Worldwide Directory of Classical Instructors
1st, 2nd & 3rd Generations
Lineage is essential. The worldwide directory of classical Pilates instructors lists over 1,400 professionals who completed comprehensive training with the most distinguished classical 1st & 2nd generation instructors whose training lineage comes directly from Joseph & Clara Pilates. (3rd generation instructors click link below).
The worldwide directory of classical instructors offers an opportunity to network with other like-minded instructors, and it's a great referral source for your students who travel. If your contact information is not up to date, or you aren't listed, colleagues and potential clients cannot find you. Please provide updated information throught the Contact page.
The worldwide directory of classical instructors also helps contribute to our collective high standards of practice through professional association and recognition of classical instructors, as well as helping to protect the public interest by providing a well-known and trusted referral source for students.
As a 3rd generation instructor you are welcome to join the Academy Directory if you completed a comprehensive training program with 600+ apprenticeship hours under the direct supervision of a 2nd generation instructor currently listed in The Academy. Please click the link below to download a recommendation form and follow the instructions:
- You are a 2nd generation instructor who was certified by, or who studied extensively with one or more of the following 1st generation classical master teachers: Romana Kryzanowska, Jay Grimes, Kathy Grant, John Winters, Eve Gentry, Carola Trier, Bruce King, Bob Seed and Robert Fitzgerald. Certification requires at least 600 hours of apprenticeship, which includes thorough instruction in technique, as well as rigorous verbal and written examinations.
- You are a 3rd generation instructor who was certified by, or studied extensively with one or more 2nd generation instructors currently listed in this directory. Certification requires at least 600 hours of apprenticeship, which includes thorough instruction in technique, as well as rigorous verbal and written examinations.
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worldwide directory of classical instructors
Ideally, our muscles should obey our will. Reasonably, our will should not be dominated by the reflex actions of our muscles.
- Joseph Pilates
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