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November 2001
In the News

STOTT PILATES* has been featured in two recent issues of Canada’s Flare Magazine. Flare’s October 2001 issue included a "Cross-Canada Shape-Up" article, highlighting the best in fitness across the country. Included was information about the STOTT PILATES Studio in Toronto, and several of our STOTT-trained instructors and affiliated facilities across Canada. To read this feature, please click here

In the November 2001 issue, Flare’s fitness feature is all about strengthening your core. Moira Merrithew was consulted for this article, which includes tips on the best ways to strengthen your abdominals, as well as information on the benefits of the
STOTT PILATES method, and training at home with STOTT PILATES videos. To read this article online, please check Flare Magazine's web site in the near future.

Other recent press coverage includes:
  • Moira was featured on the cover of the Fall 2001 edition of ECA News.
    Moira also contributed an article to this issue.

  • Spa Magazine’s 2002 Worldwide Guide features an article on pilates, including some information about STOTT PILATES.

  • The October 2001 issue of Hour Detroit featured Equilibrium Studio, a STOTT PILATES training facility in Bloomfield Hills, Michigan.

  • Tulsa World daily newspaper recently made mention of STOTT PILATES Essential Matwork 2nd Edition video.

  • The Columbus Dispatch featured an article on core training, which mentioned the effectiveness of the STOTT PILATES Fitness Circle Exerciser.

  • The September 2001 issue of Personal Fitness Professional featured an article on "Group Exercise Instruction," highlighting STOTT PILATES Intensive Mat-Plus group training program. The issue also included information on STOTT’s latest video releases: the 2nd Edition Matwork Series, Primary Matwork and the Split-Pedal Stability Chair Workout.

  • The Seattle Times recently ran an article on core training, including information on STOTT PILATES and the Fitness Circle exerciser.

  • FiveStarReviews.com recommended several of STOTT’s Matwork videos for home exercisers.

  • Running Room Magazine, October 2001, features an article on "Pilates as Cross Training," with input from STOTT PILATES Instructor Trainer Connie Ierullo, of The Pilates Body.

  • The Worcester Telegram & Gazette recently wrote an article about STOTT-certified instructor Tammy Plaxico and her BodyMind Balance studio, and highlighted the benefits of pilates exercise.

    If you are a STOTT PILATES Instructor who has been featured or mentioned by the press, send us your press clippings and we’ll send you a package of 12 attractive STOTT PILATES post cards for your effort!

STOTT EDUCATION: Course Updates and Additions

We have scheduled our 2002 Rehabilitation courses!

RMR1: Lumbar & Shoulder Stabilization on Mat & Reformer: April 17-20
RMR2: Peripheral Joint Rehabilitation on Mat & Reformer: May 29 to June 1

We will also have a new Comprehensive Program starting January 21, 2002.

Please note the following changes to the 2002 course calendar:
(Toronto location only)

Injury & Special Populations:
MARCH 25th to 28th, 2002 - monday to thursday
(was March 26th to 29th)

Weekend Mat-Plus & Reformer Intensive:
MARCH 22nd to 24th, 2002
(was March 29th to 31st.

Please contact Brigitte at extension 246 or brigitte@stottpilates.com to register or for further details. If you would like to receive our education brochure with course descriptions, prerequisites and fees, please forward your mailing address to education@stottpilates.com

Visit our website regularly for information on NEW and upcoming courses including:

  • United Kingdom: Intensive Mat & Reformer
  • Syracuse, New York: Intensive Reformer
  • Lexington, South Carolina: Intensive Mat & Reformer; Injuries & Special Populations
  • California: Injuries & Special Populations (with Moira Merrithew)
  • St. Paul, Minnesota: Intensive Cadillac, Chair & Barrels
  • Calgary, Alberta: Intensive Mat

Learn more about becoming a STOTT PILATES Instructor

To learn more about becoming a STOTT-Certified instructor visit www.stottpilates.com/education.html . To find the STOTT CERTIFICATION CENTER nearest you visit www.stottpilates.com/centers.html . Stay tuned for a list of STOTT-Certified Instructors worldwide. We're putting the finishing touches on our web-based searchable instructor data-base and will let you know as soon as it's live!

Have an invigorating month!


Holiday Warm Up! In the month of November, when you buy a STOTT BUCKS gift certificate for a friend you will receive 10% off any STOTT video.

To order, please visit our online store.


STOTT will be at the following tradeshow, where we will be exhibiting our equipment and offering the following CEC and Mini Sessions:

ECA Miami
Radisson Deauville oceanfront resort
November 7-11

Friday November 9th
  • Essential Matwork with John Garey
  • Fitness Circle with John Garey
  • Stability Chair with Moira Merrithew
Saturday November 10th
  • Flex-Band with John Garey,
  • Power Fitness Circle with John Garey, 11am-12:30pm
  • Mat-Plus with Moira Merrithew, 1:30pm-3pm
Sunday November 11th
  • Stability Chair with Moira Merrithew, 8:30am-10am
  • Power Fitness Circle with John Garey, 12:30pm-2pm
  • Power Matwork with John Garey,

Tradeshow Hours
Fri. Nov. 9, 5pm - 8pm
Sat. Nov. 10, 12:30pm - 7:30pm
Sun. Nov. 11, 10am - 3pm

Contact sales@stottpilates.com to learn about special discounts for those who attend this show!

For more events, visit our Events page.

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