STOTT PILATES Newsletter April 2009

Aspire for Greatness, this April!

STOTT PILATES is a Senior Partner of IDEA
Health & Fitness Association

Exclusive Promotions | News | Success Stories | Featured Products | Events | Workshops & Courses | FAQ | Exercise | Jobs
In this issue:

Events & Tradeshows

T’is the Season for Exciting Trade Shows, Conferences & More…

April 2-5
Yoga Pilates Conference & Tradeshow
[Get your FREE Trade Show Pass]

April 15-19
Body Mind Spirit
Santa Clara, CA

April 23-26
Essen, Germany

April 25 & 26
STOTT PILATES European Symposium
Essen, Germany

April 23-26
IDEA Fitness Fusion Conference
Rosemont, IL

View a complete list of all events for 2009!


What’s New at our
Corporate Training Centers?

Upcoming training dates at our Corporate Training Centers:

Toronto, ON
Comprehensive Matwork & Reformer
Starts April 27

Denver, CO
May 1-3
The 2009 STOTT PILATES® Tour presents a full weekend of workshops.

Tribeca, NY
The Summer-Winter schedule has arrived!

Join us on the 2009 STOTT PILATES Tour.
Coming soon to a city near you!

Also visit our website for upcoming workshops and courses held by our
LTCs and Hosting Centers.


Continuing Education:
Spotlight FAQ

Q. Will my STOTT PILATES certification courses count towards my CECs?

Click here for the answer

Exercise of the Month

Half Roll Back

Half Roll Back

Targets arms & abs.
View the exercise of the month.

Job Board

Visit our online Job Board for a list of Pilates instructor positions worldwide.
Facilities looking for STOTT PILATES instructors may fill out a Job Board submission form.

Toronto Head Office Careers
If you’re passionate about Pilates and you’re looking for a rewarding, fun and fast-paced career, check out our available positions.


Newsletter Archive

View previous issues of the STOTT PILATES Newsletter

Dear Friends,Lindsay & Moira

Spring is here, and with the changing seasons, there is no better time to pause and appreciate all of the beauty around us while celebrating the landmarks we have made over the past few months. You may be exuberant about your studio’s successful Reformer program, grateful for your prosperous career as a Pilates instructor or even for making mind-body fitness a priority in your daily routine, but by working at such a rapid pace, we often miss the moments that we work so hard for. This month, take a moment to realize how far you’ve come — you’ll realize a newfound sense of pride and fulfillment that will easily accelerate your inexhaustible quest for mind-body success.

Yours in good health,

Lindsay & Moira Merrithew
Co-founders, STOTT PILATES®

Exclusive Promotions

One-on-one BundlesSmall Space, Big Profits!

STOTT PILATES® presents our
One-On-One Studio Bundles† – ideal for small Pilates businesses with limited space!

Set up your studio today.

Save 25% on any Flex-Band DVD or exerciserStretch & Strengthen Your Way
to Fitness with the Flex-Band®!

For this month only you can save 25% on any DVD from the Flex-Band Series and any Flex-Band exerciser.**

Access April’s Flex-Band offer

Visit our brand-new e-store, to browse our entire line of equipment and accessories.

In the News

The Perfect Balance

Making important decisions is part in parcel with owning a successful club or studio. How does one satisfy the needs of clientele and staff simultaneously while maintaining a healthy ROI?

Active AgingTaking Sports & The Body Seriously
Classic forms of athletic training and conditioning include running laps and lifting weights, but the most physically prepared athletes of all are incorporating Pilates into their workout routines to increase body awareness and prevent injury in a more gentle, holistic manner. Find out why more and more professional athletes are gearing up for Pilates!

Calling all Fitness professionals, STOTT PILATES® Certified Instructors and Pilates enthusiasts alike – The 2009 STOTT PILATES Tour is coming soon to a city near you! All stops feature a selection of our most popular workshops, led by world-renowned Master Instructor Trainers and Instructor Trainers. There are no prerequisites for these sessions – anyone can attend!

European Symposium
STOTT PILATES® is Coming to Europe!
If you live in Germany or nearby, plan to attend FIBO, or if you are looking for an amazing training opportunity - join us at the Sheraton Essen in Germany on April 25 and 26 for two jam-packed days of cutting-edge workshops led by world-renowned Master Instructor Trainers! All fitness professionals are welcome to the
first-ever STOTT PILATES® European Symposium!


A Picture is Worth a
Group SPX Max™ Reformer†*!

Great news to all Licensed Training Centers and STOTT PILATES equipped studios – the STOTT PILATES® Studio Photo Contest has been extended for one more month due to popular demand! If you think you have the studio that outshines, outperforms and outclasses them all – don’t miss your chance to submit the winning photo! You could add a Group SPX Max™ Reformer†* to your facility’s footprint in a flash!

View contest details

Featured Products

Bundle Up and SAVE Big!

Stability Chair BundleSplit-Pedal Stability Chair Bundle
Helps rebalance muscles and provides a full-body workout for high-performance exercisers and athletes, fitness enthusiasts, as well as rehab clients. Includes: Stability Chair with Handles, Padded Platform Extender; Reformer Box and 2 DVDs: Essential & Intermediate Stability Chair, 2nd Ed. and Split-Pedal Stability Chair Workout.

Ladder Barrel BundleLadder Barrel Bundle
Designed for serious core conditioning and increased flexibility and mobility while challenging core stability and strength in every Pilates enthusiast, from beginners to the fully conditioned athlete. Includes: Ladder Barrel, Padded Platform Extender; Maple Roll-Up Pole; Gripper Mat and 1 DVD: Complete Barrel Repertoire.

Introducing the STOTT PILATES® Deluxe Rotational Diskboard! Deluxe Rotational Diskboard

Equipped with horizontal and vertical mounting slots, our ground-breaking Deluxe Rotational Diskboard, allows you to alter the location of the disks providing a variety of foot placement options.

Two models are available, one for SPX model Reformers and one for all other the STOTT PILATES Reformers.