Buying Second-Hand Pilates Apparatus: weighing up the advantages & disadvantages

Avant Pilates & Fitness Studio - Chile

Moving abroad, Pilates studio closing, upgrading apparatus, apparatus unused and gathering dust, ex-showroom or ex-exhibition are all headlines on adverts or reasons given for owners selling their Pilates Kit. In this blog, Chris Onslow takes a closer look at the advantages and disadvantages to consider when buying a second-hand bargain. Buying pre-owned Pilates apparatus may…

The Align-Pilates Mat!

Why we love this mat! This mat is 100% recyclable and also free from PVC and latex! It's 10mm thick, this gives your body comfort throughout your Pilates repertoire. This mat is perfect for home or studio use…or even the beach in our case! You can take your mat anywhere… Promise yourself 10 minutes of…

Pilates Rotational Discs

Why we love the Rotational Discs: These discs are fantastic for developing strength balance and control; we also love how they develop your perception and awareness of alignment. You can use them to measure range of movement and compare your left and right side. What are they made of? They are made from high quality…

Align-Pilates Pro Ring 14″ AKA The Magic Circle

The Magic Circle can support or challenge you within your exercises. It can also help your body understand how to better direct your energy to improve your elongation patterns and improve your organisation of alignment by giving your body feedback in the correct direction to maintain or to move towards, within your Pilates repertoire.

Pilates Predictions: Incorporating your Pilates Business into the European Wellness Market (pt 1)

Avant Pilates & Fitness Studio - Chile

Integrating your micro, small or medium-sized Pilates business into the Wellness market seems to be a sensible plan for any Pilates instructor, Physio Therapist with Pilates interest or Pilates Studio Owner.  The first step to doing this is to understand the nature of the Wellness market and look at trends within it which you might decide…