Dream It and Be It, this Summer!

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

We may be in your area next! Check out these exciting Summer Conventions and Trade Shows:

July 13-15
Gold’s Gym International
Convention & Trade Show

Las Vegas, NV

August 5-9
DCAC International Fitness / Personal Training / Mind-Body Conference & Trade Show
Alexandria, VA

August 12-16
IDEA World Fitness Convention
Anaheim, CA

August 20-23
Can-Fit-Pro Toronto
Toronto, ON

View a complete list of events for 2009!


What's New at our
Corporate Training Centers?

Upcoming training dates at our Corporate Training Centers:

Toronto, ON
Intensive Mat-Plus™
starts July 6

Intensive Reformer

starts July 20

Intensive Cadillac, Chair & Barrels

starts August 10

Tribeca, NY
Intensive Mat-Plus™
Spanish - starts July 6
French - starts August 10

Denver, CO

Workshop Weekend
July 17-19

Intensive Mat-Plus™
Spanish - starts July 6
French - starts August 10

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

Training Dates Worldwide

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

Special Event

Exclusive Intensive Mat-Plus Retreat
Eloro Terra di Mare, Sicily, Italy
July 3-10

Continuing Education:
Spotlight FAQ

Q. How many credits are awarded for a STOTT PILATES workshop?

Click here for the answer

Exercise of the Month

Back Extension

Back Extension

Targets back extensors and abdominals eccentrically and concentrically; shoulder girdle mobility

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

Where do you want to go with Pilates? From mending a sport or dance-related injury to working towards the next level of fitness, attaining STOTT PILATES® certification through one or many of our in-depth courses or even setting up a new Pilates studio in your area - it’s always best to determine your end goal before embarking on any mind-body journey. There is a plethora of possibilities, and a multitude of ways to get there. Be sure to congratulate yourself along the way! Every triumph you have made is a significant stride towards overall health and wellness, and a bit of a career boost never hurt either! So whatever your plans are for this Summer, know that you can lean on STOTT PILATES for support, expert advice, great instruction and coaching along the way.

Yours in good health,

Lindsay & Moira Merrithew
Co-founders, STOTT PILATES®

Exclusive Promotions
Buy a Reformer and recieve the accessories FREE

Buy any STOTT PILATES® Reformer

and receive all the accessories you need for FREE†
- a value of up to $740!

FREE two hour hosted workshopBuying Reformers for Your Studio or Fitness Facility?

Book a hosted Intensive Reformer or Group SPX™ Reformer Training course this month, and take advantage of a FREE two hour hosted workshop.

Father's Day

Just in Time for Father’s Day!

Choose from two DVDs; Pilates on the Green, Vol. 1 & 2 or our all‑in‑one Pilates for Golf Power Pack and save 25% off the retail price.** Access our Father’s Day offer

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

In the News

European Symposium
Highlights of the European Symposium
On April 25 and 26 in Essen, Germany STOTT PILATES held its first-ever European Symposium for the European fitness industry. From a fantastic line-up of workshops to round-table discussions and exclusive sales – this event had it all! Read European Symposium highlights here.
Add Punch with Props!
Resistance equipment comes in all shapes and sizes – from soft‑weighted Toning Balls to proprioceptive tools like the Fitness Circle® resistance ring and even the economical Flex‑Band® exerciser. Follow Master Instructor Trainer, John Garey as he guides you through six of his favorite Pilates with props exercises.
Enhance Your Career With Pilates
Want to Enhance Your Career with Pilates?
Consider This: More than 10 million people are participating in Pilates worldwide, and there is a shortage of instructors to meet this demand. Before you make the career transition, visit IDEA’s official STOTT PILATES® page for some wise words from the experts.
Photo Contest Winner Photo Contest Update
Everyone’s asking…”Who’s the winner of the Group SPX Max™ Reformer”? We’d like to sincerely thank everyone who submitted photos and shared their story with us. The contest is now closed and the winner and runner‑ups will be announced and featured in the July newsletter. The contest was a huge success!

Success Stories

Open Forum

  • What’s your favorite DVD?
  • The most challenging workshop in which you ever took part?
  • What do you think about our new e-store?
  • Are you blown away by the V2 Max Plus™ Reformer*?

Something on your mind? Tell us what you think…about ANYTHING! Good, bad – we want to hear it all. To share your thoughts, please email

We look forward to hearing from you!

Featured Products

This Month Only: Buy the Split-Pedal Stability Chair with Handles for Only $999 USD

Split-Pedal Stability Chair

Build a powerful full-body workout with the STOTT PILATES Stability Chair. If you are looking to sculpt and tone your muscles, improve athletic performance or rehabilitate an injury, this versatile piece of equipment is ideal to help meet your goals. It's a compact piece with the ability to address almost all muscle groups providing upper and lower-body and core strength conditioning. With STOTT PILATES’ signature professional quality and durability, you are sure to derive a lifetime of benefits from the Stability Chair, and these three DVDs will provide you with hours of programming options. A savings of $425.85!


  • Stability Chair with Handles
  • Essential & Intermediate Stability Chair, 2nd Ed. DVD
  • Split-Pedal Stability Chair DVD
  • Athletic Conditioning on the Stability Chair DVD
Available only in black.

To Order: Call 1-800-910-0001 ext. 264 or email