when workouts are the same day-in-day-out. To keep things fresh, mixing it up a little – in life and in fitness – is the key!
Sure, we all have our favourite exercise habits but after a while, the same exercise can be repetitive on the mind and body to a point where the body does not get the desired results. This type of exercise becomes more of a maintenance program. Don’t get me wrong MOVEMENT is the key but MIXING IT UP with your movement can be even better!
In my many years in the fitness business, I see and speak to clients and members who are not getting results. They fall into the trap of doing the same thing when they come into the studio or club. This may feel safe for them as they are not getting out of their comfort zone or it may fit into the allotted time they come to exercise. I understand that CHANGE can be hard but hey sometimes we gotta make the change.
Fitness – How do I mix it up?
Here is my easy “How To” when it comes to making some overdue changes to your fitness routine:
1. See a personal trainer every so often
If you are a member of a gym then many health clubs offer small group training or personal training. These are particularly good if you have an injury or timeline to hit your goals as the PT will monitor you individually and give you new routines, exercises and thoughts.
2. Take your fitness workout outdoors
Add an outdoor run or walk to your weekly sessions or start training for an event, fun run or even a half marathon. You might even want to take it up a notch and make it a hike in the hinterland with a group of friends! Mt Warning is a ripper! Choose social but active fitness events.
3. Add Yoga or Pilates to your regimen
These both tick the box for adding a bit YIN to your life. If you are fast paced like me and need to stop and practice a little deep breathing then add this to the repertoire! Increasing your recovery will increase your results!
4. Go to a group fitness class in your gym or studio
Groups are great! Especially ones that you normally would not attend like Zumba, Met con or Reformer HIIT. This helps you experience a new training format and gives you greater appreciation to other training modalities. Plus training in a group is highly motivating.
My list could go on but my challenge to you is to just make one achievable change and make it a high priority. Try a few different things until one resonates with you but it has to put you out of your comfort zone just a bit!
Belinda Survilla is the Pilates & Co. studio manager and takes regular classes at the Miami studio, including orientation
Back pain is something that 70-90% of the Australians will likely experience, and herniated discs can be a common reason for this. Pilates is a great core strength builder and can often be recommended by health professionals to those that are at risk of back problems. But discs can also affect the way you move in Pilates.
Back Pain and Herniated Discs
As if having a herniated disc isn’t bad enough, current studies show that at least half of herniated discs spontaneously de-herniate! In fact 66% of people in this study experienced disc reabsorption without surgery. This is a huge number and shows that in general, we get a little precious about our spinal discs. As a Pilates instructor, I meet people who have back pain and mores specifically some sort of disc injury (past or present) nearly every day.
Our intervertebral discs are our spines shock absorbing system, cushioning between vertibra. The outer layer of the disc is annulus fibrosis which is a firm but flexible coating over the nucleus pulposis which is a softer jelly like substance. When the disc is herniated, the nucleus pulposis pushes through the annulus fibrosis causing irritation to nerves and potentially pain.
Herniated Discs affecting your Pilates
In my experience, most clients who have experienced disc injury tend to overprotect their spines, causing rigidity and tight muscles. Working with clients to move well, safely is so achievable! Pilates is a wonderful method of movement to create balance, strength and flexibility throughout the body as a whole, setting good postural habits for life. If you are experiencing any discomfort due to disc injury, contact a qualified clinical Pilates instructor near you or contact us for a clinical Pilates appointment – firstname.lastname@example.org.
Belinda Survilla is the Pilates & Co. studio manager and takes regular classes at the Miami studio, including orientation for new members.
Flash Sale on NOW!
All of our session packs are 25% off for 24 hours only. Keep warm and get your body summer ready through winter with us.
50 pack only $800 (save $200)
25 pack only $422.50 (save $140)
10 pack only $187.50 (save $62.50)
5 pack only $97.50 (save $32.50)
Get yours by clicking on the online store tab.
Can you believe we opened our doors 2 years ago? We will be throwing a party to celebrate and you’re all invited! As part of the celebrations, we will be offering free classes on Saturday plus a very special Pilates Fundamentals workshop with Rafael. Raf will be your guide as you explore how to better connect with your deep muscles. This workshop is perfect for anyone wanting to improve control and core function and understanding a little more about Pilates concepts and fundamentals. You can also pick up some amazing bargains on the day and leading up to the day. Here are the deals you can score –
Sign up to any membership from 18th April through to our Birthday on 13th May and you will receive 2 weeks free! Yes that’s right, from the date you sign up you will pay nothing for 2 weeks.
Then there is our class and private packs –
10 pack – $220 (only $22 per class, save $30)
25 pack – $525 + 5 free classes (only $17.50 per class, save $150!)
50 pack – $850 + 10 free classes (only $14.15 per class save $350!)
5 pack privates – $375 (only $75 per private save $75)
You can get yourself a pack or shout that someone special at these very special prices. Don’t forget to book your free session and workshop, spaces are limited.
Healthy food shouldn’t be difficult or expensive. There’s nothing better than a salad that’s quick to make and packed full of flavour. We love sharing healthy food ideas with our members at Pilates & Co. Try this Asian-inspired salad that also makes use of your zoodle grater or spiraliser. You will not be disappointed!
Asian Inspired Zoodle Salad
Many thanks to Mrids from Amealia for sharing this delicious and nutritious recipe with us. We love healthy food, so check out our other recipes too.
Total Time: 10 mins (how good is that!)
- 1 Zucchini
- 1 Carrot
- 1 Cucumber
- 1 Tbsp Peanut Butter
- 1 Tsp Toasted Sesame Oil
- 1 Tbsp Apple Cider Vinegar
- 1 Clove Of Garlic Grated
- 1 Tsp Grated Ginger
- 1 Red Chilli Chopped up and 1 Squirt Of Mayo (Optional)
- 1/2 Lemon or Lime
- Basil to Dress
- Salt and Pepper To Taste
1. Spiralise the carrot, zucchini and cucumber to look like noodles.
2. Throw all the remaining ingredients in a mason jar or a container you have in hand and give it a good ol shake.
3. Pour over the veggie noodles and toss to coat, top with Basil
Only a few spaces are available to attend Integral Yoga this coming Saturday. Bookings are essential for this workshop starting at 11:30am. Pilates & Co. members can attend this yoga, meditation and pranayama workshop for free!
We are so excited to share with you our brand new challenge! Kick Spring off to an awesome start getting stronger, leaner and more flexible on our Find Your Flow Membership. Sign up for 30 days and you’ll receive 4 sessions every week. This challenge costs $60 per weeks (4 weekly payments on direct debit). You can attend any Pilates Reformer or Met.Con session at any time on this Membership
You are also invited to attend our Find Your Flow Workshop on Saturday September 3rd at 11am where Pilates & Co team members will share some of their awesome knowledge about health and nutrition. We will also get the challenge started early with a full circuit challenge utilising the cadillac, chair, barrel and reformers!
The best part about this challenge is that it doesn’t end after 3o days, you have the opportunity to keep feeling and looking amazing with the Find Your Flow Membership, these memberships are strictly limited.
Contact us to sign up or for more information.
Our last challenge was amazing but this one is going to be even better!
We had such an amazing response and so many of you asked when the next challenge was going to be – well here it is! It all starts Saturday 4th June at 10:30am, where all the challengers will meet at the studio and receive a nutrition talk with our challenge mentor Paachi. You can find a bit more about her here – LIVE THE FIT LIFE. We’ll have our Fit3D scanner ready if you choose to have a scan and your challenge registration pack will be handed out. It is crucial that you make this meet up to ensure the best start for your challenge. You will leave with your meal plan, diary and shopping list so that you can do your shop for the week and get your pantry sorted for the following week. DETAILS –
- Starts 6th June and runs until 5th July
- Any 4 sessions + free yin yoga session per week
- Weekly email
- Registration pack (These include a P&C muscle singlet, smart & sassy oil sample, Prana On Intrastrength and protein powder samples, flex band and meal plan with diary)
- Extra nutrition talk with Paachi at the half way mark
Early Bird (paid before Monday 29th May)
Registration $49 + $60 per week DD or $240 upfront
Registration $69 + $70 per week DD or $280 upfront
2 hour shopping experience with The Stylist Trade
Prana On hamper pack
Ready to sign up? Email us – email@example.com and let us know if you want to set up a direct debit or pay upfront. We’ll have you all set up and you’ll have your space in the challenge confirmed. Our last challenge filled up in a few days so get in quick to avoid disappointment!
We are throwing a party and you’re all invited! May 14, we’ll be running free reformer, barre, yoga and met.con classes plus you might score a prize or giveaway from Lululemon or The Source Miami.
Our session packs will be discounted too so pop over to say hi and pick yourself up a bargain!