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A few months ago, I connected with Brooke in Los Angeles for an amazing fundraising event for our beloved colleague Mari Winsor. The book gives you all the basic begginer, intermediate, advanced and very advanced exercises to do on your own.

Great history of pilates and the mindset behind the method.

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My first Pilates book ever! What profession other than your own would you like to attempt? This book is great!

What is your idea of earthly happiness? And that is a very important thing to mention sildr I tge explain in a bit more detail later on. Jul 25, Andrea rated it it was amazing Shelves: We need to make the exercises as safe and harmless as possible so even if the people do not go into them wholeheartedly at least they will not suffer any long term consequences.

My kids, my friends, my family, good health and lots of laughter. It feels great on my body. Jan 07, Debbie rated it really liked it. He changed the exercises for each individual to apply it to his needs and a wanting outcome. Now to return to what I mentioned when I started writing this review. The practice is actually called Contrology, but so many people just called it Pilates after Joethat when his estate tried to get the name copyrighted, a very naive judge threw the bodt out of court, saying the name “Pilates” was as well known as “yoga” and therefore could not be copyrighted.


How wonderful to have a book with all the same exercises in it that I was learning in my Pilates Mat classes. With Pilates you will not only streamline your figure–you will dramatically improve your posture, flexibility, and balance, and enhance your physical and emotional well-being.

As a pilates silr of over 17 years, I continue to refer back to this book for clear cues on the mat exercises. What turns you on creatively, mentally or physically about the Pilates method? Jan 01, Ann M rated it liked it Shelves: This book has a very good introduction to Pilates, with the basic pilaes a Beginner’s guide to mat Pilates This book serves as a good beginner’s guide to the basic mat Pilates as taught by the J.

With all of that knowledge and with the advanced medical research I have found that some things do not sit well with me regarding his teachings. Years later when I was able to finally tak Wonderful book with very clear instructions and pictures that even a beginner can follow, but also offers advanced exercises for the more seasoned Pilates practitioner. I haven’t read any other books on pilates, but I have a pretty good background in physical fitness. She pilated Pilates under the famous Romana Kryzanowska who was Pilates’ disciple.

I also thought the modifications for beginner, intermediate, and advanced were perfect! Have to say I’m not that impressed with Pilates. Paperbackpages.

Originally developed by Joseph H. You must be logged in to post a comment. I also enjoy reading about Joseph Pilates and how the Pilates method came about. However, not all of the exercises are comfortable or even doable for someone of my age and abilities, at least without a personal trainer.

She pilztes one of the people who will lead Pilates into brolke new era. If you don’t know much about Pilates, th I borrowed this book from the library to provide a practical resource for some Pilates work at home. About Brooke Siler Brooke Siler is the co-owner of re: Apr 08, Shannon rated it liked it Shelves: This is a good book for beginners in pilates because it has: If you don’t know much about Pilates, this is a more traditional approach, aligning itself directly through a lineage of instructors going back grooke Joseph Pilates himself.


It’s derived mainly from yoga — but yoga classes are a lot cheaper, as well as generally being equally concerned with the spirit as with toning the body. Clear pictures, and alternate difficulties for those just starting, intermediate, and advanced so you can always bodj at your comfort level.

I love this book! This is a great way to develop your own at home Pilates routine with the authors help. Good overview of where to start with modified beginner exercises.

This is a good primer if I’m rusty and need to get the technique down. This book is so well used that the binding has fallen apart.

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This is another aspect of this book that I highly appreciate. Rather good for illustrating the form needed in Pilates.

What is your favorite Pilates exercise and why? I like much of her imagery and use it when teaching and practicing. It also lacks more beginner exercises Great reference book.

Inside the Pilates Studio: Brooke Siler

May 01, Gloria rated it really liked it. AB–provides a ssiler, easy-to follow program of Pilates exercises that can be done anywhere, anytime, and without machines. What is your favorite Pilates word?

What did you learn today? Return to Book Page. Apr 28, Olga rated it liked it Shelves:

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