The world has gone MAD!

What a beginning of the year it has been. Just in 3 months we have had some great changes and positive obstacles that we love to tackle head on. My studio is 17 years old with over 400 clients and I can promise you, this has come through blood, sweat and tears for 17 years….

CARE – Mind, Body & Soul

I just had the wonderful privilege of training 3 new course facilitators for Of-CourseOnline and Pilates Unlimited – the Art of Movement. What stood out most during this course, was our intense discussions regarding ‘the human element’! We teach movement and exercise and with this comes all the frills and spills of anatomy, movement principles…

Kinetic Precision Study

kinetic precision study 2014 copyright 2014 View PDF Here: Kinetic precision study 2014 Copyright Introduction Exercises should be performed correctly in order to ensure the correct muscles are used and activated. Unfortunately for various reasons exercisers do not always perform a movement or exercise correctly and as a result the individual does not get maximum…

Personalities & Exercise!

The Art of Understanding Your Clients Mentally can take you to the next level of Success.  Why is it that some people can find it within them to give it their all when it comes to exercise and others have to literally be pulled out of bed? Have we ever considered the various personalities that…

Cut the ‘beeep’ & Move Together

IS IT POSSIBLE TO BUILD A POSITIVE MOVEMENT COMMUNITY? For the Love of Movement… please can we focus on what is important? MOVEMENT, EXERCISE, HEALTH & LIFE! Today you can read about every form of Pilates, although some might argue there is only ONE, every form of cross-training, every gym program, different forms of Yoga,…

Do You Get It?!

What is happening out there in the health and movement industry? Are our ears deceiving us? There are four types of people: 1. Those who know that they don’t know. 2. Those who don’t know that they don’t know. 3. Those who know that they really do know.  4. Those who think they know, but…

The INTERNAL MAGIC of Pilates!

Pilates has a power like no other, where bodies transform, minds rest, souls heal, joints cry with tears of joy and muscles feel the warmth of the blood surging through the body allowing the elasticity of fibers and tendons to create a feeling of WOW!  What happens when you do not see the change happening within…

Exercise INFLUENCES!

Health & Wellness is seen absolutely everywhere! If you are not on the bandwagon then you are losing out on something truly amazing….! The question is….why are some people NOT on the health Band Wagon? There are 4 very simple reasons: The health industry makes many people feel very uncomfortable as they watch people upload…

What causes your Shoulder PAIN?

So you reach to take a mug out of the cupboard and …. ouch… then you try and take your shirt off and …. ouch …. then you try and put the grocery bag on the kitchen counter and ….. ouch and then let’s not forget how that twinge hits you when you are trying…

Cricket Sport Specific Training

Training professional Sportsmen/women can be daunting as well as extremely exciting and rewarding.  This is one of our longer blog posts but a sport progress report cannot be short 😉 We want to create the best programs for these professionals. As Movement Professionals, we are required to have certain skills and information at our fingertips.  It goes…

Sliced Bread & Shoulder Stability

So many many years ago, we never knew how amazing the invention of sliced bread would be? We didn’t even know we needed sliced bread until we saw it! What a huge convenience sliced bread is…no need to cut the bread, just open it and spread it!  What is the bonus of this amazing invention?…

The life force of Movement

At some point in our life, we decided to embark on a CAREER IN HEALTH. It sounded like an amazing job…you get to help people, be healthy yourself and not have to sit behind a desk. Besides the obvious perks above, there are some things that we never thought of: The fact that dealing with…